Tag Archives: Books

Blog Tour: The Book of Forgotten Authors by Christopher Fowler

Absence doesn’t make the heart grow fonder. It makes people think you’re dead. So begins Christopher Fowler’s foray into the back catalogues and backstories of 99 authors who, once hugely popular, have all but disappeared from our shelves. Whether male … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: The Collected Works of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin – Review

A.J. Fikry owns a failing bookshop. His wife has just died, in tragic circumstances. His rare and valuable first edition has been stolen. His life is a wreck. Amelia is a book rep, with a big heart, and a lonely … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day – My Pledge for April 2017

I seem to be in the mood for challenges this year and so this month, I have decided that I will pledge to blog once a day. Partly this is to get me back in the habit of updating my … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young

When New York journalist and recently bereaved mother Charlotte “Charlie” Cates begins to experience vivid dreams about children she’s sure that she’s lost her mind. Yet these are not the nightmares of a grieving parent, she soon realizes. They are … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Shadow Magic by Joshua Khan

It’s a busy time for blog tours at the moment, and we’re off again – this time with Middle-Grade fantasy adventure Shadow Magic by Joshua Khan. My review will follow, but Shadow Magic is the first in what promises to … Continue reading

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Review: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames or … Continue reading

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Books I’m Excited About in September

We’re already half way through the month, so I thought I’d do a quick run-down of September books that have so far caught my eye. Keith Stuart’s fantastic A Boy Made of Blocks (pub. 1st Sept). Meet thirtysomething dad, Alex … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: What A Way to Go by Julia Forster

We’re back on a blog tour this week, and this time we’re taking a look at What a Way to Go by Julia Forster. This is Julia’s debut novel, set in the wonderful 80s (are we allowed to look back … Continue reading

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Starting the New Year Off Well: Jump Start Your Money Confidence.

I have been following personal finance blogger Penny Golightly for quite a while now – I like her no-nonsense attitude to managing your money – and as she has published a new book to help you get to grips with … Continue reading

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Coming Up: Blog Tour for What a Way to Go by Julia Forster

Just a headsup that the blog tour for Julia Forster’s debut novel, What a Way to Go begins on 6th January. I am hosting on 14th Jan, but please do check out the other blogs taking part.

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