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Top Ten Tuesday: Books with a number in the title (14 September 2021)

              Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by  That Artsy Reader Girl . This week's topic is books with a number in the title.
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The Sunday Post (12 Septeber 2021)

                  The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly of  Caffeinated Reviewer . It’s a chance to share news. A post to recap the past week on your blog and showcase books and things we have received. Share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.

Book Review: Behind the Veil, E J Dawson

Title: Behind the Veil Author: E J Dawson Published: 1st October 2021, Literary Wanderlust Pages: 252 Source: Book Sirens Format: Kindle Rating: 3/5 Can she keep the secrets of her past to rescue a girl tormented by a ghost? In 1920s Los Angeles, Letitia Hawing reads the veil between life and death. A scrying bowl allows her to experience the final moments of the deceased. She brings closure to grief-stricken ward widows and mourning families. For Letitia, it is a penance. She knows no peace. For Alasdair Driscoll, it may be the only way to save his niece, Finola, from her growing night terrors. But when Letitia sees a shadowy figure attached to the household, it rouses old fears of her unspeakable past in England. When a man comes to her about his missing daughter, the third girl to go missing in as many months, Letitia can't help him when she can't see who's taken them. As darkness haunts Letitia's vision, she may not be given a choice in helping the determin

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Guaranteed to Put a Smile on Your Face (7 September 2021)

            Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by  That Artsy Reader Girl . This week's topic is books guaranteed to put a smile on your face. A bot of a mixed bag this week with some romance, childrens and biographies included

Book Review: Orphans of the Storm, Celia Imrie

Title: Orphans of the Storm Author: Celia Imrie Published: 19th August 2021, Bloomsbury Pages: 416 Source: Netgalley Format: Kindle Rating: 3/5 Nice, France, 1911. After three years of marriage, young seamstress Marcela Caretto has finally had enough. Her husband, Michael, an ambitious tailor, has become cruel and controlling and she determines to get a divorce. But while awaiting the judges' decisions on the custody of their two small boys, Michael receives news that changes everything. Meanwhile fun-loving New York socialite Margaret Hays is touring Europe with some friends. Restless, she resolves to head home aboard the most celebrated steamer in the world - RMS Titanic. As the ship sets sail for America, carrying two infants bearing false names, the paths of Marcela, Michael and Margaret cross - and nothing will ever be the same again.  From the Sunday Times bestselling author, Celia Imrie, Orphans of the Storm dives into the waters of the past to unearth a sweeping, e

The Sunday Post (5 September 2021)

                The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly of  Caffeinated Reviewer . It’s a chance to share news. A post to recap the past week on your blog and showcase books and things we have received. Share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.

Book Beginnings on Friday, the Friday 56 and Book Blogger Hop (3 September 2021)

Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted every Friday by  Rose City Reader  where you share the first sentence (or couple of sentences) from your current read. The Friday 56 is also hosted every Friday by  Frida's Voice  where you share a sentence or two from page 56 or 56% into your current read.