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Great series

Book cover image - Close Your Eyes

Close Your Eyes is the newest - and 8th- book in Michael Robotham's Joseph O'Loughlin series.

For Fans of Kate Morton

Black Rabbit Hall

I absolutely adored this book!! Black Rabbit Hall is Eve Chase's debut novel. I can't imagine how she will follow it up - but I will be waiting for her next book.

Ride the bus.....

Precious Cargo

Craig Davidson's latest book is a memoir entitled Precious Cargo: My Year Driving the Kids on School Bus 3077.

"To want everything, everything the world has to offer"

Book Cover Image - Everything, Everything

Every so often, I take a break from my usual murder and mayhem reading and tuck into a 'teen' read.

If you loved A Man Called Ove....


Fredrik Backman's first book, A Man Called Ove, remains on my list of all time favourite  reads. But Ove has been bumped down a spot by Britt-Marie.

"... I couldn't tell them I was glad he was gone. No more of his nonsense."

Book Cover Image - The Widow

Fiona Barton's debut novel,  The Widow has just released. And it only took me a day to devour it....

Great series set in Ontario

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I have been eagerly awaiting the fourth book in Inger Ash Wolfe's fantastic Hazel Micallef series - The Night Bell. I got my hands on a copy - and devoured it in two days. I will now be eagerly awaiting the fifth book!

How well do you know your ex?

Book Cover Image - The Ex

I don't even look at the flyleaf when I see Alafair Burke's name on the cover - I just know I'm going to enjoy it. Burke's latest is The Ex. 


Book cover image - This is Your Life, Harriet Chance!

I love mysteries and thrillers, but funnily enough, the books that stay with me long after the last page is turned don't fit into that genre. Instead, it is the books that embrace and celebrate human nature, frailty, spirit, joy and more that continue to resonate with me.

What's your story?

Book Cover - Stories of New York: Stories

Brandon Stanton's Humans of New York is a daily fix for me.