Category: mystery

‘The Leviathan’ by Rosie Andrews

Author : Rosie AndrewsTitle : The LeviathanPages : 350Publisher : Raven BooksPublication date : February 3, 2022 Norfolk, 1643. With civil war tearing England apart, reluctant soldier Thomas Treadwater is summoned home by his sister, who accuses a new servant of improper conduct with their widowed father. By the time Thomas returns home, his father…

And that’s a wrap for January

I honestly don’t understand how people are saying January lasts an eternity. I feel like I only had people over for Christmas last week and yet, here we are in February (since I’m posting this update late, as per usual). I was going to do a whole thing about last year but really, that all…

This Week in Books (2nd February, 2022)

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. Hannah Godley is an agony aunt on a London radio show Queen of Hearts. She’s warm and empathetic; a good listener. Her catchphrase is: Be kind,…

‘The Undiscovered Deaths of Grace McGill’ by C.R. Robertson | @CraigRobertson_ @HodderBooks @Stevie_Coops | #blogtour #bookreview

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for ‘The Undiscovered Deaths of Grace McGill‘ by C.R. Robertson. Many thanks to Steve at Hodder for the opportunity to join and for the fab review copy. Author : C.S. RobertsonTitle : The Undiscovered Deaths of Grace McGillPages : 360Publisher : Hodder & StoughtonPublication date : January…

This Week in Books (26th January, 2022)

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. You’re on your honeymoon at an exclusive couples-only resort. You receive a note, warning you to ‘Beware of the couple at the table nearest to yours’.…

This Week in Books (12th January, 2022)

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. Laura has spent most of her life being judged. She’s seen as hot-tempered, troubled, a loner. Some even call her dangerous.  Miriam knows that just because Laura is…

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…