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Book Review – ‘Bats in the Belfry’ by E.C.R Lorac

THE BOOK Bruce Attleton dazzled London’s literary scene with his first two novels – but his early promise did not bear fruit. His wife Sybilla is a glittering actress, unforgiving of Bruce’s failure, and the couple lead separate lives in their house at Regent’s Park. When Bruce is called away on a sudden trip to… Continue reading Book Review – ‘Bats in the Belfry’ by E.C.R Lorac

Bookish Posts · Clearing The Shelves · Posts 2018 · Reviews

Clearing the Shelves – ‘The Mermaids Singing’ by Val McDermid

  Every month I try to read at least one book that I’ve had sat on the shelves for over six months. January’s pick was ‘The Mermaids Singing’ by Val McDermid which I have had for a lot longer than six months! It was also my pick for Zuky’s Book Bum Book Club January theme which… Continue reading Clearing the Shelves – ‘The Mermaids Singing’ by Val McDermid

Bookish Posts · Posts 2018 · Reviews

Mini Reviews – ‘The Confession’ by Jo Spain, ‘Sirens’ by Joseph Knox and ‘Hickory Dickory Dock’ by Agatha Christie

‘The Confession’ by Jo Spain One night an intruder enters the home of Harry and Julie McNamara and beats Harry to within an inch of his life. The perpetrator then hands himself in to the police but what are his reasons behind the attack? This book grabbed my attention right from the first line, which… Continue reading Mini Reviews – ‘The Confession’ by Jo Spain, ‘Sirens’ by Joseph Knox and ‘Hickory Dickory Dock’ by Agatha Christie

Book Box Unboxing · Bookish Posts · Illumicrate · Posts 2018

Illumicrate – The Howler Edition Unboxing

I am a huge huge fan of the Red Rising series by the lovely Pierce Brown (cue girly sigh) and when I saw that Illumicrate were doing a special one of book box inspired by all things Red Rising to celebrate the release of the latest instalment – Iron Gold, well I just had to… Continue reading Illumicrate – The Howler Edition Unboxing

Bookish Posts · Posts 2018

Blogging – My First Year – Reflections and a Giveaway!

This post is a few days late, Emma’s Bookish Corner turned one at the start of the week but due to a poorly toddler and then a poorly me things have been delayed. Anyway, my blog is one! YEY! How that happened I don’t know! I’ve loved my first year in blog-land and I look… Continue reading Blogging – My First Year – Reflections and a Giveaway!

Blog Tour · Bookish Posts · Posts 2018 · Reviews

Blog Tour – Book Review ‘Deep Blue Trouble’ Steph Broadribb

  THE BOOK Single-mother Florida bounty hunter Lori Anderson’s got an ocean of trouble on her hands. Her daughter Dakota is safe, but her cancer is threatening a comeback, and Lori needs JT – Dakota’s daddy and the man who taught Lori everything – alive and kicking. Problem is, he’s behind bars, and heading for… Continue reading Blog Tour – Book Review ‘Deep Blue Trouble’ Steph Broadribb

Blog Tour · Bookish Posts · Posts 2018 · Reviews

Blog Tour – Book Review ‘The Feed’ by Nick Clark Windo

THE BOOK Tom and Kate’s daughter turns six tomorrow, and they have to tell her about sleep. If you sleep unwatched, you could be Taken. If you are Taken, then watching won’t save you. Nothing saves you. Your knowledge. Your memories. Your dreams. If all you are is on the Feed, what will you become… Continue reading Blog Tour – Book Review ‘The Feed’ by Nick Clark Windo

Posts 2018 · Reviews

Book Review – ‘Murder on the QE2’ by Jessica Fletcher and Donald Bain

THE BOOK Bestselling mystery writer and amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher is invited to travel to London on the grand dame of ocean liners, the “Queen Elizabeth II”, as one of seven guest lecturers. The night they set sail, a fellow speaker is found brutally murdered. Now Jessica has just four days at sea to find… Continue reading Book Review – ‘Murder on the QE2’ by Jessica Fletcher and Donald Bain