She Came To Stay by Eleni Kyriacou -Extract

Published: March 5th, 2020 Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Format: Hardcover, Kindle, Audiobook Genre: Historical Fiction Today I'm thrilled to be sharing an extract from a exciting new author and her historical fiction debut. SYNOPSIS: London, 1952… Dina Demetriou has travelled from Cyprus for a better life. She’s certain that excitement and adventure are out there, … Continue reading She Came To Stay by Eleni Kyriacou -Extract

Emma’s Anticipated Treasures: January 2020

There are far too many books I'm excited about this year to create a top ten most anticipated, so I've decided instead to start writing a post of my most anticipated books each month and start the hashtag #EmmasAnticipatedTreasures This month I'm doing this a little late and there is a book that would have … Continue reading Emma’s Anticipated Treasures: January 2020

The Vanished Bride by Bella Ellis ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for this breathtaking novel. Thank you to Steven at Hodder & Stoughton for the invitation to take part and for my gifted copy of the book. SYNOPSIS: Yorkshire, 1845. A young wife and mother has gone missing from her home, leaving behind two small children and a … Continue reading The Vanished Bride by Bella Ellis ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

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 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

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: ‘Evvie Drake Starts Over’ by Linda Holmes ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

  SYNOPSIS: You don't always get to start your life over. Sometimes, life starts itself over for you.  One morning, Eveleth 'Evvie' Drake got up, packed her suitcase, and got ready to leave her life - and her perfect husband - behind. But before she walked out of the door, she received a phone call asking … Continue reading Review: ‘Evvie Drake Starts Over’ by Linda Holmes ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5