Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier

Tweet Here is the synopsis from Amazon: Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again …Working as a lady’s companion, the heroine of Rebecca learns her place. Life begins to look very bleak until, on a trip to the South of France, she meets […]

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Empress Orchid by Anchee Min

Tweet Amazon synopsis: To rescue her family from poverty and avoid marrying her slope-shouldered cousin, seventeen-year-old Orchid competes to be one of the Emperor’s wives. When she is chosen as a lower-ranking concubine she enters the erotically charged and ritualised Forbidden City. But beneath its […]

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The Twits by Roald Dahl

Tweet This is a book I read and loved as a child, and recently decided to re-read my Roald Dahl books. I have to say, I think I found The Twits funnier this time round! This is a very short children’s book. The main characters […]

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Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult

Tweet This is only the second of Picoult’s novels that I have read, but like Nineteen Minutes, I thoroughly enjoyed it. Amazon synopsis: The discovery of a dead infant in an Amish barn shakes Lancaster County to its core. But the police investigation leads to […]

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Burning Bright by Tracy Chevalier

Tweet This is the blurb from www.amazon.co.uk: The new top ten bestselling novel from the much loved author of Girl with a Pearl Earring Flames and funerals, circus feats and seduction, neighbours and nakedness: Tracy Chevalier’s new novel ‘Burning Bright’ sparkles with drama. London 1792. […]

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Tweet Hey there! Welcome to my site! On this site I will be putting all my book reviews, some of which can also be found here I hope you enjoy what I write! Please leave a comment. Kate Share on Facebook

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