The Friend [review]

Title: The Friend Author: Dorothy Koomson Publisher: Penguin Random House UK [Synopsis] What secrets would you kill to keep?  After her husband’s big promotion, Cece Solarin arrives in Brighton with their three children, ready to start afresh. But their new neighbourhood has a deadly secret. Three weeks earlier, Yvonne, a very popular parent, was almost… Continue reading The Friend [review]


The Last Mrs Parrish [audiobook review]

Title: The Last Mrs Parrish Author:  Liv Constantine Publisher: HaperCollins Format: Audiobook [Synopsis] Some women get everything. Some women get everything they deserve.  Amber Patterson is fed up. She’s tired of being a nobody: a plain, invisible woman who blends into the background. She deserves more—a life of money and power like the one blond-haired, blue-eyed… Continue reading The Last Mrs Parrish [audiobook review]

Trying [review]

Title: Trying Author: Emily Phillips Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton [Synopsis] A hugely funny, searingly honest comedy about what to expect when you're not expecting. Olivia and Felix are trying for a baby. They even moved to the suburbs in anticipation of their future family. But despite approaching her cycle and their sex life with military precision, there's… Continue reading Trying [review]

The Confession by @spainjoanne [blog tour review] @QuercusBooks

Today I am lucky enough to be on the blog tour with a review for the amazing new novel by Jo Spain called The Confession. It's a corker! Read on to see what I thought, and make sure you follow the rest of the blog tour as well! Title: The Confession Author: Jo Spain Publisher:… Continue reading The Confession by @spainjoanne [blog tour review] @QuercusBooks

White Bodies [review]

Title: White Bodies Author: Jane Robins Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] Felix and Tilda seem like the perfect couple: young and in love, a financier and a beautiful up-and-coming starlet. But behind their flawless façade, not everything is as it seems. Callie, Tilda’s unassuming twin, has watched her sister visibly shrink under Felix’s domineering love. She has… Continue reading White Bodies [review]

Best Day Ever [review]

Title: Best Day Ever Author: Kaira Rouda Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] A loving husband. The perfect killer? ‘I wonder if Mia thinks I have a dark side. Most likely as far as she knows, I am just her dear loving husband.’ Paul Strom has spent years building his perfect life: glittering career, beautiful wife, two healthy… Continue reading Best Day Ever [review]

The Doll House [review]

Title: The Doll House Author: Phoebe Morgan Publisher: HQ Digital [Synopsis] You never know who’s watching… Corinne’s life might look perfect on the outside, but after three failed IVF attempts it’s her last chance to have a baby. And when she finds a tiny part of a doll house outside her flat, it feels as… Continue reading The Doll House [review]

The Art of Hiding [review]

Title: The Art of Hiding Author: Amanda Prowse Publisher: Lake Union Publishing [Synopsis] What would you do if you learned that the life you lived was a lie? Nina McCarrick lives the perfect life, until her husband, Finn, is killed in a car accident and everything Nina thought she could rely on unravels. Alone, bereft and… Continue reading The Art of Hiding [review]

Together [review]

Title: Together Author: Julie Cohen Publisher: Orion [Synopsis] This is not a great love story. This is a story about great love. On a morning that seems just like any other, Robbie wakes in his bed, his wife Emily asleep beside him, as always. He rises and dresses, makes his coffee, feeds his dogs, just… Continue reading Together [review]

Standard Deviation [review]

Title: Standard Deviation Author: Katherine Heiny Publisher: HarperCollins UK - 4th Estate [Synopsis] A rueful, funny examination of love, marriage, infidelity, and origami. Simultaneously hilarious and heartbreaking, this sensational debut will appeal to fans of David Nicholls, Nick Hornby, Nora Ephron and Lorrie Moore Graham Cavanaugh’s second wife, Audra, is everything his first wife was not.… Continue reading Standard Deviation [review]