Tag: Bloomsbury

‘Madwoman’ by Louisa Treger

Author : Louisa TregerTitle : MadwomanPages : 280Publisher : BloomburyPublication date : June 9, 2022 Based on a true story, a spellbinding historical novel about the world’s first female investigative journalist, Nellie Bly.  In 1887, young Nellie Bly sets out for New York and a career in journalism, determined to make her way as a…

This Week in Books (1st June, 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. Camden mortuary assistant Cassie Raven has spent her life thinking that her parents were killed in a car accident when she was four. It’s one of…

‘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…

This Week in Books (November 6)

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. Six friends trapped by one dark secret. It was supposed to be our last weekend away as friends, before marriage and respectability beckoned. But what happened…