Okay, so it’s not exactly a new release, having been out since 14th April 2015, but I had heard so much praise for this book from my writing/reviewing friends, that when NetGalley offered me the chance to review it I didn’t hesitate for a second and I’m so glad I finally read it because to … Continue reading Book review: The Red Notebook by Antoine Laurain, ISBN: 9781908313867, Out now to buy.
The Last Days of Summer by Vanessa Ronan, ISBN: 9781844883660, Publication Date: 5th May 2016. Wonderfully thrilling... As Jasper returns to his home after spending ten years in prison for a crime committed in the very same hometown, there is a tension that runs throughout this story which builds perfectly alongside the unforgiving heat … Continue reading Book reviews: The Last Days of Summer, The Second Love of my Life and A Drop in the Ocean.
Sisters and Lies is the first novel of Bernice Barrington and what a debut! Rachel and Evie are sisters but when we first meet them they couldn’t be further apart, both physically and emotionally, but when Rachel receives a phone call informing her that Evie has been involved in a car crash and is in … Continue reading Book review: Sisters and Lies by Bernice Barrington, ISBN: 9781844883714, Publication Date: 24th March 2016
This book is quite simply beautiful… An original concept but written with such stunning prose, I was captured by the rawness of De Botton’s awareness and treatment of the subject of marriage and in turn every page was a joy to read. Rabih and Kirsten meet, do all of the couple stuff and then inevitably they … Continue reading Book review: The Course of Love by Alain De Botton, ISBN: 9780241145470, Publication Date: 28th April 2016
Having reviewed Sinead Moriarty’s book, The Secrets Sisters Keep for Lovereading, I was really excited to review Sinead’s most recent title The Way We Were from NetGalley. Alice and Ben are a middle aged couple, comfortable in their jobs, home and proud parents to two lovely daughters. Their life could almost be considered perfect from … Continue reading Book review: The Way We Were by Sinead Moriarty, ISBN: 9780241970720 Publication Date: 24th March 2016 UK.