The Cliff House [review]

Title: The Cliff House Author: Amanda Jennings Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] Cornwall, summer of 1986. The Davenports, with their fast cars and glamorous clothes, living the dream in a breathtaking house overlooking the sea. If only… thinks sixteen-year-old Tamsyn, her binoculars trained on the perfect family in their perfect home. If only her life was as… Continue reading The Cliff House [review]


Love Will Tear Us Apart [review]

Title: Love Will Tear Us Apart Author: Holly Seddon Publisher: Atlantic Books [Synopsis] Fearing eternal singledom, childhood friends Kate and Paul make the age-old vow that if they don't find love by thirty, they will marry each other. Years later, with the deadline of their 30th birthdays approaching, the unlikely couple decide to keep their teenage… Continue reading Love Will Tear Us Apart [review]

In Bloom [review]

Title: In Bloom Author: CJ Skuse Series: Sweetpea Publisher: HarperCollins UK [Synopsis] If only they knew the real truth. It should be my face on those front pages. My headlines. I did those things, not him. I just want to stand on that doorstep and scream it: IT WAS ME. ME. ME. ME. ME! Rhiannon… Continue reading In Bloom [review]

Your Closest Friend [review]

Title: Your Closest Friend Author: Karen Perry Publisher: Michael Joseph UK [Synopsis] Imagine sharing your darkest secret with a stranger - a girl who isn't what she seems, and who will do anything to keep you close... On a hot humid night in London, Cara Jameson's busy, fulfilling life is interrupted with the sound of… Continue reading Your Closest Friend [review]

Friends and Liars [review]

Title: Friends and Liars Author: Kaela Coble Publisher: Corvus [Synopsis] It has been ten years since Ruby left her hometown behind. Since then she's built a life away from her recovering alcoholic mother and her first love, Murphy. But when Danny, one of her estranged friends from childhood, commits suicide, guilt draws Ruby back into… Continue reading Friends and Liars [review]

WWW Wednesday [20 June 2018]

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

The Man on the Roof by Michael Stephenson [spotlight]

Today I'm pleased to feature an exciting new release from author Michael Stephenson: The Man on the Roof. Read on for more information and an extract from the book! Title: The Man on the Roof Author: Michael Stephenson [Synopsis] Someone has been creeping in the dark while the others sleep, and they've done terrible, terrible… Continue reading The Man on the Roof by Michael Stephenson [spotlight]

Snap [review]

Title: Snap Author: Belinda Bauer Publisher: Transworld Publishers [Synopsis] On a stifling summer's day, eleven-year-old Jack and his two sisters sit in their broken-down car, waiting for their mother to come back and rescue them. Jack's in charge, she said. I won't be long. But she doesn't come back. She never comes back. And life as the… Continue reading Snap [review]