We Are Inevitable by Gayle Forman – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads 'I got this whole-body feeling . . . it was like a message from future me to present me, telling me that in some way we weren’t just bound to happen, that we had, in some sense, already happened. It felt . . . inevitable.' So far, the inevitable hasn’t worked out … Continue reading We Are Inevitable by Gayle Forman – eARC Book Review

Duvet Day by Emily Kerr – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Young lawyer Alexa Humphries’s one true love is her precious duvet, yet she is torn from its comforting embrace every morning while the foxes are still scavenging the bins outside and doesn’t get back until long after most normal people are already asleep. Worn down by the endless demands of her suspicious … Continue reading Duvet Day by Emily Kerr – eARC Book Review

‘The Definition of Us’ by Sarah Harris – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads NORMAL (definition)(adj.) Conforming to a standard; regular, typical or expected(urban) A word inapplicable to human beings(Florence) Round, smooth and bumpy like a cobbled street  Florence doesn't always see things the way other people do. She feels different. When Florence meets Jasper, Andrew and Wilf she can't imagine they'd have much in common - … Continue reading ‘The Definition of Us’ by Sarah Harris – eARC Book Review

‘Messy, Wonderful Us’ by Catherine Isaac – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads ***THE FEEL-GOOD, UPLIFTING NOVEL EVERYONE WILL BE TALKING ABOUT IN 2019***You never know what life will throw at you. You just need to know who to turn to for help. One morning in early summer, a man and woman wait to board a flight to Italy. Allie has lived a careful, focused existence. … Continue reading ‘Messy, Wonderful Us’ by Catherine Isaac – eARC Book Review

‘It Ends With You’ by S.K. Wright – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads If I'd told the truth, it would have been fiction. Everyone loves Eva. Beautiful, bright, fun, generous - she's perfect. So when her body is found in a ditch in the local woods the only thing anyone wants to know is: Who could have done this? It has to be Luke, her boyfriend. … Continue reading ‘It Ends With You’ by S.K. Wright – eARC Book Review

‘The Great Alone’ by Kristin Hannah – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Alaska, 1974.Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival. Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. When he loses yet another job, he makes an impulsive decision: he will move his family north, to Alaska, where they will live … Continue reading ‘The Great Alone’ by Kristin Hannah – eARC Book Review

‘The Taste of Blue Light’ by Lydia Ruffles – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads An incandescent, soul-searching story about a broken young woman's search for a truth buried so deep it threatens to consume her, body and mind. 'Since I blacked out, the slightest thing seems to aggravate my brain and fill it with fire' These are the things Lux knows: She is an Artist. She … Continue reading ‘The Taste of Blue Light’ by Lydia Ruffles – eARC Book Review

‘The Intermission’ by Elyssa Friedland – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Have you ever had a secret so gut-wrenching you couldn't share it with anyone, not even the person who shares your bed? Told from the alternating perspectives of a husband and wife who both have something to hide, this incisive novel pulls back the curtain on a seemingly-happy marriage, posing the question: … Continue reading ‘The Intermission’ by Elyssa Friedland – eARC Book Review

‘Floored’ by Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads The Breakfast Club meets One Day in Floored, a unique collaborative novel by seven bestselling and award-winning YA authors: Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood. When they got in the lift, they were strangers (though didn't that guy used to be on TV?): Sasha, who is desperately … Continue reading ‘Floored’ by Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood – eARC Book Review

‘The Leading Edge of Now’ by Marci Lyn Curtis – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Just when Grace is beginning to get used to being an orphan, her estranged uncle suddenly comes forward to claim her. That might have been okay if he'd spoken to her even once since her father died. Or if moving in with Uncle Rusty didn't mean returning to New Harbor.  Grace once … Continue reading ‘The Leading Edge of Now’ by Marci Lyn Curtis – eARC Book Review

‘Doggerland’ by Ben Smith – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads In the North Sea, far from what remains of the coastline, a wind farm stretches for thousands of acres. The Boy and the Old Man are charged with its maintenance. They carry out their never-ending work as the waves roll, dragging strange shoals of flotsam through the turbine fields. Land is only … Continue reading ‘Doggerland’ by Ben Smith – eARC Book Review

‘Serious Moonlight’ by Jenn Bennett – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Raised in isolation and home-schooled by her strict grandparents, the only experience Birdie has had of the outside world is through her favourite crime books. But everything changes when she takes a summer job working the night shift at a historic Seattle hotel. There she meets Daniel Aoki, the hotel’s charismatic driver, … Continue reading ‘Serious Moonlight’ by Jenn Bennett – eARC Book Review