Book Review: Great Expectations

4/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Youth’s comeuppance documented. But where’s benefactor? The Blurb: Written in 1861, Great Expectations is a favorite among many Dickens readers. In addition to its endearing hero, Pip - a blacksmith's bot, desperate to escape his humble background - the story is populated by a vivid cast of characters from the convict, Magwitch to … Continue reading Book Review: Great Expectations

Book review: The Mitford Murders by Jessica Fellowes

5/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ ❤️ Murder occurs. Red-herrings rife. Expertly Solved. The Blurb: Christmas 1919. Louisa Cannon dreams of escaping London, and most of all her dangerous uncle.Her salvation is a position within the Mitford household at Asthall Manor. There she becomes nursery maid, chaperone and confidante to the Mitford sisters, especially sixteen-year-old Nancy. But then a … Continue reading Book review: The Mitford Murders by Jessica Fellowes

Book Review: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

5/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Baby appears. Parents desperate. Consequences result. The Blurb: They break the rules and follow their hearts. What happens next will break yours. 1926. Tom Sherbourne is the young lighthouse keeper on a remote island off Western Australia. The only inhabitants of Janus Rock, he and his wife Isabel live a quiet life, cocooned from … Continue reading Book Review: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman