2016 Reading #2: After You by Jojo Moyes

Tweet Title: After You Author: Jojo Moyes Published: 2015 Genre: Fiction Rating: 2 out of 5 Synopsis: How do you move on after losing the person you loved? How do you build a life worth living? Louisa Clark is no longer just an ordinary girl living an ordinary life. After […]

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2015 Reading: #13 Mary Nichols’ The Fountain

Tweet 2015 Reading Book 13 – The Fountain by Mary Nichols Synopsis: Worn down by several years of marriage, Barbara feels she has lost all the vitality of her youth. But her old friend Simon is not prepared to let Barbara lose sight of the […]

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The Beekeeper’s Daughter by Santa Montefiore

Tweet Addition: Netgalley review e-book Genre: Chick-lit Published: 2014 Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis: England, 1932: Grace Hamblin is growing up in a rural idyll. The beekeeper’s daughter, she knows her place and her future – that is until her father dies and leaves her alone. Alone, that […]

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2014 Reading: #31 Santa Montefiore’s The Bee Keeper’s Daughter

Tweet Book 31 was Santa Montefiore’s The Bee Keeper’s Daughter, which I received from Netgalley. I really enjoyed this book! I thought the beginning was a little slow but once the story took off, I couldn’t put the book down. There were some surprises, some […]

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2014 Reading: #25 Sophie Kinsella’s Wedding Night

Tweet Book number 25 in 2014 was Sophie Kinsella’s Wedding Night. Isn’t it funny how you can go months, maybe years without reading a specific author, then suddenly you read a book a month by them! I do like Kinsella’s novels, so when I saw […]

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2014 Reading: #6 Dorothy Koomson’s The Cupid Effect

Tweet Book number 6 for me this year was Dorothy Koomson’s The Cupid Effect. This novel has been sat on my shelf for a long time so I decided to add it to my 2014 Mount TBR Challenge. Completing this book means I have now […]

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Forever by Judy Blume

Tweet Synopsis: Katherine and Michael meet at a New Year’s Eve party. They’re attracted to each other, they grow to love each other. And once they’ve decided their love is forever, they make love. It’s the beginning of an intense and exclusive relationship, with a […]

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Beatniks by Toby Litt

Tweet Synopsis from Waterstones: 1995, and at a party in Bedford, Mary meets Jack and Neal, a pair of hipsters and self-confessed Beats’ stuck (un)squarely in the sixties. After a Beat (not-quite) Happening’ at the local library, the three of them (and Neal’s cat Koko) […]

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Notes on a Scandal by Zoe Heller

Tweet Synopsis from Amazon: When the new teacher first arrives, Barbara immediately senses that this woman will be different from the rest of her staff-room colleagues. But Barbara is not the only one to feel that Sheba is special, and before too long Sheba is […]

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The Reader by Bernhard Schlink

Tweet Synopsis from Amazon: For 15-year-old Michael Berg, a chance meeting with an older woman leads to far more than he ever imagined. The woman in question is Hanna, and before long they embark on a passionate, clandestine love affair which leaves Michael both euphoric […]

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