#BookReview – The Blue by Nancy Bilyeau #TheBlue #ThePigeonhole

Goodreads blurb: "In eighteenth century London, porcelain is the most seductive of commodities; fortunes are made and lost upon it. Kings do battle with knights and knaves for possession of the finest pieces and the secrets of their manufacture. For Genevieve Planché, an English-born descendant of Huguenot refugees, porcelain holds far less allure; she wants … Continue reading #BookReview – The Blue by Nancy Bilyeau #TheBlue #ThePigeonhole

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#AudioBookReview – The Hourglass by Tracy Rees #20BooksofSummer #BookBumBookClub #FavouriteReads #PerfectSummerRead #LoveAudio

Goodreads blurb: "2014. Sensible Nora has always taken success for granted, until suddenly her life begins to fall apart. Troubled by anxiety and nightmares, she finds herself drawn to the sweeping beaches of Tenby, a place she's only been once before. Together with a local girl she rents a beautiful townhouse and slowly begins to … Continue reading #AudioBookReview – The Hourglass by Tracy Rees #20BooksofSummer #BookBumBookClub #FavouriteReads #PerfectSummerRead #LoveAudio

#AudiobookReview – A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens narrated by Martin Jarvis

'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times'; so the recording begins and ends with some of Dickens's best-known words, and between those lines is every Briton's view of the worst excesses of the French Revolution. Set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution, the audiobook tells the … Continue reading #AudiobookReview – A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens narrated by Martin Jarvis

#BookReview – Tangerine by Christine Mangan @LittleBrownUK #Tangerine

The last person Alice Shipley expected to see since arriving in Tangier with her new husband was Lucy Mason. After the accident at Bennington, the two friends—once inseparable room mates—haven’t spoken in over a year. But there Lucy was, trying to make things right and return to their old rhythms. Perhaps Alice should be happy. … Continue reading #BookReview – Tangerine by Christine Mangan @LittleBrownUK #Tangerine