My Evil Mother by Margaret Atwood

My Evil Mother by Margaret Atwood

Today I am sharing my thoughts on the short story My Evil Mother by Margaret Atwood. I must confess, this is my first read by the author (yes I know - I should read The Handmaid's Tale ...) but I like to break myself in gently. Here's what it's all about: Source: Owned CopyRelease Date: [...]

Marple: Twelve New Stories by Various Authors

Marple: Twelve New Stories by Various Authors

Today I am sharing my thoughts on Marple: Twelve New Stories, a brand new collection of short stories by some of the best writers in contemporary crime writing. My thanks to publisher HarperCollins for the advance copy. Here’s what the book is all about: Source: NetgalleyRelease Date: 15 September 2022Publisher: HarperCollins About the Book A [...]

Murder in The Library by Katie Gayle

Murder in The Library by Katie Gayle

I really enjoyed the first book in the Julia Bird series by Katie Gayle, An English Garden Murder, so didn't hesitate to join the tour for book two, Murder in The Library. My thanks to publisher Bookouture for the advance copy and for including me in the tour. Here's what the book is about: Source: [...]

Meantime by Frankie Boyle

Meantime by Frankie Boyle

Today I am sharing my thoughts on Meantime, the debut novel from Frankie Boyle. Not going to lie - I was drawn to this one largely out of curiosity as much as the story premise. Not known for being exactly shy and retiring in his comedy, I was intrigued to see how his style translated [...]