Tag: Shari Lapena

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…

Someone We Know by Shari Lapena | @TransworldBooks | #20BooksOfSummer

Author : Shari LapenaTitle : Someone We KnowPages : 309Publisher : Bantam Press / TransworldPublication date : July 25, 2019 Maybe you don’t know your neighbours as well as you thought you did… “This is a very difficult letter to write. I hope you will not hate us too much. My son broke into your…

Weekly Wrap-Up (August 11)

Nothing much to report this week. I’m still stuck in Hawaii, solving cases, enjoying the scenery. Nothing at all to do with the eye candy. Honestly. (Happy now, Shallow Tribe?! 😜) Sorry, where was I? I have been trying to squeeze some reading in between episodes when I feel like it. I also have my…

Weekly Wrap-Up (August 4)

Aloha! After an unscheduled break last week, I am back with my weekly wrap-up and let me tell you, it’s going to blow your socks off! Or possibly not. Insert obligatory freak-out about it being August already here. AUGUST! WTF?! Thank you for the messages last week and apologies if I worried you all. The…

My Top 20 Favourite Reads of 2018

What an absolutely amazing year for books it has been!  Just like last year, I thought splitting things up between series and stand-alones would help narrow down the list but nope. A Top 10 was never going to happen here. Despite the fact that my reading mojo was up and down like a bloody yo-yo…

An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena @sharilapena @ThomasssHill @TransworldBooks #20BooksofSummer

Author : Shari Lapena Title : An Unwanted Guest Pages : 304 Publisher : Bantam Press / Transworld Publication date : July 26, 2018 We can’t choose the strangers we meet. As the guests arrive at beautiful, remote Mitchell’s Inn, they’re all looking forward to a relaxing weekend deep in the forest, miles from anywhere.…

This Week in Books (July 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. Last book I finished reading After leaving her marriage to jealous, possessive oncologist Maxwell, Lily and her six-year-old son have a second chance at happiness with teacher…