Category Archives: Reviews

#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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#Bookreview for reality fiction novel Burnt Promises by Brenda Perlin @BrooklynandBo #divorce

Burnt Promises is the second book in the Brooklyn and Bo Chronicles and charts the conflicts involved in two marriage breakups told in the voice of the one who was ‘the other woman.’ There are some who will have little … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for The Corner Office by Katerina Baker @KaterinaBaker #RBRT #romance

Tara is a high flying businesswoman who has been on her chosen career path for fifteen years and is now in with a chance of securing her ultimate job as Managing Director. The only person standing in her way is … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for Round Trip Fare by Barb Taub @barbtaub #urbanfantasy #romance #paranormal

Writers of fiction make up worlds, I know I do, but mine are tame, only stretching as far as fictional villages set in the recognisable British countryside. Others, particularly fantasy writers, really make up worlds and Barb Taub is one … Continue reading

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