Review: The House of Hopes and Dreams by Trisha Ashley.

I have a complicated relationship with romance books. I both love them and hate them, and sometimes love to hate them (and hate to love them). I do love the optimism, the positivity, and the guaranteed happy ending of the romance genre, but I often find that the sole focus on love grates on me… Continue reading Review: The House of Hopes and Dreams by Trisha Ashley.


The Dressmaker of Dachau

There's nothing quite like starting a new year with a fantastic read and, for that reason, for my first post of the year it seemed appropriate to review this wonderful book. This little beauty has been sat on my bookshelves for quite some time and, when I came home for the holidays, I found myself… Continue reading The Dressmaker of Dachau


‘Things Half in Shadow’ by Alan Finn.

... Sèances, Spirits, and Serial Killers ... Edward Clark is a successful Journalist in Philadelphia in 1869 with an inheritance that keeps him comfortable and a beautiful fiancée to match. He also, however, has a terrible history and hidden identity that he will do anything to keep secret, even if that involves teaming up with… Continue reading ‘Things Half in Shadow’ by Alan Finn.