Mini-Review Day!

    GoodReads: Bea’s favourite customer, Julie, hasn’t been seen for weeks. Her abusive husband claims she left him but when a corpse is found, it seems to confirm Bea’s worst fears. As Bea investigates, the truth she and Ant uncovers will threaten everything Bea believed about her own family. My Review This was a… Continue reading Mini-Review Day!

June Rewind

    What are days even anymore? Let's do this I suppose.                                     TOTAL COUNT: 24, 1 Not Shown [Ready one to the spawn this month, Glory of Unicorns]   BLM Posts from Book Bloggers [These are only… Continue reading June Rewind

Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs, A Memoir ARC Review

    GoodReads: From bestselling author of She’s Not There, New York Times opinion columnist, and human rights activist Jennifer Finney Boylan, Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs, a memoir of the transformative power of loving dogs. This is a book about dogs: the love we have for them, and the way that love helps us understand the… Continue reading Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs, A Memoir ARC Review

WWW Wednesday

    It’s time for the WWW Wednesday meme brought to you all by Taking on a World of Words     What Are You Currently Reading? GoodReads: Ever since Margot was born, it’s been just her and her mother. No answers to Margot’s questions about what came before. No history to hold on to. No… Continue reading WWW Wednesday

More than Marmalade – Blog Tour

  Hi everyone! Today I’m excited to participate in the creative blog tour for MORE THAN MARMALADE: Michael Bond and the Story of Paddington Bear by Rosanne Tolin organized by MTMC Tours! An incredible true tale, More than Marmalade is the first biography about the writer behind the beloved series.   Blurb: Michael Bond never… Continue reading More than Marmalade – Blog Tour

April Rewind

      DNF Though I like the premise, I had a hard time getting into the world-building, but! Neelam has recommended the audiobook, so, I'll try that, meanwhile, I'm sending this one off to a new home to someone else who wants it! I'm rating it 3 stars, and will change the rating with… Continue reading April Rewind

The Five Review

    GoodReads: Five devastating human stories and a dark and moving portrait of Victorian London - the untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper. Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane are famous for the same thing, though they never met. They came from Fleet Street, Knightsbridge, Wolverhampton, Sweden and Wales. They… Continue reading The Five Review

WWW Wednesday

  It’s time for the WWW Wednesday meme brought to you all by Taking on a World of Words   What Are You Currently Reading? GoodReads: Nothing is more important than loyalty. But what if you’ve sworn to protect the one you were born to destroy? Tarisai has always longed for the warmth of a family.… Continue reading WWW Wednesday

Children of War – Blog Tour

    Synopsis: Hassanakis is a young Muslim boy of Turkish descent growing up on Crete during WWI. Fifteen generations of his family have lived on the island and until now he has never had any reason not to think he is a Cretan. But with the Great Powers tussling over the collapsing Ottoman Empire… Continue reading Children of War – Blog Tour

Eileen: The Making of George Orwell – Blog Tour

    Blurb: In 1934, Eileen O'Shaughnessy's futuristic poem, 'End of the Century, 1984', was published. The next year, she would meet George Orwell, then known as Eric Blair, at a party. “Now,' he remarked that night, 'that's the kind of girl I would like to marry.' Years later, Orwell would name his greatest work,… Continue reading Eileen: The Making of George Orwell – Blog Tour