I would never turn down a trip to the seaside, especially with Heidi Swain in the driving seat. Not only is her latest book a good read but it also has some important messages at its heart – including highlighting how essential it is to take care of your mental as well as physical health. … Continue reading ARC Review: The Secret Seaside Escape.
With Family For Beginners, Sarah Morgan has surely added another bestseller to her ever-growing list. The story flows beautifully with deep secrets gradually unfurling and while you might have ideas about what’s coming, I was still surprised. It perfectly explores various themes including single life in our modern world, grief, human nature, blended families and … Continue reading ARC Review: Family For Beginners.
Journalism and the environment are two of my favourite things - and I was lucky to be able to combine them as a career. It is for that reason I have a rule about steering away from fiction featuring them. You know what it’s like when your job is on a tv show or in … Continue reading ARC Review: The Five Year Plan.
“A compelling tale of our time” is how I summed up Anna Mansell’s new book to a friend. That was only after I had spent the previous, what felt like, 30 minutes trying to relate just how gripping and powerful I found it using a lot more words – some of which I will share … Continue reading ARC Review: The Man I Loved Before.