Blog Tour Review: The Birthday House by Jill Treseder ⭐⭐⭐.5

Today is my stop on the blog tour for this novella. Thank you to Anne Cater of Random Things Blog Tours for the invitation to take part, and to Anne and Silverwood Books for my copy of this novella.  SYNOPSIS: A friendship. A murder. A life that will never be the same. The year is … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: The Birthday House by Jill Treseder ⭐⭐⭐.5

Review: ‘Never Have I Ever’ by Joshilyn Jackson ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Happy Kindle Publication Day to Joshilyn Jackson and her electrifying new novel. SYNOPSIS: It starts as a game at book group one night. Never Have I Ever..done something I shouldn’t. But Amy Whey has done something she shouldn’t. And Roux, the glamorous newcomer to Amy’s suburban neighbourhood, knows exactly what that is. Roux promises she’ll … Continue reading Review: ‘Never Have I Ever’ by Joshilyn Jackson ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Review: ‘My Sister, The Serial Killer’ by Oyinkan Braithwaite ⭐⭐⭐.5

SYNOPSIS: My Sister, The Serial Killer is a backly comic novel about how blood is thicker - and more difficult to get out of the carpet - than water… When Korede’s dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister Ayoola, she knows what’s expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of … Continue reading Review: ‘My Sister, The Serial Killer’ by Oyinkan Braithwaite ⭐⭐⭐.5

Review: ‘Miracle Creek’ by Angie Kim ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Happy hardcover publication day to Angie Kim! This book has been out on kindle for a while so I was able to read it earlier this month.  SYNOPSIS: A literary courtroom thriller about an immigrant family and a young single mother accused of killing her autistic son, Miracle Creek is a powerhouse debut about how far … Continue reading Review: ‘Miracle Creek’ by Angie Kim ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘At Your Door’ by J. P. Carter ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Happy publication day to J.P Carter and the amazing second installment in the DCI Anna Tate series. SYNOPSIS: What happens when the past comes back to kill you? When DCI Anna Tate is called to the gruesome discovery of a woman found on Barnes Common, she is plunged into a high profile investigation involving a … Continue reading Review: ‘At Your Door’ by J. P. Carter ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Review: ‘Lady in the Lake’ by Laura Lippman ⭐⭐⭐⭐

SYNOPSIS: A stunning, multi-voiced, period piece - tackling race, gender politics, and the volatility of mid ‘60s America - from the author of SUNBURN Cleo Sherwood disappeared eight months ago. Aside from her parents and the two sons she left behind, no one seems to have noticed. It isn’t hard to understand why: it’s 1964 … Continue reading Review: ‘Lady in the Lake’ by Laura Lippman ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘The Three Beths’ by Jeff Abbott ⭐⭐⭐.5

SYNOPSIS: From multi-million-selling writer Jeff Abbott comes an intense and gripping new psychological thriller about a daughter’s desperate search for her mother - when she discovers two women with the same name are also missing.  My mum would never leave me.  This has been Mariah Dunning's motto. So when she glimpses her mother - who's … Continue reading Review: ‘The Three Beths’ by Jeff Abbott ⭐⭐⭐.5

Review: ‘Then She Vanishes’ by Claire Douglas ⭐⭐⭐⭐

SYNOPSIS: THE ONLY THING MORE SHOCKING THAN THE FIRST CHAPTER...IS THE LAST. Everything changed the night Flora disappeared. Heather and Jess were best friends - until the night Heather’s sister vanished. Jess has never forgiven herself for the lie she told that night. Nor has Heather. But now Heather is accused of an awful crime. … Continue reading Review: ‘Then She Vanishes’ by Claire Douglas ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘Someone We Know’ by Shari Lapena ⭐⭐⭐⭐

  SYNOPSIS: It can be hard keeping secrets in a tight-knit neighbourhood. In a tranquil, leafy suburb of ordinary streets - one where everyone is polite and friendly - an anonymous note has been left at some of the houses. ‘I’m so sorry. My son has been getting into people’s houses. He’s broken into yours.’ … Continue reading Review: ‘Someone We Know’ by Shari Lapena ⭐⭐⭐⭐