A Bookshop of One’s Own; a powerful memoir

What initially struck me with A Bookshop of One’s Own is it’s beautiful cover. I first came across this memoir on BookTwitter. At the time I didn’t know anything about the book, nor anything of…

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Eat To Your Heart’s Content; gorgeous healthy recipes packed with flavour

My first blog post of 2024 is a bit different as it’s not a review of a novel – rather in this post I’m celebrating a new recipe book. Yes, Eat To Your Heart’s Content…

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Pomegranates & Artichokes; a captivating culinary journey

I’m a firm believer that one of the most effective ways to experience the culture of a country is through its food. I love discovering different cultures, and I especially love discovering them through food.…

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The Marmalade Diaries; a bittersweet, witty memoir

If you follow my blog you’ll know that I mainly read and review fiction books. However sometimes a non-fiction book comes my way and I think I’ve got to read that! That is exactly what…

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The Shadow Bird; an emotive, twisting thriller

I enjoyed The Shadow Bird – in fact I really enjoyed The Shadow Bird. This is such a seductive thriller that got right under my skin. It’s full of subtle details so I did have…

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