The May weather is not playing nice. Dark days, wet and miserable, hail and random thunderstorms … what is this fudgery? All I see when I look out of the window is a garden that is slowly starting to resemble a jungle but I can’t get out there to do anything about it.
Luckily, I have books! Which came in especially handy when I was suddenly confronted with an hour long power cut. I was determined to get ahead of schedule again because my Line of Duty box set is on its way so guess what I’ll be doing next week! Somehow, I have still managed to remain completely spoiler free. It’s an absolute miracle!
So yes, getting ahead of schedule. How did that work out for you, Eva? Well, not so good because for some reason, I ended up with a bunch of books in a row that went over 400 pages and I may also have squeezed in one of my own TBR because … why not?
| BOOKS I READ THIS WEEK |
I’ll take that. That’s not too shabby at all! Now if only I could get the reviews written 🙄
| BOOKS I BOUGHT THIS WEEK |
I love the Six Tudor Queens series and had Anna of Kleve on preorder for what felt like forever. So obviously, when it finally arrived, I dropped everything to read it. The Doll Factory … I’ve been going back and forth on that one for ages but ultimately, it was sprayed edges envy that won out 😂
| ARC’s RECEIVED VIA NETGALLEY |
As you know, I don’t normally read on kindle anymore these days but I was sent a widget for this one by the publisher and by golly, I just couldn’t resist. It’s Tammy Cohen! I love her books! Why yes, I did already read it too.
| BOOK POST THAT LANDED ON MY DOORSTEP THIS WEEK |
What a week! Sure, these are all for blog tours because I just can’t help myself but whatever. Look at The Whisper Man! One of my most anticipated books of this year and it’s finally arrived! I can’t wait to read this one. May need to turn my schedule upside down again. 🤔 (With thanks to Headline, Orion, No Exit and Michael Joseph)
| ON THE BLOG THIS PAST WEEK |
Monday : Joined the blog tour for The Lost Letters of William Woolf by Helen Cullen with a guest post.
Tuesday : Took the day off
Wednesday : Hosted a stop on the blog tour for Night By Night by Jack Jordan and shared My Week in Books
Thursday : Reviewed With Our Blessing by Jo Spain
Friday : Took the day off
Saturday : Joined the blog tour for In Two Minds by Alis Hawkins
Sunday : Weekly Wrap-Up
| NEXT WEEK ON NOVEL DEELIGHTS |
Monday : Blog tour | Review | Never Be Broken by Sarah Hilary
Tuesday : Blog tour | Review | The Evidence Against You by Gillian McAllister
Wednesday : Blog tour | Review | Dark Sacred Night by Michael Connelly
Thursday : Blog tour | Review | Tell Me Where You Are by Moira Forsyth
Friday : Review | Anna of Kleve by Alison Weir
Saturday : Taking the day off
Sunday : Weekly Wrap-Up
See the blog tour on Thursday? Yep, still have to read that 😳🤣
In other news, I am having some technical difficulties lately which are extremely annoying. My mornings are usually spent on my laptop, where things works relatively normal. Not all of it, but I found a way around it so that’s okay. But for the rest of the day, I am on my iPad and for some reason WordPress does not play nicely. This means, I am constantly logged out and despite numerous attempts to log in, it just won’t let me. So I have to visit blogs via the WordPress Reader and like/share from there. However, being logged out means I can’t comment! In case you thought I was ignoring your wonderful posts, I’m really not.
Guess what I’m doing today! If you think it’s lounging on the sofa with a good book, accidentally having a nap … you’re wrong! Bloody stupid socialising crap for me again. There should be a law against this stuff. I’m so tired, I feel as if I haven’t slept for a week and I worry I’ll end up with my face in a bowl of soup. I can’t even get the tiniest bit excited about there being wine. Oh dear.
Anyway, I should probably try to write a review of two (five) before I have to get ready. So, that’s it for another week. Hope you all have a great one and lots of happy reading! xx