#FlashbackFriday Books I reviewed in November over 6 years #BookReviews

It’s the first Friday of November and I’m using the idea of Kerry @ Chat About Books to look back at the books I was reading in November in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014 2019 Death on the Danube by Jennifer S Alderson 2018 Seaglass by Eloise Williams 2017 Silent Night by Wendy Clarke 2016Continue reading “#FlashbackFriday Books I reviewed in November over 6 years #BookReviews”

Introducing Rosie’s Review-A-Book Challenge #RRABC

Did you know that 99% of the reading public never post a review for a book? At Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team (six years and going strong!), we often look at ways to encourage more people to review.  This autumn, Rosie has planned a Review-A-Book Challenge, with a great list of books to choose from, all freeContinue reading “Introducing Rosie’s Review-A-Book Challenge #RRABC”

The Little Shop in Cornwall by Helen Pollard #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview

It’s been two years since Claudia arrived on the beautifully rugged Cornish coast with nothing but a suitcase to her name. She’d walked out on the husband who had never loved her, ditched the corporate job she’d never wanted and vowed that no gym membership card would come within ten feet of her ever again.Continue reading “The Little Shop in Cornwall by Helen Pollard #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview”

The Amulet by Ann Bennett #NewRelease

I was thrilled to hear that one of my favourite authors has written another novel set in the East. A heart-breaking novel of love and loss set in WW2 Singapore My Review This time-slip novel, set in Singapore, moves between the experiences of Lara in 2000 and those of her Malay grandmother, Suria, during theContinue reading “The Amulet by Ann Bennett #NewRelease”

Rosie’s Book Review Team ~ 6 years old #TuesdayBookBlog #RBRT

2014 was a special year for me. I had started my social history blog and I was a busy volunteer setting up an exhibition in our local Workhouse on its time as a World War One Hospital. We had bought a holiday home in Portugal and travelled to and fro, several times during the year.Continue reading “Rosie’s Book Review Team ~ 6 years old #TuesdayBookBlog #RBRT”

The Detour: A road trip with my mom, her pug and a 1986 Volvo by Jennifer Ammoscato #BookReview #RBRT

Michael Garland’s is so good at getting lost that the thirty-year old coder lives an almost virtual life. He works from home, shops exclusively online—and does not drive. The poor man is shocked to discover his mother’s last wish is that he bring her ashes in the old family Volvo from San Francisco to herContinue reading “The Detour: A road trip with my mom, her pug and a 1986 Volvo by Jennifer Ammoscato #BookReview #RBRT”