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

2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Doll Factory by Elizabeth Macneal

Title: The Doll Factory Author: Elizabeth Macneal Published: April 30th 2019 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars The Doll Factory, the debut novel by Elizabeth Macneal, is an intoxicating story of art, obsession and possession. London. 1850. The Great Exhibition is being erected in Hyde Park and among the crowd watching the spectacle two people meet. For… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Doll Factory by Elizabeth Macneal

2019 Reviews · Britain · crime · Guest Review · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

Guest Book Review: Dead at First Sight by Peter James

Title: Dead at First Sight Author: Peter James Published: May 14th 2019 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Crime, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars A man waits at a London airport for Ingrid Ostermann, the love of his life, to arrive. Across the Atlantic, a retired NYPD cop waits in a bar in Florida’s Key West for his first date… Continue reading Guest Book Review: Dead at First Sight by Peter James