Weekly Update 19th – 25th October

Hi everyone! Last weekend I announced a week’s hiatus from blogging and it’s been exactly what I needed! I’m still pretty unwell physically but mentally it’s been so relieving to not have the stress of drafting blog posts and feeling a burden of blog hopping. I know this is all a perceived burden and that … Continue reading Weekly Update 19th – 25th October

The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads In 1893, there's no such thing as witches. There used to be, in the wild, dark days before the burnings began, but now witching is nothing but tidy charms and nursery rhymes. If the modern woman wants any measure of power, she must find it at the ballot box. But when the … Continue reading The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow – eARC Book Review

Goodreads Monday (12/10/2020)

Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that was started by Lauren’s Page Turners. The meme is pretty easy to follow, to participate simply choose a random book from your TBR and explain why you want to read it! This week’s book: Girl in the Walls by A.J. Gnuse BLURB FROM GOODREADS:Girl in the Walls is a … Continue reading Goodreads Monday (12/10/2020)

Never Say No by Elizabeth Neep – eARC Book Review

Bookouture Books-On-Tour 4th to 6th September 2020 Hi everyone! Today is my stop on the blog tour for the awesome Never Say No written by Elizabeth Neep. I requested this book on NetGalley some time ago because I thought the blurb sounded brilliant... and I am happy to say that the book completely lived up … Continue reading Never Say No by Elizabeth Neep – eARC Book Review

Dear Reader: The Comfort and Joy of Books by Cathy Rentzenbrink – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads 'Reading has saved my life, again and again, and has held my hand through every difficult time' For as long as she can remember, Cathy Rentzenbrink has lost and found herself in stories. Growing up she was rarely seen without her nose in a book and read in secret long after lights … Continue reading Dear Reader: The Comfort and Joy of Books by Cathy Rentzenbrink – eARC Book Review

The Missing Pieces of Me by Amanda Mandeville – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Willow and Dustin. They're the perfect couple, everyone says so. And since the birth of their baby daughter, Dustin is sure his little family is all he will ever need. So his world is shattered when he arrives home to find that Willow has disappeared, leaving only a cryptic note to say … Continue reading The Missing Pieces of Me by Amanda Mandeville – eARC Book Review

After the Silence by Louise O’Neill – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Nessa Crowley's murderer has been protected by silence for ten years.Until a team of documentary makers decide to find out the truth.On the day of Henry and Keelin Kinsella's wild party at their big house a violent storm engulfed the island of Inisrun, cutting it off from the mainland. When morning broke … Continue reading After the Silence by Louise O’Neill – eARC Book Review

Adult Virgins Anonymous by Amber Crewe – eARC Book Review

Content warning: OCD and OCD related behaviour particularly hygiene related Blurb from Goodreads Are you still a virgin?Want to talk about it in a safe space?Meetings every other Tuesday.You're not alone. Kate Mundy's life is not going to plan. Nearing thirty, she's been made redundant from her job, her oldest friends have quietly left her … Continue reading Adult Virgins Anonymous by Amber Crewe – eARC Book Review

Dear Emmie Blue by Lia Louis – eARC Book Review

Content warning: sexual assault Blurb from Goodreads At sixteen, Emmie Blue stood in the fields of her school and released a red balloon into the sky. Attached was her name, her email address…and a secret she desperately wanted to be free of. Weeks later, on a beach in France, Lucas Moreau discovered the balloon and … Continue reading Dear Emmie Blue by Lia Louis – eARC Book Review

Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – eARC Book Review

Hi guys!! Welcome to my stop on the Quercus / Jo Fletcher Books Blog Tour for Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia which is published today. As you know from reading my blog I am not someone that gets involved with blog tours; this is just my second, but when I was invited to take part … Continue reading Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – eARC Book Review