Take Nothing With You by Patrick Gale: beautifully symbolic

Renowned author Patrick Gale has his new novel Take Nothing With You coming out very soon (21 August 2018) and wey hey, I was one of the lucky ones to receive an advance copy. This…

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Eleanor Oliphant and Buddha Da: odes to Glasgow

So I finally got round to reading Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine. This is the book that everyone has been raving about this year, so I don’t know why it took me so long. I…

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Next Year in Havana; historic fiction at its best

So I spent most of the day yesterday reading Next Year in Havana. I know, I know, I know… I did mean to do more with my day but then I just kept thinking one…

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Blog Tour: Half The Lies You Tell Are True

The blurb of Half The Lies You Tell Are True really caught me – when I was approached by the novel’s publisher Paddy’s Daddy Publishing to read and review I thought yes, I want to…

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Kicking off the Blog Tour: A Necessary Murder

If you’re looking for an easy read with murder and mystery, then A Necessary Murder will be right up your street. Set in 1863 London, this is the second book in the Heloise Chancey Mystery…

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