The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah. Review of an outstanding book that left me bereft, haunted and with a huge book hangover.

Synopsis In love we find out who we want to be. In war we find out who we are.FRANCE, 1939 In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says good-bye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front. She doesn’t believe that the Nazis will invade France…but invade they do, in droves of […]

These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong. Review of a book who had potential but missed the mark for me

Synopsis The year is 1926, and Shanghai hums to the tune of debauchery.A blood feud between two gangs runs the streets red, leaving the city helpless in the grip of chaos. At the heart of it all is eighteen-year-old Juliette Cai, a former flapper who has returned to assume her role as the proud heir […]

Not What I Expected by Jewel E Ann. Funny and wistful! Review and release blitz

Not What I Expected by Jewel E. Ann is now live! Are humans meant to mate for life? After four kids and an unfortunate but fateful end to her twenty-two-year marriage, Elsie Smith meets the new guy in town. Kael Hendricks is … a little younger, a lot sexy, and too confident for his own […]

Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall . 5 Stars. It was so British and perfect! #AudiobookChallenge2020

Synopsis Wanted: One (fake) boyfriend Practically perfect in every wayLuc O’Donnell is tangentially–and reluctantly–famous. His rock star parents split when he was young, and the father he’s never met spent the next twenty years cruising in and out of rehab. Now that his dad’s making a comeback, Luc’s back in the public eye, and one […]

The Not-Outcast by Tijan. Review and blog tour. Complexe heroine and mental illness.

The Not-Outcast and all-new emotional slow burn romance from New York Times bestselling author Tijan is available now! Cutler Ryder was everything I wasn’t. He was the hockey star. I was an outcast. He was best friends with my stepbrother, that same stepbrother who hated me. His two parents loved him. My mom was a […]

The Burning God by RF Kuang. When I listened to 24 hours audiobook in less than three days.

Synopsis The exciting end to The Poppy War trilogy, R. F. Kuang’s acclaimed, award-winning epic fantasy that combines the history of twentieth-century China with a gripping world of gods and monsters, to devastating, enthralling effect.After saving her nation of Nikan from foreign invaders and battling the evil Empress Su Daji in a brutal civil war, […]