book review · star rating

How I rate my books…

So I have recently seen a blog post at MummyIsReading about how she rates her books, and I thought that was a really good idea and wanted to give you an idea of what my ratings mean to me. I am determined in 2019 to review every book I read and post those reviews on… Continue reading How I rate my books…

book review · three stars

Book Review | The Cancer Ladies' Running Club | NetGalley | Spoilers |

Sometimes we find friendship in the most unexpected of places…When Keira receives her breast cancer diagnosis she doesn’t want to have to tell her children or her husband Tom, and she doesn’t want to step back from work. She doesn’t want to sit in a hospital and stare mortality in the face, nor be part… Continue reading Book Review | The Cancer Ladies' Running Club | NetGalley | Spoilers |

book review · four stars

Book Review | Alter Ego | Spoilers |

Hollywood days. Vigilante nights.To the world, she's a star.To the league of heroes who raised her? She's a liability.Mary's got a penchant for gadgets, a resume packed with criminal-busting credentials, and a reckless streak that tends to land her in trouble. So when a potential recruit blazes a trail through a local bar—literally—Mary blows off… Continue reading Book Review | Alter Ego | Spoilers |

book review · two stars

Book Review | Pretty Guilty Women | Spoilers |

Why would four women admit to committing the same murder?Four different women offer four very different confessions to the death of a man found in the midst of a rehearsal dinner at an luxurious resort, each insisting they acted alone. Their stories are contradicting and confusing, posing a conundrum for the detective who must untangle… Continue reading Book Review | Pretty Guilty Women | Spoilers |

book review · four stars

Book Review | The Shadow Keeper | Spoilers |

Moll Pecksniff and her friends are living as outlaws in a secret cave by the sea, desperate to stay hidden from the Shadowmasks. But further along the coast lies the Amulet of Truth, the only thing powerful enough to force the Shadowmasks back and contain their dark magic. So, together with Gryff, the wildcat that’s… Continue reading Book Review | The Shadow Keeper | Spoilers |

book review · five stars · netgalley

Book Review | The Switch | NetGalley | Spoilers |

Eileen is sick of being 79.Leena's tired of life in her twenties.Maybe it's time they swapped places...When overachiever Leena Cotton is ordered to take a two-month sabbatical after blowing a big presentation at work, she escapes to her grandmother Eileen's house for some overdue rest. Eileen is newly single and about to turn eighty. She'd… Continue reading Book Review | The Switch | NetGalley | Spoilers |

book review · netgalley · two stars

Book Review | The Wives | NetGalley | Spoilers |

Imagine that your husband has two other wives.You’ve never met the other wives. None of you know each other, and because of this unconventional arrangement, you can see your husband only one day a week. But you love him so much you don’t care. Or at least that’s what you’ve told yourself.But one day, while… Continue reading Book Review | The Wives | NetGalley | Spoilers |

book review · netgalley · two stars

Book Review | You Are Not Alone | NetGalley | Spoilers |

You probably know someone like Shay Miller.She wants to find love, but it eludes her.She wants to be fulfilled, but her job is a dead end.She wants to belong, but her life is so isolated.You probably don’t know anyone like the Moore sisters.They have an unbreakable circle of friends.They live the most glamorous life.They always… Continue reading Book Review | You Are Not Alone | NetGalley | Spoilers |

book review · four stars · netgalley

Book Review | Skint Estate | NetGalley | Spoilers |

Alone, pregnant and living in a women’s refuge, Cash Carraway couldn’t vote in the 2010 general election that ushered austerity into Britain. Her voice had been silenced. Years later, she watched Grenfell burn from a women’s refuge around the corner. What had changed? The vulnerable were still at the bottom of the heap, unheard. Without… Continue reading Book Review | Skint Estate | NetGalley | Spoilers |

book review · five stars

Book Review | Diary of a Confused Feminist | Spoilers |

Kat wants to do GOOD FEMINISM, although she's not always sure what that means. She also wants to be a writer, get together with Hot Josh (is this a feminist ambition?), win at her coursework and not make a TOTAL EMBARRASSMENT of herself at all times.But the path to true feminism is filled with mortifying… Continue reading Book Review | Diary of a Confused Feminist | Spoilers |

book review · four stars

Book Review | The Dreamsnatcher | Spoilers |

Twelve-year-old Molly Pecksniff wakes one night in the middle of the forest, lured there by a recurring nightmare - the one with the drums and the rattles and the masks. The Dreamsnatcher is waiting. He has already taken her dreams and now he wants her life.Because Moll is more important than she knows… The Oracle… Continue reading Book Review | The Dreamsnatcher | Spoilers |