What I read in November

I know it’s a bit late, but I’ve finally got round to writing my post about what I read in November. I only read two books all month, so it’s going to be a short one, but life has got in the way and I haven’t been able to write this until now. All Fall…

Book review: Mistletoe on 34th Street

Olivia has never experienced a snow-covered, ‘traditional’ Christmas before. Having grown up in a family that chose winter sun over decking the halls, she’s not sure what all the fuss is about. So when she and her co-workers are stranded in New York after a work trip, Olivia is perfectly happy spending the holiday season…

What I read in October

October was a good month for reading. I think it was due to the weather getting colder and the nights getting darker which is perfect cosy reading time. Also, the same as a lot of other people, reading is a great way to escape from your life and concentrate on the world of another. So…

Book review: Death at the Seaside

Nothing ever happens in August, and tenacious sleuth Kate Shackleton feels like she deserves a break. Heading off for a long-overdue holiday to Whitby, she visits her school friend Alma who works as a fortune teller there.   Kate had been looking forward to a relaxing seaside sojourn, but upon arrival discovers that Alma’s daughter…

Book review: The Plumberry School of Comfort Food: Part 1

Cathy Bramley has just brought out the first instalment in her new series of novellas and I couldn’t wait to read it. I’ve read the Wickham Hall series and the Ivy Lane series, and really enjoy both. The formula to date has been that these two series are in four parts, there is a different…