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Take Nothing With You by Patrick Gale @PNovelistGale @PublicityBooks @TinderPress @lovedreadinthis #TakeNothingWithYou #PatrickGale #BookReview #BookBlog

Tinder Press August 2018 Book Description Leaving your childhood behind is easier said than done... Rich with insight, intuition and humour, Take Nothing With You is a stunning portrayal of a boy on the cusp of adulthood, gleaning from those around him both the glories and the complexities of what being a grown up can mean. My… Continue reading Take Nothing With You by Patrick Gale @PNovelistGale @PublicityBooks @TinderPress @lovedreadinthis #TakeNothingWithYou #PatrickGale #BookReview #BookBlog

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The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw @claidlawauthor @AccentPress #BookReview #TheThingsWeLearnWhenWe’reDead #CharlieLaidlaw

Book Description Small decisions can have unintended consequences, but sometimes we get a second chance. On the way home from a dinner party she didn't want to attend, Lorna Love steps into the path of an oncoming car.  When she wakes up she is in what appears to be a hospital - but a hospital… Continue reading The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw @claidlawauthor @AccentPress #BookReview #TheThingsWeLearnWhenWe’reDead #CharlieLaidlaw

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Grave Island by Andrew Smyth @BloodhoundBook #GraveIsland #AndrewSmyth #BlogBlitz

Bloodhound Books Book Description When Philip Hennessey is thrown out of army intelligence after evidence is fabricated against him, his ex-wife's school friend asks him to investigate the sudden death of her father, who she thinks has been murdered. Philip soon discovers a far larger problem: a lethal trade in the manufacture and distribution of… Continue reading Grave Island by Andrew Smyth @BloodhoundBook #GraveIsland #AndrewSmyth #BlogBlitz

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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman @GailHoneyman @HarperCollinsUK #EleanorOliphant #EleanorOliphantisCompletelyFine #GailHoneyman #BookReview #BookBlog

Harper Collins 2017 Book Description Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for lunch every day and buys the same two bottles of vodka to drink every weekend. Eleanor Oliphant is happy. Nothing is missing from her carefully timetables existence.  Except, sometimes,… Continue reading Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman @GailHoneyman @HarperCollinsUK #EleanorOliphant #EleanorOliphantisCompletelyFine #GailHoneyman #BookReview #BookBlog

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Unravelling Oliver by Liz Nugent @lizzienugent @penguinRHUK #UnravellingOliver #LizNugent

Penguin Books 2014 Book Description 'I expected more of a reaction the first time I hit her' Alice and Oliver Ryan seem blessed, both in their happy marriage and in their successful working partnership.  Their shared life is one of enviable privilege and ease.  Enviable until, one evening after supper, Oliver attacks Alice and beats… Continue reading Unravelling Oliver by Liz Nugent @lizzienugent @penguinRHUK #UnravellingOliver #LizNugent

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The Fourth Monkey by J. D. Barker @HQStories @jdbarker #TheFourthMonkey #BookReview #BookBlog

HQ Stories April 2018 Book Description TWO DAYS TO SAVE HER... They've found the killer.  The killer that Detective Sam Porter has been hunting for five years.  But it's too late to put him behind bars.  He's already dead. ONE DAY TO SAVE HER... But even death can't stop this murderer.  His last victim is… Continue reading The Fourth Monkey by J. D. Barker @HQStories @jdbarker #TheFourthMonkey #BookReview #BookBlog

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The Cows by Dawn O’Porter @hotpatooties @HarperCollinsUK #TheCows #DawnOPorter

Book Description COW (N) /kao/ A piece of meat; born to breed; past its sell-by-date; one of the herd. Three women.  A whole world of judgement. Tara, Cam and Stella are very different women.  Yet in a society that sets the agenda, there's something about being a woman that ties invisible bonds between us. When one… Continue reading The Cows by Dawn O’Porter @hotpatooties @HarperCollinsUK #TheCows #DawnOPorter

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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead @FleetReads @LittleBrownUK @colsonwhitehead #TheUndergroundRailroad #ColsonWhitehead

Fleet books 2016 Book Description Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia, an existence made even more hellish by her status as an outcast among her fellow Africans.  And she is approaching womanhood, where greater pain and danger awaits.  So when Caesar, a slave recently arrived from Virginia, tells her about the… Continue reading The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead @FleetReads @LittleBrownUK @colsonwhitehead #TheUndergroundRailroad #ColsonWhitehead

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How to Stop Time by Matt Haig @matthaig1 @canongatebooks #HowtoStopTime #MattHaig #BookReview #BookBlog

Canongate Books 2017 Book Description Tom Hazard has a dangerous secret.  He may look like an ordinary 41-year-old, but owing to a rare condition, he's been alive for centuries.  From Elizabethan England to Jazz-Age Paris, from New York to the South Seas, Tom has seen a lot, and now craves an ordinary life. Always changing his… Continue reading How to Stop Time by Matt Haig @matthaig1 @canongatebooks #HowtoStopTime #MattHaig #BookReview #BookBlog

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Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz @AnthonyHorowitz @Orionbooks @HachetteUK #MagpieMurders #Whodunnit #AnthonyHorowitz #AtticusPund #BookReview

Orion Books 2016 Book Description SEVEN FOR A MYSTERY THAT NEEDS TO BE SOLVED Editor Susan Ryeland has worked with bestselling crime writer Alan Conway for years.  Readers love his detective Atticus Pund, a celebrated solver of crimes in the sleepy villages of the 1950s. But Conway's latest tale of murder at Pye Hall is… Continue reading Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz @AnthonyHorowitz @Orionbooks @HachetteUK #MagpieMurders #Whodunnit #AnthonyHorowitz #AtticusPund #BookReview