The Sin-Eater – Megan Campisi

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Mantle – Pan Macmillan and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: An old adage says there are really only two stories: a man goes on a voyage, and a stranger arrives in town. This is the third: a woman … Continue reading The Sin-Eater – Megan Campisi

The Pinocchio Brief – Abi Silver

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author and Eye and Lightning Books. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A schoolboy accused of a brutal murder. A retired lawyer with secrets to hide… A 15-year-old schoolboy is accused of the murder of one of his teachers. … Continue reading The Pinocchio Brief – Abi Silver

The Hatmakers – Tamzin Merchant

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Puffin – Random House UK and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: The first adventure in a spellbinding new magical world. Cordelia comes from a long line of magical milliners, who weave alchemy and enchantment into every hat. In … Continue reading The Hatmakers – Tamzin Merchant

The Illustrated Child – Polly Crosby

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, HQ – Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A picture paints a thousand lies… Romilly lives in a ramshackle house with her eccentric artist father and her cat, Monty. She knows little about her past … Continue reading The Illustrated Child – Polly Crosby

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

Book Blitz: The Path of Good Response – Steve Frogley @SteveFrogley @lovebooksgroup #lovebookstours

Just popping in today to join in with the Love Books Tours Book Blitz for The Path of Good Response by Steve Frogley! Here’s the book: Blurb: Do you value your mother's health above peace in the Middle East? How about your career over global warming? If a company runs the best graduate scheme in the world, then it can … Continue reading Book Blitz: The Path of Good Response – Steve Frogley @SteveFrogley @lovebooksgroup #lovebookstours

Blog Tour: A Lie For A Lie – Julie Corbin

*I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author and Hodder & Stoughton. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: We all tell lies, don't we? Most of the time, they're harmless. But every now and then, we lie without thinking about the consequences. As a school nurse, Anna … Continue reading Blog Tour: A Lie For A Lie – Julie Corbin

Blog Tour: Premeditated Myrtle & How to Get Away with Myrtle – Elizabeth C. Bunce

*I received free copy of these books with thanks to the author and Kelly Doyle at Algonquin Young Readers. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* I am utterly thrilled to be part of the blog tour for Elizabeth C. Bunce's Myrtle Hardcastle series, and to share my thoughts with you on Books 1 and 2 … Continue reading Blog Tour: Premeditated Myrtle & How to Get Away with Myrtle – Elizabeth C. Bunce

Unravelled Knots: The Teahouse Detective – Baroness Orczy

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Pushkin Press and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Another classic collection of mysteries from the Golden Age of British crime writing, by the author of The Scarlet Pimpernel It has been twenty years since Polly Burton last saw the Teahouse Detective, … Continue reading Unravelled Knots: The Teahouse Detective – Baroness Orczy