Review: ‘Scampy Doodle and the Reindeer’, by GJ Barnes

Release Date: 4th December 2017Genre: Picture BookPage Count: 24Publisher: Clink Street PublishingGoodreads Link: Link: Blurb Scampy Doodle is a happy go lucky black dog who has a strong nose for adventure. It’s Christmas Eve and Scampy Doodle is fast asleep when he is woken by a strange noise coming from the chimney. Discover what happens when he goes to investigateContinue reading “Review: ‘Scampy Doodle and the Reindeer’, by GJ Barnes”

Review: ‘The Other Miss Bates’, by Allie Cresswell

T Blurb Jane Bates has left Highbury to become the companion of the invalid widow Mrs Sealy in Brighton. Life in the new, fashionable seasideresort is exciting indeed. A wide circle of interesting acquaintance and a rich tapestry of new experiences – balls at the Assembly rooms, carriage rides and promenades on the Steyne –Continue reading “Review: ‘The Other Miss Bates’, by Allie Cresswell”

Blog Tour Calendar: ‘Scampy Doodle and the Reindeer’ by GJ Barnes

This tour started today, and yes, I’ve only just got around to posting the calendar. Sorry, it’s been a bad day for my mental health. However, this little book cheered me up, and is going to a very sweet child.

December Bonus Review #1: ‘Convicts in the Colonies’, by Lucy Williams

ISBN: 9781526718372 Published: 7th November 2018 Publisher: Pen & Sword Price: £15.99 Format: Hardback Blurb In the eighty years between 1787 and 1868 more than 160,000 men, women and children convicted of everything from picking pockets to murder were sentenced to be transported ‘beyond the seas’. These convicts were destined to serve out their sentences inContinue reading “December Bonus Review #1: ‘Convicts in the Colonies’, by Lucy Williams”

Review: ‘The Silent Dead’, by Graham Smith

Published By: Bookouture Publication Date: 30th November 2018 Format: Kindle Price: 99p Purchase Link Blurb He’d found an angel for his collection. But one angel at a time was never enough… Detective Beth Young has just joined the Cumbrian major crimes team when a body is found posed in a ritualistic manner – arms spreadContinue reading “Review: ‘The Silent Dead’, by Graham Smith”