"...the mask of politeness has been ripped off so quickly; why do we even bother keeping up appearances if they shatter so easily?" Genre: General Fiction Pages: 240 Published: April 13, 2021 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis As soon as Sheila hears the news, she knows the police will be calling. Dina Kaminer—one of Israel’s… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Others by Sarah Blau // Review
"Finances had gone beyond desperate and into hopeless, and even blue sky after weeks of rain and Bun purring like a motorised bread pudding couldn't cheer me up." Genre: Mystery, Fiction Pages: 220 Published: August 5, 2021 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Rescued from torpor and poverty by the need to help a good friend… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Adventures of Isabel by Candas Jane Dorsey // Review
"When you do not have many people in the world that you love, you take a lot of care of the ones that you have." Genre: Fiction, Middlegrade Pages: 297 Publisher: PushkinPress Published: July 1st, 2021 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Calla’s mum has never been normal. She’s been known to go out in a… Continue reading Review: How To Be Brave by Daisy May Johnson
"...nothing is over and done with, you have to tell yourself that the best is yet to come." Genre: Fiction Pages: 160 Publisher: Pushkin Press Published: June 3rd, 2021 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Ida is a forty-year-old architect, single and struggling with a feeling of panic as she realises her chances of motherhood are… Continue reading Blog Tour: Grown Ups by Marie Grønborg Aubert // Review
"During wartime, a man will not only find the person he hates to kill him, but he will find and kill anyone whom he thinks the person he hates loves or knows or once did business with." Genre: Biography/Autobiography Published: March 2021 Publisher: Pushkin Press Pages: 248 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis An engrossing memoir… Continue reading Review: The Dragons, The Giant, The Women by Wayétu Moore
"Strong wasn't a word anyone had ever used to describe her. Loyal. maybe. Reserved, definitely." Genre: Historical Fiction, Young Adult Pages: 256 Publisher: Pushkin Press Published: 15th October, 2020 Rate: 4 stars Goodreads Synopsis Twin sisters Hassana and Husseina's home is in ruins after a brutal raid. But this is not the end but the… Continue reading Review: The Deep Blue Between by Ayesha Harruna Attah
"You shouldn't let people make you so angry...if they make you angry, then they've won." Genre: Middle Grade Fiction Pages: 224 Publisher: Pushkin Press Published: 1st October, 2020 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis For fans of deeply poignant middle grade about friendship and loss like The Thing About Jellyfish, comes the story about a young… Continue reading Review: When Life Gives You Mangoes by Kereen Getten.