The Cornish Dressmaker – a book review

The Cornish Dressmaker

You may recall my review of The Captain’s Girl back in November last year.  Well I’ve just finished the third novel in the Cornish saga from Nicola Pryce, called The Cornish Dressmaker and it’s just a good.  I don’t know about you but I’m riveted to the sofa on Sunday evening’s… Continue reading »

My Mother’s Secret – a book review

My Mother's Secret

If you have read my book reviews before you will already know that I’m a big fan of Sanjida Kay, and I’ve been eagerly awaiting the release of her new novel, My Mother’s Secret. Published through Corvus Books last month, this is the third book from Kay, and has proved… Continue reading »

The French Girl – a book review

The French Girl

I’ve got a great book to share with you today, and if you are jetting off on vacation in the school summer holidays then I can thoroughly recommend The French Girl by Lexie Elliott.  It’s a perfect holiday read in my opinion and will be released through Corvus Books on… Continue reading »

Miss Burma – a book review

Miss Burma

I’ve recently finished Miss Burma by Charmaine Craig which was published through Gross Press earlier this year. Set in Burma from the 1920’s through to the 1960’s we follow the lives of Benny and Khin as the country is thrown into turmoil, firstly through World War II and later as… Continue reading »

This Dark Place – a book review and blog tour

This Dark Place

It’s been quite some time since I’ve read a detective story so I was quite looking forward to reading the debut novel from Claire Kittridge called This Dark Place.  Published through Delicate Prey Publishing last month, this book introduces us to Detective Kelly Moore and it promised drama, suspense and murder…. Continue reading »

America Is Not The Heart – a book review

America Is Not The Heart

I’ve been kept busy over the last few weeks reading America Is Not The Heart.  Written by Elaine Castillo, her first novel will be published through Atlantic Books on 3rd May 2018. America Is Not The Heart tells the story of a Filipino family now living in Milpitas, San Francisco Bay… Continue reading »