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 »

Legends of the Fall

Legends of the Fall

I’m a big Brad Pitt fan, lifetime member kind of fan and one of my favourite film’s of his has to be Legends of the Fall. So when I was offered the chance to read the Legends of the Fall book by Jim Harrison, on which the film was based, I was… Continue reading »

The Stolen Child – a review

The Stolen Child

I was glued to the page when I read Bone By Bone last year, so when the latest novel from Sanjida Kay popped through my letterbox recently, I may just have squealed with delight. The Stolen Child is published through Corvus on 6th April 2017 and honestly, if you like a… Continue reading »