2019 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · Britain · contemporary fiction · horror · new release · supernatural · suspense · thriller

Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Secret of Cold Hill by Peter James

Title: The Secret of Cold Hill Author: Peter James Published: September 24th 2019 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating:  4 stars The Secret of Cold Hill by Peter James is the spine-chilling follow-up to The House on Cold Hill. Now a smash-hit stage play. Cold Hill House has been razed to the ground by fire, replaced with… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Secret of Cold Hill by Peter James

2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank

Title: The Lost Ones Author: Anita Frank Published: October 21st 2019 Publisher: HQ Fiction – GB Pages: 434 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars England, 1917 Reeling from the death of her fiancé, Stella Marcham welcomes the opportunity to stay with her pregnant sister, Madeleine, at her imposing country mansion, Greyswick – but she arrives to discover a house of unease… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank

2019 Reviews · Britain · chick lit · contemporary fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: What Happens Now? by Sophia Money-Coutts

Title: What Happens Now? Author: Sophia Money-Coutts Published: August 8th 2019 Publisher: HQ Fiction – GB Pages: 384 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars After eight years together, Lil Bailey thought she’d already found ‘the one’ – that is, until he dumped her for a blonde twenty-something colleague. So she does what any self-respecting singleton would do: swipes right, puts… Continue reading New Release Book Review: What Happens Now? by Sophia Money-Coutts

2019 Reviews · book bingo · Britain · historical fiction

#Book Bingo 2019 Round 16: ‘Written by an author over age of 65’- The Victory Garden by Rhys Bowen

Book Bingo 2019 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. Each Saturday, on a fortnightly basis, beginning on Saturday 5th January 2019, Ashleigh, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2019 card contains a total of 30… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2019 Round 16: ‘Written by an author over age of 65’- The Victory Garden by Rhys Bowen

2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · romance

Book Review: The Runaway Daughter by Joanna Rees

Title: The Runaway Daughter Author: Joanna Rees Published: February 26th 2019 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Historical, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars It’s 1926 and Anna Darton is on the run from a terrible crime she was forced into committing. Alone and scared in London, salvation comes in the form of Nancy, a sassy American dancer at the notorious nightclub, The… Continue reading Book Review: The Runaway Daughter by Joanna Rees

2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · new release · World War I

New Release Book Review: You’ll Never See Me Again by Lesley Pearse

Title: You’ll Never See Me Again Author: Lesley Pearse Published: July 2nd 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars You have to keep running if you want to survive . . .  When her husband returns shell-shocked and broken from the Great War and his mother makes her life a misery, Betty Wellow discovers how bitter… Continue reading New Release Book Review: You’ll Never See Me Again by Lesley Pearse

2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Oceans Between Us by Gill Thompson

Title: The Oceans Between Us Author: Gill Thompson Published: March 26th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars A heartwrenching, uplifting story, inspired by real events, of a mother and child, separated by continents, trying to find a way back to each other. Inspired by heartrending true events, a mother fights to find her son and a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Oceans Between Us by Gill Thompson