Book Reviews

Silent Heroes When Love and Values Are Worth Fighting for – Patricia Furstenberg

Synopsis How far would you go to save strangers in need? And who really are Marines’ most trusted allies? Military Dogs would risk their lives for their humans in a heartbeat, but can soldiers do the same when personal struggles and global affairs defy humanity? My Review ( Spoiler Free ) I was approached by… Continue reading Silent Heroes When Love and Values Are Worth Fighting for – Patricia Furstenberg

Book Reviews

The Man Who Didn’t Call – Rosie Walsh

Title: The Man Who Didn't CallAuthor: Rosie WalshPublish Date:  May 1st 2018 by Mantle# of Pages: 353 Synopsis (From Goodreads) Imagine you meet a man, spend six glorious days together, and fall in love. And it’s mutual: you’ve never been so certain of anything.  So when he leaves for a long-booked holiday and promises to call from the… Continue reading The Man Who Didn’t Call – Rosie Walsh

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Watching You – Lisa Jewell

Title: Watching YouAuthor: Lisa Jewell Publish Date: December 26th 2018 by Atria Books# of Pages: 320 Synopsis (From Goodreads) Melville Heights is one of the nicest neighbourhoods in Bristol, England; home to doctors and lawyers and old-money academics. It’s not the sort of place where people are brutally murdered in their own kitchens. But it is the sort of… Continue reading Watching You – Lisa Jewell

Book Reviews

The Taking 0f Annie Thorne – C.J Tudor

Title: The Taking of Annie ThorneAuthor: CJ TudorPublish Date:  February 21st 2019 by Penguin# of Pages: 346 Synopsis (From Goodreads) The new spine-tingling, sinister thriller from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Chalk Man. One night, Annie went missing. Disappeared from her own bed. There were searches, appeals. Everyone thought the worst. And then, miraculously, after forty-eight hours, she came back.… Continue reading The Taking 0f Annie Thorne – C.J Tudor

Book Reviews

The Fall Guy – James Lasdun

Title: The Fall GuyAuthor: James LasdunPublish Date:  November 14th 2017 by W. W. Norton Company# of Pages: 256 Synopsis (From Goodreads) It is summer, 2012. Charlie, a wealthy banker with an uneasy conscience, invites his troubled cousin Matthew to visit him and his wife in their idyllic mountaintop house. As the days grow hotter, the friendship between the three… Continue reading The Fall Guy – James Lasdun

Book Reviews

A Pair of Sharp Eyes by Kat Armstrong

Title: A Pair Of Sharp EyesAuthor: Kat ArmstrongPublish Date:  Published September 10th 2019 by Hookline Books# of Pages: 271 Synopsis (From Goodreads) Coronation hears of the murders before she even reaches the slave port of Bristol - six boys found with their throats slit. Horrified, she questions the locals' readiness to blame the killings on Red John, a travelling… Continue reading A Pair of Sharp Eyes by Kat Armstrong

Book Reviews, Uncategorized

Appetite for Risk by Jack Leavers

Title: Appetite For RiskAuthor: Jack LeaversPublish Date:  Published 28th July 2019 by Book Guild# of Pages: 346 Synopsis A fast-paced action thriller inspired by real events in the aftermath of the Iraq War. With Saddam Hussein deposed and an entire country in need of rebuilding, former Royal Marine John Pierce hears the siren call of adventure and opportunity. His… Continue reading Appetite for Risk by Jack Leavers

Book Reviews

The Widow: A British Police Thriller (Deadly Inspirations Book 1)

Description A brutally murdered husband. An abused wife who wanted him gone for good… Did the wealthy widow arrange his death—and can a disgraced detective discover the truth?"Your husband is dead." Lorraine Rowe receives the news from an anonymous killer threatening her too—unless she pays an inflated fee for her estranged partner’s murder. Overwhelmed by… Continue reading The Widow: A British Police Thriller (Deadly Inspirations Book 1)

Book Reviews

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Title:  A Little LifeAuthor:  Hanya YanagiharaPublish Date:  March 10th 2015 by Doubleday# of Pages: 720 Description (From Goodreads) When four classmates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they're broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition. There is kind, handsome Willem, an aspiring actor; JB, a quick-witted,… Continue reading A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Guest Blogs

Guest Blog by Sukanya Basu Mallik

Hey guys sorry I have not posted in a while, I have been super super busy with other commitments but I am ready to get back into the blogging life (Yay!) I was approached by the lovely Sukanya Basu Mallik, Author of #Metoo and Mocktail and was asked if I would like to post a… Continue reading Guest Blog by Sukanya Basu Mallik

Cover Reveals

Cover Reveal – The Seagull’s Laughter by Holly Bidgood @Wildpressed @HollyBidgood #LoveBooksTours

Yet again I am so priveldged to be given the opportunity to take part in yet another cover reveal. Synopsis Born in 1973 to a Greenlandic mother and an English-Explorer father, Malik has always been something of a misfit. He has one black eye and one blue. As a child his mother’s people refused to… Continue reading Cover Reveal – The Seagull’s Laughter by Holly Bidgood @Wildpressed @HollyBidgood #LoveBooksTours

Book Reviews

Friend Request – Laura Marshall

Title: Friend RequestAuthor:  Laura Marshall Publish Date:  September 5th 2017 by Grand Central Publishing# of Pages: 371 Description (From Goodreads) Maria Weston wants to be friends. But Maria Weston is dead. Isn't she? 1989. When Louise first notices the new girl who has mysteriously transferred late into their senior year, Maria seems to be everything the girls Louise… Continue reading Friend Request – Laura Marshall

Bookish and Not So Bookish Thoughts on a Thursday

Top 10 Blog ideas for Book Bloggers

1 . Book Reviews (ovbs) 2 . Book Memes (such as #mailboxmonday) if you are struggling for a book meme click here to find a different one for each day 3. Something bookish about your home town (I have done posts about authors from my town and local delicacies 4. Cover Reveals 5. Blog Tours… Continue reading Top 10 Blog ideas for Book Bloggers

#IMWAYR

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? a place to meet up and share what you have been, and are about to be reading over the week. It’s a great post to organise yourself. It’s an opportunity to visit and comment and er… add to your groaning TBR pile! So welcome in everyone. This meme started… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Book Reviews

Clear My Name – Paula Daly

Title: Clear My NameAuthor:  Paula DalyPublish Date:  August 8th 2019 by Bantam Press# of Pages: 304 Description (From Goodreads) Innocent? When Carrie was accused of brutally murdering her husband’s lover, she denied it. She denied it when they arrested her, when they put her in front of a jury, and when they sent her to prison. Now she’s… Continue reading Clear My Name – Paula Daly

Bookish and Not So Bookish Thoughts on a Thursday

Geordie Lingo

Hey guys, I thought I would do a post about "Geordie Lingo" and enlighten you about the most common words used in Newcastle. I wanted to do a post that is something other than about reading so here it goes and I hope you like it. 1 . Toon = Town I am going to… Continue reading Geordie Lingo

Top 5 Lists

My Top 5 Favourite Childhood books of all time

CC: Patrick Breitenbach 5. The Tiger Who Came For Tea - Judith Kerr WOW this is one of the classics that will never ever get old. I absolutely loved this book as a kid and it brings back so many memories! I loved the magic in it and I really believed that we could all… Continue reading My Top 5 Favourite Childhood books of all time

Book Reviews

A Cruel Deception – Kim Booth

Title: A Cruel DeceptionAuthor: Kim Booth Publish Date:  December 30th 2018 by Effield Press# of Pages: 320 Description (From Goodreads) 'No one knows this horrifying true crime case better than the detective who cracked it. Kim Booth will take you on an unforgettable journey into lies, deceit, cunning and malice.' Nick Louth  For Joan and Ted Warner, an innocent and… Continue reading A Cruel Deception – Kim Booth

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

Red Post Letter Monday British Postbox Mail Mailbox Monday is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came in their mailbox during the last week. Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists. Hey guys this is my first ever Mailbox Monday and I am so happy… Continue reading Mailbox Monday

Cover Reveals

Cover Reveal

I am so excited to take part in my first ever Cover Reveal thank you so much to Rachels Random Resources for letting me take part in this. I am even more excited that it is a Double Reveal! The Emerald Tablet Series The Emerald Tablet Omnibus Edition; three books in one.  Synopsis Shaun can’t… Continue reading Cover Reveal

#Friday56

#Friday 56

Welcome to The Friday 56 hosted by Freda’s Voice. This is a really fun meme! The only rules are to grab a book (any book), turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader and find a sentence or a few (no spoilers) that grabs you and post it. Then go over to Freda’s Voice and leave your… Continue reading #Friday 56

WWW

WWW

WWW WednesdaysHosted by: Taking on a World of Words(formerly hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading)Description: WWW Wednesday is a weekly event where you share (1) What you’re currently reading, (2) What you recently finished reading, and (3) What you think you’ll read next. The Three W’s Wednesday 10th July 2019 What am I currently reading?… Continue reading WWW

Top 5 Tuesdays

Top 5 Tuesdays of Books that start with– F – G – H – I – J

Top 5 TuesdayHosted by: Bionic Book WormDescription: A weekly top 5 list, with different topics each week. Topics are announced at the beginning of each month. F. Fingersmith by Sarah Waters First on my list is Fingersmith by Sarah Waters. When I originally placed this on my TBR list I never ever thought I would actually… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesdays of Books that start with– F – G – H – I – J

Book Reviews

2nd Chance – James Patterson

 Title: 2nd ChanceAuthor: James PattersonPublish Date:  May 20th 2005 by Grand Central Publishing # of Pages: 400 Description (From Goodreads) The Women's Murder Club returns for another thrilling crime investigation. Will their skills be enough to take down a brutal madman? A brutal madman sprays bullets into a crowd of children leaving a San Francisco church. Miraculously-or was it… Continue reading 2nd Chance – James Patterson

Bookish and Not So Bookish Thoughts on a Thursday

Bookish and Not so bookish Thoughts on a Thursday

Hi guys so I wanted to do a "not so bookish" Thursday book meme post which is hosted by Bookishly Boisterous. So you get to talk about anything not just books right? So I decided to share with you what I am going to be doing next week in my spare time. So I will… Continue reading Bookish and Not so bookish Thoughts on a Thursday

WWW

WWW

The Three W's Wednesday 3rd July 2019 What am I currently reading? I am currently reading 2nd Chance by James Patterson. This has been on my TBR list for a while after reading 1st to Die last year. I loved the first book and all the girls within the Women's Murder Club. Patterson really knows… Continue reading WWW

Top 10 Tuesdays

Top 10 Tuesdays

Top 10 TBR books I’m most excited about Tuesday 2nd July 2019 1 . All The Light We Cannot See This has been on my TBR list for ages but I have never got round to picking it up! Whats peoples thoughts? Does it live up to the hype? 2. One Flew Over The Cuckoos… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesdays

Book Reviews

Behind Closed Doors – B.A Paris

Title: Behind Closed DoorsAuthor: B.A ParisPublish Date:  August 9th 2016 by of Pages: 293 Description (From Goodreads) Everyone knows a couple like Jack and Grace: he has looks and wealth, she has charm and elegance. You'd like to get to know Grace better. But it's difficult, because you realize Jack and Grace are never apart. Some might call… Continue reading Behind Closed Doors – B.A Paris

Book Reviews

The Introvert Confounds Innocence – Michael P. Michaud

Title: The Introvert: Confounds Innocence Author: Michael Paul MichaudPublish Date:   October 5th 2019 by Black Opal Books  # of Pages: 226 Description (From Goodreads) THE INTROVERT CONFOUNDS INNOCENCE continues the story of the eponymous anti-hero introduced in THE INTROVERT. With his life disrupted by an unscrupulous work colleague and a bully at his son Toby’s school, things… Continue reading The Introvert Confounds Innocence – Michael P. Michaud

Top 10 Lists

Top 10 Books of 2019 so far

Hi guys I wanted to do a top 10 list of my favourite books of 2019 so far. Have you read any of these books? Are they on your TBR? Let me know your thoughts down in the comments, or get me on my social media. 10. The Woman In The Window - A.J Finn… Continue reading Top 10 Books of 2019 so far