Victoria’s War – Catherine A. Hamilton

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Plain View Press and Mindbuck Media. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: In Victoria's War, Hamilton gives voice to the courageous Polish women who were kidnapped into the real-life Nazi slave labor operation during WWII. Inspired by true stories, … Continue reading Victoria’s War – Catherine A. Hamilton

The Push – Ashley Audrain

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Penguin UK – Michael Joseph and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb:  What if your experience of motherhood was nothing like what you hoped for - but everything you always feared? 'The women in this family, we're different . … Continue reading The Push – Ashley Audrain

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

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

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

Blog Tour: Bridge to Eternity – Romola Farr

  *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:  Audrey, recently widowed, is not saying why she left her comfortable home in the south of England to move into an old school … Continue reading Blog Tour: Bridge to Eternity – Romola Farr

Guest Post: Beyond the Bay – Rebecca Burns

  Today I am honoured to be hosting a guest post by the author Rebecca Burns, to celebrate the first anniversary of the release of her book, Beyond the Bay.   First, here is the book!   Blurb:  “The night before Esther’s ship was due to dock, her sister dreamed of her.” Auckland at the turn of the … Continue reading Guest Post: Beyond the Bay – Rebecca Burns

Only the Lonely – Joanne Nicholson

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  After Tiffany is orphaned on the night of her 18th birthday, she discovers, as the sole heir to her parents' estate, she has inherited a frozen embryo from when … Continue reading Only the Lonely – Joanne Nicholson

Impeccable Petunia: Parts I & II – Katie Christine

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*       Blurb:  Relegated to a life without hope for anything more than a squalid existence at the bottom of the pecking order, Petunia, a backyard chicken, lives out her … Continue reading Impeccable Petunia: Parts I & II – Katie Christine

Brake Failure – Alison Brodie

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  “Is it too late to tell him you love him when you are looking down the barrel of his gun?” An English debutante transforms from Miss-Perfectly-Correct to criminally insane … Continue reading Brake Failure – Alison Brodie