#4 Murder in Midwinter by Fleur Hitchcock

Sitting on the top deck of a bus days before Christmas, Maya sees a couple arguing violently in the middle of a crowded Regent Street. They see her watching, she looks away, and the woman disappears. Maya goes to the police, who shrug and send her away. Then a body turns up… Now convinced she…

Wish List – 2020 – Most Wanted

Urgh! I was originally going to add to my current wish lists but I’m feeling rather lazy. It’s Monday and my first day back at work. So, instead, I bring you the list of books I most want to get in 2020. This is mostly compiled of books I’ve seen on Instagram but there are…

♯2 The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

Alicia Berenson lived a seemingly perfect life until one day six years ago.  When she shot her husband in the head five times.  Since then she hasn’t spoken a single word.  It’s time to find out why. Paperback | 339 pages Publisher: Orion (12th December 2019) @thisgirlsbookshelf gave such a glowing review of this on…

Book Haul | Jan 9th

It only took me 9 days to break my promise and buy books! Really, there is no stopping me! I am my own worse enemy! I didn’t buy them because I was bored – which is usually the culprit. I bought them because I’d just finished ‘The One’ by John Marrs and wanted to read…

♯1. The One by John Marrs

One simple mouth swab is all it takes. A quick DNA test to find your perfect partner – the one you’re genetically made for. A decade after scientists discover everyone has a gene they share with just one other person, millions have taken the test, desperate to find true love. Now, five more people meet their Match….

Every Review of 2019 – 41,938 pages in 138 books

No one asked me to make this. In all honesty, I was bored at work on a Friday afternoon in December and decided to put this together…you’re welcome! xD JANUARY The Infinite Lives of Maisie Day by Christopher Edge – ★★★ The Girl with the Shark’s Teeth by Cerrie Burnell – ★★★ The Clockwork Crow…

Top Ten 2019

I can’t believe it’s the end of the year already! I also can’t believe that the anniversary of this site is just around the corner! It seems almost impossible to me but then I am constantly surprised by this blog. I had to separate my ‘Top Ten’s’ this year because I’m greedy. This Top Ten…

Book Haul – Christmas Day

As bookworms, we all hope that we’ll get books on Christmas Day. I didn’t think I’d get many from the conversations dropped by various family members. However, I managed to walk away from Christmas with a total of 10 books. So far, I have read 1 of them and am currently halfway through another (this…

Top Ten Series 2019

This is the second of my ‘Top Ten’ posts for 2019. (You know I like to be extra!) I couldn’t show off my Top Ten without sharing what book series I read this year that deserve a mention. So, I created a Top Ten especially for book series! 1 Josie Quinn Series by Lisa Regan…

138. The Passengers by John Marrs

When someone hacks into the systems of eight self-drive cars, their passengers are set on a fatal collision course.  The passengers are: a TV star, a pregnant young woman, a disabled war hero, an abused wife fleeing her husband, an illegal immigrant, a husband and wife – and parents of two – who are travelling…