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Review – How Much of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang

Synopsis: America. In the twilight of the Gold Rush, two siblings cross a landscape with a gun in their hands and the body of their father on their backs . . .  Ba dies in the night, Ma is already gone. Lucy and Sam, twelve and eleven, are suddenly alone and on the run. With their… Continue reading Review – How Much of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang

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Review – I Made A Mistake by Jane Corry

Synopsis: In Poppy Page's mind, there are two types of women in this world: those who are faithful to their husbands, and those who are not. Until now, Poppy has never questioned which she was.  But when handsome, charming Matthew Gordon walks back into her life after almost two decades, that changes. Poppy makes a… Continue reading Review – I Made A Mistake by Jane Corry

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Review – Dear Child by Romy Hausmann

Synopsis: A windowless shack in the woods. Lena's life and that of her two children follows the rules set by their captor, the father: meals, bathroom visits, study time are strictly scheduled and meticulously observed. He protects his family from the dangers lurking in the outside world and makes sure that his children will always… Continue reading Review – Dear Child by Romy Hausmann

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Review – Magpine Lane by Lucy Atkins

Synopsis: When the eight-year-old daughter of an Oxford College Master vanishes in the middle of the night, police turn to the Scottish nanny, Dee, for answers.  As Dee looks back over her time in the Master's Lodging - an eerie and ancient house - a picture of a high achieving but dysfunctional family emerges: Nick,… Continue reading Review – Magpine Lane by Lucy Atkins

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Review – Keeper by Jessica Moor

Synopsis: He's been looking in the windows again. Messing with cameras. Leaving notes.  Supposed to be a refuge. But death got inside. 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… Continue reading Review – Keeper by Jessica Moor

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Review – The House On The Lake

Synopsis: No matter where you run . . . He's never far behind Lisa needs to disappear. And her friend's rambling old home in the wilds of Yorkshire seems like the perfect place. It's miles away from the closest town, and no one there knows her or her little boy, Joe. But when a woman from… Continue reading Review – The House On The Lake

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Review – Three Hours by Rosamund Lupton

Synopsis: Three hours is 180 minutes or 10,800 seconds. It is a morning's lessons, a dress rehearsal of Macbeth, a snowy trek through the woods. It is an eternity waiting for news. Or a countdown to something terrible. It is 180 minutes to discover who you will die for and what men will kill for.… Continue reading Review – Three Hours by Rosamund Lupton

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Review – The Other You by J.S. Monroe

Today is my stop on the blog tour for The Other You by J.S. Monroe. Wow, what a page runner! I finished it in a few hours in one sitting, it was brilliant! Synopsis: Is he who you think he is?  Kate used to be good at recognising people. So good, she worked for the… Continue reading Review – The Other You by J.S. Monroe

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Review – The Silent Patient by Alex

Today is my stop on the blog tour for The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides. That twist at the end! Synopsis: ALICIA Alicia Berenson writes a diary as a release, an outlet - and to prove to her beloved husband that everything is fine. She can't bear the thought of worrying Gabriel, or causing him… Continue reading Review – The Silent Patient by Alex

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Review – Safe House by Jo Jakeman

Today is my stop on the blog tour for Safe House by Jo Jakeman. This book has got me guessing till the very end! Synopsis: The morning after a terrible storm, a woman turns up in a remote Cornish village. She calls herself Charlie, but it's a name she's only had for a few days.… Continue reading Review – Safe House by Jo Jakeman