RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… JUNE 2021

Discover the seven fantastic novels I read in June…

RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… MAY 2021

Hello bookish friends! Back to full reading strength during May with a selection of five reads. Some beautiful magical realism in Monique Roffey’s The Mermaid of Black Conch; historical fiction set in Poland from Kelly Rimmer, with more historical fiction, this time set in New York, from Francis Spufford; and some heart-breaking contemporary fiction fromContinue reading “RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… MAY 2021”

RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… APRIL 2021

Hello reading friends! Where did April go? Not much reading achieved this month as I was lucky enough to spend time with family, but still three excellent books to recommend. Also, please drop by on the 17th May when I’ll be enjoying an author Heart-to-Heart with Australian author, Kelly Rimmer, when she reveals the realContinue reading “RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… APRIL 2021”

RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… MARCH 2021

Hello reading friends! It’s that’s time again, when I share a round-up of last month’s reading. As days brighten, I tend to pull away from dark, gothic reads and return to some of my favourite contemporary fiction writers – David Nicholls, Kate Hewitt and Catherine Miller. Whilst Kiley Reid’s debut was one that kept croppingContinue reading “RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… MARCH 2021”

RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… FEBRUARY 2021

Hello reading friends! Spring has definitely sprung here in northern Scotland, as the days lengthen and the sun has reappeared. I was even lucky enough to spot a woodpecker scouting my garden. And given February is traditionally the month of romance, I’m pleased to share that all of this month’s reading have longing at theirContinue reading “RAE’S READING ROUND-UP FOR… FEBRUARY 2021”