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Mine by Clare Empson @ClareEmpson2 @Tr4cyF3nt0n @orionbooks #Mine #ClareEmpson #BookReview #BlogTour

Orion Fiction 19th March 2020 Book Description On the surface, Luke and his girlfriend Hannah seem to have a perfect life.  He's an A&R man, she's an arts correspondent and they are devoted to their newborn son Samuel.  But beneath the gloss Luke has always felt like an outsider.  When he finds his birth mother… Continue reading Mine by Clare Empson @ClareEmpson2 @Tr4cyF3nt0n @orionbooks #Mine #ClareEmpson #BookReview #BlogTour

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Magpie Lane by Lucy Atkins @lucyatkins @ellakroftpatel @QuercusBooks #MagpieLane #Fiction #BookReview

2nd April 2020 Quercus Book Description Roaming through Oxford's secret passages and hidden graveyards, Magpie Lane explores the true meaning of family - and what it is to be denied one. When the eight year old daughter of an Oxford College Master vanishes in the middle of the night, police turn to the Scottish nanny,… Continue reading Magpie Lane by Lucy Atkins @lucyatkins @ellakroftpatel @QuercusBooks #MagpieLane #Fiction #BookReview

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The Silent Treatment by Abbie Greaves @AbbieGreaves1 @PublicityBooks @Phoebe_Swinburn @midaspr @PenguinUKBooks #TheSilentTreatment #BookReview #BookBlog #PublicationDay

Century Books ( An imprint of Penguin Random House) 2nd April 2020 Book Description Forty years of marriage. Six months of silence. One last chance... Frank hasn't spoken to his wife Margot for the last six months.  Not one, solitary sentence, not one single word.  Margot has no idea why.  Well she has plenty of… Continue reading The Silent Treatment by Abbie Greaves @AbbieGreaves1 @PublicityBooks @Phoebe_Swinburn @midaspr @PenguinUKBooks #TheSilentTreatment #BookReview #BookBlog #PublicationDay

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Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell @PublicityBooks @MidasPR @TinderPress #Hamnet #PublicationDay #BookReview

31st March 202 Tinder Press Book Description On a summer's day in 1596, a young girl in Stratford - upon - Avon takes to her bed with a fever.  Her twin brother, Hamnet, searches everywhere for help.  Why is nobody at home? Their mother, Agnes is over a mile away in the garden where she… Continue reading Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell @PublicityBooks @MidasPR @TinderPress #Hamnet #PublicationDay #BookReview

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The Party by Elizabeth Day @elizabday @4thEstateBooks #ThePartybyElizabethDay #BookReview #BookBlog #RecommendedReading #ElizabethDay

4th Estate Books July 2017 Book Description Martin Gilmour and Ben Fitzmaurice have been best friends for 25 years, since their days together at Burtonbury School. They are an unlikely pair: the scholarship boy with the wrong accent and clothes, and the dazzlingly popular, wealthy young aristocrat.  But Martin knows no one else can understand… Continue reading The Party by Elizabeth Day @elizabday @4thEstateBooks #ThePartybyElizabethDay #BookReview #BookBlog #RecommendedReading #ElizabethDay

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Queenie by Candice Carty – Williams @CandiceC_W @TrapezeBooks #Queenie #CandiceCartyWilliams #BookReview #Fiction #BlackLivesMatter

Trapeze Books April 2019 (Hardback) Book Description Sometimes I feel frantic. And I feel like everything has just spun out of control, out of my hands?  I don’t know.  I feel a bit like for a while I have been carrying ten balls of wool.  And one ball fell, so I dropped another to catch… Continue reading Queenie by Candice Carty – Williams @CandiceC_W @TrapezeBooks #Queenie #CandiceCartyWilliams #BookReview #Fiction #BlackLivesMatter

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The Man on the Street by Trevor Wood @TrevorWoodWrite @QuercusBooks #TheManontheStreet #CrimeFiction #BookReview #BlogBlast

Quercus Books March 19th (Hardback) Book Description As Newcastle cleans up its streets for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, homeless veteran Jimmy Mullen witnesses a crime committed in the dead of night.  Years of living on the streets and a long stretch in prison have taught him to keep his head down, to stay out of… Continue reading The Man on the Street by Trevor Wood @TrevorWoodWrite @QuercusBooks #TheManontheStreet #CrimeFiction #BookReview #BlogBlast

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Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks @WmHeinemann @TomHanks #UncommonType #ShortStories #Fiction #BookReview

October 2017 William Heinemann Book Description A small town newspaper columnist with old fashioned views of the modern world. A World War 2 veteran grappling with his emotional and physical scars. A second – rate actor plunged into sudden stardom and a whirlwind press junket. Four friends travelling to the moon in a rocket ship… Continue reading Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks @WmHeinemann @TomHanks #UncommonType #ShortStories #Fiction #BookReview

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Know My Name by Chanel Miller @VikingBooksUK #KnowMyName #ChanelMiller #BookReview #NonFiction

Viking ( an imprint of Penguin)  September 2019 Book Description She was known to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter.  Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting her on Stanford's campus.  Her victim impact statement was posted on… Continue reading Know My Name by Chanel Miller @VikingBooksUK #KnowMyName #ChanelMiller #BookReview #NonFiction

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Grace is Gone by Emily Elgar @emily_elgar @millieseaward @BooksSphere #GraceisGone #BookReview

Sphere 20th February 2020  Book Description  A heart – stopping new psychological thriller from international bestseller, Emily Elgar, inspired by a shocking true-life story.  Meg and daughter Grace are the most beloved family in Ashford, the lynchpin that holds the community together.  So when Meg is found brutally murdered and her daughter missing, the town… Continue reading Grace is Gone by Emily Elgar @emily_elgar @millieseaward @BooksSphere #GraceisGone #BookReview