The Kindness Project by Sam Binnie

Uplifting and heartwarming – the perfect bit of escapism! I was kindly gifted this by Headline Fiction in exchange for an honest review and to take part in the blog tour. The Kindness Project by Sam Binnie336 PagesPublished 8th July by Headline DescriptionThe locals of the Cornish village of Polperran are grieving the sudden loss of Bea Kimbrel,…

The First Day of Spring by Nancy Tucker

A chilling and heartbreaking story which will raise many questions and discussions! I was kindly gifted a copy of this from Hutchinson in exchange for an honest review. The First Day of Spring by Nancy Tucker388 PagesOut Now DescriptionChrissie knows how to steal sweets from the shop without getting caught, the best hiding place for…

The Coward by Jarred McGinnis

A stunning story of acceptance, life with a disability and repairing broken family relationships! The Coward by Jarred McGinnis320 PagesPublished 1st July by Canongate DescriptionAfter a car accident Jarred discovers he’ll never walk again. Confined to a ‘giant roller-skate’, he finds himself with neither money nor job. Worse still, he’s forced to live back home…

The Maidens by Alex Michaelides

Another brilliant psychological thriller full of suspense and intrigue! The Maidens by Alex Michaelides356 PagesOut Now DescriptionSt Christopher’s College, Cambridge, is a closed world to most. For Mariana Andros – a group therapist struggling through her private grief – it’s where she met her late husband. For her niece, Zoe, it’s the tragic scene of…

Lucky by Rachel Edwards

A great thriller showing the devastation of addiction and the gambles you take in life! Lucky by Rachel Edwards261 PagesOut Now DescriptionEtta wants to get married. Ola, her partner, says he does too, but he’s also allergic to making concrete plans and keeps insisting that they save enough for a house deposit before they even…

The Disappearing Act by Catherine Steadman

An addictive and deadly page turner set against the backdrop of Hollywood! I was kindly gifted a copy of this by Simon and Schuster in exchange for an honest review. The Disappearing Act by Catherine Steadman346 PagesOut Now DescriptionMia Eliot has travelled from London to LA for pilot season. This is her big chance to…

Songs in Ursa Major by Emma Brodie

Get lost in a dazzling and beautiful story of music, fame, love and loss! Songs in Ursa Major by Emma Brodie400 PagesOut Now DescriptionFrom the moment Jane Quinn steps barefoot onto the main stage at Island Folk festival, her golden hair glinting, her voice soaring into the summer dusk, a star is born – and…

Animal by Lisa Taddeo

A powerful, shocking and brutal look at how past experiences shape your life! I was kindly gifted this to take part in the Tandem Collective readalong. Animal by Lisa Taddeo336 PagesPublished 24th June 2021 DescriptionI drove myself out of New York City where a man shot himself in front of me. He was a gluttonous man and…

True Crime Story by Joseph Knox

A refreshing, compelling and unique take on the crime thriller genre! True Crime Story by Joseph Knox448 PagesOut Now DescriptionIn the early hours of Saturday 17 December 2011, Zoe Nolan, a nineteen-year-old Manchester University student, walked out of a party taking place in the shared accommodation where she had been living for three months. She…

The Summer Holiday by Jo Clegg

Funny and lighthearted but with a subject all mothers can relate to! I was kindly gifted this book by Orion Books in exchange for an honest review and to take part in the blog tour. The Summer Holiday by Jo Clegg368 PagesOut Now DescriptionClaire Swift can’t think of anything worse than another holiday with the Wellbeloved family….