This is a list of the Book Reviews I have written, designed to make it easier for you to find those titles you are interested in reading about.
The Queen’s Rival, Anne O’Brian
Historical Fiction set in England during the War of the Roses, this book follow’s Cecily Neville.
The Pull Of The Stars, Emma Donoghue
Historical Fiction, set in 1918 Dublin during the flu pandemic on a maternity ward.
The Couple Next Door, Shari Lapena
A thriller, about a couple whose daughter is stolen from her bed.
All Creatures Great And Small, James Herriott
A heart-warming account of being a vet on the Yorkshire Dales in the 1940’s
The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee
Historical fiction from the perspective of a chinese domestic in late 1890’s Atlanta who begins to speak her mind as an annonymous agony aunt.
When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi
The memoir of a neurosurgeon who discovers that he has terminal lung cancer, discussing his career and feelings on life. A very touching read.
The End Of Men, Christina Sweeney-Baird
2025 Glasgow, a new virus which only effects men is sweeping through the poopulation.
The Ladykiller, Martina Cole
A crime thriller following ‘The Grantly Ripper’ and those who are trying to bring him to justice.
Katherine, Tudor Duchess, Tony Riches
Historical Fiction, following the life of the Katherine Willoughby through the reign of Henry VIII, all six of his queens and all three of his children.
The Christmas Invitation, Trisha Ashley
A feel good festive read about an artist invited to spend christmas deep in the country with her eccentric patron.
The Boleyn Inheritance, Philippa Gregory
Historical Fiction following two of Henry VIII’s queens and the infamous lady-in-waiting Jane Boleyn.
Worst Idea Ever, Jane Fallon
Fiction, about a woman who learns a secret about herself she was never meant to hear.
Bridgerton: The Duke and I, Julia Quinn
Set in London 1813, following a scheme between a society lady seeking a husband and a duke seeking no wife.