Bookish News and Views

My Bookish Month – May 2021

Published this week – 6th June

Published this week – 30th May

Publication Day for No Going Back by Robert Crouch

Published this week – 23rd May

Publication Day for The Chemical Reaction by Fiona Erskine @erskine_fiona

Published this week – 16th May

Publication Day for A Donkey on the Catwalk by Marjory McGinn

My pick of May’s Kindle deals

Published this week – my fiction picks to 9th May

My Bookish Month – April 2021

Published this week – my fiction picks to 25th April.

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals – April 2021

Published this week – my fiction picks to – 11th April

My Bookish Month – March 2021

Published this week – my fiction picks to 4th April

Published this week – my fiction picks to 28th March.

Paperback Publication Day for The Unwanted Dead by Chris Lloyd

Published this week – my fiction picks to 21st March

Publication Day for All You Need is Love by Jessica Redland

Published this week – my fiction picks to 14th March.

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals – March 2021

Publication Day for Die in the Dark by Dave Sivers

Published this week – my fiction picks to 7th March.

My Bookish Month – February 2021

Published this week – my fiction picks to 28th February

Publication Day for The Heart Stone by Judith Barrow @judithbarrow77

Published this week – my fiction picks to 21st February, 2021

Not Having it All by @Jennie_Ensor – Relaunch and Giveaway #Revamp #Coverreveal #Giveaway

Published this week – my fiction picks to 14th February, 2021

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals – February 2021

Published this week – my fiction picks to 7th February, 2021

My Bookish Month – January 2021

Published this week – my fiction picks to 31st January, 2021

Publication Day for The Family by Owen Mullen @OwenMullen6

Published this week  –  my fiction picks to 24th January, 2021

Publication Day for The Stranger Times by C.K. McDonnell @Caimh

Publication Day for Along the Endless River by Rose Alexander @RoseA_writer

Published this week – my fiction picks to 17th January, 2021

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals  – January 2021

Publication Day for Better Luck next Time by Julia Claiborne Johnson @JuliaClaiborneJ @SharynRosenblum

Published this week – my fiction picks to 10th Jan 2021

Five on Friday with … a twist. My top Five reads of 2020.

My Bookish Month  – December 2020

Coming this week – my pick of fiction titles published up to 3rd Jan 2021

It’s beginning to look a lot like … my Christmas book fest

Forthcoming fiction – my pick of the titles published up to 27th December.

Publication Day shout out for The Sapphire Child by Janet MacLeod Trotter @MacLeodTrotter

Publication Day shout out for Mystery at the Old Mill by Clare Chase @ClareChase_

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 13th December

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals, December 2020.

My Bookish Month – November 2020

Publication Day shout out for The Running Wolf by Helen Steadman @hsteadman1650 @ImpressBooks1

Publication Day shout out for The Villa of Dreams by Lucy Coleman @LucyColemanauth

Publication Day shout out for The Forgotten Orphan by Glynis Peters @_GlynisPeters_ @0neMoreChapter_

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 6th December

The Girl in the Missing Poster by Barbara Copperthwaite #CoverReveal and Pre-order details @BCopperthwait

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 29th November 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 22nd November 2020

Fabulous Festive Reads, 2020 

Publication Day shout out for The House in the Hollow by Allie Cresswell

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 15th November 2020

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals, November – including Christmas titles.

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 8th November 2020

My Bookish Month – October, 2020

Indie Publisher of the Month for October 2020 – Legend Press_

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 1st November 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 25th October

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 18th October 2020

Reading Party @william1shaw @partyreading @bertsbooks

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 11th October 2020

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals – October 2020

My Bookish Month – September 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 4th October 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 27th September 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 27th September 2020

Publication Day Shout out for The Unwanted Dead by Chris Lloyd @chrislloydbcn

Publication Day shout out for No Love Lost by Robert Crouch #KentFisherMysteries @robertcrouchuk

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 20th September 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 13th September 2020

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals – Sept 2020

Publication Day shout out for Christmas at Lock Keepers Cottage by Lucy Coleman @LucyColemanauth

Publication Day shout out for Island of Fear by Misha Herwin

My Bookish Month – August 2020 #BooksBooksBooks

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 6th September 2020

V for Victory by Lissa Evans @LissaKEvans @DoubledayUK #Review #PublicationDay

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 30th August 2020.

The Lost Blackbird by Liza Perrat @LizaPerrat #Australia

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 23rd August 2020.

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 16th August 2020.

Publication Day shout out for Listed Dead by Jan Edwards @Jancoledwards

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 9th August 2020.

My pick of this month’s Kindle deals (August 2020)

My Bookish July 2020

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 2nd August 2020.

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 26th July.

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 19th July.

Publication Day shout out for The Syndicate by GJ Minett @GJMinett @eturns_112

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 12th July.

My pick of July 2020’s Kindle deals – Part 2

My pick of July 2020’s Kindle deals – Part 1

My bookish June 2020 #BooksBooksBooks

Coming this week – my pick of the new fiction titles to 5th July.

Publication Day spotlight on Publication Guaranteed (well, almost) by Esther Chiltern @esthernewton201

Coming this week(ish) – my pick of the new fiction titles (to 30th June)

Mystery at Seagrave Hall by Clare Chase – a publication day shout out. @ClareChase_

Publication Day shout out for Confessions by Caro Land @CazEngland

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Shortlist 2020 @HarrogateFest #TheakstonAward #TheakstonsCrime #CrimeFiction

The Windrush Scandal and ‘The Unwanted’ with an associated reading list. #BlackLivesMatter

My pick of June 2020’s Kindle deals

Mini Reviews – Alice Teale is Missing/ The Confession/ The Quaker/ Bay of Secrets.

In Ink by Dave Sivers : a guest post ahead of publication @DaveSivers #NewPublication #CrimeFiction

Publication Day for Carrion by Graeme Cumming @GraemeCumming63

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Longlist 2020 @HarrogateFest #TheakstonAward #TheakstonsCrime #CrimeFiction

My pick of May 2020’s Kindle deals

Publication Day for To Catch a Witch by Sharon Booth @Sharon_Booth1 #WitchesofCastleClair

Coming soon … Afraid of the Light @NolanDom @Samaritans #AfraidOfTheLight

Thrills, spills and sexual chemistry – the explosive world of Dr Jaq Silver @erskine_fiona @OneworldNews #TheChemicalReaction #TheChemicalDetective

A cryptic, chemical, captivating crossword (with prizes) from @erskine_fiona #TheChemicalReaction

Publication Day for Toxic Triangles by Alison Lingwood 

My pick of April’s (2020) monthly Kindle deals

Publication Day for Summer in Provence by Lucy Coleman @LucyColemanauth

My Bookish March 2020

Publication day for Borrowed Time by David Mark @davidmarkwriter

Publication Day for Roots of Corruption by Laura Laakso @LLaaksoWriter @LouiseWalters12

Publication day for The Memory by Judith Barrow @judithbarrow77 @honno

My pick of March’s (2020) monthly Kindle deals

My Bookish February 2020 including @lucyfoleytweets @HeidiPerksBooks @CazEngland

My pick of February 2020’s monthly Kindle deals

My bookish January 2020 including @william1shaw @SpainJoanne

My pick of January 2020’s Monthly Kindle deals

The Book Trust Christmas Appeal 2019 @Booktrust

My Bookish November 2019: a birthday, awards and books!

My pick of December 2019’s monthly Kindle deals

My pick of November 2019’s monthly Kindle deals

The National Centre for Writing launches two new awards for early career writers @WritersCentre @RiotComms

My Bookish October 2019 @GinaGeeJay @jaxbees @SherylBrowne @karenlindakelly #BookHaul

My Pick of October 2019’s Monthly Kindle Deals

My Pick of September 2019’s Monthly Kindle Deals

My Pick of August 2019’s Monthly Kindle Deals

Bowing to the inevitable and standing back, but not standing down.

My pick of July 2019’s Kindle Monthly deals

My Northwich Lit Fest 2019 – Part 2. @NorthwichLtfest @Williams13Anne @ThorneMoore ‏@judithbarrow77 ‏@annesebba

My Northwich Lit Fest 2019 – Part 1. @NorthwichLtfest @ScorpioScribble @CazEngland

The Annual Bloggers Bash Awards 2019 voting is open.

To blog or not to blog …?

Review of the Year 2018.

My Theakston Old Peculier Writing Festival, Harrogate 19-22 July 2018 @TheakstonsCrime

On Being Yourself

Privilege vs Entitlement

2018 Annual Bloggers Bash Awards

My Best Books of 2017

My Harrogate Theakstons Crime Festival 20-23 July 2017 @TheakstonsCrime

Blog Tours – my thoughts and observations.

Standing Back not Stepping Down

Rapid Fire Book Tag

Blogger Recognition Award

Goodbye 2016 Hello 2017

Booktag : Goodreads

My First Blogiversary

Ebooks and pricing

Book Tag: Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag

Urmston Bookshop -Dream Come True – reblogged

Nominations for Bloggers Bash – reblogged

What is Contemporary Fiction? – reblogged

Feed an Author – Leave a Review – reblogged

David Bowie and my Golden Years