Liz Currently Loves….The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell.

Publication Date: Out Now from Randomhouse. Source: Goodreads Giveaway – thank you kindly. Meet the Bird Family All four children have an idyllic childhood: a picture-book cottage in a country village, a warm, cosy kitchen filled with love and laughter, sun-drenched afternoons in a rambling garden. But one Easter weekend… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….The Girl in 6E by A.R. Torre.

Publication date: 17th July 2014 Hardback – Kindle edition available now. From Orion. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy via netgalley. Deanna Madden, aka Jessica Reilly, hasn’t touched another person in three years. She hasn’t left her apartment. She makes money from performing to webcams… Continue reading

Lets talk about Broadchurch….

Publication Date: 14th August from Sphere. Thank you to Erin Kelly for arranging the review copy. In the sleepy British seaside town of Broadchurch, Detective Ellie Miller has just returned from vacation, only to learn that she’s been passed over for a promotion at work in favor of outsider Alec… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….The Corpse Bridge by Stephen Booth.

Publication Date: Available Now from Little Brown/Sphere Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy. The old Corpse Bridge is the route taken for centuries by mourners from villages on the western fringes of Derbyshire to a burial ground across the River Dove, now absorbed into the… Continue reading

Why we Write – Drop in Feature – Guest Post from Neil Bursnoll.   Many creative types appear to suffer for their art with low self esteem and depression. Some of the most famous writers come under this banner – F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sylvia Plath, Edgar Allan Poe, Stephen King. I haven’t done the appropriate research, but it seems that having… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves…..Ostland by David Thomas

Available now from Quercus. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy. February 1941, wartime Berlin. Brilliant, idealistic young detective Georg Heuser joins the Murder Squad in the midst of the biggest manhunt the city has ever seen. A serial killer is slaughtering women on S-Bahn trains… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….The Bones Beneath by Mark Billingham.

Available now from Little Brown. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy Tom Thorne is back in charge – but there’s a terrifying price to pay. Stuart Nicklin, the most dangerous psychopath he has ever put behind bars, promises to reveal the whereabouts of a body… Continue reading

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton. One to savour.

Publication Date: 3rd July 2014 from Picador. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy. On a brisk autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman arrives in Amsterdam to begin a new life as the wife of illustrious merchant trader Johannes Brandt. But her new home, while… Continue reading