Planting Pearls – Virginia King

*I received a free copy of this novella, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A new name and a new home.A scary ex-husband ...And a ghost. When Selkie Moon escapes her controlling husband to start a new life in Hawaii, she's under pressure to support … Continue reading Planting Pearls – Virginia King

Lost Property – Helen Paris

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Transworld Books – Random House UK and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Dot Watson has lost her way. Twelve years ago her life veered off course, and the guilt over what happened still haunts her. Before then she … Continue reading Lost Property – Helen Paris

The World Between Us – Sarah Ann Juckes

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author and Penguin Random House. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: With shades of ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES and FIVE FEET APART, THE WORLD BETWEEN US is a powerful and thought-provoking story about falling in love with someone a whole … Continue reading The World Between Us – Sarah Ann Juckes

Before the Coffee Gets Cold: Tales from the Café – Toshikazu Kawaguchi (translated by Geoffrey Trousselot)

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Picador – Pan Macmillan and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: In a small back alley in Tokyo, there is a café which has been serving carefully brewed coffee for more than one hundred years. But this coffee shop … Continue reading Before the Coffee Gets Cold: Tales from the Café – Toshikazu Kawaguchi (translated by Geoffrey Trousselot)

Promo Post: The Reluctant Royal by Catherine Curzon and Eleanor Harkstead

I need to extend apologies to Lori Blantin of Totally Entwined and the authors for my lateness in posting this, due to ill health. Hopefully it is a case of better late than never, and I do look forward to bringing you all a review of this latest release in due course! Blurb: FROM ROMANTIC … Continue reading Promo Post: The Reluctant Royal by Catherine Curzon and Eleanor Harkstead

The Constant Rabbit – Jasper Fforde

*I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author, NetGalley and Hodder & Stoughton. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: England, 2020. There are 1.2 million human-sized rabbits living in the UK. They can walk, talk and drive cars, the result of an Inexplicable Anthropomorphising Event fifty-five years … Continue reading The Constant Rabbit – Jasper Fforde

The Stranger Times – C.K. McDonnell

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Transworld Books – Random House UK and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: There are dark forces at work in our world (and in Manchester in particular), so thank God The Stranger Times is on hand to report them . . … Continue reading The Stranger Times – C.K. McDonnell

Blog Tour: The Lockdown Diary of Tom Cooper – Spencer Brown

*I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author, Marotte Books and Anne Cater of Random Things Blog Tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: 2020 was supposed to be a great year. Unfortunately, Tom Cooper, like the rest of the world, is going to be spending the … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Lockdown Diary of Tom Cooper – Spencer Brown

The Push – Ashley Audrain

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Penguin UK – Michael Joseph and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb:  What if your experience of motherhood was nothing like what you hoped for - but everything you always feared? 'The women in this family, we're different . … Continue reading The Push – Ashley Audrain

Blog Tour: The Naseby Horses – Dominic Brownlow

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Louise Walters of Louise Walters Books and Emma Welton of damppebbles blog tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Seventeen-year-old Simon’s sister Charlotte is missing. The lonely Fenland village the family recently moved to from … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Naseby Horses – Dominic Brownlow