The Captain’s Girl

The Captain's Girl

Being a big fan of Poldark and all things relating to Cornwall, I knew I was going to enjoy reading The Captain’s Girl by Nicola Pryce.  Published through Corvus Books in July this year, The Captain’s Girl is set in the eighteenth century as we follow the adventures of young… Continue reading »

Be Frank With Me – a book review

Be Frank With Me

Sometimes you come across a book that is unlike any other you’ve read, and for me, this is exactly how I found Be Frank With Me by Julia Claiborne Johnson.  Published through Corvus Books back in August, this book has captivated me, it’s really rather charming, gentle and thought-provoking. Be… Continue reading »

What She Left – a book review

What She Left

I’d enjoyed reading After Isabella and have been eagerly awaiting the next novel from Rosie Fiore.  I was not to be disappointed as I started reading What She Left, which was published through Allen and Unwin earlier this month. Can you imagine walking out of your front door one morning… Continue reading »

Close Enough to Touch – a book review

Close Enough to Touch

One of the lovely things about spending time with my parents in Spain was getting to sit down in the sun with a good book or two.  It was so relaxing, and I’d taken some cracking books with me to read.   When I read the blurb for Close Enough to… Continue reading »

Friends and Liars – a book review

Friends and Liars

It’s no secret that I’m a total bookworm.  I always have a stack of books waiting to be read on my bedside table.  I can remember, pre-motherhood, that holiday time meant packing numerous books to read whilst relaxing abroad. These days, with a 7 year old, chill out time on… Continue reading »

Where I Lost Her – a book review

Where I Lost Her

I’ve got another cracking book to share with you today.  If you are on the look out for a real page turner this summer, then go and buy Where I Lost Her by T Greenwood.  You will not be disappointed.  Published by Corvus Books in March this year, I could… Continue reading »