The #Bookvent Calendar 2020 – Day 10

The #Bookvent Calendar 2020 – Day 10

#Bookvent - Celebrating my top reads of 2020 My tenth #bookvent choice sees me stepping away from the crime fiction genre for just a moment, to a book that took me completely by surprise when I read it earlier this year. I'm not known for my warm and gushy side, probably because I don't have [...]

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 [...]

A Year of Orenda – Maria In The Moon by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – Maria In The Moon by Louise Beech

Beech Week Day two of Beech Week and today I'm looking back at the beautiful but melancholic Maria In the Moon. What I love most about Louise Beech's writing is that you genuinely never know what you are going to get. This is one woman who will not be pigeonholed into a genre and Maria [...]

A Year of Orenda – Sealskin by Su Bristow

A Year of Orenda – Sealskin by Su Bristow

Today I'm passing back to Mandie who has a review of the beautiful folk tale from Su Bristow, Sealskin. I read this book a couple of years ago and was absolutely captivated by the story and the world that the author had created. Touching on the legend of the Selkies, this is a truly emotional [...]