Category Archives: Contemporary Fiction

Sailing Out of Darkness (Normandie Fischer) – Review + Giveaway

  ~ About the Book ~ Love conquers all? Maybe for some people. When Samantha flies to Italy to gain distance from a disastrous affair with her childhood best friend, the last thing on her mind is romance. But Teo … Continue reading

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Author Interview with Varina Denman

It’s my pleasure to welcome Varina Denman to the blog today to chat about her new book, Looking Glass Lies. If you’d like to read my review of this book, you’ll find that here. As you may have gathered, I like … Continue reading

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Looking Glass Lies (Varina Denman) – Review

~ About the Book ~ A poignant and relatable novel, Looking Glass Lies captures the war women wage against themselves, and the struggle to see beauty reflected in a mirror not distorted by society’s unrelenting expectations. For most of her … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Foot Fettish!

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday from the girls at The Broke and the Bookish is a cover theme freebie. Choices, choices, choices! Do you know how many ideas there are for cover themes? Well, in actual fact, I couldn’t come up … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 21 April 2017 – Life After (Katie Ganshert)

Hello First Liners! Lovely to have you back again. This week I’m featuring the first line from an emotionally gripping read by Katie Ganshert. It released earlier this week on 18 April, and you can read my review here. It’s a … Continue reading

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Life After (Katie Ganshert) – Review

  ~ About the Book ~ It could have been me. Snow whirls around an elevated train platform in Chicago. A distracted woman boards the train, takes her seat, and moments later a fiery explosion rips through the frigid air, … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Unique Settings I’ve Visited Through Books

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This week the topic at The Broke and the Bookish is unique. Literally! Officially listed as ‘Top Ten of the Most Unique Books I’ve Read’, I’ve decided to put a slightly different slant on the topic … Continue reading

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