Thank you SO much to HQ for sending me the audio for this wonderful book! BLURB: The drinks are flowing.The music is playing.But the party can’t last. With the Blitz over and London reeling from war, jazz musician Lawrie Matthews has answered England’s call for help. Fresh off the Empire Windrush, he’s taken a tiny […]
ThankFirstly, I would like to thank HarperCollins for sending me a digital arc of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: When Jake learns of his troubled daughter’s death, he is determined to find out what really happened on that fateful night. But Jake hasn’t seen Jordan for over three years and, with […]
Title: Me Mam. Me Dad. Me. By Malcom Duffy. Publisher: Head of Zeus. Blurb: Humorous and heartbreaking debut novel with the fresh, funny, honest voice of a 14-year-old Geordie lad recounting the trials and tribulations of family life and finding first love. Nominated for the 2019 Carnegie Medal. Danny’s mam has a new boyfriend. Initially, all […]
My book review for #AMightyDawn by Theodore Brun. ABOUT THE BOOK A gripping and brilliantly realised debut epic adventure set in eighth-century Denmark. This is the beginning of an ambitious new series in the vein of George R.R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones. Hakan, son of Haldan, chosen son of the Lord of the Northern […]
So, I thought I would update you guys on what I have read in 2017 so far. I haven’t read as much as I wanted so far because I have been busy working on my dissertation. I am doing my dissertation on the representation of trauma within Gillian Flynn’s novels, so I have been reading […]
PART ONE – (on Tuesday the 28th of June) PART TWO- (on the 29th of June) I cannot comprehend the emotions I am feeling! I sobbed when the plays ended, the feeling of it being over again broke me. BUT, honestly…the play was magical, truly magical. I still cannot get over it!!! AHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!