The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

This is a mesmerising, fantastical book about our stories and endings, with just a touch of magic thrown in for good measure. Are you lost or are you exploring?When Zachary Rawlins stumbles across a strange book hidden in his university library it leads him on a quest unlike any other. Its pages entrance him with … Continue reading The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Our Stop by Laura Jane Williams

This was a heartwarming, fun and clever rom-com which everyone would enjoy! What if you almost missed the love of your life?Nadia gets the 7.30 train every morning without fail. Well, except if she oversleeps or wakes up at her friend Emma’s after too much wine.Daniel really does get the 7.30 train every morning, which is easy … Continue reading Our Stop by Laura Jane Williams

The Heatwave by Katerina Diamond

Wow, just wow. What a twisty, gripping and clever thriller. This was hard to predict with intriguing characters and an excellent setting. One Summer. One Stranger. One Killer...Two bad things happened that summer:A stranger arrived. And the first girl disappeared.In the wake of the crime that rocked her community, Felicity fled, knowing more than she … Continue reading The Heatwave by Katerina Diamond

Eight Detectives by Alex Pavesi

Have you read this? If not, you definitely need to... All murder mysteries follow a simple set of rules. Grant McAllister, an author of crime fiction and professor of mathematics, once sat down and worked them all out.But that was thirty years ago. Now he's living a life of seclusion on a quiet Mediterranean island … Continue reading Eight Detectives by Alex Pavesi

Top picks for September

Well, here we go. It's almost September and we all know what that means for publishing... literally hundreds of books being published over the month. How do we pick what to read out of this immense selection of fiction and non-fiction? Well do not fear! I've gathered my top picks for September. Yes, they are … Continue reading Top picks for September

The New Girl by Harriet Walker

This excellent investigation into female rivalry, jealousy and motherhood creates a superb level of tension throughout this gripping thriller. Glamorous Margot Jones is the fashion editor at glossy women's magazine Haute, and pregnant with her first child. Margot's used to her carefully curated life being the object of other women's envy - who wouldn't want her … Continue reading The New Girl by Harriet Walker

BLOG TOUR: The Lies You Told by Harriet Tyce

This is a suspenseful thriller with characters that highlight the fractious and dangerous nature of protective mothers... Has she left her child in the care of a killer?Sadie has moved back to London so her daughter can attend the exclusive school her domineering father has secured her a place at. It's highly sought-after and highly … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: The Lies You Told by Harriet Tyce

Lost You by Haylen Beck

This book was not what I expected, with an unusual plot but it was extremely gripping throughout, right until the shocking end. You're looking for your son. But she found him first.When a little boy goes missing, his mother desperately wants to find him . . . before someone else does.Libby would do anything for … Continue reading Lost You by Haylen Beck

The New Girlfriend by Sheryl Browne

This is a clever, gripping and intriguing thriller that kept me hooked throughout with characters that are hard to crack and a plot that keeps on getting more interesting... Your Secrets. Her Lies.Cassie stares at the woman on her doorstep in disbelief. Just months after losing her only son, Josh, here stands a stranger claiming to be … Continue reading The New Girlfriend by Sheryl Browne

The Switch by Beth O’Leary

This fun, light hearted book has lovely characters and a deeper meaning underneath the humour. Leena is too young to feel stuck.Eileen is too old to start over.Maybe it's time for The Switch...Ordered to take a two-month sabbatical after blowing a big presentation at work, Leena escapes to her grandmother Eileen's house for some overdue … Continue reading The Switch by Beth O’Leary

The Babysitter by Phoebe Morgan

What a book...! Full of twists and turns, just when you think you have it all figured out, another curveball is thrown in! On the hottest day of the year, Caroline Harvey is found dead in Suffolk. Her body is left draped over a cot – but the baby she was looking after is missing. … Continue reading The Babysitter by Phoebe Morgan