Tag: historical fiction

2022 : The ones that got away

Welcome to my final look back at the year that was 2022. At the start of every year, there seem to be books you were determined to read the year before but somehow never got around to. You were all excited about them, preordered them, they arrived … and then they ended up on the…

Some of my most anticipated books of 2023

New year, new books to get excited about! While all the while ignoring the bajillion that remain on bookshelves or digital readers. Some of you may remember that I did this last year as well. In hindsight, I’m not entirely sure it was such a good idea because the overwhelming feeling ended up being disappointment.…

The year that was … 2022!

First up, wishing you all a fabulous 2023 full of love, health, happiness and peace! Secondly, hi! Hello! Long time no see. I took my annual break during September and then … well, somehow that turned into a hugely extended and unplanned hiatus. The more I told myself it seemed time to come back, the…

‘That Bonesetter Woman’ by Frances Quinn | @franquinn | #20BooksOfSummer

Author : Frances QuinnTitle : That Bonesetter WomanPages : 450Publisher : Simon & SchusterPublication date : July 21, 2022Source : Owned Meet Endurance Proudfoot, the bonesetter’s daughter: clumsy as a carthorse, with a tactless tongue and a face she’s sure only a mother could love. Durie only wants one thing in life – to follow…

And that’s a wrap for … July

Why are the months flying by so fast?! Slow down, Father Time! FFS! So, July. Things at the other half’s job went from worse to much-much worse and he handed in his notice at the start of the month. If all goes well he will be signing a contract with another company this week and…