She’s done it again. Beth O’Leary’s The Flatshare was my book of 2019 but I think The Switch is even better – which, as I gave the first five stars, is going to make rating it interesting. I started reading it just as UK Lockdown kicked in and it was the perfect escape – in … Continue reading ARC Book Review: The Switch.
While Cass Grafton has several popular regency and time travel romance books under her belt, she has stepped into a third genre for her latest work - a "contemporary upbeat romance" entitled The Cottage In A Cornish Cove. If the reviews are anything to go by, it was a move worth making. "Utterly joyful", "like … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Cass Grafton.
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.