When author (and friend) Maisie Thomas asked if I’d like to review her novel, The Railway Girls, which is inspired by her great aunt Jessie, I thought it sounded too good an opportunity to miss. Unfortunately my TBR pile is a little bit out of control and I didn’t have time to read it before … Continue reading A Mini Behind The Book With Maisie Thomas.
After being away from home for a while, it’s easy to forget that life doesn’t just stand still while you are gone - something the main character in Lindsey Kelk’s new book struggles with. In Case You Missed It is a wonderfully warm, lively and funny tale which I could totally relate to. Main character … Continue reading ARC Book Review: In Case You Missed It.
“A story of loneliness, love and loose connections...” - that first sentence of the blurb was enough for me, I was already hooked. And thank goodness I didn't read any more of the synopsis because had I also discovered the main character was a ‘bot’, I might have thought twice about reading Set My Heart … Continue reading ARC Review: Set My Heart To Five.
Not only is this book a compelling, funny and moving read but I think Another Us also gives valuable (and much needed) insight into family life where a child has been diagnosed with autism. While I have friends with children on the spectrum - and I listen and try and understand what life can be … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Another Us.