Ones to Watch in 2022.

Hello Book Lover, I love this time of year, when I scroll through all of the screen shots I have taken over the past few months, and I paw over book catalogues like the 90's version of me with an Argos book, in order to bring you some of the books in 2022 I am… Continue reading Ones to Watch in 2022.

Favourite Reads of 2021.

What a year! I have again read more than previous year, short stories have dominated my reading as has translated fiction although that has definitely dipped towards the end of the year. In September I started to tackle my unread books, which has been absolutely brilliant, I have read some incredibly books some of which… Continue reading Favourite Reads of 2021.

Review – Dinner Party A Tragedy by Sarah Gilmartin.

Hello Book Lover, I read about this book last year, immediately I was drawn to it. A book set within an Irish family, where tragedy has struck exacerbating deep rooted trauma, fractured relationships and the intricacies and fragility of family, it immediately went on my “Ones to Watch for 2021 Blog Post”. I was thrilled… Continue reading Review – Dinner Party A Tragedy by Sarah Gilmartin.

Review – Test Signal. Northern Anthology of New Writing. Edited by Nathan Connolly.

Hello Book Lover, I am a proud Northerner, I do bang the Northern drum a lot on social media. So when the opportunity to read and review Test Signal an anthology of Northern writers came my way, I jumped at the chance. Test Signal is a celebration of the newest writing from authors either from… Continue reading Review – Test Signal. Northern Anthology of New Writing. Edited by Nathan Connolly.