“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.
It's a strange and difficult time to be launching a new book but I know that, now more than ever, escaping into a good story has been keeping me sane so I'm hoping Jan Baynham's debut novel, Her Mother's Secret, races up the charts. A trip to a sun-drenched Greek island - even if it's … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Jan Baynham.
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.