‘A Christmas Catastrophe…’

Evening all! I am pleased to announce I am starting the blog tour for The Luckiest Thirteen by Brian W. Lavery, courtesy of Random Things Blog Tours creator, Anne Carter. Blurb A true-life drama of an intense battle for survival on the high seas. The Luckiest Thirteen is the story of an incredible two-day battle…

‘As free as a caged bird…’

Good morning all, I am on another Random Things blog tour today! And The Swans Began To Sing by Thora Karitas Arnadottir is out January 10th 2019! Blurb Gudbjorg Thorisdottir is born into a happy Icelandic family in 1952, the second child of loving parents and followed by three further siblings. They live upstairs in…

‘There’s no place like home…’

Hello everybody! Firstly, I want to thank you everyone for all your likes and shares! I adore the blogging community and have met some amazing people! And HI to all my new followers! I have a great book to review today, Jane Austen at Home by the wonderful Lucy Worsley. Blurb: This new telling of…

“Like mother, like daughter…”

Good morning and happy Friday! Today I have the honour of reviewing Liz Butler Duren’s book, All About You: an adopted child’s memoir. Blurb At fifteen, Liz learns a long-held secret about her life. She was adopted. This discovery leads Liz on a 29-year journey to find the mother who gave her away. Like a…

“What you don’t know, won’t hurt you…”

Hi everyone, I have a great book for you today. I will be reviewing This is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay. The difference with this book is that it’s non-fiction. Take a deep breath and get ready to dive into the world of junior doctors. Unfair working conditions, emotional and physical strain, and endless…

“A change of heart…”

Hello everyone! Or should I say Hola! That’s right I’m back from my holidays and catching up on my blog! My next post after this one will include what’s to come and what to look out for over the next few months! But today I am taking part in my second book blog tour! The…

“The ‘poems’ and the showgirl”

Hey there everyone! Today’s theme is role models/icons. I have many icons from authors to explorers, scientists to feminists (and not forgetting my mum!) but today I ask you, who is your literary role model? I have hundreds if not thousands of authors I look up to. There are some truly beautiful people who have…

“21 and under!”

Hello book lovers, readers, people who have randomly stumbled upon my blog… welcome! I have a special post today as it’s my birthday this week! “21 books to read before you’re 21” Here are my 21 must reads before you turn 21! I have included a whole range of my well-loved books, even some from…