The Neighbours by Nicola Gill

This is such a cute, feel-good story, that everyone who likes strong and funny characters will enjoy. Warning - spoilers in the review below Meet Ginny, 34, and Cassie, 55. Neighbours, and (very) unlikely friends.Some women have it all. Others are thirty-four and rent a tiny flat alone because they recently found their long-term boyfriend … Continue reading The Neighbours by Nicola Gill

BLOG TOUR: The 24 Hour Cafe by Libby Page

This is a heart-warming story that goes deep into the thoughts and lives of the characters. Welcome to the café that never sleeps.Day and night, Stella's Café opens its doors to the lonely and the lost, the morning people and the night owls. It's a place where everyone is always welcome, where life can wait … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: The 24 Hour Cafe by Libby Page

The Perfect Sister by Sheryl Browne

This was a gripping psychological thriller, with characters that were hard to predict and left the reader guessing until the end. Claire always wished for a sister. But should you be careful what you wish for?Claire has spent her whole marriage trying to be the perfect wife and mother – supporting her husband as he … Continue reading The Perfect Sister by Sheryl Browne

Followers by Megan Angelo

I felt this was a really interesting concept and I was drawn to this book by the excellent marketing and cover design, but the plot was let down by a rushed ending and lack of action. When everyone is watching you can run, but you can’t hide…2051. Marlow and her mother, Floss, have been handpicked to … Continue reading Followers by Megan Angelo

The Other Daughter by Shalini Boland

This was extremely intriguing, fast-paced, with a brilliant ending. Nine years ago her daughter was taken.And now she’s back. Two-and-a-half-year-old Holly is playing happily in a pink plastic playhouse, while her mother Rachel sips coffee and chats with a friend nearby. It should be an ordinary day for all of them. But, in the blink … Continue reading The Other Daughter by Shalini Boland

Bookish Bites: Secret Service by Tom Bradby

To those who don’t really know her, Kate Henderson’s life must seem perfectly ordinary. But she is in fact a senior MI6 officer, who right now is nursing the political equivalent of a nuclear bomb. While heading up the Russia Desk of the Secret Intelligent Service, one of Kate’s undercover operations has revealed some alarming … Continue reading Bookish Bites: Secret Service by Tom Bradby

BLOG TOUR: What She Saw Last Night by MJ Cross

I read this in one day, desperate to finish it, and genuinely almost missed my train stop! Jenny Bowen is going home. Boarding the Caledonian Sleeper, all she wants to do is forget about her upcoming divorce and relax on the ten-hour journey through the night.In her search for her cabin, Jenny helps a panicked … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: What She Saw Last Night by MJ Cross

BLOG TOUR: Hold Your Tongue by Deborah Masson

This is probably one of the most chilling and gripping detective debuts I've read this year. A brutal murder.A young woman’s body is discovered with horrifying injuries, a recent newspaper cutting pinned to her clothing, and a particular body part missing.A detective with everything to prove.This is her only chance to redeem herself.A serial killer … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Hold Your Tongue by Deborah Masson

Pretty Guilty Women by Gina LaManna

This was an emotional, tense and brilliantly written character focused novel. You are cordially invited to the wedding of the year, at the famously luxurious Serenity Spa & Resort on the Californian coast . . .Ginger is an overworked, under-pampered mother of three who's barely holding the family together when she learns a secret about her … Continue reading Pretty Guilty Women by Gina LaManna

BLOG TOUR: Sisters of Willow House

This was such a heart-warming, genuine and beautiful novel, with gorgeous scenery descriptions and great personalities. Roisin McKenna and her husband Cian are taking time apart. Unsure of what she wants, Roisin’s prayers are answered when she receives a call from her sister Maeve who is desperate for her help.Roisin heads to Sandy Cove to … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Sisters of Willow House

Bookish Bites: Little Girl Sleeping by Jennifer Chase

He looked down at the little girl, sleeping peacefully, her arms wrapped around a teddy bear. He knew he was the only one who could save her. He could let her sleep forever.An eight-year-old girl, Chelsea Compton, is missing in Pine Valley, California and for Detective Katie Scott it’s a cruel reminder of the friend … Continue reading Bookish Bites: Little Girl Sleeping by Jennifer Chase

BLOG TOUR: Lucy’s Last Straw by Debbie Viggiano

This book was SO much fun to read, I tore through it in a day because it's such an enjoyable, hilarious yet heartwarming book. It was the toothpaste smeared around the sink that broke my marriage. As I rubbed it away AGAIN, I was reminded of everything else I’ve put up with these twenty-five years. … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Lucy’s Last Straw by Debbie Viggiano