20 Books of Summer, book review, Buddy Read, contemporary fiction, Favourites 2018

#BookReview – The Lido by Libby Page #buddyread #20booksofsummer #LoveTheLido #NetGalley

Goodreads blurb: "Meet Rosemary, 86, and Kate, 26: dreamers, campaigners, outdoor swimmers... Rosemary has lived in Brixton all her life, but everything she knows is changing. Only the local lido, where she swims every day, remains a constant reminder of the past and her beloved husband George. Kate has just moved and feels adrift in… Continue reading #BookReview – The Lido by Libby Page #buddyread #20booksofsummer #LoveTheLido #NetGalley

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#BookReview – The Floor is Lava by Ivan Brett #TheFloorisLava @IvanBrett #PublicationDayReview

Goodreads blurb: "The Floor is Lava is a must for any group of friends or family. Stuffed with 100 games you can simply pick up and play, this is a how-to for turning time into quality time together. Before you know it, everyone will have forgotten their phones and will be asking, 'What shall we… Continue reading #BookReview – The Floor is Lava by Ivan Brett #TheFloorisLava @IvanBrett #PublicationDayReview

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#BookReview – Happily Never After by Emma Robinson #Blogtour #BlogBlitz @bookouture

I’m delighted to welcome you to my stop on the blog tour for Happily Never After by Emma Robinson. Thanks so much to Kim at Bookouture for the tour invite. Before I share my review let me tell you all about this fab book: "She closed her eyes. Think with your head. Your heart can’t… Continue reading #BookReview – Happily Never After by Emma Robinson #Blogtour #BlogBlitz @bookouture

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#BookReview – The French Girl By Lexie Elliot

Goodreads blurb: They were six university students from Oxford--friends and sometimes more than friends--spending an idyllic week together in a French farmhouse. It was supposed to be the perfect summer getaway--until they met Severine, the girl next door. For Kate Channing, Severine was an unwelcome presence, her inscrutable beauty undermining the close-knit group's loyalties amid… Continue reading #BookReview – The French Girl By Lexie Elliot

20 Books of Summer, 2018 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge, book review, historical fiction

#BookReview – The Island Villa by Lily Graham #20BooksofSummer

Goodreads blurb: When Charlotte’s husband James tragically dies, he leaves her an unexpected gift – her grandmother’s beautiful villa, Marisal, on the Spanish island of Formentera. As she begins to explore her new home, and heal her broken heart in the warm golden sunshine, Charlotte discovers that her grandmother Alba has been keeping secrets about… Continue reading #BookReview – The Island Villa by Lily Graham #20BooksofSummer

2018 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge, 2018 NetGalley & Edelweiss Challenge, book review, historical fiction

#BookReview – The Year of The Snake by M.J. Trow and Maryanne Coleman #buddyread #NetGalley

Goodreads blurb: "Sometimes, a snake is just a snake. And sometimes… First-century Rome. Senator Gaius Lucius Nerva is taken ill at a dinner party and dies a few days later. His heartbroken wife, Flavia, is told it was a natural death. Calidus, Nerva’s recently freed slave, suspects otherwise. As he embarks upon the funeral ceremonies,… Continue reading #BookReview – The Year of The Snake by M.J. Trow and Maryanne Coleman #buddyread #NetGalley

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#BookReview – The Dead Ex by Jane Corry #TheDeadEx

Goodreads blurb 'I wish he'd just DIE.' "Vicki's husband David once promised to love her in sickness and in health. But after a brutal attack left her suffering with epilepsy, he ran away with his mistress. So when Vicki gets a call one day to say that he's missing, her first thought is 'good riddance'.… Continue reading #BookReview – The Dead Ex by Jane Corry #TheDeadEx