Bookshop.org UK Launch – Helping Local Bookshops Take on Amazon in Critical Christmas Shopping Period  

  Bookshop.org UK Launches Today, Helping Local Bookshops Take on Amazon in Critical Christmas Shopping Period   150 Independent Bookshops Across UK Join New Alternative Online Bookshop for Socially Conscious Shoppers London. 2 November 2020. Bookshop (www.Bookshop.org) – a new online platform with the mission to offer socially conscious online shoppers an alternative to Amazon by … Continue reading Bookshop.org UK Launch – Helping Local Bookshops Take on Amazon in Critical Christmas Shopping Period  

Book Review: The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey

Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Publication Date: 30 May 2019 Blurb Selina Lennox is a Bright Young Thing. Her life is a whirl of parties and drinking, pursued by the press and staying on just the right side of scandal, all while running from the life her parents would choose for her. Lawrence Weston is a … Continue reading Book Review: The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey

Blog Tour – Guest Post and Review: The Art Fiasco by Fiona Veitch Smith

Publisher: Lion Hudson Publication Date: 23 October 2020 My thanks to Fern at Lion Hudson for inviting me to take part in the blog tour for The Art Fiasco by Fiona Veitch Smith, Book 4 in the Poppy Denby Investigates series. Having previously reviewed The Jazz Files (Book 1) and The Cairo Brief (Book 4) it's lovely to have Fiona … Continue reading Blog Tour – Guest Post and Review: The Art Fiasco by Fiona Veitch Smith

Book Review: The Chalet by Catherine Cooper

Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: 21 October 2020 Blurb Four friends. One luxury getaway. The perfect murder. French Alps, 1998 Two young men ski into a blizzard… but only one returns. 20 years later Four people connected to the missing man find themselves in that same resort. Each has a secret. Two may have blood on … Continue reading Book Review: The Chalet by Catherine Cooper

Book Review: The Other Half of Augusta Hope by Joanna Glen

Publisher: The Borough Press Publication Date: 13 June 2019 Blurb Augusta Hope has never felt like she fits in. At six, she’s memorising the dictionary. At seven, she’s correcting her teachers. At eight, she spins the globe and picks her favourite country on the sound of its name: Burundi.   And now that she's an adult, Augusta has … Continue reading Book Review: The Other Half of Augusta Hope by Joanna Glen

Book Review: Dead Perfect by Noelle Holten

Publisher: One More Chapter / Harper Collins UK Publication Date: 16 October 2020 Blurb A murdered woman… When the body of a young woman is found in a local park, DC Maggie Jamieson knows she’s dealing with no ordinary killer.  The murder victim has been disfigured; her outfit changed to resemble someone else.  Someone Maggie … Continue reading Book Review: Dead Perfect by Noelle Holten

Sampler Review: The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton

  Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing / Raven BooksPublication Date: 1 October 2020 Blurb An impossible murderA remarkable detective duoA demon who may or may not existIt's 1634 and Samuel Pipps, the world's greatest detective, is being transported from the Dutch East Indies to Amsterdam, where he is facing trial and execution for a crime he may, or … Continue reading Sampler Review: The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton

Book Review: The Family by Louise Jensen

Publisher: HQ Publication Date: 3 October 2019 Blurb Could one mother’s mistake cost her daughter everything? ONCE YOU’RE IN, THEY’LL NEVER LET YOU LEAVE. At Oak Leaf Farm you will find a haven. Welcome to The Family. Laura is grieving after the sudden death of her husband. Struggling to cope emotionally and financially, Laura is grateful … Continue reading Book Review: The Family by Louise Jensen

Book Review: Cruel Acts by Jane Casey (Maeve Kerrigan Book 8)

Cruel Acts

Publisher: Harper Collins Publication Date: 18 April 2019 Blurb Leo Stone is a ruthless killer – or the victim of a miscarriage of justice. A year ago, he was convicted of the murder of two women and sentenced to life in prison. But now he’s free, and according to him, he's innocent.   DS Maeve Kerrigan and … Continue reading Book Review: Cruel Acts by Jane Casey (Maeve Kerrigan Book 8)

Book Review: The High Moments by Sara-Ella Ozbek

Publication date: 28 May 2020 (ePub), 17 September 2020 (paperback) Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Blurb Scarlett is far from perfect. She changes herself to please others. She makes mistakes - over and over again. She repeatedly goes back to people that have hurt her. Scarlet has a tricky relationship with her mother and is desperate … Continue reading Book Review: The High Moments by Sara-Ella Ozbek