Book Review – Dangerous Alliance by Jennieke Cohen

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue meets Jane Austen in this witty, winking historical romance with a dash of mystery! Lady Victoria Aston has everything she could want: an older sister happily wed, the future of her family estate secure, and ample opportunity to while her time away in the fields around her home. … Continue reading Book Review – Dangerous Alliance by Jennieke Cohen

Unboxing – December Book Box Club – Fireside Favourites

I was wary about this box as I'm not a huge classic, contemporary or romance fan, and this sort of fell around those.  But I trust the girls, and I love that these boxes make me try books I may never have picked up otherwise. In the box there was: A lovely Christmas card! 10 … Continue reading Unboxing – December Book Box Club – Fireside Favourites

Book Review – The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E Harrow

In the early 1900s, a young woman searches for her place in the world after finding a mysterious book in this captivating and lyrical debut. In a sprawling mansion filled with peculiar treasures, January Scaller is a curiosity herself. As the ward of the wealthy Mr. Locke, she feels little different from the artifacts that … Continue reading Book Review – The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E Harrow

Book Review – Heartstream by Tom Pollock

I just wanted to see you. Before the end. A taut psychological thriller about obsession, fame and betrayal, for fans of Black Mirror. Cat is in love. Always the sensible one, she can't believe that she's actually dating, not to mention dating a star. But the fandom can't know. They would eat her alive. And … Continue reading Book Review – Heartstream by Tom Pollock

Unboxing – July Owlcrate – Tournaments and Trials

I was excited for this for several reasons, and decided to treat myself as a birthday present to myself. In the box there was: Bravery lanyard inspired by the Selection by Four Seasons Fox Hunger Games canvas coin purse by Kit Cronk Studio Night Circus jigsaw puzzle with accompanying art print by Holly Dunn Design … Continue reading Unboxing – July Owlcrate – Tournaments and Trials

Unboxing – June Book Box Club – Witches in the Woods

The June Book Box Club theme was Witches in the Woods, which sounded pretty awesome.  And then it came with two books.  So it was a no brainer for me! haha. In the box there was: Forbidden Forest mug by Moledro Craft Co Mamo's Herbal Hand Cream by Pretty Little Treats Sabrina Coaster by Beatrice … Continue reading Unboxing – June Book Box Club – Witches in the Woods