The Mutual Friend – Carter Bays

*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: From the co-creator of How I Met Your Mother, a hilarious and thought-provoking debut novel set in New York City, following a sprawling cast of characters as they navigate life, … Continue reading The Mutual Friend – Carter Bays

Blog Tour: The Agathas – Kathleen Glasgow & Liz Lawson

*I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the authors, Oneworld - Rock the Boat and Anne Cater of Random Things Blog Tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: The most popular girl in school is dead. And everyone’s blaming the wrong guy. After falling from grace last summer, Agatha … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Agathas – Kathleen Glasgow & Liz Lawson

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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 17

Blog Tour: Monster Max and the Marmalade Ghost – Robin Bennett

*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: Max and Peregrine are volunteering at an old people’s home, when strange things start to happen: one resident is walking on the ceiling; one is riding their … Continue reading Blog Tour: Monster Max and the Marmalade Ghost – Robin Bennett

Blog Tour: A Surprise Party & four other stories – Milo McGivern

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and Kelly Lacey of Love Books Tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: On a mysterious and far away island, strange things are happening. With no people in sight, a wonderful collection of talking animals are having extraordinary, funny adventures. … Continue reading Blog Tour: A Surprise Party & four other stories – Milo McGivern

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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 11

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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 9

Blog Tour: All Pets Allowed / The Becket List – Adele Griffin

*I received a free copy of these books with thanks to the author and Amanda Dissinger 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 Adele Griffin’s Blackberry Farm series, and to share my thoughts with you on Books 1 and 2 … Continue reading Blog Tour: All Pets Allowed / The Becket List – Adele Griffin

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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 6

Blog Tour: D.M. Mullan’s Curious Tales: Hector – D.M. Mullan, illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Tiny Tree Books and Kelly Lacey of Love Books Tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: If something is missing, and you’re feeling blue, you could learn from Hector, who feels this way too. This little genius lives in an … Continue reading Blog Tour: D.M. Mullan’s Curious Tales: Hector – D.M. Mullan, illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones