Category Archives: Reviews

#Bookreview for Circle of Dolphins by Clare Roskilly @PublishingPush #mentalhealth

I don’t generally accept books to review, deciding instead to simply review what I choose to read, but in this case I made an exception. I was contacted by Publishing Push and then by the author herself and although my … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for Reflecting Pieces by the students of Central College, Nottingham @PhilPid1 @GreenWizard62 #anthology

I have read all of the anthologies produced by the students of this creative writing course and am always amazed at the quality of the work produced by, often, first time writers, and in such a short period of time. … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for Where There’s Smoke by Cathy Cole @CathyCole66 #RBRT #RomanticSuspense

I received a copy of this novel as part of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team and in exchange for my honest review, so here it is. Where There’s Smoke is a story about Jo Woods, a firefighter who, after stirring … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for #YA novel Dory’s Avengers by Alison Jack @AlisonJack66

I do not fit into the target audience for this novel, not being YA (a young adult) nor male, however I still enjoyed Dory’s Avengers which just goes to show that you should always be willing to try new things. … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for A Taste of his own Medicine by Linda Fawke @LindaFawke #RBRT

I received a copy of A Taste of his own Medicine from the author as part of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team and in exchange for an honest review. I chose to read this book because I liked the premise … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for A Shiny Coin for Carol Prentice by Mark Barry @GreenWizard62 #psychological #suspense

‘…it’s all about the writing as art.’ This is a love story… this is what it says at the beginning of Shiny Coin but if you’re looking for hearts and flowers, tears and romance, walk on by, because this is … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for #crime #novel, Long Shadows by Julie Haiselden, @juliehaiselden

I wasn’t sure about Long Shadows when I started it. The story begins quite slowly and at times is overly detailed but I soon got drawn into Lizzie’s tale. Lizzie Tennyson is a loving wife and mother. Somewhat grudgingly she … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for The Old Man At The End Of The World by AK Silversmith @AkSilversmith #RBRT #zombie #apocalypse

I’ll be honest and say I don’t know much about zombies but thought I’d try this and see what they’re all about. I’m assuming that some other books of this genre are considerably more gory and scary but this one … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for The Black Hours by Alison Williams @AlisonW_Editor #historical #fiction

I have always hated hearing people bleat on about how life is not fair, because in my mind I don’t understand what right they have to expect it to be so. However, throughout The Black Hours I kept being reminded … Continue reading

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#Bookreview for #crime #thriller Blood Money by E. L. Lindley @LindleyE

I felt Blood Money took a different turn to the previous stories in this series. Marilyn, Georgie’s overpowering mother, reveals a huge family secret to Georgie which sees the two of them, and Georgie’s boyfriend James, travel to visit Aunt … Continue reading

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