All the Water in the World – Karen Raney

  *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:  Maddy is sixteen. Deeply curious, wry and vivacious, she's poised at the outset of adulthood. She has loyal friends, a mother with whom she's unusually close, a … Continue reading All the Water in the World – Karen Raney

Starve Acre – Andrew Michael Hurley

  *I received a free ARC of this novella, with thanks to the author, John Murray Press and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  The worst thing possible has happened. Richard and Juliette Willoughby's son, Ewan, has died suddenly at the age of five. Starve Acre, their house by the moors, … Continue reading Starve Acre – Andrew Michael Hurley

Foam on the Crest of Waves – Silke Stein

  *I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Can facing the past transform the present? In a small fishing town on the Mendocino coast, the tides of time have washed over rumours and suspicions, yet … Continue reading Foam on the Crest of Waves – Silke Stein