BLOG TOUR: The Day We Met

I received a copy of The Day We Met by Roxie Cooper as part of the book tour to celebrate its release.  Stephanie doesn’t believe in fate or true love. Jamie is happily married and completely incompatible with Stephanie’s less than romantic views. But one weekend in 2006, the pair are thrown together as Stephanie struggles…

Blog Tour | Odette by Jessica Duchen

I was lucky enough to receive Odette by Jessica Duchen as part of the blog tour to celebrate its release. Odette is a modern fairytale. Telling the story of Mitzi, a freelance writer struggling to cope with the loss of her father and living alone. When a swan crashes through her window, she at first thinks…

Book Club | My Ultimate Hygge Reading List

The nights are drawing in, Christmas shopping has started and the number of celebs on Strictly is dwindling. As someone who loves all things summer and dreads the chill, I’ve been cultivating a cosy Hygge felling at home. From Woodwick candles that smell like a real log fire, to layers of warm blankets and twinkling…

REVIEW| The Good Samaritan by Will Carver

The Good Samaritan is a new crime thriller by Will Carver and I was lucky enough to be sent a copy as part of the blog tour to celebrate its release. The Good Samaritan plays on the parable and reverses the roles, playing on our darkest fears that the unknown stranger will not be kindly but could…

REVIEW: The Year Of Living Danishly by Helen Russell

Helen Russell lives in London and works for Marie Claire magazine, she is married to a businessman and together they live a fast paced city slicker lifestyle that isn’t giving them any real happiness. Constantly exhausted, rarely sleeping, fed up with the ingrained materialism and constant motion of the city the couple decide they need…

REVIEW: Don’t Let Go by Michel Bussi

Whenever I am asked my favourite book that I have read in the last year, then it will likely be Black Water Lilies. Michel Bussi is a highly acclaimed French crime writer, this year three of his novels have been translated into English and Don’t Let Go is the final book to be translated (let’s hope more translations to…

Blog Tour and Review: Perfect Liars by Rebecca Reid

I’m lucky enough to be a part of the blog tour for Perfect Liars, a book I was drawn to because of its intriguing plot Three school friends are reunited at a dinner party, with news to share, worries to soothe and secrets to keep. But the evening won’t end well for one of the…

REVIEW: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

With a new Sky adaptation coming very soon to UK televisions and promises that this book is a brighter, more grown up version of Twilight, I had to pick up a copy of A Discovery of Witches. I’m not sure if this hasn’t been as big in the UK as it has in the US, but until seeing the…

Review | The Silent Patient byAlex Michaelides

‘I found the ending compelling and surprising and overall the plot is so full of twists it reminded me of writing by Michel Bussi and Gillian Flynn. I know that this is one book I’ll be recommending for months to come.’