TILT – 13 March 2014 (plus a giveaway!)

It's time for another edition of Things I Love Thursday!  This week, it's all about simple things and how they really do make a difference. Sunshine.  Honestly... after so many weeks of cloud, rain, gales, drizzle and bizarre storms, seeing the sun so much over the last week has made me positively happy.  It's really made … Continue reading TILT – 13 March 2014 (plus a giveaway!)


I have a special treat for you guys today... writer Emelle Gamble has stopped by on her blog tour for her newest book, Secret Sister, to share her very own acquisition story! Someone out there likes me… There is absolutely nothing better than getting a call, an email, a letter or a tweet telling an author … Continue reading SECRET SISTER Blog Tour

Book Review – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

The House We Grew Up In - Lisa Jewell Publisher: Published by Century, part of Cornerstone Publishing Release Date:  18 July, 2013 Rating: 4.75/5 Source:  Sent over by Random House Synopsis:  Meet the Bird family.   All four children have an idyllic childhood: a picture-book cottage in a country village, a warm, cosy kitchen filled with love and laughter, sun-drenched afternoons … Continue reading Book Review – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Caliente Winner

The lucky son-of-a-gun getting a signed copy of Chris Hilton's super-fabulous Caliente is Cliftononpayne! Pop me over an email and I'll get the book sent out to you ASAP.  Congrats! For those of you who didn't nab a copy, don't worry.  I've got more book giveaways lined up! If you’re interested in getting in touch, … Continue reading Caliente Winner

¡Muy Caliente! – Interview with Chris Hilton and special giveaway

I know I raved about Chris Hilton's Caliente back in February when I reviewed it here, but I can safely say it's one of my favourite books of 2013 so far.  When I approached Chris about doing an interview (which I fully expected him to say he was too busy for) I pretty much squealed so … Continue reading ¡Muy Caliente! – Interview with Chris Hilton and special giveaway

And the winner is…

Kate from For winter nights - A bookish blog! Kate, if you could email me over your details to the address below, I'll get your copy of Patrick Ness's The Knife of Never Letting Go sent out to you this week!  And to the rest of you who entered, thanks so much!  There will be … Continue reading And the winner is…

World Book Night Giveaway!

I'm pretty sure I might have mentioned at some stage that I've been selected as a giver for World Book Night next week (23 April).  If I haven't, well now you know and I'M SO EXCITED! What is World Book Night, you ask? World Book Night is a celebration of reading and books which sees … Continue reading World Book Night Giveaway!