REVIEW: The Stolen Marriage by Diane Chamberlain

In brief: Tess has her life planned – or so she thought. Why then, does she desert her fiancé to marry a stranger? Trapped in a loveless marriage, Tess is alone in her new town until a polio hospital is built. Will she find what she wants in her work? The good: Very heartfelt with... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 13/11/17

Wow, what a week! I think last week threw everything at me that was possible. I didn't even finish a book! I received two books in the mail and bought a couple (made sure I got some shopping in)! Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson (out Tuesday) is the third book in the Stormlight Archive series. Humanity is... Continue Reading →

Kiss River by Diane Chamberlain

A quick rundown… Gina travels across America to look at the famous Kiss River lighthouse lens. She claims she's an amateur lighthouse historian, so why didn't she know it fell into the sea years ago? What is her relationship to the lighthouse? Strengths: Interesting story with a dual narrative between past and present. Weaknesses: Wrapped... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 22/10/12

Yes, Mailbox Monday-ers, I went to the bookshop just for you. Well, more for me. I just like to browse bookstores. Above is the new release pile at a local store. I didn't come away empty handed: This was on my wish list for Christmas, so it's a 'to me, from me'. I didn't expect... Continue Reading →

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