One August Night: Win the sequel to the multi-million bestseller, The Island

Did you know that Victoria Hislop has written a sequel to her international bestseller The Island? One August Night entered the Sunday Times Hardback Fiction chart as soon as it was published in October 2020,…

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The Stranding; hope, love and the end of the world

I’ve got to be honest with you, when I was approached by Hodder Publicity to read and review of The Stranding, the debut novel from Kate Sawyer, I wasn’t entirely convinced this was my type…

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Summer in the City; a story to fall in love with

Wow! Summer in the City, the new novel from Fiona Collin completely captured my heart. The beautiful story had me so immersed that it made me really resent having to get on with normal life…

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The Ends of the Earth; a tender portrayal of love, loss and mental health

Abbie Greaves, author of the 2020 bestseller The Silent Treatment is back with The Ends of the Earth – another tender, poignant tale exploring mental health, the impact of family and societal pressures and the…

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The Republic of Love; a very human love story

A few months ago I read The Stone Diaries, a novel that Margaret Atwood aptly describes as Carol Shields’ ‘glory book’. I absolutely loved it. So when I was invited to review The Republic of…

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