Dear Mrs Bird by AJ Pearce ⭐⭐⭐⭐

SYNOPSIS: The Richard & Judy Book Club Pick and Sunday Times Bestseller. London, 1941. Amid the falling bombs Emmeline Lake dreams of becoming a fearless Lady War Correspondent. Unfortunately, Emmy finds herself employed as a typist for the formidable Henrietta Bird, the renowned agony aunt at Woman’s Friend magazine. Mrs Bird refuses to read, let … Continue reading Dear Mrs Bird by AJ Pearce ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Publication Day – In the Lion’s Den by Barbara Taylor Bradford

SYNOPSIS: In the Lion’s Den is a gripping new Victorian epic novel featuring the characters of the House of Falconer series from beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author, Barbara Taylor Bradford. London, 1889: Victorian London is a place of wealth, privilege and poverty, a city of extremes. For James Falconer, who grew up as … Continue reading Publication Day – In the Lion’s Den by Barbara Taylor Bradford

Blog Tour Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

The Lost Ones was one of my highly anticipated books this Autumn so I am thrilled to be able to take part in HQ’s Halloween takeover and to share my review with you today. Thank you to Joe Thomas at HarperCollins UK for the invitation to take part and my gifted copy of the book. … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Blog Tour Review: Her Mother’s Lies by Rona Halsall ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for this tense and gripping thriller. Thank you to Bookoture for my invitation to take part, and to Bookoture and NetGalley for my e-ARC of the novel in exchange for my honest review.  SYNOPSIS: ‘She hasn’t told you, has she?’ He squeezed his eyes shut. She watched … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: Her Mother’s Lies by Rona Halsall ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Review: The Testaments by Margaret Atwood ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

As always, this review won’t contain spoilers and I will give as little detail as possible so that anyone who hasn’t yet read the book can enjoy the surprises like I was able to.  SYNOPSIS: Margaret Atwood’s dystopian masterpiece, The Handmaid’s Tale, is a modern classic. Now she brings the iconic story to a dramatic … Continue reading Review: The Testaments by Margaret Atwood ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

July #frydayfavourite : Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

It's the first Friday of the month which means it's time for this month's #frydayfavourite This is a hashtag started on bookstagram by the lovely @artbreaker.bookclub where on the first Friday of each month you share a five-star read from before you joined bookstagram. This month's book is Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. When … Continue reading July #frydayfavourite : Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

Review: ‘The Liar’s House’ by Carla Kovach ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Samantha stumbled out of the party and out onto a busy street only ten minutes away from her home. But she never made it home. Seven years after Samantha’s disappearance, on what would have been her thirty-fifth birthday, her best friend Diane is shocked to find a letter addressed to Samantha on her doorstep. Opening … Continue reading Review: ‘The Liar’s House’ by Carla Kovach ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

My Sentimental Book Stack

  I was tagged by @diaryofabookmum & @silverliningsandpages on bookstagram to create a #sentimentalstack and enjoyed doing it so much that I decided to post it on here too. 𝓣𝓱𝓮 𝓓𝓸𝓵𝓵 𝓕𝓪𝓬𝓽𝓸𝓻𝔂 & 𝓕𝓻𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓲𝓮 𝓛𝓪𝓷𝓰𝓽𝓸𝓷 - these were the books from the first author event I went to since starting my bookstagram account. It was … Continue reading My Sentimental Book Stack