First Line Friday: The Swallowed Man by Edward Carey

"I am writing this account, in another man's book, by candlelight, inside the belly of a fish. I have been eaten. I have been eaten, yet I am living still." Today's First Line Friday comes from The Swallowed Man, one of my most highly anticipated books this year. The author's last book, Little, was one … Continue reading First Line Friday: The Swallowed Man by Edward Carey

Emma’s Anticipated Treasures – September 2020

I can't quite believe we're so far into the year that I'm doing September's Anticipated Treasures. September is packed full of wonderful sounding books and picking these wasn't easy. It was made harder than ever this month thanks to September 3rd, also known as Fiction the third - the day when 590 Hardbacks and an … Continue reading Emma’s Anticipated Treasures – September 2020

The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

Published: August 13th, 2020Publisher: CanongateFormat: Hardcover, Kindle, AudioGenre: Science Fiction, Time Travel Fiction Welcome to my stop on the tour for this truly exceptional novel. Thank you to Canongate for the invitation to take part and the gifted book. SYNOPSIS: Between life and death there is a library. When Nora Seed finds herself in the … Continue reading The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

Book Feature: The Minders by John Marrs

Published: July 23rd, 2020 Publisher: Ebury Press Format: Kindle, Audio Genre: Science Fiction, Suspense Happy eBook Publication Day to the new book by John Marrs! John is one of my favourite authors and his books are always highly anticipated. I can't wait to read this latest one after reading some fantastic reviews. Head over to … Continue reading Book Feature: The Minders by John Marrs

All My Lies Are True by Dorothy Koomson (Ice Cream Girls 2)

Published: July 9th, 2020 Publisher: Headline Format: Hardcover, Kindle, Audio Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Crime Fiction Trigger Warning: Domestic Abuse Thank you to the Tandem Collective for the invitation to take part in this readalong and Headline for the gifted copy of the book. SYNOPSIS: From the bestselling author of Tell Me Your Secret and The Brighton Mermaid comes the … Continue reading All My Lies Are True by Dorothy Koomson (Ice Cream Girls 2)

All Fall Down (DI Helen Grace 9) by M. J. Arlidge

Published: June 11th, 2020 Publisher: Orion Format: Hardcover, Kindle, Audio Genre: Mystery, Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Crime Series Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for the latest installment in my favourite crime series and one of my most anticipated books this year. Thank you to Tracy at Compulsive Readers for the invitation to take … Continue reading All Fall Down (DI Helen Grace 9) by M. J. Arlidge

The Silent Wife (Will Trent Book 10) by Karin Slaughter

Published: June 23rd, 2020 Publisher: HarperCollins UK Format: Hardcover, Kindle, Audio Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Suspense, Crime Fiction, Police Procedural Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for this electrifying thriller. This was one of Emma's Anticipated Treasures for June and exceeded expectations. Thank you to Anne at Random Things Tours for the invitation to … Continue reading The Silent Wife (Will Trent Book 10) by Karin Slaughter

The House Guest by Mark Edwards ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5

Published: June 3rd, 2020 Publisher: Thomas & Mercer Format: Paperback, Kindle, Audio Genre: Psychological Thriller, Suspense Thank you to Mark Edwards and Thomas & Mercer for the EBook ARC of this book. SYNOPSIS: A perfect summer. A perfect stranger. A perfect nightmare. When British twenty-somethings Ruth and Adam are offered the chance to spend the … Continue reading The House Guest by Mark Edwards ⭐⭐⭐⭐.5