This historical novel explores the seismic effects of one of a great literary scandal surrounding Truman Capote and his beloved Swans. Find out what I thought in my review!
I'm back with some First Line Fridays joy! Find out what first lines I'll be sharing this week here!
Today's blog post is about my evening at Foyles for Writer's Night with a historical fiction focus.
Today, I wanted to celebrate the work of one of my favourite authors, Kate Atkinson. Discover what I love about her writing here.
My final post of 2018 - a look at my favourite books of the year and some aims for the new year! Thanks to you all for supporting my blog this year!
My latest review is of The Paying Guests, by Sarah Waters (2014). When Frances Wray and her mother decided to take in paying lodgers, they could never have anticipated how much their lives would change. Read my full review here:
This week, I've been reading Laura Purcell's chilling novel, The Corset. Find out what stood out to me in my reading.
I learned the real meaning of a word that I've come across a few times in my reading. Find out what it is in my latest Words of the Week post.
Philippa Gregory's novel, The Other Boleyn Girl, has enjoyed worldwide acclaim since its initial 2001 publication. HarperCollins have released this gripping novel in audiobook format. Find out what I thought about it here!
Who's excited for the announcement of the Women's Prize for Fiction winner this evening? The build-up to this event has been so great - I've loved hearing everyone's thoughts on the shortlist, as well as the readings and interviews from the authors themselves. It's such a fantastic celebration of reading and writing. I've only read… Continue reading Women’s Prize for Fiction 2018