Review: Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson

⭐⭐ Synopsis: Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village in Northern Iceland, where no one locks their doors – accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a rookie policeman on his first posting, far from his girlfriend in Reykjavik – with a past that he’s unable to leave behind. When a young woman is … Continue reading Review: Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson

Cliche phrases in blurbs that make me avoid the book

We all have our likes and dislikes in books, be it themes, settings, or tropes. Recently, I've caught myself rolling my eyes at cliche phrases that appear in a lot of blurbs for mystery thriller books. I never, ever pick these books up because I find the synopses infuriating! Here are a few examples of … Continue reading Cliche phrases in blurbs that make me avoid the book

Review: Based on a True Story by Delphine de Vigan

Synopsis: Today I know that L. is the sole reason for my powerlessness. And that the two years that we were friends almost made me stop writing for ever. Overwhelmed by the huge success of her latest novel, exhausted and unable to begin writing her next book, Delphine meets L. L. is the kind of … Continue reading Review: Based on a True Story by Delphine de Vigan

Netgalley picks of the week | 13th – 20th March

Here's the second week of my Netgalley picks! Sorry to everyone whose NG shelves I'm going to wreck with these posts, but it's a load of fun finding and recommending interesting sounding reads! CLICK ON THE PICTURES TO BE TAKEN TO THE NETGALLEY PAGE Title: Friend Request Author: Laura Marshall Synopsis: When Louise Williams receives a message from someone left … Continue reading Netgalley picks of the week | 13th – 20th March

Netgalley picks of the week | 6th – 13th March

I've decided to do a weekly update on my favourite Netgalley finds of the week, just to showcase what's new to request and to possibly make your TBR piles even more out-of-hand... you're welcome. CLICK ON THE PICTURES TO BE TAKEN TO THE NETGALLEY PAGE Title: Margins of Lust Author: Greta Boris Synopsis: Gwen Bishop lands … Continue reading Netgalley picks of the week | 6th – 13th March