Burke and the lines of Torres Vedras (James Burke 7) by Tom Williams #BookReview #RBRT

French spies are probing the secret of Wellington’s defences while Burke seeks out traitors in Lisbon. 1810 and Wellington needs to protect his army against Napoleon’s stronger forces in the Peninsula. His answer? The Lines of Torres Vedras: one of the greatest defensive works the world has ever seen. But for his strategy to work,Continue reading “Burke and the lines of Torres Vedras (James Burke 7) by Tom Williams #BookReview #RBRT”

The Last Party by Clare Mackintosh #Crime #TuesdayBookBlog #Mystery #Review

IN A VILLAGE WITH THIS MANY SECRETS, A MURDER IS JUST THE BEGINNING . . . On New Year’s Eve, Rhys Lloyd has a house full of guests. He’s celebrating the success of his lakeside holiday homes and has generously invited the village to drink champagne with their wealthy new neighbours. By midnight, Rhys willContinue reading “The Last Party by Clare Mackintosh #Crime #TuesdayBookBlog #Mystery #Review”

The Venice Secret by Anita Chapman #BookReview #DualTime #Mystery

One hidden painting. Two women born centuries apart. A secret uncovered. In 2019, Rachel is stuck in a rut when she discovers what appears to be a Canaletto painting in her grandmother’s loft along with a note addressed to Philippa in 1782. With help from Jake at the local art gallery, Rachel endeavours to findContinue reading “The Venice Secret by Anita Chapman #BookReview #DualTime #Mystery”

Dangerous Waters by Anne Allen #Mystery #Romance #BookReview

Tragedy seems to follow Jeanne Le Page around . . . Can she really go through it again and survive? She is lucky to be alive … at sixteen Jeanne was almost killed in a boating accident which brought heart-breaking family tragedy. Now, fifteen years later, Jeanne returns reluctantly to the island of Guernsey followingContinue reading “Dangerous Waters by Anne Allen #Mystery #Romance #BookReview”