Transcription by Kate Atkinson [review]


Title: Transcription Author: Kate Atkinson Publisher: Transworld [Synopsis] Transcription is a bravura novel of extraordinary power and substance. Juliet Armstrong is recruited as a young woman by an obscure wartime department of the Secret Service. In the aftermath of war she joins the BBC, where her life begins to unravel, and she finally has to come… Continue reading Transcription by Kate Atkinson [review]


The Adults by @CarolineHulse1 [review]

Title: The Adults Author: Caroline Hulse Publisher: Orion [Synopsis] Meet The Adults Claire and Matt are divorced but decide what's best for their daughter Scarlett is to have a 'normal' family Christmas. They can't agree on whose idea it was, or who said they should bring their new partners. But someone did - and it's too… Continue reading The Adults by @CarolineHulse1 [review]

The Truths and Triumps of Grace Atherton [review]

The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton

Title: The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton Author: Anstey Harris Publisher: Simon & Schuster [Synopsis] Between the simple melody of running her violin shop and the full-blown orchestra of her romantic interludes in Paris with David, her devoted partner of eight years, Grace Atherton has always set her life to music. Her world revolves… Continue reading The Truths and Triumps of Grace Atherton [review]

A Single Journey [blog tour extract]

A Single Journey

Today I'm  excited to be a part of the blog tour for A Single Journey, the new novel by Frankie McGowan. Read on for an extract from the book and to find out more... Title: A Single Journey  Author: Frankie McGowan Publisher: Endeavour Media [Synopsis] Harriet has begun to despair of her life. With a failed… Continue reading A Single Journey [blog tour extract]

You Were Made for This [review]

Title: You Were Made for This Author: Michelle Sacks Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] A bold, sharp, gripping debut about a couple whose perfect life in the Swedish countryside is not what it seems… In an idyllic house in a Swedish wood, Merry and her husband are building their new dream life with their young baby, far away… Continue reading You Were Made for This [review]

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]

Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling [blog tour review]

Today I am really excited to be a part of the blog tour for Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling - read on to find out what I thought... Title: Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling Author: Emer McLysaght & Sarah Breen Publisher: Penguin [Synopsis] Everyone knows an Aisling: Loves going Out Out, but secretly scared of… Continue reading Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling [blog tour review]

Cross Her Heart [review]

Title: Cross Her Heart Author: Sarah Pinborough Publisher: HarperCollins [Synopsis] Promises only last if you trust each other, but what if one of you is hiding something? A secret no one could ever guess. Someone is living a lie. Is it Lisa? Maybe it’s her daughter, Ava. Or could it be her best friend, Marilyn? [My… Continue reading Cross Her Heart [review]

Our Kind of Cruelty [review]

Title: Our Kind of Cruelty Author: Araminta Hall Publisher: Cornerstone [Synopsis] This is a love story. Mike’s love story. Mike Hayes fought his way out of a brutal childhood and into a quiet, if lonely life, before he met Verity Metcalf. V taught him about love, and in return, Mike has dedicated his life to… Continue reading Our Kind of Cruelty [review]

Whistle in the Dark [review]

Title: Whistle in the Dark Author: Emma Healey Publisher: Penguin [Synopsis] Jen and Hugh Maddox have just survived every parent’s worst nightmare. Relieved, but still terrified, they sit by the hospital bedside of their fifteen-year-old daughter, Lana, who was found bloodied, bruised, and disoriented after going missing for four days during a mother-daughter vacation in… Continue reading Whistle in the Dark [review]