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Book Review: Crumbs by Danie Stirling

Thank you to Harper360 for providing an ARC in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis In a very special town, there’s an even more unusual bakery with a selection of baked treats hand-crafted to help your dreams come true. For Ray, a quiet young woman with special powers of her own, the order is always…… Continue reading Book Review: Crumbs by Danie Stirling

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ARC Review: Chef’s Kiss by Jarrett Melendez, Danica Brine (Illustrations)

Thank you to NetGalley and Oni Press for providing a digital ARC in exchange for an honest review. Title: Chef’s Kiss Author: Jarrett Melendez, Danica Brine (Illustrations) Genre: Graphic Novel, New Adult, LGBTQ+ Publisher: Oni Press Publication Date: 12th April 2022 Pages: 160 Synopsis Now that college is over, English graduate Ben Cook is on the job hunt…… Continue reading ARC Review: Chef’s Kiss by Jarrett Melendez, Danica Brine (Illustrations)

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Book Review: True Loaf by Austen Johnson

Genre: Fantasy, Short Story Publisher: Lore and Lyre Published: 27th July 2021 Format: Audiobook Narrator: Penny Scott-Andrews Length: 16 minutes, 3 seconds Synopsis A fun and enchanting modern fairytale. When a strange man puts in a strange request at the bakery where she works, Riley must go on a mini-adventure to find one unusual ingredient. Along the way,…… Continue reading Book Review: True Loaf by Austen Johnson

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Blog Tour & Book Review: The Beast Hunters by Christer Lende

Hello everyone! I am so excited to be taking part in The Beast Hunters blog tour! This is a brilliant fantasy novel by Christer Lende with a stunning cover design by Anne Glenn. Genre: Fantasy Pages: 240 Publisher: Hashtag Press Published: 18th November 2021 Series: The Beasthunter of Ashbourne #1 Format: Paperback Trigger warnings: Physical…… Continue reading Blog Tour & Book Review: The Beast Hunters by Christer Lende

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Book Review: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins Published: 18th May 2017 Format: Audiobook Length: 11 hours and 36 mins Trigger warnings: click here Child abuse Self harm Sexual assault Physical and emotional abuse Alcoholism Depression Suicide attempt Synopsis Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for…… Continue reading Book Review: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

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Review: I Would Leave Me If I Could by Halsey

Grammy Award–nominated, platinum-selling musician Halsey is heralded as one of the most compelling voices of her generation. In I Would Leave Me If I Could, she reveals never-before-seen poetry of longing, love, and the nuances of bipolar disorder. I hope you’ll stay. I hope you’ll stay. But I would leave me too, if I could. Trigger…… Continue reading Review: I Would Leave Me If I Could by Halsey

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Book Review: Love Potions and Other Calamities by Charlie Laidlaw

Rosie McLeod, pub proprietor and a gifted herbalist of local renown, is thirty-nine and holding, but only just. The talons of her fortieth birthday are in her back and her bloody, bloody husband hasn’t laid a lustful hand on her for months. Rosie sets out to discover if her husband is having an affair, using…… Continue reading Book Review: Love Potions and Other Calamities by Charlie Laidlaw

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Book Review: What Would Boudicca Do? By Elizabeth Foley and Beth Coates

Hello everyone! Back in the summer, I joined the City Girl Network as a content writer for their magazine. It’s been a lot of fun and if you are a city girl I recommend joining the network! CGN is made up of a collective of local communities within cities throughout the UK, Europe and USA.…… Continue reading Book Review: What Would Boudicca Do? By Elizabeth Foley and Beth Coates

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Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

I have a heart for every year I’ve been alive. There are seventeen hidden in the sand of my bedroom. Every so often, I claw through the shingle just to check they’re still there. Buried deep and bloody. Princess Lira is siren royalty and revered across the sea until she is cursed into humanity by the…… Continue reading Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

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Book Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Synopsis When Korede’s dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what’s expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This’ll be the third boyfriend Ayoola’s dispatched in, quote, self-defence and the third mess that her lethal little sibling has left Korede to…… Continue reading Book Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite