Category: contemporary fiction

Some of my most anticipated books of 2022

I have such a love/hate relationship with these lists. Sure, it’s fun to see what’s around the corner. One must at all times be prepared, surely. And one should definitely make sure not to lose track of new releases from favourite authors. But I’m not a very patient person. Scratch that, when they handed out…

‘This Week in Books’ (8th September, 2021)

Hosted by Lipsy Lost and Found, my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I’m reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words. 1905. A year after ‘the affair’ in Dinas Powys, Thomas Bexley has become a drunkard and recluse, haunted by terrible visions of the dead. But when…

‘Everything Happens for a Reason’ by Katie Allen | @KtAllenWriting @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours | #blogtour #extract #JubilantJune

Delighted to welcome you all to the blog tour for ‘Everything Happens for a Reason’ by Katie Allen. I have an extract to share with you all today but first, here is what this novel is all about. Author : Katie AllenTitle : Everything Happens for a ReasonPages : 320Publisher : Orenda BooksPublication date :…

‘This Is How We Are Human’ by Louise Beech | @LouiseWriter @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours | #blogtour #extract #recommended

Absolutely delighted to welcome you all to my stop on the blog tour for This Is How We Are Human by Louise Beech. I reviewed this book a while back for ebook publication and you can read my thoughts here. Today, I’m sharing an extract with you all but first, here is what this beautiful…

‘One Last Time’ by Helga Flatland | @HelgaFlatland @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours | #JubilantJune #Blogtour #OneLastTime #extract

It’s a pleasure to welcome you all to my stop on the blog tour for One Last Time by Helga Flatland today. Thanks to Random Things Tours for the opportunity to join. I have an extract to share with you to whet your appetite for this novel but first, here is what One Last Time…

‘Talk Bookish To Me’ by Kate Bromley | @kbromleywrites @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n | #blogtour #extract

Delighted to kick off the blog tour for ‘Talk Bookish To Me’ by Kate Bromley today. Thanks to Tracy Fenton for the opportunity to join and for the publisher for providing the extract I’ll be sharing with you today. First, here is that all-important bookish information. Author : Kate BromleyTitle : Talk Bookish To MePages…

‘This Is How We Are Human’ by Louise Beech | @Louisewriter @OrendaBooks | #recommended

Author : Louise BeechTitle : This Is How We Are HumanPages : 320Publisher : Orenda BooksPublication date : April 10, 2021 (ebook) Sebastian James Murphy is twenty years, six months and two days old. He loves swimming, fried eggs and Billy Ocean. Sebastian is autistic. And lonely. Veronica wants her son Sebastian to be happy…