Author spotlight: Sophia Money-Coutts

HQ, an imprint of HarperCollins previously sent me Sophia’s debut novel The Plus One (OUT NOW) and recently they sent me a preview arc of her latest What Happens Now (COMING AUGUST 2019). I have recently been on holiday and relied heavily on my kindle for ARCs, which is where I discovered my love for […]

Hello, My Name is May Book Tour

Thank you to HarperCollins HQ for sending me this INCREDIBLE BOOK! Book description: They wrote it on the wall above my bed. Hello, it said, my name is May. Please talk to me. May has been moved to a care home after her stroke. She can’t communicate, all her words are kept inside. If she […]

Blog Tour: The Family Secret by Terry Lynn Thomas

Title: The Family Secret Author: Terry Lynn Thomas Publisher: HQ, Harper Collins BLURB: Will she find the truth?England, 1940 After a sudden unexplained disappearance, Thomas Charles comes back into Cat Carlisle’s life with the suggestion she leave London – and the threat of bombs – to move to back her childhood village in Cumberland. Back […]

Blog Tour: Trapped by Nick Louth

Title: Trapped Author: Nick Louth Publisher: Canelo Genre: Thriller Links to Book: Amazon (UK) Kobo (UK) Google Books (UK) Apple Books (UK) Blurb: Two desperate criminals. Something she never saw coming. A searing suspense thriller from bestselling author Nick Louth. In Manchester, two hardened gang members on the run take Catherine Blake and her one-year-old […]

The Guilty Party by Mel McGrath Blog Tour

Title: The Guilty Party, Author: Mel McGrath RRP: £12.99 (hardback); here Pages: 374 Publisher: HQ Publishers Genre: Psychological Thriller Blurb: You did nothing. That doesn’t mean you’re innocent. On a night out, four friends witness a stranger in trouble. They decide to do nothing to help. Later, a body washes up on the banks of […]

The Girl Next Door by Phoebe Morgan Blog Tour

HQ kindly gifted me this book in exchange for a book review Genre: Psychological ThrillerSource: HQ StoriesWhere to buy: Amazon Blurb: Things like this don’t happen here. Perfect mother. Perfect wife. Jane Goodwin has spent years building her picture-perfect life in the quiet village of Ashdon. So when sixteen-year-old Clare Edwards is found murdered in Sorrow’s […]

Remember Me by D.E.White Blog Tour

Book Blurb: Fifteen years ago Ellen Smith vanished from the woods near her small Welsh village. Never to be seen again.Eight people were in the woods that night: eight splintered lives, eight people hiding a terrible secret. But who can remember the truth?Now, Ellen’s best friend, Detective Ava Cole is all grown up back in the […]

2018 in reading…

Yay! I read 97 books in 2018! An Isolated Incident by Emily Maguire Dog Songs by Mary Oliver A Mighty Dawn (The Wanderer Chronicles #1) by Theodore Brun Letters Home by Sylvia Plath Letters of Sylvia Plath, Volume 1: 1940-1956 by Sylvia Plath The Sun Is Also a Star Nicola Yoon Secrets for the Mad by Dodie Clark The Yellow Wall-Paper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Idiot Verse by Keaton HensonYou Do You: How to Be Who You Are and Use What You’ve Got to Get What […]

BOOK HANGOVER?

Have you ever suffered from a book hangover? I know I sure have. I few things I do when I have finished a book: Become soo obsessed with the beautiful writing that you have to order EVERY other book the author has written. After seriously looking a book I roam the internet for hours trying to […]

10 ways to overcome a book slump…

Recently I have been in a bit of a bookish slump, I  keep picking up books – reading a bit and then putting it down. Urg, I hate myself for doing this…come on Shannon – just read the darn book. So, to motivate myself and you – I am going to reveal my top tips […]