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Book Review: The Wife by Shalini Boland

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Thriller Plot: It was supposed to be the happiest day of her life. Zoe was sitting in her hotel room, in her perfect white dress, looking forward to the moment when she would make kind, handsome Toby her husband. Then, there was a blank. They said she must have fainted, overcome with… Continue reading Book Review: The Wife by Shalini Boland

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Book Review: Keep Your Friends close by Janelle Harris

Genre: Domestic Fiction Rating: 4/5 Plot: Darcy Hogan’s perfect life is all over social media. She’s beautiful, she’s successful, and she and her childhood sweetheart are about to become parents for the first time. But behind all the followers and the superficial likes lurks a darker truth… In reality, Darcy feels isolated and afraid. Her… Continue reading Book Review: Keep Your Friends close by Janelle Harris

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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: Deadly Little Scandals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Genre: YA/Thriller Rating: 5/5 Plot: ‘Think of the White Gloves like the Junior League-by way of Skull and Bones?"Reluctant debutante Sawyer Taft joined Southern high society for one reason and one reason alone: to identify and locate her biological father. But the answers Sawyer found during her debutante year only left her with more questions… Continue reading Book Review: Deadly Little Scandals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

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Book Review: Little White Lies by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Genre: YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: I'm not saying this is Sawyer's fault," the prim and proper one said delicately. "But." Eighteen-year-old auto mechanic Sawyer Taft did not expect her estranged grandmother to show up at her apartment door and offer her a six-figure contract to participate in debutante season. And she definitely never imagined she… Continue reading Book Review: Little White Lies by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

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Book Review: I have no secrets by Penny Joelson

Genre: Teen/Ya Rating: 5/5 Plot: Fourteen-year-old Jemma has severe cerebral palsy. Unable to communicate or move, she relies on her family and carer for everything. She has a sharp brain and inquisitive nature, and knows all sorts of things about everyone. But when she is confronted with this terrible secret, she is utterly powerless to… Continue reading Book Review: I have no secrets by Penny Joelson

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Book Review: The Midnight Dance by Nikki Katz

Genre: Historical Fiction/ YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: Seventeen-year-old Penny is a lead dancer at the Grande Teatro, a finishing school where she and eleven other young women are training to become the finest ballerinas in Italy. Tucked deep into the woods, the school is overseen by a mysterious and handsome young master who keeps the… Continue reading Book Review: The Midnight Dance by Nikki Katz

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Book Review: What it seems by Emily Bleeker

Genre: Thriller Rating: 5/5 Plot: Adopted by her controlling foster mother at the age of eight, twenty-year-old Tara has seen little of the outside world. Lonely, punished for the slightest offense, her only distraction comes from watching the Feely family’s online videos. They’re an affectionate vlogging quintet and an internet sensation. Most important, they are… Continue reading Book Review: What it seems by Emily Bleeker

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Book Review: The Lost child by DS Butler

Genre: Crime/Thriller Rating: 5/5 Plot: Two years ago, three-year-old Jenna vanished. Now Beth is about to find out who took her.She only turned her back for a moment but that was all it took.Two years ago, Beth Farrow turned her back on her three-year-old niece, Jenna, for just a few seconds. She disappeared without a… Continue reading Book Review: The Lost child by DS Butler