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First Line Fridays #5

I'm back with some First Line Fridays joy! Find out what first lines I'll be sharing this week here!

Book Review

Recent Reads Round-up

It's been a long while since I posted a full review, so I thought I'd do a Recent Reads Round-up to share some thoughts on books Ixve enjoyed recently. Read the full post here:

Book Review

Her Name Was Rose, by Claire Allan (2018)

This psychological thriller is a compelling read, a remarkable debut to the genre by Claire Allan. When a young woman is hit by a speeding car, a community is left in stunned grief. But one onlooker takes more of an interest in the young woman’s death - and life - than anyone, and soon finds herself overwhelmed by what she discovers.

Book Review

Review: Social Creature, by Tara Isabella Burton (2018)

In Social Creature, Tara Isabella Burton invites us on a whirlwind ride through the decadent glamour of New York City’s young, elite circles. It’s a world so full of extravagance and artifice, all sense of reality slips; an experience taken further by the constant need to photograph and caption it all, to manufacture poses, scenarios… Continue reading Review: Social Creature, by Tara Isabella Burton (2018)