Book Review: The Book Club by C.J. Cooper

Chilled me to the bone, you’ll never question your instincts again! Lucy believes she has left the drama of her life behind. Cosied up in a cottage in the Cotswolds, she spends her days reading, attempting to garden and trying to fit in with long term locals Rebecca, Maggie and Tom. But all that changesContinue reading “Book Review: The Book Club by C.J. Cooper”

My First Book Subscription Box!

Please note that this post is NOT sponsored – I have been eyeing up book subscriptions for a while so thought I’d give it a try! It’s no secret that people are reading more than ever, partially due to the pandemic and people getting the chance to delve into books when they previously didn’t haveContinue reading “My First Book Subscription Box!”

Book Review: Confessions of a Karaoke Queen by Ella Kingsley

A fluffy read with plenty of cheesy humour with an interesting concept. First things first, I absolutely love chick lit. It’s relatable, it’s easy to read, and it’s funny. In fact, my first attempt at a novel (a part of which ended up being a piece for my degree) was chick lit, and I thoroughlyContinue reading “Book Review: Confessions of a Karaoke Queen by Ella Kingsley”

Book Review: Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury

Chilling, and difficult to put down. Read when around water for an additional layer of fear! I’ve read my fair share of thrillers, mysteries and crime novels, but I’ve never really stepped over the line into horror. Hold Back The Tide is a horror standalone, with a young adult audience in mind, but is alsoContinue reading “Book Review: Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury”

The Fear of Negativity in Reviews

This is something I’ve been thinking about for a while – The fear of including negativity in book reviews. As reviewers, your audience relies on you to tell the truth, and for the most part, we do. But it is extremely easy to ONLY review the books that you adored, the 5 out of 5Continue reading “The Fear of Negativity in Reviews”