The one thing you can guarantee after reading an Isabelle Broom novel is that you’ll want to book a holiday – and this time you’ll be packing for Sri Lanka. One Thousand Stars And You is a beautifully written tale of friendship and self-discovery with more than a touch of romance. I was quickly swept … Continue reading Book Review: One Thousand Stars And You.
How can someone tell such a mighty story using so few words? That’s the question I asked myself after finishing The Map Of Us by Jules Preston. There are well over 100 chapters but some are only a couple of paragraphs long. I still felt like I knew the characters as well as if they’d … Continue reading Book Review: The Map Of Us.
Writer Kirsten Hesketh recently took a huge step towards making her dream to publish a book (or two) a reality after securing an agent. Her debut novel is finished and she has another well underway - both of which sound like my cup of tea. Hopefully it's just a matter of time before they are … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Kirsten Hesketh.
Award winning novelist Jane Davis is about to publish her eighth book, entitled Smash All The Windows, which has already been described as an "all-round triumph". In 2008, Jane's debut, Half-truths And White Lies, won the Daily Mail First Novel Award and she was hailed as "one to watch" by The Bookseller. While she has … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Jane Davis.