My Book Review: Notes on a Scandal By Zoe Heller

Title: Notes On A Scandal Author: Zoe Heller Published: May 2009 Publisher: Penguin Pages: 256 Pages Genre: Fiction RRP: £8.99 Rating: Five Stars   About the book From the first day that the beguiling Sheba Hart joins the staff of St George’s history teacher Barbara Covett is convinced she has found a kindred spirit. Barbara’s loyalty to her new friend is passionate […]

We are all completely beside ourselves

My Book Review: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves By Karen Joy Fowler

Title: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves Author: Karen Joy Fowler Published: June 2014 Publisher: Serpent’s Tail Pages: 336 Pages Genre: Fiction RRP: £6.49 Rating: Three Stars   About the book Rosemary’s young, just at college, and she’s decided not to tell anyone a thing about her family. So we’re not going to tell you too much either: you’ll […]

My #Bookreview: Letter to Louis by Alison White

My #Bookreview: Letter to Louis by Alison White

Title: Letter to Louis Author: Alison White Published: January 2018 Publisher: Faber & Faber Pages: 352 Pages Genre: Memoir RRP: £10.78 Rating: Five Stars   About the book This is a memoir about hope – hope in others, hope in systems, and hope for the future. I’ve never quite known where to begin when someone asks me what […]

My #Bookreview ofI am, I am, I am

My #Bookreview of I am, I am, I am by Maggie O’Farrell.

     Title:  I am, I am, I am Author: Maggie O’Farrell Published: 22 August 2017 Publisher: Tinder Press Pages: 304 Pages Genre: Memoir RRP: £12.99   About the book  A childhood illness she was not expected to survive. A teenage yearning to escape that nearly ended in disaster. A terrifying encounter on a remote […]

Skilbey’s Book Review: A Hundred Tiny Threads by Judith Barrow

  Title: A Hundred Tiny Threads Author: Judith Barrow Published: 17 August 2017 Publisher: Hono Welsh Women’s Press Pages: 320 pages Genre: Historical fiction RRP: £8.99 Rating: 5 Stars Don’t forget, it’s Welsh Books Councils Book Of The Month in January 2018:   http://www.gwales.com/ecat/?sf_ecat_id=520&session_timeout=1 A little about the book Winifred is a determined young woman eager for […]