The Cottage on Winter Moss by Allie Cresswell #ContemporaryFiction #Historical @Alliescribbler #TuesdayBookBlog

When I was contacted by Allie Cresswell with a view to joining the blog tour for her new release I was delighted to accept. I've been meaning to read her books for a while and this one sounded intriguing. Several combined occurrences cause writer Dee to pack her belongings, leave her life behind and just … Continue reading The Cottage on Winter Moss by Allie Cresswell #ContemporaryFiction #Historical @Alliescribbler #TuesdayBookBlog

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Amber Maze by Christopher Bowden #Noir #Fiction

The Amber Maze, published in 2018, is a short book but packs a lot into the 160 or so pages.  My Thoughts Hugh Mullion and his family are holidaying in a charming Dorset cottage in the grounds of a large house known as The Hall. Returning from an evening at the local pub, Hugh is … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Amber Maze by Christopher Bowden #Noir #Fiction

🎉 Happy Publication Day 🎉 The Silent Brother by @SimonVdVwriter #crime #literarythriller #contemporaryfiction

The Silent Brother by Simon Van der Velde is published today by Northodox Press and can be purchased at Amazon, Waterstones, and Northodox. Today I have an extract to share. …She falls against me.  Her sandal goes skidding across the stone.  The breath stops in my throat.  My legs start to go, but Annie doesn’t … Continue reading 🎉 Happy Publication Day 🎉 The Silent Brother by @SimonVdVwriter #crime #literarythriller #contemporaryfiction

Spring Tides At The Starfish Café (The Starfish Café #2) by Jessica Redland #FeelGoodFiction #TuesdayBookBlog @JessicaRedland @BoldwoodBooks

Author: Jessica Redland Published: April 2022 by Boldwood Books Category: Contemporary, Feel Good FictionFeel, Romance ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ A new season... As winter turns to spring, Hollie - owner of The Starfish Café - is feeling content as she settles into her new life with her loving boyfriend, Jake, and their adorable dog Pickle. But when an … Continue reading Spring Tides At The Starfish Café (The Starfish Café #2) by Jessica Redland #FeelGoodFiction #TuesdayBookBlog @JessicaRedland @BoldwoodBooks

Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney #Contemporary #LiteraryFiction #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: Alice Feeney Performed by Richard Armitage, Stephanie Racine Published by HQ and released on Audible in August 2021 Category: Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Mystery, Suspense ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Ten years of marriage. Ten years of secrets. An anniversary they’ll never forget. Adam and Amelia are spending the weekend in the Scottish Highlands. The remote location is perfect … Continue reading Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney #Contemporary #LiteraryFiction #TuesdayBookBlog

#BlogTour ~ Silenced By Jennie Ensor #Gangland #Crime @HobeckBooks @Jennie_Ensor

It's the final day of the blog tour for Silenced, published on the 7th December by Hobeck Books, and I'm delighted to share my review.  My Thoughts A shocking opening sets the scene for Jennie Ensor’s latest novel. Teenager Solita Milton is walking home from school, thinking about what to buy her sister for a … Continue reading #BlogTour ~ Silenced By Jennie Ensor #Gangland #Crime @HobeckBooks @Jennie_Ensor

An Unlit Candle by Caren J. Werlinger #DualTimeline #LiteraryFiction #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: Caren J. Werlinger Published: September 2021 by Corgyn Publishing Category: Contemporary, Historical, Fiction, Religion, Literary ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Patricia Horrigan is the eldest daughter of a family determined to gain entry into the upper echelons of Rochester society as the 1950s give way to the turbulence of the 60s. Born of an Irish father and a … Continue reading An Unlit Candle by Caren J. Werlinger #DualTimeline #LiteraryFiction #TuesdayBookBlog

The Bird that Sang in Color by @grace_mattioli #LiteraryFiction #FamilySaga #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: Grace Mattioli Kindle Edition Category: Family Saga, Drama, Literary Fiction, Book Review Part family drama and part self-actualization story, this is about Donna Greco, who in her teens, subscribes to a conventional view of success in life—and pushes her freewheeling, artistic brother, Vincent to do the same. However, he remains single, childless, and subsists … Continue reading The Bird that Sang in Color by @grace_mattioli #LiteraryFiction #FamilySaga #TuesdayBookBlog

#ThrowbackThursday ~ Entry Island by Peter May ~ Complex and Emotional Dual Timeline #MurderMystery #Historical

Entry Island is one of my all time favourite books. I listened to the audio version which was released in 2013 and Peter Forbes' narration gave the already incredible story extra depth. My Thoughts Detective Sime (Sheem) Mackenzie is part of the murder investigation team sent to Entry Island, one of Les Îsles de la … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ Entry Island by Peter May ~ Complex and Emotional Dual Timeline #MurderMystery #Historical

#BlogTour #BookReview ~ Boomerville at Ballymegille by @CarolineJames12 #Boomervilleisback #BoomervilleatBallymegille @rararesources #FridayReads

Join Hattie and Jo as they head to Southern Ireland to open Boomerville Manor, a holiday retreat for guests of ‘a certain age’.

The Day She Came Back by @MrsAmandaProwse #Contemporary Family Drama #FridayReads

The Day She Came Back is a compelling story of three generations of women—Prim, Sarah and Victoria—woven into a tale of secrets uncovered, loss, grief and forgiveness.

The Paper Bracelet by @EnglishRachael ~ Every baby’s bracelet held a mother’s secret… #DualTimeline #BookReview #FridayReads

Author: Rachael English Published: February 2020 by Hatchette Books Ireland Category: Dual Timeline, Historical, Contemporary, Book Review For almost fifty years, Katie Carroll has kept a box tucked away inside her wardrobe. It dates from her time working as a nurse in a west of Ireland mother and baby home in the 1960s. The box … Continue reading The Paper Bracelet by @EnglishRachael ~ Every baby’s bracelet held a mother’s secret… #DualTimeline #BookReview #FridayReads