The People In The Trees by Hanya Yanagihara

In recent months I have been working through some of the books that I have had on my shelves for years but haven’t got round to reading previously. One of these books was Hanya Yanagihara’s 2013 debut novel, The People In The Trees. In 2015, Yanagihara’s second novel, A Little Life, was shortlisted for the … Continue reading The People In The Trees by Hanya Yanagihara

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Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

October saw the publication of Unsheltered, the latest novel from much loved writer Barbara Kingsolver. I also had the chance last month to attend an event at my local Waterstones to hear Barbara talk about her work which made for interesting listening, and left me keen to find out more about the world she has … Continue reading Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

The Corset by Laura Purcell

One of the books I received in the November crime and mystery box from My Chronicle Book Box was The Corset by Laura Purcell. The Corset is Purcell’s second novel, following on from The Silent Companions which is a book I have had my eye on for a while. So I was excited to get … Continue reading The Corset by Laura Purcell

The Anatomy of Dreams by Chloe Benjamin

A few months back I read and enjoyed Chloe Benjamin’s second novel, The Immortalists, so when I spotted a copy of her debut, The Anatomy Of Dreams, I had to pick it up! This award winning debut which was originally published in 2014 is a love story in which we meet a couple and how … Continue reading The Anatomy of Dreams by Chloe Benjamin

The Last Family In England by Matt Haig

As a big fan of Matt Haig, having enjoyed both his fiction and non-fiction writing, I was looking forward to reading The Last Family In England. Originally published in 2004, it was one that caught my eye recently, both due to its interesting concept, and because there is a dog on the cover (I’m always … Continue reading The Last Family In England by Matt Haig

Blog Tour – The Winters by Lisa Gabriele

Today I am excited to share my review of The Winters by Lisa Gabriele as part of the blog tour! As soon as I heard about this book, I knew it was one that I needed to read as it is inspired by one of my all time favourite novels. The Winters is a thriller … Continue reading Blog Tour – The Winters by Lisa Gabriele

Blog Tour – Still Lives by Maria Hummel

Today I am excited to be sharing my review of Still Lives as part of the blog tour! This is the latest novel by Maria Hummel, and it is a book I had seen a lot of on social media. I was also intrigued to see this was one of Reese Witherspoon’s book club picks, … Continue reading Blog Tour – Still Lives by Maria Hummel