Category Archives: Reviews

#TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview for A Sickness in the Soul by William Savage @penandpension #historicalfiction #RBRT

I chose to read A Sickness in the Soul as a member of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team and received a copy from the author but this does not influence my review in any way. A Sickness in the Soul … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview for Party Glass by Kezia Cole @skyskimming #poetry #RBRT

I don’t read poetry much; I keep saying that yet keep getting drawn to it. As with this book, Party Glass, which I chose to read from the submissions made to Rosie Ambers Book Review Team. I received a copy … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for family drama, Let it Go by Anita Dawes @jaydawes2

Right from the start of this story you know you’re off on an interesting journey with a colourful family. The tale is told from the daughter, Mary’s, point of view. She has an older sister called Sally who she doesn’t … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview for Crime and PUNKishment presented by Brenda Perlin @BrooklynandBo #Punk

In Crime and PUNKishment the writers show in words and photos the time when punk burst into the public consciousness and how it affected them. There is an awful lot of good stuff in this book and if you are … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for #nonfiction Killing it on Kobo by Mark Leslie LeFebvre @markleslie #kobo

I love Kobo. I love the platform and the people who are friendly and welcoming. I put my books wide a while ago now and I’m already feeling that soon I could be selling more books on Kobo than on … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for #shortstory My New Superjob by Anton Eine @AntonEine (Episode 1 of the Maze City Series) #RBRT

I chose to read My New Superjob as part of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team and received a copy from the author. This does not affect my review in any way. This short story is basically an interview, but one … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for It Came From Under The Highchair (in English and Spanish) by Karl Beckstrand @karlbeckstrand and illustrated by Jeremy Higginbotham #RBRT #kidlit

I received a copy of this book (which I chose to read as a member of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team) from the author but that does not effect my review in any way. This is the first bilingual book … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Signature Tales: A Djanogly City Academy Anthology

I was fortunate enough to be asked to go along to one session of Brilliant Books to talk to the students at Djanogly City Academy in 2017. Over a 6 week course other guests also took part in the scheme … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Summer Scribes an #anthology from the Creative Writing students at #Nottingham Central College

Sometime the speed time passes shocks me and I was surprised to discover that although I bought this book in 2015 I somehow missed reading it then (it was an extraordinarily busy year!) and although it’s been on my to-be-read … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Five Get Beach Body Ready (Enid Blyton) written by Bruno Vincent

I grew up on a book diet of Enid Blyton and loved the Famous Five. I received this book as a gift and in it the five are all grown up so this is Blyton for adults. Having said that … Continue reading

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