One Winter Morning by Isabelle Broom #review @Isabelle_Broom @michaelJBooks

One thing I love about Isabelle Broom’s books is that you know you are going to be swept away to a wonderful location and swept up by the story. In One Winter Morning that location is New Zealand and given that this book is set mostly in December, it’s maybe not quite as wintry a … More One Winter Morning by Isabelle Broom #review @Isabelle_Broom @michaelJBooks

#AuthorInTheSpotlight Jodi Gibson #TheMemoriesWeHide @JFGibsonWriter #LoveBooksTours

Joining me today and answering me Author in the Spotlight questions in Australian author Jodi Gibson. I’m sorry I haven’t had time to fit it in because I really like the sound of it. Hopefully I’ll be able to read it at some point. Over to Jodi to tell us more about her own book … More #AuthorInTheSpotlight Jodi Gibson #TheMemoriesWeHide @JFGibsonWriter #LoveBooksTours

#TenThings about John Simmons #author of Leaves @JNSim @UrbaneBooks #LoveBooksTours

I’m pleased to be joined by author John Simmons today who is sharing #TenThings he’d like his readers to know about him and his writing. I have to say I just adore the cover of his book, Leaves! 1 The expectation is that writers become readers at an early age. Not me. My mum and … More #TenThings about John Simmons #author of Leaves @JNSim @UrbaneBooks #LoveBooksTours

#AuthorInTheSpotlight David Atkinson @write_stuff18 and #review of The Second Life of Nathan Jones @0neMoreChapter_ @HarperCollinsUK

I’m pleased to be joined by local author David Atkinson today who is stepping into my author spotlight to chat about himself and his work. I have just finished his novel The Second Life of Nathan Jones so I have my thoughts on that to share with you too. From the opening line, this book … More #AuthorInTheSpotlight David Atkinson @write_stuff18 and #review of The Second Life of Nathan Jones @0neMoreChapter_ @HarperCollinsUK

The Light in the Dark: A Winter Journal by Horatio Clare #review @eandtbooks @alisonmenziesPR

By coincidence, I began reading this book on World Mental Health Day on 10th October. It is a day where people are encouraged to talk about their feelings and be aware that someone’s outward appearances and attitudes don’t always reflect their inside feelings. And so it is for Horatio Clare, particularly in Winter. Now I … More The Light in the Dark: A Winter Journal by Horatio Clare #review @eandtbooks @alisonmenziesPR

The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey #giveaway and #review @iona_grey @simonschusterUK #RandomThingsTours

I’m delighted to give you the chance to win a copy of one of my favourite books of the year The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey and to reshare my review. Thanks to the publishers Simon & Schuster for providing a copy to give away as a prize. The giveaway is open to UK & … More The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey #giveaway and #review @iona_grey @simonschusterUK #RandomThingsTours

#AuthorInTheSpotlight AB Gibson author of The Dead of Winter @ABGibson1 #LoveBooksTours

I’m joined today by AB Gibson who is taking part in my Author in the Spotlight feature. I’m featuring his first book, The Dead of Winter, which sounds suitably spooky for this time of year! He is also talking about his soon to be released novel, Summer Thunder What inspired you to start writing? Until … More #AuthorInTheSpotlight AB Gibson author of The Dead of Winter @ABGibson1 #LoveBooksTours