Review :: Elektra by Jennifer Saint

I adored Jennifer Saint’s first novel, Ariadne, when it came out last year (you can see my review here) and I was thrilled when I found out she was tackling another Greek myth retelling in Elektra! Here’s a bit of info about the book, then check out my review below. What is Elektra about Elektra […]

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#LoveOzYA :: League of Liars by Astrid Scholte

League of Liars synopsis Shadows are dangerous. Edem is illegal. And liars are cowards. Ever since his mother was killed in a freak edem-based crime, seventeen-year-old Cayder Broduck has had one goal: to have illegal users of extradimensional magic brought to justice. Cayder dreams of becoming a prosecutor and, when he secretly accepts an apprenticeship […]

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Christmassy Review :: The Christmas Bookshop :: Jenny Colgan

The Christmas Bookshop synopsis Carmen has always worked in her local department store. So, when the gorgeous old building closes its doors for good, she is more than a little lost. When her sister, Sofia, mentions an opportunity in Edinburgh โ€“ a cute little bookshop, the spare room in her house โ€“ Carmen is reluctant, […]

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Christmassy Review :: Under the Mistletoe :: Sue Moorcroft

Synopsis When Laurel returns to the village of Middledip, sheโ€™s looking for a quiet life. Adjusting to her recent divorce, sheโ€™s ready to spend some time getting back on her feet amidst the glorious snow-dusted countryside. Yet, life in Middledip is far from straightforward. Coming to the aid of her sister, Rea, as she navigates […]

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Review :: The Curlew’s Eye :: Karen Manton

Synopsis Greta’s partner Joel grew up with five brothers and a sister in a feisty household on an isolated NT property. But he doesn’t talk about those days – not the deaths of his sister and mother, nor the origin of the scars that snake around his body. Now, many years later, he returns with […]

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Christmassy Review :: The Enemy You Gnocchi :: Catherine Bruns

Synopsis It’s the deadliest thyme of the year… With snow dusting the ground and sauce sizzling on the stove, local chef Tessa Esposito is ready to serve up some holiday cheer. And with the annual Festival of Lights underway, it seems nothing can dim her spirits. Not even Mario Russo, the newest scrooge in town […]

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