Amazon Praise: "If you want to get ahead, get noticed," is Orla Hanlon’s motto. New to London and the first female programmer at CouperDaye, a global investment bank, she takes on a high-profile but controversial project. With her new luxury apartment and a work-romance quietly on the side, Orla thinks she has everything under control. … Continue reading Orla’s Code by Fiona Pearse. Adult Fiction Book Review.
Are you tired of being constantly bombarded by repetitive negative, worried and unhelpful thoughts? Would like to learn how others use mindfulness to successfully quiet their minds, become more balanced and happy in life? Declutter Your Mind will show you a simple Action Plan to quiet your mind and free yourself from negative thoughts which … Continue reading Declutter Your Mind: Simple Action Plan To Quiet Your Mind & Negative Thoughts by Sandy Quinn. Self-Help Book Review.
Netgalley Description: Secrets. Sisters. The summer that changed everything . . . Life in the Cornish village of Pendruggan isn’t always picture perfect. Penny Leighton has never told anyone why she’s estranged from her mother and sister. For years she’s kept her family secrets locked away in her heart, but they’ve been quietly eating away … Continue reading The Postcard by Fern Britton. Adult Fiction Book Review.
Wow... despite reviewing many great books this year, I think Child Taken might just be my personal favourite of 2017! There are two reasons for this revelation. Firstly, the story is just amazing, with a reveal that you really have no inkling of until it is exposed (no easy feat for a writer these days, … Continue reading Child Taken by Darren Young. Adult Fiction Book Review.
Beverly sidesteps the need to interact with co-workers by working from home. When she must venture outside, she wears earphones so no one will bother her. Social niceties are designated to her best friend and flatmate, Ella. Beverly would be jealous of Ella's gregarious charm and high-life, if she didn't have the security of her … Continue reading Beverly by Fiona Pearse. Adult Fiction Book Review.
Words of wisdom from a modern-day mystic in a language you can understand. Conscious living involves being aware of what’s going on in your life and, more importantly, what’s going on in your mind. How you experience life depends on what you choose to believe. If you never take the time to examine your beliefs, … Continue reading My Life is My Responsibility: Insights for Conscious Living by Peter Mulraney. Spiritual Book Review.
I must confess my obsession for journaling! Ever since I went back to Uni, I began journaling on the recommendation of an inspiring lecturer. Many years later, I am still regularly journaling. I do believe that you either take to journaling or you simply don't. It is a creative release and as someone who writes … Continue reading Power of Daily Journaling by Valentina Bellicova. Self-Help Book Review.