Category Archives: Reviews

#bookreview for Silent Night by Wendy Clarke @WendyClarke99 #RBRT #Christmas #shortstories

I don’t generally set out to read feel-good or Christmas stories but just recently I’ve only felt able to tackle something short and I’ve needed that, I know it’ll be all right in the end, guarantee of a satisfying conclusion … Continue reading

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#bookreview for L.A. Punk Snapshots by Brenda Perlin @BrooklynandBo #punk

L.A. Punk Snapshots has been available for a while as a paperback but I was delighted to see it released as an eBook and having enjoyed Punk Rocker, reviewed here, and L.A. Punk Rocker, reviewed here, I was keen to download … Continue reading

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#bookreview for medical mystery, A Kiss before Killing by Keith McCarthy #RBRT

There is plenty of death in this medical mystery with a higher than expected rate of patient deaths at the hospital, which alerts Dr Claire Woodforde to the fact that something’s wrong, and then the first body is found in … Continue reading

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#bookreview for practical self-help book, How I Motivated Myself to Succeed by Shelley Wilson @ShelleyWilson72

I’ll be honest and say that generally self-help books don’t form part of my reading but after picking up How I Changed My Life in a Year (click on the title for my review of that book) out of curiosity, … Continue reading

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#bookreview for Bright Sparks, an #anthology by the students at #Nottingham Central College

The students of Nottingham College are a prolific lot and each course produces an anthology. Bright Sparks is the tenth, which is no mean feat given the extremely short length of the course and the amount of work that’s needed … Continue reading

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#bookreview for #medical #thriller Deception a #NewRelease from Elizabeth Ducie @ElizabethDucie

I rarely read an author’s books one after the other but having finished Counterfeit (which I reviewed here) I was keen to get on with Elizabeth Ducie’s new release, Deception. Suzanne and Charlie have now set themselves up as investigative … Continue reading

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#bookreview for Counterfeit by Elizabeth Ducie @ElizabethDucie #medical #crime #mystery #Africa

I have been wanting to get to read a book by Elizabeth Ducie for a long time. I knew she had a new book coming out and knowing I couldn’t start mid-series (for only chaos can come out of that) … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for Tipping Point by Terry Tyler @TerryTyler4 #postapocalyptic #dystopian

It has always shocked me how quickly a community, of whatever size, can succumb when put under pressure. How neighbour can turn on neighbour when they’d previously lived contentedly side by side, how a population can lose its humanity and … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for Twelfth Night at Eyre Hall by Luccia Gray @LucciaGray #Victorian #Historical

The start of Twelfth Night at Eyre Hall finds Michael at sea and not caring if he lives or dies and Jane miserable and alone at Eyre Hall. She is now married to the odious Mr Mason who drinks too … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for self-help/memoir, How I Changed My Life in a Year by Shelley Wilson @ShelleyWilson72

We all need a little inspiration sometimes and How I Changed My Life in a Year is full of positivity and optimism which gives you a great big lift just by reading it. Many of us make a New Year … Continue reading

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