June Round-Up – The Books I Read In June 2017

June has been a busy month for me with a much needed holiday and a house move meaning I haven’t been able to read as much as I had hoped. However, I still managed to read and review eight books! Here is what I said about them... Beartown by Fredrik Backman (Atria Books) – My … Continue reading June Round-Up – The Books I Read In June 2017


Blog Tour – Exquisite by Sarah Stovell

Today I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour for Exquisite. This is the debut novel from Sarah Stovell and it is a book I had heard a lot about through social media with its stunning cover and intriguing plot resulting in a fair bit of excitement. And as I read the … Continue reading Blog Tour – Exquisite by Sarah Stovell

The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

One of the books selected by my book club for this month was The Wonder by Emma Donoghue. This is the first of her books I have read although I have Room on my ever growing TBR. I was drawn to The Wonder having been intrigued by the premise and its historical setting so was … Continue reading The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

Fairy Loot Unboxing – June 2017

Today I am very excited to be unboxing the June Fairy Loot! Fairy Loot is a monthly subscription box focusing on Young Adult fantasy titles. You can get a single box for £26 per month (plus VAT and shipping) or you can choose to subscribe for 3 or 6 months. I am currently subscribed to … Continue reading Fairy Loot Unboxing – June 2017

Tin Man by Sarah Winman

I was familiar with Sarah Winman’s previous works prior to reading her third novel, Tin Man, but hadn’t got round to read them. I had heard good things about previous novels When God Was A Rabbit and A Year Of Marvellous Ways so was delighted to receive a beautiful proof copy of Tin Man which … Continue reading Tin Man by Sarah Winman

Broken Branches by M. Jonathan Lee

Broken Branches was the first book received from new independent publishers, Hideaway Fall. This is the fourth novel by M. Jonathan Lee, and with its promise of a sinister tale about a family curse, I was looking forward to finding out more... This novel focuses on Ian Perkins, a man who moves back to an … Continue reading Broken Branches by M. Jonathan Lee

The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce

One of the books I was most looking forward to reading this year was Rachel Joyce’s latest novel, The Music Shop. I am a fan of Rachel Joyce’s writing, having enjoyed her previous works which include the bestselling The Unlikely Pilgrimage Of Harold Fry and its companion novel, The Love Song Of Miss Queenie Hennessey. … Continue reading The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce