Little Lies by Liane Moriarty- BRILLIANT!

Little Lies - Liane Moriarty

Little Lies is one of the best novels I've read in ages- I was hooked throughout and couldn't put it down! I've read The Husband's Secret and What Alice Forgot and though I thought they were both very, very good (particularly The Husband's Secret- I should re-read and review it some time...) I think Little… Continue reading Little Lies by Liane Moriarty- BRILLIANT!

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Book review: Deadly Bonds by L.J. Sellers

Deadly Bonds by L.J. Sellers

Deadly Bonds is the latest in a series of nine crime novels by L.J. Sellers starring Detective Wade Jackson, and is the only one I’ve personally read. I was interested to see if this can be enjoyed as a stand-alone novel, even if the reader doesn’t know any background or previous storylines about the characters. The story follows… Continue reading Book review: Deadly Bonds by L.J. Sellers

A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby – review!

A Long Way Down is told from the perspective of 4 individuals who all meet on New Years Eve on the rooftop of a building. Martin is a disgraced daytime TV star who has recently been released from prison for having sex with a 15 year old girl - a girl who, he claims, looked… Continue reading A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby – review!

‘An Intimate Murder’ & ‘The Ugly Man’ reviews

An Intimate Murder

I've got 2 quick crime reviews for you, both of which I enjoyed in different ways and one - 'The Ugly Man'- is a short story, so a bit of a change to what I usually read. I always think it's interesting with shorter stories how effectively they are written given the shorter length. An… Continue reading ‘An Intimate Murder’ & ‘The Ugly Man’ reviews

I Can’t Begin To Tell You… (about how great this book is!)

I Can't Begin to Tell You

(...yes, I am sorry about that pun in the title, I know it's cringeworthy... but this soon-to-be-released novel from Elizabeth Buchan is well worth a read!) I Can’t Begin To Tell You by Elizabeth Buchan tells the story of various characters during the Second World War as they try to come to terms with wartime… Continue reading I Can’t Begin To Tell You… (about how great this book is!)

Book Haul/ To Read list!

My To Read Book Pile

I've got a stack of books I'm really looking forward to reading (see image below), so I thought I'd share them with you (along with their pages on GoodReads): Elizabeth is Missing - Emma Healey A Question of Identity - Susan Hill Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy - Helen Fielding This One is Mine… Continue reading Book Haul/ To Read list!

Until You’re Mine by Samantha Hayes – a page turner and mind-twister…

Until you're mine

This is a fairly quick review of Until You’re Mine by Samantha Hayes because it’s such a gripping thriller full of surprises that I don’t want to give anything away! Here is the blurb on the back cover: "Claudia seems to have the perfect life. She's heavily pregnant with a much-wanted baby, she has a loving husband,… Continue reading Until You’re Mine by Samantha Hayes – a page turner and mind-twister…

The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier – review

The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier book cover

The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier follows a naive quaker girl, Honor Bright, who leaves Bristol for a new life in America with her sister Grace, who is going to marry her fiancé and start a new life there. When her sister dies of yellow fever on the journey over, Honor finds herself alone in… Continue reading The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier – review