Living My Best Li(f)e by Clare Frost @FabFrosty @SimonSchusterUK #LivingMyBestLie #RandomThingsTours

Living My Best Life is a very topical book for our social media obsessed world. Instagram is the focus of the story and it’s a form of social media which I am totally rubbish at! I like looking at other people’s photos and I can post a photo, but have to ask my daughters all … More Living My Best Li(f)e by Clare Frost @FabFrosty @SimonSchusterUK #LivingMyBestLie #RandomThingsTours

#AuthorInTheSpotlight Nicola Monaghan @nicolanovelist #DeadFlowers @Verve_Books

My author in the spotlight today is Nicola Monaghan. Her most recent novel ‘Dead Flowers’ was published last week by Verve Books and sounds terrific. Thanks for joining me Nicola. First of all, would you tell my blog readers a little about yourself? Well, I grew up on a council estate in Nottingham. Actually, that’s … More #AuthorInTheSpotlight Nicola Monaghan @nicolanovelist #DeadFlowers @Verve_Books

Jessie’s Little Bookshop by the Sea by Kirsty Ferry #review @ChocLitUK @kirsty_ferry

If you are a regular reader of the blog you will know I am a big fan of Kirsty Ferry’s lovely stories and I’m delighted to share my review of her latest novel, Jessie’s Little Bookshop by the Sea, which is published this very day. It is part of her series of books about the … More Jessie’s Little Bookshop by the Sea by Kirsty Ferry #review @ChocLitUK @kirsty_ferry

A Pair of Sharp Eyes by #KatArmstrong @HooklineBooks #LoveBooksTours

I’m joined today by Kat Armstrong who sharing #TenThings about herself and her writing. Thanks to Kelly at Love Books Tours for inviting me to take part in the tour. A Pair of Sharp Eyes is published by Hookline Books and is available in paperback or as an ebook. You can order your copy here: … More A Pair of Sharp Eyes by #KatArmstrong @HooklineBooks #LoveBooksTours

The Secret to Happiness by @JessicaRedland #extract @BoldwoodBooks #boldwoodblogtours

I’m delighted to be taking part the blogtour for this lovely book and to be able to share an extract from the book with you today. I reviewed the book last week (you can read my review here if you missed it) and absolutely loved it. In fact, it inspired me to do something new! … More The Secret to Happiness by @JessicaRedland #extract @BoldwoodBooks #boldwoodblogtours

#AuthorInTheSpotlight Angela Meyer #ASuperiorSpectre @literaryminded @sarabandbooks @RKBookPublicist

I’m pleased to be joined by writer Angela Meyer. Her debut novel A Superior Spectre has recently been published by Saraband books and she took part in the Edinburgh International Book Festival last month. Today she’s answering my Author in the Spotlight questions. Welcome Angela, thanks for joining me today. First of all, would you … More #AuthorInTheSpotlight Angela Meyer #ASuperiorSpectre @literaryminded @sarabandbooks @RKBookPublicist

The Love Child by @RachelHore #review #randomthingstours @SimonSchusterUK

I really can’t begin this review without mentioning that gorgeous cover. Aren’t the colours just beautiful? And I have to say the story inside is rather gorgeous too. It is mostly set after the First World War when we meet Alice, who lost her fiance in that War but at only 19 years old, had … More The Love Child by @RachelHore #review #randomthingstours @SimonSchusterUK