A Simple Favour by Darcey Bell. Adult Mystery/Thriller Book Review.

NetGalley Description: A Simple Favour is a twisting free-fall ride filled with betrayal, reversal, secrets and revelations, love and loyalty. Darcey Bell ratchets up the tension in a taut, unsettling, and completely absorbing thriller that holds you in its grip until the final page. It starts with a simple favour - an ordinary kindness mothers … Continue reading A Simple Favour by Darcey Bell. Adult Mystery/Thriller Book Review.

Bright Shiny Things (A Hakim and Arnold Mystery) By Barbara Nadel. Adult Crime Fiction Book Review.

Every so often when reviewing books, I come across one that makes me stop and question everything that I thought I  knew and, consequently, stays with me some time after the final pages.  If I'm completely honest, I never expected to enjoy Bright Shiny Things as much as I did. The reason why? The subject of Radical … Continue reading Bright Shiny Things (A Hakim and Arnold Mystery) By Barbara Nadel. Adult Crime Fiction Book Review.

Before this is Over by Amanda Hickie. Adult Fiction Book.

NetGalley Description: BEFORE THIS IS OVER by Amanda Hickie is a powerful, thought-provoking drama that looks at one family in the heart of a devastated community and compels us to ask: how far would I go to save my children? Meet Hannah Halloran. Wife of Sean, mother of teenage Zac and little Oscar. Their comfortable … Continue reading Before this is Over by Amanda Hickie. Adult Fiction Book.

Mum’s the Word: Two mums take on life with kids. Non-Fiction Book Review.

'Motherhood doesn’t come with a rule book. Sometimes you wonder if anyone feels the same way you do. Am I feeding them right? Am I loving them enough? Can I exchange this one for a newer model that doesn’t cry so much? There’s nothing better than feeling understood, like there’s someone else out there who … Continue reading Mum’s the Word: Two mums take on life with kids. Non-Fiction Book Review.