The Last Correspondent by Soraya M Lane

When journalist Ella Franks is unmasked as a woman writing under a male pseudonym, she loses her job. But having risked everything to write, she refuses to be silenced and leaps at the chance to become a correspondent in war-torn France. Already entrenched in the thoroughly male arena of war reporting is feisty American photojournalistContinue reading “The Last Correspondent by Soraya M Lane”

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

It’s the first Friday of January, well actually it’s the second Friday, and I’m using the idea of Kerry @ Chat About Books to look back at the books I was reading in January in 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 & 2015. Please click on the titles to read my reviews. 2020 The Occupation by Deborah SwiftContinue reading “#FlashbackFriday Books I reviewed in January over 6 years #BookReviews”

#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”