A Sister’s Struggle by Mary Gibson

Today I’m happy to present my review for the blog tour for A Sister’s Struggle by Mary Gibson. A rich family saga that is perfect for a Winter read. Read on for my review and the chance to win 1 of 2 ebook copies. Book Description – A Sister’s Struggle A young girl struggles to keep body and soul together…

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The Christmas Play Rehearsal by Sue Wickstead

I do love this festive time of year. I loved being in the nativity play at school. For a few years I was an angel. I can’t wait until it’s my girls time to be in the school plays. This weekend we started reading The Christmas Play Rehearsal by Sue Wickstead as one of our Christmas books.

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Little White Teeth Review and Giveaway

It’s the 1st of December, the start of a crazy month of competitions for everyone. With a toddler and a baby I’m not going to be keeping up posting a competition each day, so I though I’d do one every other day through out advent. Today’s competition is a copy of The Little White Teeth. It’s really hard getting a…

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Picture Books for Kids by Tate Publishing

We all love picture books. It’s how we all got started into the bookish world. Now if you are an art lover also you really are in for a treat with these stunning books from Tate Publishing. I’m pretty sure many of you have heard of the Tate art galleries. I’m lucky to live close by to the Tate down…

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Blog Tour – A Gift From Woolworths by Elaine Everest

Last year I was lucky enough to have the chance to read Christmas at Woolworths by Elaine Everest. Now I’m back having read her latest book – A Gift From Woolworths. Like it’s predecessor, A Gift From Woolworths is one of those festive curl up on the sofa with a hot chocolate reads. Before I share my review, here is…

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Blog Tour – The Soldier’s Girl by Sharon Maas

I love getting stuck into a good book, I don’t have as much time as I like to read. But when I do I pick my reads carefully. My latest one is The Soldier’s Girl by Sharon Maas. In fact I’m pleased to say I’m on the blog tour and today is my stop. As always I like to share…

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Watch This! – Review and Giveaway

As you know from all my many book review posts, we love reading in my house. This past week we have been looking at a different kind of picture book called Watch This! by Jane Godwin, Beci Orpin, and Hilary Walker. It’s a beautiful and original photographic kids book which get them involved with shapes and colours. It also helps them to move their…

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Blog Tour – Closer by KL Slater

Today it’s turn to be on the blog tour for Closer by KL Slater. The first thing about Closer that made me want to read it was the striking cover. It’s bold, yet dark. Intriguing and mysterious. So was the book as good as the cover? Read on to find out! Book Description of Closer by KL Slater I know…

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Blog Tour – The Tissue Veil by Brenda Bannister

Today I’m on the blog tour for The Tissue Veil by Brenda Bannister. The Tissue Veil is a story of two teenagers living in the same East end property, but 100 years apart. I have an extract below for you to read over. It is really good! Book Description What if you discovered a hundred-year-old diary under your floorboards – and…

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Blog Tour – Chasing Ghosts by Madalyn Morgan

Today I’m on the blog tour for Chasing Ghosts by Madalyn Morgan. A book that is different, set after World War 2 but still with the fears and emotions. Read on for my review and the chance to win a signed copy.   The blog tour is running from the 8th until 14th October.

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Guess My Name with Veggies and Fruits Blog Tour

Happy Monday! Today it’s my turn to be on the blog tour for Guess My Name with Veggies and Fruits by Liana Strat. A fun little picture book on naming veggies and fruit, helping toddlers and preschoolers with learning their fruit and vegetables. Read on to see what we thought.

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Saturday Catch Up: Blog Tour – The Paris Secret by Lily Graham

For this week’s Saturday Catch Up post I’m on the blog tour for The Paris Secret by Lily Graham. Reading this book has been my “me time” this week, which I have desperately needed with two poorly girls. It’s been read at 2am, 4am 11am and various other naptimes in the afternoons. But the one good thing about The Paris…

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Blog Tour: Because Mummy Said So by Shari Low

Today It’s my turn to be on the blog tour for Because Mummy Said So by Shari Low. If you are looking for a laugh about motherhood this is it! A collection of stories that cover almost any topic to do with being a mum! From chicken pox, to superheroes and embarrassing situations! Carry on reading to have the chance…

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