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Book Review: The Trespasser by Tana French

Book Review: The Trespasser by Tana French

October 20, 2016 Book review 13 ★★★★★

In a gritlit genre full of police procedural novels, Tana French’s books shine bright like diamonds.  They are not cheap imitations like so many others out there instead her talented writing showcases her novels as the real deal.  If you want clever, insightful crime fiction, then Tana is your author. First Line of The… Read more »

Book Review : Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young

Book Review : Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young

October 26, 2015 Book review 19 ★★★½

Books with hotel settings always call out to me as I love going to stay in hotels.  And a book with a hotel setting feels like the next best thing to me actually going to one for little luxury in my life!  So Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young was must read… Read more »

Book Review : 99 Days by Katie Cotugno

Book Review : 99 Days by Katie Cotugno

April 16, 2015 Book review 9 ★★★★

Warning, warning if you detest books about cheating, then this one is not for you.  If however you want a book that deals with cheating in an agonising, uncomfortable, squirmy way that draws you in despite your misgivings, then read on! First Line of 99 Days by Katie Cotugno: “Julie… Read more »

Book Review : The Memory Key by Liana Liu

Book Review : The Memory Key by Liana Liu

February 25, 2015 Book review 9 ★★★

I adored the premise of this book.  Memory is such a fascinating subject and the idea that your memories can be manipulated by a devise sent my mind reeling in all directions.  It is such a disturbing and exciting theme that I couldn’t wait to dive into the book. First… Read more »

Book Review : Daughter by Jane Shemilt

Book Review : Daughter by Jane Shemilt

December 3, 2014 Book review 12 ★★★★

This book hit me hard!  When I reached the ending I felt like I had been caught by the foot, held upside and shaken hard.  I FELT RATTLED.  I was full of questions and FEELS and had an urgent need to talk about the book to anyone who has read… Read more »

Book Review : Solitaire by Alice Oseman

Book Review : Solitaire by Alice Oseman

November 19, 2014 Book review 3 ★★★½

I saw the main character in this book was a blogger and foolishly I thought I was going to bond with Tori.  So I downloaded a copy and went to Goodreads to update my bookshelf.  And was dismayed to see so many blogger friends had already rated the book poorly…. Read more »