Undercurrent by Barney Norris 

As avid readers, we often find ourselves immersed in various genres and stories, listening to different voices with whom we can happily spend many hours. But less often, you might find a voice that feels familiar to your own, and for me, Barney Norris is one of these writers, and I was thrilled to receive a proof … Continue reading Undercurrent by Barney Norris 

January Round-Up – The Books I Read In January 2018

This month I managed to read and review six books, which isn’t as many as I usually read in a month but it’s been a difficult month for me including illness so I haven’t been feeling my best! Here is a reminder of what I blogged about this month with links to each in case … Continue reading January Round-Up – The Books I Read In January 2018

Blog Tour – Turning For Home by Barney Norris

Today is publication day for Turning For Home, the second novel by Barney Norris, and I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour! I loved Norris’ debut novel, Five Rivers Met On A Wooded Plain, so was very excited about reading this one! Turning For Home was initially written about the Boston … Continue reading Blog Tour – Turning For Home by Barney Norris

My Top 10 Books of 2016

As the end of the year approaches it is the time of year that readers and bloggers look back at those books that we loved the most this year. And in 2016 I managed to read 83 books covering a range of genres, and it was difficult to pick just 10 from this list as … Continue reading My Top 10 Books of 2016

April Round-Up – The Books I Read In April 2016

I had a busy month in April but managed to fit in five books, all of them fiction: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven by Chris Cleave (Sceptre Books) – My first read of April was a wonderful, moving novel set during the Second World War. Inspired by his grandparents experiences during the war it is a … Continue reading April Round-Up – The Books I Read In April 2016

Five Rivers Met On a Wooded Plain by Barney Norris

Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain is the debut novel from playwright Barney Norris and it is a debut I was very excited to read. Within its pages are the stories of five different people, five different lives that one day collide... ‘That is the secret meaning of this quiet city, where the spire … Continue reading Five Rivers Met On a Wooded Plain by Barney Norris