Blog Tour! The Glass House by Eve Chase – #TheGlassHouse #BookReview #BlogTour

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour! I'm delighted to share my review of this fabulous book! The Glass House by Eve Chase Outside a remote manor house in an idyllic wood, a baby girl is found. The Harrington family takes her in and disbelief quickly turns to joy. They're grieving a terrible tragedy [...]

Book Review: Writers and Lovers by Lily King – #WritersAndLovers #BookReview

Writers and Lovers by Lily King Casey has ended up back in Massachusetts after a devastating love affair. Her mother has just died and she is knocked sideways by grief and loneliness, moving between the restaurant where she waitresses for the Harvard elite and the rented shed she calls home. Her one constant is the [...]

Book Review: A Registry of My Passage Upon the Earth by Daniel Mason – #ARegistryOfMyPassageUponTheEarth #BookReview

A Registry Of My Passage Upon the Earth by Daniel Mason On a fated flight, a balloonist makes a discovery that changes her life forever. A telegraph operator finds an unexpected companion in the middle of the Amazon. A doctor is beset by seizures, in which he is possessed by a second, perhaps better, version [...]

Blog Tour! The Book of Koli by M. R. Carey – #BookOfKoli #BlogTour #BookReview

Welcome to my spot on the blog tour today! I'm delighted to share my review of The Book of Koli, first in the Rampart Trilogy! The Book of Koli by M.R. Carey EVERYTHING THAT LIVES HATES US . . . Beyond the walls of the small village of Mythen Rood lies an unrecognisable landscape. A [...]

Book Review: The Other Half of Augusta Hope by Joanna Glen – #AugustaHope #TheOtherHalfOfAugustaHope

The Other Half of Augusta Hope by Joanna Glen Augusta Hope has never felt like she fits in. At six, she’s memorising the dictionary. At seven, she’s correcting her teachers. At eight, she spins the globe and picks her favourite country on the sound of its name: Burundi. And now that she's an adult, Augusta has no [...]

Book Review: Blackberry and Wild Rose by Sonia Velton – #BlackBerryAndWildRose

Blackberry and Wild Rose by Sonia Velton WHEN ESTHER THOREL, the wife of a Huguenot silk-weaver, rescues Sara Kemp from a brothel she thinks she is doing God's will. Sara is not convinced being a maid is better than being a whore, but the chance to escape her grasping 'madam' is too good to refuse. [...]

Book Review: The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd – #BookOfLongings #BookReview

The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd Ana is a rebellious young woman, a gifted writer with a curious, brilliant mind, who writes secret narratives about the neglected and silenced women around her. Raised in a wealthy family in Galilee, she is sheltered from the brutality of Rome's occupation of Israel. Ana is expected [...]

Blog Tour! Conjure Women by Afia Atakora – #ConjureWomen #BlogTour #BookReview

Welcome to my spot on the blog tour today! I'm delighted to share my review of this exquisite novel! Conjure Women by Afia Atakora The pale-skinned, black-eyed baby is a bad omen. That’s one thing the people on the old plantation are sure of. The other is that Miss Rue – midwife, healer, crafter of [...]

Book Review: The Silent Treatment by Abbie Greaves – #TheSilentTreatment #BookReview #PublicationDay

The Silent Treatment by Abbie Greaves A lifetime of love. Six months of silence. One last chance. Frank hasn't spoken to his wife Maggie for six months. For weeks they have lived under the same roof, slept in the same bed and eaten at the same table – all without words. Maggie has plenty of ideas as [...]