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Review: The Last Straw by Ed Duncan

"No matter how far you travel, you can never change where you came from.” Genre: Thriller, Crime Fiction Pages: 221 Published: November 25th , 2017 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis When a teenage girl witnesses a carjacking gone bad, she is marked for death by a crime boss with no apparent motive. A black lawyer… Continue reading Review: The Last Straw by Ed Duncan

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Review: Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

"Your sister is the one person who should stick by you and love you no matter what, but she’s also the one person who knows exactly where to drive the knife to hurt you the most." - Lisa See Genre: Historical Fiction Published: 2009 Rate: 4⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Pearl and May are sisters, living carefree… Continue reading Review: Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

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Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

"Nothing in this world is free, let alone a woman." Genre: Fiction Published: 29th June, 2010. Pages: 245 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis To the dismay of her ambitious mother, Bolanle marries into a polygamous family, where she is the fourth wife of a rich, rotund patriarch, Baba Segi. She is a graduate and therefore… Continue reading Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

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Blog Tour: A Blade So Black by L.L McKinney (Review + Giveaway)

A huge thank you to Aimee, Always for organising the tour and L.L McKinney for providing a copy of the book. For my stop I'll be talking about the book, a guest post by McKinney and a giveaway for a finished copy of the book at the end of this post. Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy… Continue reading Blog Tour: A Blade So Black by L.L McKinney (Review + Giveaway)

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Review: Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss

"CV, I thought, and felta thrill of fear, the backwash of my desperation to have such a thing, to leave childhood and dependence behind me, to enter the world." Genre: General Fiction Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Publisher: Granta Publication Date: 20th September, 2018. Goodreads Synopsis Teenage Silvie is living in a remote Northumberland camp as an… Continue reading Review: Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss

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Blog Tour: A Single Journey by Frankie McGowan | Review

'Hangovers have no respect for feelings' Genre: General Fiction Published: 14th May, 2018. Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis With a failed relationship behind her, a business on the rocks and a flat that’s falling apart around her ears, she could really use some luck. Elena Banbury, née Guseva, an elderly but imposing Russian woman who… Continue reading Blog Tour: A Single Journey by Frankie McGowan | Review

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Blog Tour: Not Like Everyone Else by Jennifer Leigh (Review + Giveaway)

"... Sometimes it feels like the world is so much better outside of here." I really want to say thank you to the author, Jennifer Leigh, for organizing the blog tour and providing a copy of the book for review. Genre: Young Adult, Mystery Published: June 15th, 2018 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Ryan can’t… Continue reading Blog Tour: Not Like Everyone Else by Jennifer Leigh (Review + Giveaway)

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Review: Between The Sea and Stars By Chantal Gadoury

"It's strange, how rooms full of laughter can feel silent. How a hearth full of fire can feel cold. How conversations drifting through the walls can make a man feel... alone." Genre: Fantasy Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Published: 19th June, 2018. Goodreads Synopsis A Legend, A Magical Shell A Girl Who Dreamed Of Something More... Lena,… Continue reading Review: Between The Sea and Stars By Chantal Gadoury