Tag: mystery

The Temple House Vanishing by Rachel Donohue | #20BooksofSummer

Author : Rachel DonohueTitle : The Temple House VanishingPages : 336Publisher : CorvusPublication date : February 6, 2020 In an elite Catholic girls’ boarding-school the pupils live under the repressive, watchful gaze of the nuns. Seeking to break from the cloistered atmosphere two of the students – Louisa and Victoria – quickly become infatuated with…

I Am Dust by Louise Beech | @LouiseWriter @OrendaBooks | #IAmDust #recommended #RandomThingsTours

Happy Easter! Or as I like to call it : stuff-your-face-full-of-chocolate-day! Whichever side of the fence you land on, I hope you have a lovely and peaceful day. Today, I am re-sharing my review for I Am Dust by Louise Beech as part of the blog tour. My thanks to Karen at Orenda Books for…

This Week in Books (April 8)

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. The first time Jemma and Matt were invited to Polskirrin – the imposing ocean-view home belonging to Matt’s childhood friend Lucas Jarrett – it was for…

Nowhere To Run : a list of books set in isolated locations

With most of the world’s population self-isolating and not being able to go anywhere, I thought I’d put together a wee list of books set in isolated locations. Let’s face it, things could always be worse. You could be somewhere with a murderer on the loose, for instance. Or zombies. Or one of my worst…

This Week in Books (March 18)

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. Seven-year-old Jocelyn loves her nanny more than her own mother.When her nanny disappears one night, Jo never gets over the loss.How could she vanish without saying…