Rating: 5/5 Blurb: Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive – but not how to live Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for lunch every day and buys the same two bottles of vodka to drink every weekend. Eleanor Oliphant is […]Read More Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Rating: 5/5 Blurb: Newly married, newly widowed Elsie is sent to see out her pregnancy at her late husband’s crumbling country estate, The Bridge. With her new servants resentful and the local villagers actively hostile, Elsie only has her husband’s awkward cousin for company. Or so she thinks. For inside her new home lies a […]Read More The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell
Rating: 5/5 Blurb: There is nothing hidden that will not be revealed . . . On an autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman knocks at the door of a grand house in the wealthiest quarter of Amsterdam. She has come from the country to begin a new life as the wife of illustrious merchant […]Read More The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton
Rating: 3/5 stars Blurb: Feyre’s survival rests upon her ability to hunt and kill – the forest where she lives is a cold, bleak place in the long winter months. So when she spots a deer in the forest being pursued by a wolf, she cannot resist fighting it for the flesh. But to do […]Read More A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Mass
Rating: 5/5 stars Blurb: Eleanor is the new girl in town, and she’s never felt more alone. All mismatched clothes, mad red hair and chaotic home life, she couldn’t stick out more if she tried. Park is the boy at the back of the bus, Black T-shirts, headphones, head in a book – he thinks he’s made […]Read More Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
I am honoured to be part of the promotion for Jennifer Gilmour’s book Isolation Junction. Jennifer explains below why she is giving her book away for free from 8th to 12th of January, she also answers some questions that are frequently asked of her. All links to the book and Jennifer’s website are below, including […]Read More Isolation Junction Free for Five Days!
Rating: 4/5 Blurb: Maddy is allergic to the world; stepping outside the sterile sanctuary of her home could kill her. But then Olly moves in next door. And just like that, Maddy realizes there’s more to life than just being alive. You only get one chance at first love. And Maddy is ready to risk […]Read More Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon (Book Review)