The Longest Holiday [review]

The Longest Holiday by Paige Toon

[Synopsis] He's smiling down at me with tears in his eyes as I say my solemn vow: 'I, Laura, take thee, Matthew, to be my lawful wedded husband…' I thought I would never feel like this about anyone ever again. Not after my first love… Not after the heartbreak and the loss and the trying… Continue reading The Longest Holiday [review]

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Little Girl Gone [review]

Little Girl Gone

[Synopsis] A baby goes missing. But does her mother want her back? When Estelle’s baby daughter is taken from her cot, she doesn’t report her missing. Days later, Estelle is found in a wrecked car, with a wound to her head and no memory. Estelle knows she holds the key to what happened that night… Continue reading Little Girl Gone [review]

The Wicked Girls [review]

The Wicked Girls by Alex Marwood

[Synopsis] One fateful summer morning in 1986, two 11-year-old girls meet for the first time and by the end of the day are charged with murder. Twenty-five years later, journalist Kirsty Lindsay is reporting on a series of attacks on young female tourists in a seaside town when her investigation leads her to interview funfair… Continue reading The Wicked Girls [review]

Top 10 Tuesday: Autumn To-Read List

Here are my Top 10 'To-Read' books for this Autumn (Fall)! Part of The Broke and the Bookish's book meme 'Top Ten Tuesday'- this week is 'Top Ten Books on My Fall TBR List'.   I actually saw this post on RebeccaBookReview and The Diary of a Bibliophile and thought I'd give it a go- it was… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Autumn To-Read List

My (Recent!) Favourite Cookbooks [reviews]

Get The Glow by Madelaine Shaw

I've been really into trying out new recipes recently. I love cooking but sometimes struggle for inspiration, and always feel a bit like I'm wandering around the supermarket with no purpose when I try and do a weekly shop. So I thought I'd try and find some exciting new (hopefully not too tricky!) recipes and… Continue reading My (Recent!) Favourite Cookbooks [reviews]

I Know Who Did It [review]

I Know Who Did It by Steve Mosby

[Synopsis] Charlie Matheson died two years ago in a car accident. So how is a woman who bearing a startling resemblance to her claiming to be back from the dead? Detective Mark Nelson is called in investigate and hear her terrifying account of what she's endured in the 'afterlife'. Detective David Groves is a man… Continue reading I Know Who Did It [review]

Waiting For Doggo [review]

Waiting For Doggo by Mark B. Mills

[Synopsis] No-one ever called Dan a pushover. But then no-one ever called him fast-track either. He likes driving slowly, playing Sudoku on his iPhone, swapping one scruffy jumper for another. He's been with Clara for four years and he's been perfectly happy; but now she's left him, leaving nothing but a long letter filled with… Continue reading Waiting For Doggo [review]

[The Visitors] Guest Review

Rebecca Mascull- The Visitors

Hello all! I've got a guest review today for Rebecca Mascull's The Visitors, from my mum! 🙂 She read and really enjoyed it so I asked her to write a quick review for it so I can share it with you all. [Synopsis] Imagine if you couldn't see couldn't hear couldn't speak... Then one day… Continue reading [The Visitors] Guest Review

The Book Of You by Claire Kendal [August Book Club]

The Book Of You - Claire Kendal

The Book Of You by Claire Kendal was August’s book club choice- and it was my turn to choose this month! [Synopsis] Clarissa is becoming more and more frightened of her colleague, Rafe. He won’t leave her alone, and he refuses to take no for an answer. He is always there. Being selected for jury… Continue reading The Book Of You by Claire Kendal [August Book Club]

Pretty Girls [review]

Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter

[Synopsis] Sisters. Strangers. Survivors. More than twenty years ago, Claire and Lydia's teenage sister Julia vanished without a trace. The two women have not spoken since, and now their lives could not be more different. Claire is the glamorous trophy wife of an Atlanta millionaire. Lydia, a single mother, dates an ex-con and struggles to… Continue reading Pretty Girls [review]