Now up on EmmabBooks.com is my review of Silent Heroes by Patricia Furstenberg, a fascinating novel about the lives of US Marines, and their dogs, in Afghanistan and the people they are trying to help. Silent Heroes is primarily about the people (and dogs) whose lives have been […]
I am excited to be part of the Book Tour for The Stars Among Us by Sanja S. Jungic. This is Sanja’s debut novel and was originally published in Croatia, but has now been translated in English and is available in all the usual places. Below I give […]
The new thriller from Owen Mullen is out today.
Set in Glasgow, Dennis Boyd has just got out of prison and finds himself in trouble almost immediately. Sean Rafferty’s wife needs to escape the fear that goes with living with her husband. Can Private Investigator Charlie Cameron help these two scared people?
#amreading – What, Why, While : Matilda Windsor is Coming Home by Anne Goodwin @Annecdotist @InspiredQuill @zooloo2008
I am currently reading Mathilda Wilson is coming home by Anne Goodwin – Literary Fiction. Today my “While (I am reading it)” section is something completely different to my previous posts.
With a new thriller by Owen Mullen coming out next week, I thought now would be a good time to have a look at his books to date, so here is a brief list and outline. Which is your favourite? My answer is at the end.
What (am I currently reading)? I am currently reading a novel set in Afghanistan: Silent Heroes: When Love and Values Are Worth Fighting For by Patricia Furstenberg. It was first published in July 2019. Book Blurb (taken from https://www.goodreads.com/) Silent Heroes is a highly emotional read, action-packed, a […]
My review of this wonderful novel all about the Oxford English Dictionary is now up: The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams. This is the story of how the Oxford English Dictionary came into being, mixed in with great fiction about the time of the suffrage movement […]
What (am I currently reading)? I am currently reading the latest crime thriller by Owen Mullen – The Accused. This is the 4th book in the Charlie Cameron series, though all are also read alone. Publication Day is 21 September 2021, when the thriller will be available in […]
Set at the time that France surrendered to the Nazis during World War II, this is the moving story of two French sisters, and how they fought to survive in their own, different, ways. A 5* read.
What (am I currently reading)? I am currently listening to the audio book The Dictionary of Lost Words written by Pip Williams and narrated by Pippa Bennett-Warner. This is literary fiction about how the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary was written and printed. At the same […]