Blurb: Sometimes it takes the worst of times to bring out the best in people. I hoped the Nazis would be defeated. And they were. I hoped the war would be over. And it was. I hoped we would be safe. But we aren't. My name is Felix. Her name is Anya. This is our story. … Continue reading Review: Soon by Morris Gleitzman
Blurb: Dexter Morgan appears to be the perfect gentleman. He leads a normal, quiet life working as a forensic officer for the Miami Police. He has a nice, shy girlfriend and is liked by her young children. But Dexter has a secret hobby. He's an accomplished serial killer.So far he's killed dozens of people and has … Continue reading Review: Darkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff Lindsay
Blurb: When Korede's dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what's expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This'll be the third boyfriend Ayoola's dispatched in 'self-defence' and the third mess that her lethal little sibling has left Korede to clear away. … Continue reading Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
So this year, about a month ago to be more exact, I started a YA book club through work. Every month, we meet to discuss a YA novel for an hour where there's chocolate and a nice cosy atmosphere and I LOVE IT! So far we're only met twice but both have been wonderful. To … Continue reading Starting a Book Club!
Blurb: Frank loves Joy. Joy loves Frank. At least, that's what they tell their parents . . . Frank Li is caught between his parents' expectations and his own California life. Frank's parents emigrated from Korea, and have pretty much one big rule for Frank - he must only date Korean girls. But Frank has fallen for … Continue reading Review: Frankly in Love by David Yoon
Hey guys! I'm here with an interesting post today. With book blogging and working in a bookshop, I'm around books and reading an awful lot of the time and decided that I wanted to expand my reading horizons by asking some of my colleagues for one reading recommendation per month. I had no influence on … Continue reading A Bookseller Recommends: 12 Books for your TBR!
Blurb: The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the crime, Pippa Fitz-Amobi isn't so sure. When she chooses the case as … Continue reading Review: A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson
Blurb: The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse are four friends who share a deep, unshakable bond. Through a series of brief but profound conversations, Mackesy teases universal truths and rich wisdom from the mouths of his characters, celebrating warmth and empathy in all its myriad forms. Exploring kindness through exquisite, sensitive artwork and … Continue reading Review: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy
Hey everyone! Back with another post that reflects on the year just passed but this time to take a look at my favourite books that were released in 2019. I've whittled it down to the top ten and narrowed it down even further not to count the books that I read in 2019 but were … Continue reading Best Books of 2019!
I was sent a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: - Never marry a man you wouldn't want to be divorced from.- If the shoe doesn't fit in the shoe store, it's never going to fit.- When your children are teenagers, it's important to have a dog so that someone … Continue reading Review: I Feel Bad About my Neck by Nora Ephron