Good morning and welcome back to my weekly round up inspired by Novels and Nonfiction. I had a wonderful fortnight in the Dolomites in Italy, but it’s good to be back blog hopping again. So without further ado grab yourself a comfy chair, a coffee or tea and come and have a browse with me.

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Here are just some of the reviews I’ve enjoyed this week

Books and Me!The Winter That Made Us by Kate Field
Novel Deelights – The Lion Tamer Who Lost by Louise Beech
Dee’s Rad Reads and Reviews – The Girls at 17 Swann Street by Yara Zgheib
Swirl & ThreadFlight of the Wren by Orla McAlinden
Emma’s Bookish CornerThe Songs of Us by Emma Cooper
Keep of Pages –The Book of Essie: A Novel by Megan MacLean Weir
What’s Nonfiction?Book review: Eat, Live, Love, Die, by Betty Fussell
Art and SoulA Keeper by Graham Norton
Excuse My ReadingThe Temp by Michelle Frances
Chrissi Reads – Notes On A Nervous Planet

Here are just some of the fab posts from across the book blogging community I’ve enjoyed reading

Beereader BooksHow to Reclaim Your Reading Mojo in 10 Steps
Book Review CafeTopFiveThursday with Mary at Liveanddeadly
Off-the-Shelf Books – My Publishing Life with Karen Sullivan
Pages Unbound – Book Blogger Stats Survey Results: 2018
JW MartinText or Fiction
Jill’s Book Cafe – Five on Friday with Molly Blake
Books and BlendsMy New Relationship with Reading

On the Blog This Week

I started off the week by sharing a favourite video for the Music Monday meme and on Tuesday I joined in with Top Ten Tuesday. On Wednesday I shared my usual WWW Wednesdays! post and joined in with the Cheesy Goodness Book Tag. On Thursday I joined in with Bibliobeth’s Shelfie by Shelfie tag and shared my audiobook review for Two Steps Forward. On Saturday I shared my usual Stacking the Shelves post and my audiobook review of The Witchfinder’s Sister. On Sunday I hosted a stop on the blog tour for by The Man You Meet In Heaven by sharing my review.

Other Links

Evie Gaughan – A Writer Unwritten
BBC – The Tea Tycoon Who was the ‘World’s Best Loser’
BBC – ‘Cat Grandpa’ Goes Viral for Napping with Shelter Pets
The Guardian – Older People Realising Their Acting Dreams
The Guardian – A Guide to Independent Bookshops

Thanks for reading and have a lovely Sunday 😀