Catch-Up Quickies 12

First a quick explanation! Due to some severe health issues over the last few years, and a lingering chronic condition, my planned review schedule went right out of the window and I have been scrabbling ever since to get it back on track. In my latest attempt to try to regain some lost ground, I … Continue reading Catch-Up Quickies 12

Blog Tour: Whispers of a Scandal – 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: Who knows your darkest secret? After every parents' evening, friends Nina, Bel and Rachel look forward to their regular debrief at the pub. But there will be no clinking … Continue reading Blog Tour: Whispers of a Scandal – Julie Corbin

Blog Tour: Tales from the Coffee Pot – Jim Ody

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and to Zoé of Zooloo’s Book Tours and Question Mark Press.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: For the first time, the best of Jim Ody’s published short-stories are together in one anthology, including four previously unreleased. Twelve twisted tales … Continue reading Blog Tour: Tales from the Coffee Pot – Jim Ody

Catch-Up Quickies 7

First a quick explanation! Due to some severe health issues over the last few years, and a lingering chronic condition, my planned review schedule went right out of the window and I have been scrabbling ever since to get it back on track. In my latest attempt to try to regain some lost ground, I … Continue reading Catch-Up Quickies 7

Blog Tour: The Game of Satori: The Awakening – Amy Jacquemard

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author and The Book Review Crew. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: The Game of Satori, a virtual reality escape game that hacks your mind--delving deeply into your subconscious, pulling memories, thoughts and beliefs to the surface that have long … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Game of Satori: The Awakening – Amy Jacquemard

Blog Tour: Manipulated Lives – H.A. Leuschel

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and to Emma Welton of damppebbles blog tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Five compelling true-to-life stories each highlighting a narcissist’s manipulative mind games Narcissists are everywhere.They can be witty, charming and highly charismatic.Anyone can be their … Continue reading Blog Tour: Manipulated Lives – H.A. Leuschel

Blog Tour: Deity – Matt Wesolowski

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Anne Cater and Orenda Books. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A shamed pop starA devastating fireSix witnessesSix storiesWhich one is true? When pop megastar Zach Crystal dies in a fire at his remote mansion, his mysterious demise … Continue reading Blog Tour: Deity – Matt Wesolowski

Lost – Leona Deakin

*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: HOW CAN YOU SOLVE A CRIME IF YOU CAN'T REMEMBER THE CLUES? There is an explosion at a military ball. The casualties are rushed to hospital … Continue reading Lost – Leona Deakin

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 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