Life, interrupted: On The Up, by Alice O’Keeffe

Some time last year, I read Libby Page's book The Lido and I absolutely loved it. It was heartbreaking, heartwarming and stuck with me for weeks after I'd put it down. So when I was offered the chance to read- nay, be in the blog tour for- On The Up, I couldn't help myself. The chance to read another …

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Blog Tour: The Vanished Bride, by Bella Ellis

Let's get one thing straight before we start: I absolutely adore the Brontës. Their writing is gorgeous, spooky and atmospheric, and I loved it so much that I wrote about it for my last big essay at uni. So when this blog tour came along, I practically ripped the book out of the letterbox in …

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Blog Tour: Safe House, by Jo Jakeman

It’s tense. It’s dark. It’s everything a good thriller should be. It’s Safe House by Jo Jakeman! This book has such an interesting premise that I couldn’t help but be hooked. Gone are the days of protagonists being stalked for reasons unknown, to be revealed at the final plot twist. No: in this book, you …

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Blog Tour: The Magic Touch, by Kelly Florentia

Would you be able to trust somebody that you suspected was having an affair? What if they were your partner? And would you do anything about it? That's the premise at the heart of Kelly Florentia's lovely read  The Magic Touch. Bursting with warmth, compassion and a touch of romance, it's a book about what we're …

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Blog Tour: Bright Steel, by Miles Cameron

Welcome to the second blog tour of the day, this time for the masterful Bright Steel, by the even more masterful Miles Cameron. I find it hard to overstate how much I loved the first two instalments in this series, Cold Iron and Dark Forge. Cameron has such a wild imagination, and seeing him stretch it to the utmost in the …

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