Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads A lifetime holding it together. One party will bring it crashing down. Malibu: August, 1983. It's the day of Nina Riva's annual end-of-summer party, and anticipation is at a fever pitch. Everyone wants to be around the famous Rivas: Nina, the talented surfer and supermodel; brothers Jay and Hud, one a championship … Continue reading Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid – eARC Book Review

Two years of blogging!

My Two Year Blog Anniversary Hi friends! Just a quick little post to say a big thank you to everyone for being part of my book blog journey. When I started my blog two years ago I really didn’t expect to have amassed any sort of follower count so I’m eternally grateful to each person … Continue reading Two years of blogging!

Roomies by Christina Lauren – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Marriages of convenience are so… inconvenient. Rescued by Calvin McLoughlin from a would-be subway attacker, Holland Bakker pays the brilliant musician back by pulling some of her errand-girl strings and getting him an audition with a bigtime musical director. When the tryout goes better than even Holland could have imagined, Calvin is … Continue reading Roomies by Christina Lauren – Book Review

My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Aysel and Roman are practically strangers, but they've been drawn into an unthinkable partnership. In a month's time, they plan to commit suicide - together. Aysel knows why she wants to die: being the daughter of a murderer doesn't equal normal, well-adjusted teenager. But she can't figure out why handsome, popular Roman … Continue reading My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga – Book Review

A Little Love Song by Michelle Magorian – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads A classic love story from the award-winning author of Goodnight, Mister Tom. It is the summer of 1943 and war continues to rage. For Rose and her sister Diana, it’s a time of independence and self-discovery as they find first loves.   But when Rose uncovers an extraordinary love story from another war, … Continue reading A Little Love Song by Michelle Magorian – Book Review

Goodbye Perfect by Sara Barnard – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads When I was wild, you were steady . . .Now you are wild - what am I?Eden McKinley knows she can’t count on much in this world, but she can depend on Bonnie, her solid, steady, straight-A best friend. So it’s a bit of a surprise when Bonnie runs away with the … Continue reading Goodbye Perfect by Sara Barnard – Book Review

The Lost Magician by Piers Torday – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads 'If you can imagine it, it exists ... somewhere' The new spellbinding fantasy adventure from the bestselling, award-winning author of The Last Wild trilogy. 1945. They have survived the Blitz, but when Simon, Patricia, Evelyn and Larry step through a mysterious library door, it is the beginning of their most dangerous adventure yet. They … Continue reading The Lost Magician by Piers Torday – Book Review

The Deathless Girls by Kiran Millwood Hargrave – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads They say the thirst of blood is like a madness - they must sate it. Even with their own kin. On the eve of her divining, the day she'll discover her fate, seventeen-year-old Lil and her twin sister Kizzy are captured and enslaved by the cruel Boyar Valcar, taken far away from … Continue reading The Deathless Girls by Kiran Millwood Hargrave – Book Review

Prince Charming (Royals #1) by Rachel Hawkins – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Meet Daisy Winters. She’s an offbeat sixteen-year-old Floridian with mermaid-red hair, a part time job at a bootleg Walmart, and a perfect older sister who’s nearly engaged to the Crown Prince of Scotland. Daisy has no desire to live in the spotlight, but relentless tabloid attention forces her join Ellie at the … Continue reading Prince Charming (Royals #1) by Rachel Hawkins – Book Review

Coming Up for Air by Sarah Leipciger – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Three extraordinary lives intertwine across oceans and centuries. On the banks of the River Seine in 1899, a heartbroken young woman takes her final breath before plunging into the icy water. Although she does not know it, her decision will set in motion an astonishing chain of events. It will lead to … Continue reading Coming Up for Air by Sarah Leipciger – eARC Book Review

Possession by A.S. Byatt – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads "Possession" is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and a triumphant love story. "Literary critics make natural detectives," says Maud Bailey, heroine of a mystery where the clues lurk in university libraries, old letters, and dusty journals. Together with Roland Michell, a fellow academic and accidental … Continue reading Possession by A.S. Byatt – Book Review

On Midnight Beach by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads In this beautiful, epic coming-of-age novel, an old tale is rewoven as a stunning YA story by well-known Irish author/illustrator Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick. I kept clear of Dog Cullen. Till the summer we turned seventeen, the summer the dolphin came to Carrig Cove . . . Donegal, 1976 When a dolphin takes up residence in Carrig … Continue reading On Midnight Beach by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick – eARC Book Review