Life in N. Korea, and after

I have now put my review of The Girl with Seven Names by Hyeoseo Lee on .  It’s a memoir about growing up in North Korea, escaping, and life outside.  Absolutely outstanding book!  All the best.  Emma Advertisements

Various updates

Visitors to my review of Owen Mullen’s thriller Games People Play  can now enter a free draw at the bottom of the page. One person will be picked to receive an Audible copy of this book. Draw also being referred to on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.  Draw will be […]

Arctic based thriller

I’ve just added my review of The Ice by Laline Paull to my website at . Out on 4th May 2017, this is a thriller with mystery and intrigue, set in the arctic.  I rated it 5*.  By the same author of The Bees, but a very […]

The Ice Lands

I have added my review of The Ice Lands by Steinar Bragi to my website  Its a deep and brooding horror story – not a genre I usually read.  All the best.  Emma


I’ve just added Gerhard Maroscher’s memoir, entitled Why Can’t Somebody Just Die Around Here to  A fascinating story of a family’s survival through World War II and how they eventually made it to live the American Dream.  Highly recommended.   All the best.  Emma