Blog Tour Review – For the Missing by Lina Bengtsdotter

So excited to bring you my first blog tour review of 2019!! A Swedish noir that won the Crimetime Specsavers Best Debut Award! It's the first in a series featuring DI Charlie Lager, For the Missing and it's a chilling, atmospheric slow-burner that picks up the pace ... starting off slowly, with many hints as to … Continue reading Blog Tour Review – For the Missing by Lina Bengtsdotter

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BLOG BLITZ REVIEW – My Virtual Life by Sharon Dempsey

Yes, I do sometimes take a break from dark, twisted psychological type books, and when I do, it's delightfully refreshing to discover a book like Sharon Dempsey's My Virtual Life! I can quite easily picture my own teenage daughter watching a film version of this while comparing with her BFF's who has the most embarrassing … Continue reading BLOG BLITZ REVIEW – My Virtual Life by Sharon Dempsey

BLOG TOUR REVIEW – Someone Like Me by M.R. Carey

The first thing I need to say is that I absolutely love the fact that the author, a MAN - the 'M' is for 'Mike' - has the incredible ability to create such strong, resilient female protagonists. He must have had some pretty amazing role-models in his life! I've had 'The Girl With All the … Continue reading BLOG TOUR REVIEW – Someone Like Me by M.R. Carey

BLOG TOUR REVIEW – The Other Sister by Elle Croft

I could not put this one down! It's the quintessential psychological thriller that will keep you up at night and keep you guessing with every page. Ryan Mills is thrilled that his sister Gina is back in his life after many years of estrangement, relating to the family's breakdown after the tragic loss of their … Continue reading BLOG TOUR REVIEW – The Other Sister by Elle Croft

BOOK BLOG REVIEW – Friendship Never Ends by Ella Dyson

Are you ready to be transported back to the '90's ... those heady days of high school, teenage angst, best friends, bullies, teachers (and parents) who didn't have a clue, and your whole life ahead of you. The Spice Girls had taken over the world, and Girl Power well and truly ruled! Well, welcome to … Continue reading BOOK BLOG REVIEW – Friendship Never Ends by Ella Dyson

BOOK REVIEW – In Her Shadow by Mark Edwards

It's a good day for Mark Edwards fans! Publication day for his latest, eagerly anticipated book, and I promise you won't be disappointed! Jessica had always adored her older, glamorous sister Isabel. She preferred to stand back and bask in Izzy's light until the day Izzy dies in a tragic accident. She inexplicably falls from … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – In Her Shadow by Mark Edwards

BLOG TOUR REVIEW – The Dream Wife by Louisa de Lange

Far fetched? Possibly. But sadly, as they say, the truth is stranger than fiction. This truth, however, happens more often than we would like to think: men who appear loving and 'perfect' on the surface but who hide something much darker behind that charming facade. That's the case with David who manages to con Annie … Continue reading BLOG TOUR REVIEW – The Dream Wife by Louisa de Lange

BOOK REVIEW – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

With the abundance of Holocaust literature that floods the market today, one can be forgiven to feeling slightly de-sensitised to the horrors that are presented to us in each offering. But every now and then a piece of work comes along to shake us up out of our sensory overload. A book that reminds us … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

BOOK REVIEW – My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal

A heart-wrenching, complex, stellar debut from Kit De Waal about the intricacies and complications of the British care system during the 80’s specifically relating to a sensitive little boy named Leon. We meet Leon when he’s 8 (almost 9). He has a baby brother, who he adores, but his mom Carol is battling to keep … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal