Christmas, Francesca Hornak, Read in 2017, Uncategorized

#BookReview Seven Days Of Us by Francesca Hornak @PiatkusBooks

A warm, wry, sharply observed debut novel about what happens when a family is forced to spend a week together in quarantine over the holidays... It's Christmas, and for the first time in years the entire Birch family will be under one roof. Even Emma and Andrew's elder daughter--who is usually off saving the world--will… Continue reading #BookReview Seven Days Of Us by Francesca Hornak @PiatkusBooks

Christmas, Cover Reveal, Daisy James, Uncategorized

#CoverReveal – Christmas At The Dancing Duck by Daisy James @DaisyJamesBooks

I'm really excited to be taking part in the cover reveal for Daisy James' new book! Yes, I know it's only August, but I already know this is going on my Christmas Bookish Wishlist! I absolutely love this cover - what do you think? A wonderfully festive romantic read to curl up with this Christmas.… Continue reading #CoverReveal – Christmas At The Dancing Duck by Daisy James @DaisyJamesBooks

book news, Christmas, Random Rambling

Vicki 2011 Round Up: Reminiscing and Resolutions

Wow. I actually can not believe that I'm here doing this post already. Where the heck did 2011 go? It feels like I blinked and missed it. There was so much I was going to do personal wise that I never got round to (mainly decorating) and the cupboard under the stairs still needs cleaned out...this… Continue reading Vicki 2011 Round Up: Reminiscing and Resolutions

book news, Book Review, Christmas, top books 2011

Vicki’s Top Books of 2011

Well, this has been a fantastic year book wise and I've read some amazing books. Some of my favourites though have been surprises and ones I probably wouldn't have picked up a year or so ago and a mix of adult and YA novels. This isn't a top anything...I couldn't limit it to 3 or 5… Continue reading Vicki’s Top Books of 2011

Book Review, Christmas, Ian Beck, Young Adult

Book Review: The Haunting Of Charity Delafield by Ian Beck

A magical, enchanting tale, with stunning illustrations that will transport you into another world. Flame-haired Charity Delafield has grown up in a vast, isolated house - most of which she is forbidden to explore - with her fiercely strict father. With only her kindly nurse, Rose, and her cat Mr Tompkins for company, she knows very… Continue reading Book Review: The Haunting Of Charity Delafield by Ian Beck

Book Review, Christmas, Nicholas Allen, picture book

Picture Book Review: Jesus’ Christmas Party by Nicholas Allen

When I was in Infant school, a long long time ago (:D) it was the big kids who did the Nativity in their final year. I dreamed about the day I too reached the grand old age of six and would be up there on the stage shining in my white sheet sewn up by… Continue reading Picture Book Review: Jesus’ Christmas Party by Nicholas Allen

Adult, Christmas, Debut Author, Reviewed by Vicki, Scarlett Bailey

Book Review: The Night Before Christmas by Scarlett Bailey

All Lydia's ever wanted is a perfect Christmas... So when her oldest friends invite her to spend the holidays with them, it seems like a dream come true. She's been promised log fires, roasted chestnuts, her own weight in mince pies - all in a setting that looks like something out of a Christmas card. But her… Continue reading Book Review: The Night Before Christmas by Scarlett Bailey