The Sister’s Chase [review]

Title: The Sister's Chase Author: Sarah Healey Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt [Synopsis] A gripping novel about two sisters who are left homeless by their mother’s death and the lengths the fierce older sister will go to protect her beloved young charge The hardscrabble Chase women—Mary, Hannah, and their mother Diane—have been eking out a living running… Continue reading The Sister’s Chase [review]


Ginny Moon – audiobook [review]

Title: Ginny Moon Author: Benjamin Ludwig Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] Meet Ginny. She’s fourteen, autistic, and has a heart-breaking secret… Ginny Moon is trying to make sense of a world that just doesn’t seem to add up…. After years in foster care, Ginny is in her fourth forever family, finally with parents who will love her.… Continue reading Ginny Moon – audiobook [review]

Wilde Like Me [review]

Title: Wilde Like Me Author: Louise Pentland Publisher: Bonnier Zaffre [Synopsis] Meet Robin Wilde! You'll make a friend for life and she'll take you on a journey you'll never forget ... Single mum Robin Wilde adores her six-year-old daughter and loves her job as a make up artist's assistant. She has a wonderful best friend… Continue reading Wilde Like Me [review]

Mad [review]

Title: Mad (Mad, Bad, and Dangerous to Know Trilogy #1) Author: Chloe J. Esposito Publisher: Michael Joseph [Synopsis] 'There's something you should know before we go any further: my heart is in the wrong place. Now don't say I didn't warn you . . .' Perhaps that's why nothing in Alvie's life has ever gone… Continue reading Mad [review]

You Don’t Know Me [review]

Title: You Don’t Know Me Author: Imran Mahmood Publisher: Michael Joseph UK [My Review] You Don’t Know Me is a novel with a really interesting-sounding storyline but one which I unfortunately just didn’t get on with. The way the story told is unique – the defendant seems to have decided to represent himself and is giving his… Continue reading You Don’t Know Me [review]

Broken Branches [review] @MJonathanLee @hideawayfall

Title: Broken Branches Author: M.Jonathan Lee Publisher: Hideaway Fall [Synopsis] 'Family curses don't exist. Sure, some families seem to suffer more pain than others, but a curse? An actual curse? I don't think so.' A family tragedy was the catalyst for Ian Perkins to return to the isolated cottage with his wife and young son.… Continue reading Broken Branches [review] @MJonathanLee @hideawayfall

Miss Christie Regrets [review]

Title: Miss Christie Regrets Author: Guy Fraser-Sampson Publisher: Urbane Publications [Synopsis] The second in the Hampstead Murders series opens with a sudden death at an iconic local venue, which some of the team believe may be connected with an unsolved murder featuring Cold War betrayals worthy of George Smiley. It soon emerges that none other… Continue reading Miss Christie Regrets [review]

WWW Wednesday [21 June 2017]

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Sam at Taking On a World of Words. Visit her blog to take a look, and get involved too if you can, even if you don’t have a blog yourself – as she says, you can leave your answers in the post comments

If We Were Villains [blog tour review]

Today I'm very excited to be a stop on the blog tour for If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio. Compared to Donna Tartt's A Secret History, which in itself hugely intrigued me as I really love that novel, this looks set to be a great debut - read on to find out what I… Continue reading If We Were Villains [blog tour review]