A Year of Orenda – The Mountain In My Shoe by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – The Mountain In My Shoe by Louise Beech

Beech Week I didn't get a summer break this year thanks to covid so missed a week at the beach, Instead, we've decided to spend a week with THE Beech - Louise Beech to be precise. This week marks five years since the paperback publication of her first novel, How To Be Brave, and as [...]

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 [...]

Midtown Huckster by Leopold Borstinski

Midtown Huckster by Leopold Borstinski

Today Mandie takes over to join the blog tour for Midtown Huckster, book three in Leopold Borstinski's Alex Cohen series. Our thanks to Emm Welton of Damppebbles Blog Tours for inviting us to join the tour. Here's what the book is about: Source: Advance Reader Copy About the Book Can you keep your gelt and [...]

A Year of Orenda – We Were The Salt Of The Sea by Roxanne Bouchard (trns David Warriner)

A Year of Orenda – We Were The Salt Of The Sea by Roxanne Bouchard (trns David Warriner)

Today I pass the blog back to Mandie who has a review of Roxanne Bouchard's We Were The Salt of the Sea. I thoroughly enjoyed this book , loving the lyrical and almost mystical nature of some of the story and the quirkiness of the characters. You can read my thoughts here. Read on to [...]