October Round-Up – The Books I Read In October 2019

This month I have continued with my blog break and October was another good month for me where I managed to read eight books... The Confession by Jessie Burton – I started the month with one of my most eagerly awaited books for this year, the latest novel from Jessie Burton who is a favourite … Continue reading October Round-Up – The Books I Read In October 2019

February Round-Up – The Books I Read In February 2019

February wasn’t as productive a month for me reading wise, and I did find myself in a bit of a reading slump mid month. That said I still managed to read and review five books, you can click on the titles below to read my reviews! My first read of the month was The Binding … Continue reading February Round-Up – The Books I Read In February 2019

The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell

Laura Purcell’s second novel, The Corset, was one of my favourite books of 2018 so I was keen to read her debut novel, The Silent Companions, which promised to be another dark, historical novel... The Silent Companions features many elements which I enjoy in historical fiction with events surrounding a grand if somewhat decrepit country … Continue reading The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell

My Top 5 Books of 2018

As 2018 comes to an end it is time to look back on some of my favourite books from the past year. The number of books I managed to read in 2018 was 79 which exceeded my annual Goodreads target of 75 but was down on the 100 I managed in 2017. However, whilst I … Continue reading My Top 5 Books of 2018

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

This month I managed to read and review seven books. Here is a roundup of my blog posts this month... This month I took part in three blog tours for some brilliant new books. First of all I shared my review of The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths, a wonderfully written thriller in which we … Continue reading November Round-Up – The Books I Read In November 2018

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