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Review – An Italian Affair by Caroline Montague

Today is my stop on the blog tour for An Italian Affair by Caroline Montague. A book I have thoroughly enjoyed and can't wait for all of you to read! Synopsis: Love. War. Family. Betrayal. Italy, 1937. Alessandra Durante is grieving the loss of her husband when she discovers she has inherited her ancestral family… Continue reading Review – An Italian Affair by Caroline Montague

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Review – The Choice by Edith Eger

Paid Partnership with Ebury Books Synopsis: 'Little dancer', Mengele says, ‘dance for me’  In 1944, sixteen-year-old ballerina Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. Separated from her parents on arrival, she endures unimaginable experiences, including being made to dance for the infamous Josef Mengele. When the camp is finally liberated, she is pulled from a pile… Continue reading Review – The Choice by Edith Eger

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Review – The Glovemaker by Ann Weisgarber

Today is my stop on the blog tour for The Glovemaker by Ann Weisgarber. Thank you so much Ellis from Pan Macmillan for this stunning proof copy and the opportunity to take part in this blog tour! Synopsis: For almost four years, men came to my cabin carrying trouble on their backs, each one haunted… Continue reading Review – The Glovemaker by Ann Weisgarber

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Review – In The Full Light of The Sun by Clare Clark

Today is my stop on the blog tour for In The Full Light of The Sun by Clare Clark. I am so excited to be part of this and I cannot wait to share my review of this stunning novel with you below! Synopsis: In the turbulent years between the wars, nothing in Berlin is… Continue reading Review – In The Full Light of The Sun by Clare Clark

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Blog Tour / Book Review – Blue Night by Simone Buchholz (translated by Rachel Ward)

I am so glad it is my stop today at the blog tour for Blue Night. Thank you so much Anne and Orenda Books for sending me an advance copy of Blue Night and including me in this fabulous blog tour. Synopsis: After convicting a superior for corruption and shooting off a gangster’s crown jewels,… Continue reading Blog Tour / Book Review – Blue Night by Simone Buchholz (translated by Rachel Ward)

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If you have been following me for a while on my social media, you should know by now that I have a problem... Not only do I buy books or rather hoard them at a very alarming speed, (let's say at least 2-3 books a week... ), I am also obsessed with collecting different editions… Continue reading Obsessive-Bronze-Horseman-itis

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Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

One of my friends recently read Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys and her reaction to the book makes me want to make a post again about this book. I read this book at the end of 2016 and it has stayed with me ever since. The beautiful prose and the unique story telling… Continue reading Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

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From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon 

A huge congratulation to one of my favourite authors Amy Harmon! From Sand and Ash has made No.1 in Amazon this week! This book was one of my top read for 2016. Set in the period of Second World War in Italy, this book tells a story about evil and survival but most of all… Continue reading From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon 

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The Bear and The Nightingale by Katherine Arden

Wow ok! I am kind of lost of word for a moment as this book has seriously awed me in an absolutely AMAZING way! I don't quite know how to write this review as this book is not like anything I have read before! But trust me, this book is on my all time favourite… Continue reading The Bear and The Nightingale by Katherine Arden

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Six Days in Leningrad by Paullina Simons

Finished Six Days in Leningrand, the trip Paullina Simons took back to Russia, the first time since she left with her family for America when she was 10 years old. This book is EVERYTHING that I could have ever wanted. From before the trip to each day she spent in Leningrand, it is vivid, it… Continue reading Six Days in Leningrad by Paullina Simons