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East of India by Erica Brown @baywriterallat1 @canelo_co @mgriffiths163

Today I hand over to Mandie once more for a review of East of India by Erica Brown as part of the blog tour. Thanks to Ellie Pilcher at Canelo for inviting us to take part in the tour and for providing an advance copy for review. 826 more words

Authors: A-C

Whistle In The Dark by Emma Healey @ECHealey @VikingBooksUK

Whistle in the Dark begins with Jen and her 15 year old daughter, Lana, in an ambulance. Lana has been found after being missing for four days, and she either doesn’t know, or won’t tell anyone where she was. 307 more words

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“Father Figure” by James J. Cudney

Genre:             Contemporary Fiction
Publisher:      Creativia Publishing House
Pub. Date:      April 2, 2018

Picture a story that cuts between two teenage girls living in very different places and times, without explaining their relationship to the reader.  664 more words


The One Who Wrote Destiny - Nikesh Shukla

Every person I know seems to have an opinion about immigration. Because I am a white British woman the majority (although not all, thank goodness) of people I know are also either white, British or both the opinions I hear are varied but also rather one-sided. 397 more words


Review: The Rice Mother by Rani Manicka


5/5 Stars

What. A. Journey.

I was recommended this novel by a friend. It actually sat on my shelf for two years until I finally decided to give it a read. 322 more words

It's the Ludlow Hall short story...

Waving atcha, my darlings!

There’s a rumour going around that a big golden ball will rise in a blue sky tomorrow. I believe it’s called the sun and it’s been a while since we’ve seen it around here. 2,683 more words


Donna Reads: The Gravity of Us (Elements #4) by Brittainy C. Cherry

Why did the heroine’s sister hate her so much? That was my main issue with this book. Lucy’s sister, Lyric, hated EVERYONE. The only person Lyric ever cared for was her husband, Graham’s alcoholic, abusive, jackass father, a man who was so twisted he stunted his own son’s emotional growth.  509 more words