Book Review: Close To Me by Amanda Reynolds

Format: Paperback, proof copy Link Goodreads | Amazon UK Blurb: She can’t remember the last year. Her husband wants to keep it that way. When Jo Harding falls down the stairs at home, she wakes up in hospital with partial amnesia-she’s lost a whole year of memories. A lot can happen in a year. Was Jo …

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BOOK BOOST: Hot Shade by Tamara Lush (& Giveaway!)

Hello everyone! I do hope you’re well on this lovely Saturday and have lots of nice plans for the weekend! I’m brining you a little promo today for a book that I’m currently touring with, Hot Shade by Tamara Lush. You can follow the tour more closely on my tour’s Twitter page here but keep …

Book Review: When He Fell by Kate Hewitt (& Giveaway)

Publisher: Carina Format: eBook, ARC from NetGalley Links: Goodreads | Amazon UK | Amazon US | Barnes & Noble Blurb: Josh and Ben are nine years old and best friends, until a single, careless act in the school playground destroys the lives of both families – and wrenches their small Manhattan school apart. As both mothers …

Movie Review: Her (2013)

What it’s about: A lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with his newly purchased operating system that’s designed to meet his every need. Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi Rating: 15 Starring: Jaoquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Pratt Director: Spike Jonze Review: Although this film is up for 2 Oscars, I haven’t really heard much …

Book Review: Shannon’s Law by Emma Calin & Author Interview

What it’s about: A sexy aristocrat. A wild child inner city cop. A crime wave of passion. Could she really mix with the British royal family? Can she risk her heart and career on yet another maverick mission? Can she get justice for an innocent boy? Dare a kid from the gutter dream of being …

Movie Review: The Iron Lady

What it’s about: An elderly Margaret Thatcher talks to the imagined presence of her recently deceased husband as she struggles to come to terms with his death while scenes from her past life, from girlhood to British prime minister, intervene. Genre: Biography, Drama Rating: 12A Director: Phyllidia Lloyd Starring: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Alexandra Roach, …

Movie Review: The Breakfast Club

What it’s about: Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought. Genre: Comedy, Drama Rating: 15 Director: John Hughes Starring: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Paul Gleason, …

Movie Review: The Social Network

What it’s about: Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking website that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business. Genre: Biography, Drama Rating: 12A Director: David Fincher Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, …