To join in with the #FridayFiveChallenge please read the rules at the bottom of the page. Feeling in tune with the time of year my bookcover choice this week was on the theme of Joy.  Very quickly I saw a book called just Joy, a short story for Christmas by Celina Grace.   It sounds tooContinue reading “#FridayFiveChallenge”

Teaser Tuesday #TuesdayBookBlog

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away!Continue reading “Teaser Tuesday #TuesdayBookBlog”

Scotch on the Rocks by Lizzie Lamb

From the first few lines of Scotch on the Rocks we know exactly the kind of character we are meeting in heroine Ishabel Stuart.  Brave and intelligent, her single minded determination could achieve anything but she may well antagonise anyone who crosses her path.  Returning to her home island in the Scottish Highlands she isContinue reading “Scotch on the Rocks by Lizzie Lamb”

Death and Dominion by Carol Hedges

This sensational novel has everything; passion, mystery, love, disappointment and humour.  A devastatingly handsome man, Mr Mark Hawksley, who is not all he seems, impresses all he encounters, from the no-nonsense northern factory owner, Mr Bulstrode, to the russet haired, penniless lady’s companion, Belinda Kite, just arrived in London and hungry for all it offers.Continue reading “Death and Dominion by Carol Hedges”