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Book Review: Tiny Pretty Things By Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra

Genre: Teen/Ya Rating: 2/5 Plot: Black Swan meets Pretty Little Liars in this soapy, drama-packed novel featuring diverse characters who will do anything to be the prima at their elite ballet school. From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Belles, Dhonielle Clayton, and the author of the highly anticipated Symptoms of a Heartbreak, Sona… Continue reading Book Review: Tiny Pretty Things By Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra

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Book Review: The Single Dad’s handbook by Lynsey James

Genre: Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Welcome to The Single Dad’s Handbook, your comprehensive guide to life without me when I pop my clogs! ‘I laughed, I cried, and I swooned a bit too (both over Evan and the beautiful Edinburgh setting). Gorgeous.’ Lia LouisIt’s been two years since cancer stole Evan Harper’s wife, Claire, from… Continue reading Book Review: The Single Dad’s handbook by Lynsey James

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Book Review: A Home for Unloved Children (The Orphans of Hope House Book 1) by Rachel Wesson

Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Virginia, 1933: Her heart broke as she took in the scene before her. There were too many orphans and not enough beds. The rags they wore barely covered them and they hadn’t eaten in days. How could anyone let innocent children live like this? She picked up a tiny… Continue reading Book Review: A Home for Unloved Children (The Orphans of Hope House Book 1) by Rachel Wesson

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Netgalley Book Review: Call me mummy by Tina Baker

Genre: Thriller Rating: 4 stars Plot: Glamorous, beautiful Mummy has everything a woman could want... except for a daughter of her very own. So when she sees Kim - heavily pregnant, glued to her phone and ignoring her eldest child in a busy shop - she does what anyone would do. She takes her. But… Continue reading Netgalley Book Review: Call me mummy by Tina Baker

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Book Review: My silent daughter by Emma Robinson

Genre: Domestic Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Ever since Ruby was tiny, she has been unique. Her smiles are magically rare, her building blocks are always colour-coded, and she communicates only in gestures. Sometimes being Ruby’s mother is hard, but the way she sees the world makes it new for Sara every day. And she and… Continue reading Book Review: My silent daughter by Emma Robinson

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Book Review: The lost children by Shirley Dickinson

Genre: Historical fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: England, 1943: Home is no longer safe for eight-year-old twins Molly and Jacob. Night after night wailing bombs and screeching planes skim the rooftops overhead. They cradle each other, shivering in terror, not knowing if they will live to see dawn. Their mother, Martha, has no choice but to… Continue reading Book Review: The lost children by Shirley Dickinson

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Book Review: My husbands daughter by Emma Robinson

Genre: Domestic Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Cara took a deep breath and let it out slowly. ‘She’s not just my daughter,’ she said as she turned in her seat to face Jack. This man she had once loved, but who she hadn’t seen for nearly five years. ‘Sophie is your daughter too.’ It is just… Continue reading Book Review: My husbands daughter by Emma Robinson

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Book Review: When You Were Mine by Kate Hewitt

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Domestic Fiction Plot: “Dylan…” I croak, but my little boy doesn’t even look at me. “Dylan,” I say again, my voice breaking now, and the social worker gives me a reproving look. I’m not helping, but I don’t care. “Dylan!” My voice is louder now, and my gaze stays locked with my… Continue reading Book Review: When You Were Mine by Kate Hewitt

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Book Review: Cinderella is dead by Kaylin Bayron

Genre: Fantasy/YA Plot: Sophia knows the story though, off by heart. Because every girl has to recite it daily, from when she's tiny until the night she's sent to the royal ball for choosing. And every girl knows that she has only one chance. For the lives of those not chosen by a man at… Continue reading Book Review: Cinderella is dead by Kaylin Bayron

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Book Review: The Crown by Kiera Cass

The Crown by Kiera Cass Genre: YA/Fantasy  Plot: In The Heir, a new era dawned in the world of The Selection. Twenty years have passed since America Singer and Prince Maxon fell in love, and their daughter is the first princess to hold a Selection of her own. Eadlyn didn’t think she would find a… Continue reading Book Review: The Crown by Kiera Cass