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The Englishman – Helena Halme

The Englishman – Helena Halme

Published November 17th 2013 by Newhurst Press From Amazon: A stylish 1980s Nordic love story – based on true events. When a young Finnish student Kaisa is invited to the British Embassy cocktail party in Helsinki to celebrate a Royal Navy visit to Finland, she’s […]

GIVEAWAY:  The Silent Wife – A S A Harrison

GIVEAWAY: The Silent Wife – A S A Harrison

I’ve been sent a new copy of this book but I’ve already read and reviewed it so I thought it would be an ideal time to do my first giveaway. The prize is a brand new paperback copy. If there is anyone who hasn’t yet […]

Before We Met – Lucie Whitehouse

Before We Met – Lucie Whitehouse

Published 16 January 2014 by Bloomsbury Publishing  From Goodreads: Hannah, independent, headstrong, and determined not to follow in the footsteps of her bitterly divorced mother, has always avoided commitment. But one hot New York summer she meets Mark Reilly, a fellow Brit, and is swept […]

The Ruby Slippers – Keir Alexander

The Ruby Slippers – Keir Alexander

To be published in March 2014 by Corsair/Constable & Robinson From Goodreads:   Old Rosa the bag lady shuffles along the streets of New York, stinking, silent and shunned by man and beast. Time and again her nephew, Michael Marcinkus the grocer, has tried to […]

A few of my favourite reads of 2013

A few of my favourite reads of 2013

I’ve only had my book blog for a few months but I’ve really enjoyed spending time on it and being part of the fabulous blogging community.  To all you very kind people who have helped and supported a newbie blogger – a huge thank you.  […]