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Three Hours by Rosamund Lupton @Rosamundlupton @VikingBooksUK @mariagluc #ThreeHours #RosamundLupton #BookReview #BookBlog #Fiction

9th January 2020 Viking Books Book Description Three hours is 180 minutes or 10,800 seconds. It is an eternity waiting for news.  Or a countdown to something terrible. In rural Somerset in the middle of a blizzard, the unthinkable happens: a school is under siege.  From the wounded headmaster trapped in the library, to teenage… Continue reading Three Hours by Rosamund Lupton @Rosamundlupton @VikingBooksUK @mariagluc #ThreeHours #RosamundLupton #BookReview #BookBlog #Fiction

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Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens @LittleBrownUK @GraceEVincent @CorsairBooks #WhereTheCrawdadsSing #DeliaOwens #BookReview

Corsair Books January 2020 (Paperback) Book Description For years, rumours of the 'Marsh Girl' have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast.  So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so called Marsh Girl.  But Kya is not what they say. … Continue reading Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens @LittleBrownUK @GraceEVincent @CorsairBooks #WhereTheCrawdadsSing #DeliaOwens #BookReview

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The Switch by Beth O’Leary @OLearyBeth @QuercusBooks @Hannah_Robbo #TheSwitch #BookReview #RecommendedReading

Quercus Books 16th April 2020 Book Description When Leena Cotton is ordered to take a two month sabbatical after blowing a big presentation at work, she escapes to her grandmother Eileen's house. Eileen is newly single and about to turn eighty.  She'd like a second chance at love, but there are slim pickings in her… Continue reading The Switch by Beth O’Leary @OLearyBeth @QuercusBooks @Hannah_Robbo #TheSwitch #BookReview #RecommendedReading

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In Five Years by Rebecca Serle @RebeccaASerle @QuercusBooks #InFiveYears #RebeccaSerle #BookReview #BookBlog #Fiction

Quercus Books 3rd March 2020 Book Description Where do you see yourself in five years? Type-A Manhattan lawyer Dannie Kohan has been in possession of her meticulously crafted answer since she understood the question.  On the day that she nails the most important job interview of her career and gets engaged to the perfect man,… Continue reading In Five Years by Rebecca Serle @RebeccaASerle @QuercusBooks #InFiveYears #RebeccaSerle #BookReview #BookBlog #Fiction

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Keeper by Jessica Moor @jessicammoor @VikingBooksUK @MeadOlivia #KeeperBook #JessicaMoor #BookReview

Viking Books 26th March 2020 Book Description When Katie Straw's body is pulled from the waters of the local suicide spot, the police decide it's an open-and-shut case.  A standard-issue female suicide. But the residents of Widringham women's refuge where Katie worked don't agree.  They say it's murder. Will you listen to them? My Thoughts… Continue reading Keeper by Jessica Moor @jessicammoor @VikingBooksUK @MeadOlivia #KeeperBook #JessicaMoor #BookReview

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You Will Be Safe Here by Damian Barr @Damian_Barr @BloomsburyBooks #YouWillBeSafeHere #DamianBarr #BookReview #Fiction #HistoricalFiction

Bloomsbury Publishing 2nd April 2020 (Paperback) Book Description Willem, an only child growing up in working-class Johannesberg, just wants to be left alone with his books and Britney, his beloved pug.  Worried he's growing up 'soft', his ma and her new boyfriend send him to New Dawn Safari Camp, where they 'make men out of… Continue reading You Will Be Safe Here by Damian Barr @Damian_Barr @BloomsburyBooks #YouWillBeSafeHere #DamianBarr #BookReview #Fiction #HistoricalFiction

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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