Book Review: Love And Other Things to Live For by Louise Leverett

*I received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Book description: Jessica Wood is an aspiring photographer living in London. She’s had her heart broken, and her friends have pieced it back together again. But across the neon lights of Soho, in the smell of alcohol and cigarette smoke, on every night bus, in […]

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 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 […]

Prestige Flowers Review

Thank you to Prestige Flowers for sending me this gorgeous Valentines bouquet! There is something special about receiving flowers, the notion of thought and kindness associated with the gifting warms my heart. I was lucky enough to be sent this wonderful bouquet from Prestige Flowers in exchange for an honest review. Lets get real now…the packaging is STUNNING, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bookstagram

I am becoming a frequent user of instragam, especially on my book page. I think you should go and check out my page and maybe give me a cheeky follow. Let me know if you follow me from this blog and I will follow you back! My Instagram is – Captivated_by_Fantasy    …here is a […]

Guest Post: The Aladdin Trial by Abi Silver.

Thank you to the wonderful people at Lightning Books for sending me this marvellous book to read and thank you so much to Abi Silver for writing me a guest post. I am half way through this book and I LOVE LOVE LOVE IT, please go check it out. So, without further ado – welcome […]