Book Review: My Map of You by Isabelle Broom

Title: My Map of You Author: Isabelle Broom Publisher: Penguin Date: April 21st, 2016 Pages: 400 Format: eARC Source: from Publisher for a review   Synopsis (from Goodreads): Holly Wright has had a difficult few years. After her mother’s death, she’s become expert at keeping people at a distance – including her boyfriend, Rupert. But when Holly receives an unexpected letter […]

Book Review: The Smell of Other People’s Houses by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock

Title: The Smell of Other People’s Houses Author: Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock Publisher: Faber and Faber Ltd Date: April 7th, 2016 Pages: 272 Format: eARC Source: From Publisher, for a review   Synopsis (from Goodreads): Alaska, 1970: growing up here is like nowhere else. Ruth wants to be remembered by her grieving mother. Dora wishes she was invisible to her abusive father. Alyce […]

Book Review: The Second Love of My Life by Victoria Walters

Title: The Second Love of My Life Author: Victoria Walters Publisher: Headline Review Date: April 7th, 2016 Pages: 320 Format: paperback ARC Source: Won in a giveaway   Synopsis (from Goodreads): Victoria Walters’ debut novel is a powerful tale of love, grief and survival, perfect for fans of Cecelia Ahern, Lucy Dillon and Miranda Dickinson. ‘Brilliant and superior women’s fiction’Heat In […]

Waiting on Wendesday (#6): The Butterfly Summer by Harriet Evans

Waiting on Wendesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. It spotlights upcoming releases we can’t wait to read. This week I am eagerly anticipating: The Butterfly Summer by Harriet Evans Publisher: Headline Review Publication Date: May 19th, 2016 Summary (from Goodreads): Harriet Evans is the Sunday Times bestselling author of A […]

Book Review: The Secret by the Lake by Louise Douglas

Title: The Secret by the Lake Author: Louise Douglas Publisher: Random House UK Date: November 19th, 2015 Pages: 410 Format: eARC Source: from Publisher for a review   Synopsis (from Goodreads): Amy’s always felt like something’s been missing in her life, but as a nanny for the Laurent family – Julia, Alain, Viviane – she feels […]