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 »

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 »

Pocketful of Dreams

There’s nothing I like more than a bit of a family drama with a love interest thrown in for good measure. Pocketful of Dreams is written by Jean Fullerton and was published through Corvus Books in August this year.  The book ticks all the boxes for me and adds a… 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 »