Blog Tour: Death at Rainbow Cottage – Jo Allen

*I received a free copy 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.* Blurb: At the end of the rainbow, a man lies dead.The apparently motiveless murder of a man outside the home of controversial equalities activist Claud Blackwell and his … Continue reading Blog Tour: Death at Rainbow Cottage – Jo Allen

Blog Tour: The Chocolate Box – Isabella May

*I received a free copy 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.* Blurb: Ellie Sanchez wants revenge. Spurned during her school days at prestigious Monty’s academy when she was plain Eleanor Finch, and played second fiddle to her idol, Barnaby … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Chocolate Box – Isabella May

Guest Post: 10 Amazing Cult Novels, With Amazing Antiheroes – Billy Moran

In September, I brought you my thoughts on Billy Moran's debut novel, Don't Worry, Everything Is Going To Be Amazing, and I am pleased to welcome Billy back to Bookshine and Readbows today with a special top ten list for your run up to Christmas (after all, 'tis the season for buying lots of books, … Continue reading Guest Post: 10 Amazing Cult Novels, With Amazing Antiheroes – Billy Moran

Blog Tour: How Love Actually Ruined Christmas (or Colourful Narcotics) – Gary Raymond

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Parthian Books and Emma Welton of damppebbles blog tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: RARELY HAS THE POWER OF CINEMA BEEN FELT BY SO MANY, IN SUCH OPPOSING WAYS... "Love Actually dulls the critical senses, making those … Continue reading Blog Tour: How Love Actually Ruined Christmas (or Colourful Narcotics) – Gary Raymond

Blog Tour: Wicked Writing Skills – Lexi Rees

*I received a free copy 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.* Blurb: Writing is like a spell. It can melt hearts and fry brains, twisting and turning as the magic works. Want the world to fall at your feet, … Continue reading Blog Tour: Wicked Writing Skills – Lexi Rees

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

Blog Tour: The Stairwell – Dean Bryant

*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: Frightful visions. An unknown manipulator. A force from beyond reason. Brandon Chapman arrives home to a horrific scene. His wife, Stephanie, is exhibiting behaviour … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Stairwell – Dean Bryant

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

Blog Tour: The Dentist (DS George Cross #1) – Tim Sullivan

*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: A homeless man. Violently strangled. No leads. Except his past. An outsider himself, DS George Cross is drawn to this case. The discovery of … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Dentist (DS George Cross #1) – Tim Sullivan