Rating: 5/5 Blurb: On a trip to the South of France, the shy heroine of Rebecca falls in love with Maxim de Winter, a handsome widower. Although his proposal comes as a surprise, she happily agrees to marry him. But as they arrive at her husband’s home, Manderley, a change comes over Maxim, and the young bride […]Read More Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
Rating 3.5/5 Blurb: Everyone in Shaker Heights was talking about it that summer: how Isabelle, the last of the Richardson children, had finally gone around the bend and burned the house down. In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is meticulously planned – from the layout of the winding roads, to the […]Read More Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
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: 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!