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Book Review: A Yorkshire Christmas by Kate Hewitt

Book Review: A Yorkshire Christmas by Kate Hewitt

November 21, 2016 Book review 3 ★★★½

Are you looking for Christmas cheese and cheer?  Well welcome to the wonderful world of Christmas books.  They are as fun as any Hallmark Christmas movie, and ideal for jumping into the festive zone.  A Yorkshire Christmas by Kate Hewitt is a perfect example of the type of book I’m talking… Read more »

Book Review : Lyrebird by Cecelia Ahern

Book Review : Lyrebird by Cecelia Ahern

November 16, 2016 Book review 11 ★★★★½

Can you imagine living your life in total isolation? And then being thrust in the craziness of a reality show? No! Me, neither but that is the intriguing premise of Lyrebird by Cecelia Ahern. First Line of Lyrebird by Cecelia Ahern “He moves away from the others, their constant chat… Read more »

Book Review: Green Tea Latte To Go by Aven Ellis

Book Review: Green Tea Latte To Go by Aven Ellis

November 10, 2016 Book review 3 ★★★★

Who doesn’t need some sweet, uplifting books in their literary diet!  I know I do.  I crave them, in between my gritty thrillers.  And Aven Ellis delivers some of the sweetest, and some of the most uplifting books out there. First Line of Green Tea Latte To Go by Aven Ellis… Read more »

Book Review: The Last Anniversary by Liane Moriarty

Book Review: The Last Anniversary by Liane Moriarty

July 14, 2016 Book review 10 ★★★★

Guess who is still binge-reading Liane Moriarty’s entire back catalogue.  Meeee!  The Last Anniversary  by Liane Moriarty is my latest and it’s another good solid entertaining read just as I’ve come to expect from this author.     Balancing the books is a quick fire review where I list the… Read more »

Book Review: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal

Book Review: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal

June 15, 2016 Book review 2 ★★★★

If you are looking for a book that has an authentic child narrator and navigates skilfully and heartbreakingly through the Foster Care system, then your search is over.  My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal is the perfect book for you.     First Line of My Name is… Read more »