Top Ten Tuesday: Holiday Reads – Books You Love Reading During Holiday Season

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Hello! I cannot believe it is December already, the last few months … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Holiday Reads – Books You Love Reading During Holiday Season

Red River Girl: A Journey into the Dark Heart of Canada by Joanna Jolly – Review

Title: Red River Girl: A Journey Into The Dark Heart of Canada Author: Joanna Jolly Genre: True Crime Publisher: Little Brown Book Group UK Publication Date: 7th November 2019 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: A gripping account of the unsolved death of an Indigenous teenager, the detective determined to find her killer and a country's hidden … Continue reading Red River Girl: A Journey into the Dark Heart of Canada by Joanna Jolly – Review

The Other Daughter by Shalini Boland – Review

Title: The Other Daughter Author: Shalini Boland Genre: Crime/Thriller Publisher: Bookouture Publication Date: 5th November 2019 Rating: 3.75/5 Cover: Summary: Nine years ago her daughter was taken. And now she’s back. Two-and-a-half-year-old Holly is playing happily in a pink plastic playhouse, while her mother Rachel sips coffee and chats with a friend nearby. It should … Continue reading The Other Daughter by Shalini Boland – Review

Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris – Review

Title: Cilka's Journey Author: Heather Morris Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Bonnier Zaffre Publication Date: 1st October 2019 Cover: Rating: 5/5 Summary: n 1942 Cilka Klein is just sixteen years old when she is taken to Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp. The Commandant at Birkenau, Schwarzhuber, notices her long beautiful hair, and forces her separation from the other … Continue reading Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris – Review

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood – Review

Title: The Testaments Author: Margaret Atwood Genre: Literary Fiction, Dystopian Publisher: Chatto & Windus, Penguin Random House Publication Date: 10th September 2019 Cover: Rating: 4/5 Summary: More than fifteen years after the events of The Handmaid’s Tale, the theocratic regime of the Republic of Gilead maintains its grip on power, but there are signs it … Continue reading The Testaments by Margaret Atwood – Review

Dead In The Water by Penny Farmer – Review

Title: Dead In The Water Author: Penny Farmer Genre: True Crime Publisher: Diversion Books Publication Date: 2nd April 2019 Cover: Rating: 4/5 Summary: In 1978, two tortured corpses—hooded, bound, and weighted down with engine parts—were found in the sea off Guatemala. Junior doctor Chris Farmer and his girlfriend, Peta Frampton, were still clinging to life … Continue reading Dead In The Water by Penny Farmer – Review

What You Did by Claire McGowan – Review

Title: What You Did Author: Claire McGowan Genre: Psychological Thriller Publisher: Amazon Publishing UK Publication Date: 1st August 2019 Cover: Rating: 3/5 Summary: A vicious assault. A devastating accusation. Who should she trust, her husband or her best friend? It was supposed to be the perfect reunion: six university friends together again after twenty years. … Continue reading What You Did by Claire McGowan – Review