The Last Days of Jack Sparks. You can run but you can’t hide.. (2016 Spotlight)

Publication Date : 28th July from Orbit (available now on Kindle) Source: Review copy. And netgalley. Jack REALLY wanted me to read this book. From beyond the grave he insisted. Jack Sparks died while writing this book. This is the account of his final days. In 2014, Jack Sparks –… Continue reading

2016 Spotlight: False Hearts by Laura Lam

Publication Date: Available Now from Macmillan Source: Netgalley Raised in the closed cult of Mana’s Hearth and denied access to modern technology, conjoined sisters Taema and Tila dream of a life beyond the walls of the compound. When the heart they share begins to fail, the twins escape to San… Continue reading

50 Years of Valley of the Dolls

Dolls: red or black; capsules or tablets; washed down with vodka or swallowed straight—for Anne, Neely, and Jennifer, it doesn’t matter, as long as the pill bottle is within easy reach. These three women become best friends when they are young and struggling in New York City and then climb… Continue reading

The Fire Child – S K Tremayne. Blog Tour Review.

Publication Date: Available Now from Harper Collins Source: Netgalley When Rachel marries dark, handsome David, everything seems to fall into place. Swept from single life in London to the beautiful Carnhallow House in Cornwall, she gains wealth, love, and an affectionate stepson, Jamie. But then Jamie’s behaviour changes, and Rachel’s… Continue reading

How To Find Love in a Bookshop – Blog Tour Review.

Publication Date: Available Now from Orion Source: Review Copy Nightingale Books, nestled on the high street in Peasebrook, a picture-postcard Cotswold town, is a dream comes true for booklovers. Everyone who enters falls in love with something. But owner Emilia Nightingale is struggling to keep the shop open and the… Continue reading

Crimefest 2016: Meet the Authors with Neil White.

So recently at Crimefest my very good friend Christine and I interviewed a plethora of gorgeous authors – over at Christine’s place today you can see what happened when we met Corrie Jackson – but right here I have my favourite (2nd favourite, oh ok he might be heading towards… Continue reading

2016 Spotlight: The Wolf Road by Beth Lewis.

Publication Date: June 30th 2016 from The Borough Press Source: Review Copy Everything Elka knows of the world she learned from the man she calls Trapper, the solitary hunter who took her under his wing when she was just seven years old. But when Elka sees the Wanted poster in… Continue reading

Summertime Blue – Guest post from John Campbell Rees

To celebrate the release of Summertime Blue I’m happy to welcome John Campbell Rees to the blog talking about inspiration. Inspiration for Summertime Blue by John Campbell Rees. Inspiration was not a problem when I was writing Summertime Blue. I had always wanted to be an author and in 2013,… Continue reading