First Line Friday: October 9th, 2020

Welcome to First Line Friday. This is a tag that was started by mrscookesbooks on Instagram and I've been doing on there for a while. I decided to start posting here too, offering more than just one line and hoping to entice you into reading the books I share. So here's this week's first line: … Continue reading First Line Friday: October 9th, 2020

The Book of Two Ways by Jodi Picoult

Published: October 20th, 2020Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Format: Hardcover, Kindle, Audio Genre: Literary Fiction, Saga Happy Publication Day to my favourite author! Thank you to the Tandem Collective for the invitation to take part in the readalong and to Hodder & Stoughton for the gifted ARC. SYNOPSIS: Jodi Picoult's stunning new novel about life, death, … Continue reading The Book of Two Ways by Jodi Picoult

Where The Edge Is by Grainne Murphy

Published: September 15th, 2020Publisher: Legend PressFormat: Paperback, Kindle Genre: Literary Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Saga Welcome to my stop on the tour for four this fantastic debut. Thank you to Legend Press for the invitation to take part and the gifted copy of the book. SYNOPSIS: As a sleepy town in rural Ireland starts to wake, … Continue reading Where The Edge Is by Grainne Murphy

Emma’s Anticipated Treasures – October 2020

October is almost upon us, so it's time for the books I'm most excited about being released. Thanks to October 1st having even more releases than Fiction the Third, this was another month that was difficult to decide, which is why I'm so late posting this month. So, without further ado, here are my most … Continue reading Emma’s Anticipated Treasures – October 2020

After The Silence by Louise O’Neill

Published: September 3rd, 2020Publisher: RiverrunFormat: Hardcover, Kindle, AudioGenre: Suspense, Literary Fiction I read this book as part of a readalong with Tandem Collective UK. This post is also part of a social media blast in connection with Quercus. Thank you to Hannah at Quercus for my gifted copy of the book. SYNOPSIS: Nessa Crowley's murderer … Continue reading After The Silence by Louise O’Neill

My Life For Yours by Vanessa Carnevale

Published: August 7th, 2020 Publisher: Bookouture Format: Paperback, Kindle, Audio Genre: Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction I'm a few days late, but here is my stop on the tour for this beautiful novel . Thank you to Bookouture for the invitation to take part and the eBook ARC. SYNOPSIS: Your life or your unborn child’s – … Continue reading My Life For Yours by Vanessa Carnevale

The Phone Box at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina

Published: June 25th, 2020 Publisher: Manilla Press Format: Hardcover, Kindle, Audio Genre: Literary Fiction Thank you to Manilla Press for the gifted copy of this novel . SYNOPSIS: We all have something to tell those we have lost . . . When Yui loses her mother and daughter in the tsunami, she wonders how she … Continue reading The Phone Box at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina

Emma’s Anticipated Treasures – June 2020

It seems impossible that we're almost half way through the year already. Will lockdown continuing, books are providing a much needed escape for so many of us right now. Here are the books out in June that I'm most excited about escaping into. The House Guest by Mark Edwards Published: June 3rd, 2020 Publisher: Thomas … Continue reading Emma’s Anticipated Treasures – June 2020

What’s Left of Me Is Yours by Stephanie Scott ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Published: April 21st, 2020 Publisher: W&N Format: Hardcover, Kindle Genre: Literary Fiction I am thrilled to be opening the blog tour today for this spectacular debut novel. Thank you to Anne from Random Things Tours for the invitation to take part and to W&N for the gifted copy of the book. SYNOPSIS: A gripping debut … Continue reading What’s Left of Me Is Yours by Stephanie Scott ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐