Book Review: Darling by K. Ancrum

Publisher: ImprintFormat: HardcoverRelease Date: June 22nd, 2021 Rating: 5/5 Stars I have to admit, I might a slight mistake recently. If the review isn’t up by the time this is posted, it should be coming shortly, but basically – I reviewed Iron Widow over on Divination Hollow, and declared it the best book of 2021,Continue reading “Book Review: Darling by K. Ancrum”

BBNYA Spotlight Tour: Five Dead Blondes – Lydia Grace and Elizabeth Kennedy

Publisher: Otranto HouseLength: 387 PagesRelease Date: October 31st, 2019 Blurb Cash Stone loves his mum and sister, but looking after the family at seventeen isn’t easy. Something happened to Daisy Moore last summer that she can’t forget, even though her friends wish she would. When Lucy Smith, a young blonde from the next town overContinue reading “BBNYA Spotlight Tour: Five Dead Blondes – Lydia Grace and Elizabeth Kennedy”

WriteReads Blog Tour: Mirrorland – Carole Johnstone

Blurb Twelve years ago my life began again. But it was a lie. With the startling twists of Gone Girl and the haunting emotional power of Room, Mirrorland is the story of twin sisters, the man they both love, and the dark childhood they can’t leave behind. Cat lives in Los Angeles, about as farContinue reading “WriteReads Blog Tour: Mirrorland – Carole Johnstone”

Things to Do Before the End of the World – Emily Barr [WriteReads Blog Tour]

Blurb A timely and powerful coming-of-age thriller from the bestselling author of The One Memory of Flora Banks. *** What would you do when you hear the news that humans have done such damage to the earth that there might only be a limited amount of safe air left – a year’s worth at most?You’dContinue reading “Things to Do Before the End of the World – Emily Barr [WriteReads Blog Tour]”

Book Review: What Beauty There Is – Cory Anderson

Publisher: PenguinFormat: PaperbackRelease Date: April 6th, 2021 Rating: 3/5 Stars Blog Tour Review For those who caught my stop on the blog tour for this book, you’ll know that at the time of posting I hadn’t actually finished the whole book. Well, now I have, so I thought best to provide a sort of ‘secondContinue reading “Book Review: What Beauty There Is – Cory Anderson”

On ‘Guilty Pleasure’ Reading

We love books, right? Otherwise you probably wouldn’t be reading this blog. And something I see often – especially among women readers – is that habit of saying they particularly enjoy this genre, or this series, or this author, or this book, but they stumble over the words and add on the end, like anContinue reading “On ‘Guilty Pleasure’ Reading”