November 9, 2019

VINTAGE BOOK REVIEW: Beyond The Orchard by Anna Romer

Lucy Briar has arrived home in turmoil after years overseas. She’s met her fiancé in London and has her life mapped out, but something is holding her back. Hoping to ground herself and find answers [...]
August 30, 2019

VINTAGE BOOK REVIEW: Secrets Of The Tides by Hannah Richell

Every family has its secrets. Some are small, like telling a white lie or snooping through a private drawer. Others are more serious, like infidelity and betrayal. And some secrets are so terrible they must be hidden away in a deep, dark place, for if they ever came to light, they would surely tear a family apart . .
July 9, 2019

VINTAGE BOOK REVIEW: Citadel by Kate Mosse

1942, Nazi-occupied France. Sandrine, a spirited and courageous nineteen-year-old, finds herself drawn into a Resistance group in Carcassonne - codenamed 'Citadel' - made up of ordinary women who are prepared to risk everything for what is right. And when she meets Raoul, they discover a shared passion for the cause, for their homeland, and for each other. But[...]
July 1, 2019

BOOK REVIEW Melmoth by Sarah Perry

For centuries, the mysterious dark-robed figure has roamed the globe, searching for those whose complicity and cowardice have fed into the rapids of history’s darkest waters—and now, in Sarah Perry’s breathtaking follow-up to The Essex Serpent, it is heading in our direction. It has been years since Helen Franklin left England.In Prague, working as a translator[...]
May 27, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer

In 1942, Europe remains in the relentless grip of war. Just beyond the tents of the Russian refugee camp she calls home, a young woman speaks her wedding vows. It’s a decision that will alter her destiny…and it’s a lie that will remain buried until the next century. Since she was nine years old, Alina Dziak knew she would marry her best friend, Tomasz.
May 22, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Huntress by Kate Quinn

In the aftermath of war, the hunter becomes the hunted…Bold, reckless Nina Markova grows up on the icy edge of Soviet Russia, dreaming of flight and fearing nothing. When the tide of war sweeps over her homeland, she gambles everything to join the infamous Night Witches,
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Peacock Summer by Hannah Richell

The Blurb (From Goodreads): Set in a fading family estate nestled within the Chiltern Hills, this is the story of two summers, sixty years apart, woven […]
October 9, 2018

BOOK REVIEW: Mariana by Susanna Kearsley

The Blurb (From Goodreads): The first time Julia Beckett saw Greywethers she was only five, but she knew that it was her house. And now that […]