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The Murder Farm Written By Andrea Maria Schenkel

ARC received from NetGalley in return for an honest review.

5 out of 5 stars

My village had become the home of “the murder farm,” and I couldn’t get the story out of my mind. 321 more words

Book Review

Not the Booker Prize

Over on TheGuardian.com a longlist (and it is quite long…) has been released for the Not the Booker Prize Award. Whilst the list contains an array of prestigious authors there’s two on this list that stand out for me and I thought that I would share with you, my fellow bookaholics, exactly why I love these two authors and their books so much. 331 more words


Exclusive extract of Low Expectations!

Georgie has a glamorous career in fashion. Her boss doesn’t know her name, but working for a genius will pay off one day. She hopes. 649 more words

Contemporary Fiction

The Dress Thief - 1930s Parisian haute couture

This story is set in Paris in the 1930s – a decade of haute couture and haute danger…

The setting is the fashion houses and the cut throat fashion world in the most chicest cities in the world… 1,215 more words


Coming up on KCARAB...

To celebrate the release of Low Expectations by Elizabeth Aaron this Thursday, 17th July, keepcalmandreadabook will be releasing an exclusive extract of this fresh, funny new novel on Thursday. 123 more words


Book Review: The Flavours of Love by Dorothy Koomson.

‘I’m looking for that perfect blend of flavours; the taste that used to be you. If I find it, I know you’ll come back to me.’ 645 more words

Book Review

Quercus review in RootsWorld

Another new review for RootsWorld online magazine. This one details the self-titled ECM debut of Quercus, a trio consisting of folksinger June Tabor, pianist Huw Warren, and saxophonist Iain Ballamy. 12 more words

ECM Records