‘A Spoonful of Murder’ by J.M. Hall | @AvonBooksUK | #ASpoonfulofMurder

Author : J.M. HallTitle : A Spoonful of MurderPages : 400Publisher : Avon UKPublication date : March 17, 2022 Every Thursday, three retired school teachers have their ‘coffee o’clock’ sessions at the Thirsk Garden Centre café. But one fateful week, as they are catching up with a slice of cake, they bump into their ex-colleague,…

This Week in Books (9th March, 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. After a long career as a police officer, Moira hopes a move to a luxury retirement community will mean she can finally leave the detective work…

And that’s a wrap for … February

My goodness, for a short month February seems to have lasted an eternity! I considered not doing this wrap-up. Hence why it’s late. Again. Everything just seems so trivial at the moment, with what’s happening in Ukraine. But, like me, maybe you too are increasingly turning to books to escape reality. Even if it’s just…

This Week in Books (2nd March, 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. Ben Harper, true crime journalist, is about to unravel his most shocking story yet . . . his own. The day his older brother was murdered…

‘Reputation’ by Sarah Vaughan | @SVaughanAuthor @simonschusterUK

Author : Sarah VaughanTitle : ReputationPages : 420Publisher : Simon & Schuster UKPublication date : March 3, 2022 As a politician, Emma has sacrificed a great deal for her career—including her marriage and her relationship with her daughter, Flora. A former teacher, the glare of the spotlight is unnerving for Emma, particularly when it leads…

This Week in Books (23rd 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. As a politician, Emma has sacrificed a great deal for her career—including her marriage and her relationship with her daughter, Flora. A former teacher, the glare…

‘The Stolen Ones’ by Angela Marsons

Author : Angela MarsonsTitle : The Stolen OnesSeries : DI Kim Stone #15Pages : 325Publisher : BookouturePublication date : November 11, 2021 One August afternoon, eight-year-old Grace Lennard skips into the garden of the childcare centre she attends and vanishes into thin air. Hours before, Steven Harte walks into Halesowen police station and confesses to…