The Thursday Murder Club – Richard Osman

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Viking Books UK / Penguin Random House and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a … Continue reading The Thursday Murder Club – Richard Osman

The Authenticity Project – Clare Pooley

  *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:  Six strangers with one universal thing in common: their lives aren’t always what they make them out to be. What would happen if they told … Continue reading The Authenticity Project – Clare Pooley

Saving Missy – Beth Morrey

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   Prickly. Stubborn. Terribly lonely. But everyone deserves a second chance… Missy Carmichael’s life has become small. Grieving for a family she has lost or lost touch with, … Continue reading Saving Missy – Beth Morrey

Changing the Subject – Kate Abley

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  Welcome to the first comic contemporary novel from Kate Abley. Sue, a nice lady from Chingford, was 18 in 1979. Now, thanks to an Alzheimer’s Drugs trial gone … Continue reading Changing the Subject – Kate Abley

XYZ – William Knight

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Generation X technical whiz, Jack Cooper has forgotten his mojo. Grumpy and sarcastic, he can't bear a workplace stuffed with Gen Y and Zs whose total focus is on … Continue reading XYZ – William Knight

Blog Tour: The Six Loves of Billy Binns – Richard Lumsden

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author, Tinder Press and and Anne Cater of  Random Things Blog Tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb: I remember my dreams but not where they start. Further back, I recall some of yesterday and the day before … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Six Loves of Billy Binns – Richard Lumsden

The Red Address Book -Sofia Lundberg

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A heartwarming debut about 96-year-old Doris, who writes down the memories of her eventful life as she pages through her decades-old address book. But the most profound moment of … Continue reading The Red Address Book -Sofia Lundberg

Blog Tour: Magic O’Clock / Magical Memories – L. S. Fellowes

*I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Magic O'Clock Blurb: Archie Royle is a kind, funny, gentle man. He’s also my dad. My storyteller. My hero. Except he doesn’t remember … Continue reading Blog Tour: Magic O’Clock / Magical Memories – L. S. Fellowes

The Single Ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village – Joanna Nell

  *I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley, with thanks to the author and publishers.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   The life of 79-year-old pensioner Peggy Smart is as beige as the décor in her retirement village. Her week revolves around aqua aerobics and appointments … Continue reading The Single Ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village – Joanna Nell