Monthly Archives: April 2016

#Bookreview for Luke’s #1 Rule by Cynthia Harrison @CynthiaHarriso1

In Luke’s #1 Rule Chloe is a single mum looking to make a new start with her two sons in Seattle where she has a high-flying job with a salary to match waiting for her. She negotiates being able to … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for A Second Rainbow by Clarissa Rodgers-Briskleigh @elegsbiff

A Second Rainbow was a terrifically fun read. I really like this authors writing style having read some of her other work and from following her blog where she has been tirelessly researching the dating scene for those of more … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for The Final Virus by Carol J Hedges @caroljhedges #RBRT #YA

I don’t generally read YA books but having enjoyed another book by Carol Hedges I chose The Final Virus and was delighted I did. This is the start of a series but can be read as a standalone and for me its … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for #psychological #thriller The Attic Room by @LindaHuber19

I have already read and reviewed The Paradise Trees here and The Cold, Cold Sea here and have been looking forward to my next read from Linda Huber, The Attic Room. The Attic Room is mostly told from the point … Continue reading

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A Dire Warning over Upgrading to Windows 10 #Windows10 #Microsoft

Okay so this is completely off my usual topic but I felt the need to share this recent experience as a warning and to prevent anyone else going through what I’ve just had to deal with. I kind of like … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for #psychological #mystery The Cold, Cold Sea by @LindaHuber19

The Cold, Cold Sea is a book I read ages ago then put the review everywhere, apart from on my blog, so with a bit of retro-fitting here it is. To say that I enjoyed reading this book is strange considering it is … Continue reading

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Release Day for #urban #fantasy Round Trip Fare & #Author #Interview with Barb Taub @barbtaub

Some of my most creative thoughts happen when on a dog walk, as do my best conversations with my dog-walking buddy. So I thought I’d invite some of my author friends along to join me and my girls and see … Continue reading

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Here’s a fab post all about how to write a #BookReview from @rosieamber1 Wednesday Wing #wwwblogs

I can’t reblog onto my blog so this is the next best thing. Rosie Amber has been writing Wednesday Wing, a terrific series of short advice posts and todays is all about writing a book review. Many readers will say they don’t … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for One Night in Winter by Simon Sebag Montefiore @simonmontefiore #Russian #Political #Historical #Fiction

One Night in Winter is a work of historical fiction set at a particularly dark time in Russian history. Looking at his other works the author is obviously extremely knowledgeable on this period and there is an excellent section at … Continue reading

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Book Snobbery comes in many forms #writerslifestyle #amwriting

I’m probably putting myself out there with this post but I feel I have to address it because I was accused of book snobbery not so long ago. Book snobbery comes in many forms and I will deal with how … Continue reading

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