My Top 3 Books of 2020 | Blogmas Day 22

When thinking back over my favourite books that I've read this year, I found it really hard to choose a top three. The unprecedented lockdown this year meant I read more than I have in the last few years put together. I read a whole range of books, from romance to murder mystery, a collection … Continue reading My Top 3 Books of 2020 | Blogmas Day 22

Christmas Book Wish List 2020 | Blogmas Day 14

Welcome to Day 14 of Blogmas! Every year, my family ask me to write a Christmas list and every year without fail it's around 70% books. Throughout the year I note down books I really want after reading reviews on blogs, or ones I've seen my friends reading on Goodreads, and then distribute them around … Continue reading Christmas Book Wish List 2020 | Blogmas Day 14

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng | Book Review

Synopsis "'Lydia is dead. But they don't know this yet.' So begins this exquisite novel about a Chinese-American family living in 1970s small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favourite child of Marilyn and James Lee, and her parents are determined that she will fulfil the dreams they were unable to pursue. But when Lydia's body is … Continue reading Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng | Book Review

Unnatural Causes by Dr Richard Shepherd | Book Review

**Trigger Warning** - death, true crime. Synopsis Top forensic pathologist Dr Richard Shepherd has performed over 23,000 autopsies. A detective in his own right, he must solve the mystery of sudden or unexplained deaths: how did this person die? In the pursuit of the truth, he has tackled serial killers, natural disasters, 'perfect murders' and … Continue reading Unnatural Causes by Dr Richard Shepherd | Book Review

Two Can Keep A Secret by Karen McManus | Book Review

Synopsis Echo Ridge is reeling. This picturesque town, nestled near the Canadian border, experienced its first tragic loss in 1995 when high-school senior Sarah Corcoran vanished while walking home from the library. Then five years ago, homecoming queen Lacey Kilduff was found dead in the aptly named Murderland Halloween Park. Now, the killer claims to … Continue reading Two Can Keep A Secret by Karen McManus | Book Review