Monster Love, by Carol Topolski – 4.25/5
A Girl Like You, by Gemma Burgess – 4.25/5
The Wilding, by Maria McCann – 3.5/5
Past Imperfect, by Julian Fellowes – 4.5/5 Terrific surprise; was not sure I’d enjoy it at first, but found it very difficult to put down.
Cuban Heels, by Emily Barr – 4.75/5
The Lonely Tree, by Yael Politis – 4.5/5
Remix, by Lexi Revellian – 4/5
Dave Gorman’s Googlewhack Adventure, by Dave Gorman – 4.5/5 Hilarious – beware if reading this in public. You may get strange looks for constantly breaking into laughter!
Gone With The Wind, by Margaret Mitchell – 4/5 Brilliant sprawling story, but some of the attitudes towards slavery were somewhat disturbing.
Frozen, by Lindsay Ashford – 3.25/5
Bitter Sweets, by Roopa Farooki – 4.5/5
Lennox, by Craig Russell – 3.5/5
Freakonomics, by Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner – 4/5 Very interesting and thought provoking – even if you’re not into economics, I’d recommend giving this a try.
The Various Flavours of Coffee, by Anthony Capella – 4.25/5 Definitely recommended – but it will make you crave good coffee!
Small Island, by Andrea Levy – 4.5/5
The Girls, by Lori Lansens – 3.75/5
Singin’ In The Rain: The Making of an American Masterpiece, by Earl J. Hess and Pratibha A. Dabholkar – 5/5 A must-read for all fans of the film – this book is crammed full of facts, all presented in an engaging and readable style.
Unless, by Carol Shields – 3/5
The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall, by Anne Bronte – 5/5 Anne Bronte has never received the critical acclaim afforded to her sisters. A shame, because this is a truly fantastic book.
Call For The Dead, by John le Carre – 4/5 The first book in the George Smiley series – I thoroughly enjoyed this one.
Lost Light, by Michael Connelly – 3.5/5
A Midsummer Night’s Dream, by William Shakespeare – 4.5/5 Fab! I never thought I could enjoy reading Shakespeare, but I have definitely changed my mind now! The introductions in this book were marvellous, and definitely enhanced my enjoyment of reading the play.
Lady Blue Eyes, by Barbara Sinatra – 3.25/5