The Life We Almost Had by Amelia Henley

The Life We Almost Had by Amelia Henley

Today it is my great pleasure to be taking part in the blog tour for The Life We Almost Had by Amelia Henley. Amelia Henley is the pseudonym of thriller author Louise Jensen and as I've long been a fan of her work, I couldn't wait to see what happens when she turned her hand [...]

The Rhino Conspiracy by Peter Hain

The Rhino Conspiracy by Peter Hain

Yesterday was World Rhino day, a day to celebrate one of the most gentle and beautiful of the planet's many animals that have been hunted to the point of near extinction. I've never had the good fortune to see a Rhino in the wild, but on a recent visit to Chester Zoo I stood and [...]

A Year of Orenda – I Am Dust by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – I Am Dust by Louise Beech

Beech week Awww, It's the last day of Beech Week 😞 Not to worry though as Mandie is here with her review of another absolutely stunning book - I Am Dust. Kind of a gothic novel crossed with a murder mystery, this has all the emotions, chills and intrigue that you could ask for, combined [...]

A Year of Orenda – Call Me Star Girl by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – Call Me Star Girl by Louise Beech

Beech Week Beech Week continues as I look back at my thoughts on Call Me Star Girl, Louise Beech's first full on foray into the world of crime fiction. Mandie read and reviewed the book earlier in the year and you can find her thoughts here. Always beautiful in her writing, there was a definite [...]

A Year of Orenda – How To Be Brave by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – How To Be Brave by Louise Beech

Beech Week Here we are. Believe it or not it is five years ago today that Orenda Books published Louise Beech's debut novel How To Be Brave in paperback, and what a journey we have all been on since then. I was very (very) late in reading this book, but if you'd like to see [...]