Journey to Paradise – Paula Greenlees

Genre: Historical fiction Pages: 430 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 Synopsis: Singapore, 1949. When Miranda steps onto the pier with her husband Gerry she hopes that their move will bring the fresh start she needs and a chance to heal the scars from her past. Gerry’s role at the British foreign office affords them a beautiful houseContinue reading “Journey to Paradise – Paula Greenlees”

This Much Huxley Knows – Gail Aldwin

Genre: Contemporary fiction Pages: 217 Published: July 2021 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆/5 Synopsis: I’m seven years old and I’ve never had a best mate. Trouble is, no one gets my jokes. And Breaks-it isn’t helping. Ha! You get it, don’t you? Brexit means everyone’s falling out and breaking up. Huxley is growing up in the suburbsContinue reading “This Much Huxley Knows – Gail Aldwin”

Thorn – Stefan Plesoianu

Genre: Contemporary Fiction Pages: 220 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 POTENTIAL TRIGGER WARNINGS: Alcohol consumption, drugs, sex, depression, loss / grief. Synopsis: Jaded ahead of his time, Seven looks to fulfill his ambitions of becoming a successful writer. Not exactly full of hope and often lackluster, he tries to make something of his life despite interferences fromContinue reading “Thorn – Stefan Plesoianu”

One Night Only – Catherine Walsh

Genre: Contemporary | Romance Pages: 314 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 Synopsis: Who could have predicted this? Being at the same wedding. In Ireland. There’s a reason one-night stands are one-night stands. You’re not supposed to see each other again, especially not when you’re the maid of honor, and he’s the groom’s brother… Sarah Anderson has never beenContinue reading “One Night Only – Catherine Walsh”

Aestus: Book 2: The Colony – S.Z. Attwell

Genre: Sci Fi | Climate Fiction | Dystopian Pages: 560 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆/5 Synopsis: “An underground city. A deadly project. And an Intelligence agent who can help Jossey take down the City…if she can trust him again. Jossey grew up believing the Onlar, creatures of the aboveground, were monsters. But when they kidnapped her, sheContinue reading “Aestus: Book 2: The Colony – S.Z. Attwell”

Lying With Lions – Annabel Fielding

AD – PR Product – NetGalley book Genre: Historical fiction Pages: 233 My Rating: ☆☆☆/5 TRIGGER WARNINGS: death of a child, murder, arson, rape, sexual assault, misogyny. Synopsis: Edwardian England. Agnes Ashford knows that her duty is threefold: she needs to work on cataloguing the archive of the titled Bryant family, she needs to keepContinue reading “Lying With Lions – Annabel Fielding”

*BLOG TOUR* From My Balcony to Yours – Nino Gugunishvili

AD – PR Product – A free copy of this book was given to me in exchange for a place on the blog tour. Genre: Non Fiction | Memoir Pages: 80 My Rating: ☆☆☆/5 Synopsis: “From My Balcony to Yours,” author Nino Gugunishvili shares her personal account during the first several months of the COVIDContinue reading “*BLOG TOUR* From My Balcony to Yours – Nino Gugunishvili”

*BLOG TOUR* The Mismatch – Sara Jafari

AD – PR PRODUCT – A copy of this book was given to me free of charge in exchange for a place on this blog tour and an honest review. Genre: Contemporary | Romance Pages: 368 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 TRIGGER WARNINGS: This book contains themes that some readers might find distressing. These themes include domesticContinue reading “*BLOG TOUR* The Mismatch – Sara Jafari”

Aestus: Book 1: The City – S.Z. Attwell

Genre: Dystopian | Sci-Fi Pages: 706 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆/5 Synopsis: “An underground city, built centuries ago to ride out the devastating heat. A society under attack. And a young solar engineer whose skills may be the key to saving her city…if she doesn’t get herself killed first. When Jossey was ten, the creatures of theContinue reading “Aestus: Book 1: The City – S.Z. Attwell”

*BLOG TOUR* Competing With The Star – Krysten Lindsey Hager

Genre: Contemporary | Young Adult Pages: 196 My Rating: ☆☆☆/5 **Potential TW:** The grandpa in this book has lewy body dementia. There’s talks of dementia, parkinson’s disease and nursing homes. If this is a theme that you’d find upsetting, then maybe this isn’t the book for you. Blurb: The perfect guy, the perfect location. WhatContinue reading “*BLOG TOUR* Competing With The Star – Krysten Lindsey Hager”