Category Archives: A Blog A Day

Book Review: Artefacts and Other Stories by Rebecca Burns

That dandelion. A flash of stubborn yellow in a dark box of space. It had promised sunshine but had tasted sour. Artefacts. A dandelion. A mayfly. A family, bereft. Items and mementos of a life, lived hard and with love, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bookworm by Lucy Mangan

When Lucy Mangan was little, stories were everything. They opened up different worlds and cast new light on this one. She was whisked away to Narnia – and Kirrin Island – and Wonderland. She ventured down rabbit holes and womble burrows … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: My #YALC Top Tips

I am thrilled to be attending YALC again this year and, as I’ve been to this fantastic event several times, I thought I’d put together a few of my top tips to ensire you have a great event. Luggage When … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Summer at the Kindness Cafe by Victoria Walters

Welcome to Brew, a cafe where kindness is almost as important as coffee… almost! Abbie has fled London and the humiliation of not being able to make rent after being made redundant. Her sister, Louise, unlucky in love, has thrown herself into her career … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fish Soup by Margarita Garcia Robayo tr Charlotte Coombe

From internationally acclaimed author Margarita García Robayo comes Fish Soup, a unique collection comprising two novellas plus the book of short stories Worse Things (winner of the prestigious Casa de las Américas Prize). Set on the Caribbean coast of Colombia, … Continue reading

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