Review: Z for Zachariah by Robert C. O’Brien

Synopsis:Ann Burden has been living alone in a valley for over a year - until Loomis, a scientist in a radiation-proof suit, arrives. She hopes they will be companions but his behaviour towards her becomes increasingly threatening as he attacks her and then cuts off her food supply and tries to bring her under his … Continue reading Review: Z for Zachariah by Robert C. O’Brien

My favourite books of 2018 so far

OK, so I know we're a little further than halfway through the year now, but I think it's still OK for me to do this post, right? Plus, Krystin kind of tagged me in the official "Mid Year Freak Out Tag" so it's just like I'm doing a cheat version of that. My reading year … Continue reading My favourite books of 2018 so far

Blog Tour Review: The Beloveds by Maureen Lindley @TitanBooks

Synopsis: Oh, to be a Beloved—one of those lucky people for whom nothing ever goes wrong. Everything falls into their laps without effort: happiness, beauty, good fortune, allure. Betty Stash is not a Beloved—but her little sister, the delightful Gloria, is. She’s the one with the golden curls and sunny disposition and captivating smile, the … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: The Beloveds by Maureen Lindley @TitanBooks

Review: The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin

Synopsis: For Joanna, her husband, Walter, and their children, the move to beautiful Stepford seems almost too good to be true. It is. For behind the town's idyllic facade lies a terrible secret—a secret so shattering that no one who encounters it will ever be the same. Review: I read this novel as my BookBum … Continue reading Review: The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin

Blog Tour Review & Q&A: The Visitors by Catherine Burns @Legend_Press

Hello friends! Today I am delighted to bring you to the next stop of The Visitors blog tour, hosted by Legend Press! Keep on reading for my 5 star review and a Q&A with the lovely Catherine herself! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis: Marion Zetland lives with her domineering older brother, John in a decaying Georgian townhouse on … Continue reading Blog Tour Review & Q&A: The Visitors by Catherine Burns @Legend_Press

What makes a 5 star book?

So I was having a big of a whinge on Twitter yesterday about how I haven’t read any 5 star books this year, and Nicki @ The Secret Library asked me what kind of things tend to make books a 5 star read for me. That made me sit back and have a good think... … Continue reading What makes a 5 star book?