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Blog Tour – ‘The Old You’ by Louise Voss – Book Review

THE BOOK Lynn Waites gave up the job she loved when she married Ed, the love of her life, but it was worth it for the happy years they enjoyed together. Now, ten years on, Ed has been diagnosed with early-onset dementia, and things start to happen; things more sinister than missing keys and lost… Continue reading Blog Tour – ‘The Old You’ by Louise Voss – Book Review

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My Chronicle Book Box – May Unboxing @MyChronicleBB

  My Chronicle Book Box is a quarterly book box subscription – you can pick from either a sci-fi/fantasy box or a crime and mystery box. I get the crime and mystery box. Every three months you get three, yes three, shiny new books including one hardback and a selection of other lovely bookish treats.… Continue reading My Chronicle Book Box – May Unboxing @MyChronicleBB

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Book Review – ‘The Wisdom of Sally Red Shoes’ by Ruth Hogan

THE BOOK Masha’s life has stopped. Once a spirited, independent woman with a rebellious streak, her life has been forever changed by a tragic event twelve years ago. Now, unable to let go of her grief, she finds solace in the silent company of the souls of her local Victorian cemetery and at the town’s… Continue reading Book Review – ‘The Wisdom of Sally Red Shoes’ by Ruth Hogan

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Bookish Corner Read of the Month – April – ‘The Lido’ by Libby Page

THE BOOK Rosemary has lived in Brixton all her life, but everything she knows is changing. Only the local lido, where she swims every day, remains a constant reminder of the past and her beloved husband George. Kate has just moved and feels adrift in a city that is too big for her. She’s on… Continue reading Bookish Corner Read of the Month – April – ‘The Lido’ by Libby Page

Bookish Posts · My Bookish Month · Posts 2018

My Bookish Month – April

I started off the month not feeling like a very good blogger – I hadn’t posted any reviews, I hadn’t written any reviews, I hadn’t read any other of my blogger friends reviews, I hadn’t shared any of those reviews either – but by mid-April I got my mojo back. Although I still suck at… Continue reading My Bookish Month – April

Blog Tour · Bookish Posts · Posts 2018 · Reviews 2018

Blog Tour – ‘Keeper’ by Johana Gustawsson – Book Review

THE BOOK Whitechapel, 1888: London is bowed under Jack the Ripper’s reign of terror. London 2015: actress Julianne Bell is abducted in a case similar to the terrible Tower Hamlets murders of some ten years earlier and harking back to the Ripper killings of a century before. Falkenberg, Sweden, 2015: a woman’s body is found… Continue reading Blog Tour – ‘Keeper’ by Johana Gustawsson – Book Review

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Book Review – ‘The Twelve-Mile Straight’ by Eleanor Henderson

THE BOOK Cotton County, Georgia, 1930: in a house full of secrets, two babies-one light-skinned, the other dark-are born to Elma Jesup, a white sharecropper’s daughter. Accused of her rape, field hand Genus Jackson is lynched and dragged behind a truck down the Twelve-Mile Straight, the road to the nearby town. In the aftermath, the… Continue reading Book Review – ‘The Twelve-Mile Straight’ by Eleanor Henderson