Friday Face-Off: God Of War

Friday Face-Off is a weekly meme originally created by Books by Proxy, and is currently hosted by Lynn’s Books. The idea is to compare different book covers, based on a weekly changing theme. The theme for Friday Face-Off this week is books about war, and the book I chose is War Horse by Michael Morpurgo. First off,Continue reading “Friday Face-Off: God Of War”

February Wrap Up

I have been finding myself in a bit of a reading rut lately, so for this year I have been challenging myself to try a variety of new to me books from all kinds of genres. I read 12 books in February, and these are some of my thoughts. Keep Calm And Carry On, ChildrenContinue reading “February Wrap Up”

WWW WEDNESDAY- 3 Mar 2021

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking On A World Of Words. WWW Wednesday is a quick look and current update in the life of a reader, by answering three simple questions. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you finish reading recently? What do you think you will read next?Continue reading “WWW WEDNESDAY- 3 Mar 2021”

March Reading List

These are some of the books I want to read this month. The Single’s Table by Tasmina Perry Adam Stowe can’t wait for his best friend’s wedding. He’s handsome and charming, there’s a free bar and plenty of eligible women on the Singles Table – what could possibly go wrong? Sophie Wallis is less excitedContinue reading “March Reading List”

Book Review: The House By The Sea

The House By The Sea by Louise Douglas The ghosts of the past need to be laid to rest… When Edie’s mother-in-law, Anna DeLuca, dies, she is relieved. Edie blames Anna for the accident that destroyed her family. So, when her will lures Edie to Sicily and the long-abandoned Villa della Madonna del Mare, sheContinue reading “Book Review: The House By The Sea”

Friday Face – Off: Magic

Friday Face-Off is a weekly meme originally created by Books by Proxy, and is currently hosted by Lynn’s Books. The idea is to compare different book covers, based on a weekly changing theme. The theme for this week’s Friday Face-Off is books with magic in the title. And the book I chose is Practical Magic by AliceContinue reading “Friday Face – Off: Magic”

Book Review: The Titanic Detective Agency

The Titanic Detective Agency by Lindsay Littleson Unlock the secrets of the unsinkable ship… Bertha Watt, tree-climber and would-be polar explorer, is excited to be on RMS Titanic’s maiden voyage, as she leaves Aberdeen behind for the glamour of a new life in America. But Bertha quickly realises that some passengers are behaving strangely, andContinue reading “Book Review: The Titanic Detective Agency”

WWW Wednesday- Feb 24 2021

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking On A World Of Words. WWW Wednesday is a quick look and current update in the life of a reader, by answering three simple questions. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you finish reading recently? What do you think you will read next?Continue reading “WWW Wednesday- Feb 24 2021”

Book Review: Matchmaking For Beginners

Matchmaking For Beginners by Maddie Dawson. Whatever happens, love that. Marnie MacGraw wants an ordinary life—a husband, kids, and a minivan in the suburbs. Now that she’s marrying the man of her dreams, she’s sure this is the life she’ll get. Then Marnie meets Blix Holliday, her fiancé’s irascible matchmaking great-aunt who’s dying, and everythingContinue reading “Book Review: Matchmaking For Beginners”

Bartholomew Mills And The January Dawn Book Review

Bartholomew Mills And The January Dawn by David Carmalt The year is 1798 and Bartholomew Mills has never left Plymouth before, let alone been to sea. Suddenly orphaned and alone, he joins Captain James Morel aboard the January Dawn and quickly realises that life on the ocean is fraught with danger – from nature itselfContinue reading “Bartholomew Mills And The January Dawn Book Review”