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The Abortionist's Daughter
Megan gets a phone call to say her mother is dead having been found face down in their swimming pool. Diana was Director of the Center for Reproductiv ...more
May 20, 2013
May 07, 2013
Elizabeth Is Missing
Confused...yes that is how I found this book. It was well written and the story of Maud flips between present and past in each chapter, to which in so ...more
Apr 16, 2015
Apr 05, 2015
A little while since I read one by Anita and to start with I thought it was a bit slow but it picked up and I enjoyed it enough to finish. Not an over ...more
Apr 17, 2012
Mar 31, 2012
The Memory Stones
Not quite sure why I didn't give up on this one as it wasn't rivetting reading I have to say. However it was well written.

Nell left rural Ireland at 1
Apr 20, 2013
Mar 25, 2013
The Memory Keeper's Daughter
What a great read and well worth borrowing from my sister to read. I had heard a lot about this one and finally got around to reading it. A tender sub ...more
not set
Nov 13, 2011
Necklace: 13 Women, 1 Diamond Necklace and a Fabulous Idea
An uplifting book about friends brought together by a diamond necklace. They have little in common, but they agree to buy into 'The Necklace' organise ...more
Jan 12, 2012
Dec 30, 2011
Wow...what a great read. One of these books I should have read a long time ago. Prompted to read by it being on the TV. So glad I picked this up to re ...more
Feb 04, 2012
Jan 18, 2012
The Pact
As always a bit of a controversial subject matter, this time suicide. Emily and Chris have grown up together from day one and no each other inside out ...more
Oct 12, 2013
Sep 21, 2013
Before the Storm
Decided to start this one...and yes it will be another good read.
Nov 2014
Oct 02, 2013
Good Harbor
I have read 'The Red Tent' by this author and have always recommend it to people, so I was looking forward to this one, as it had also been recommende ...more
not set
Nov 15, 2011
Before I Go to Sleep
What a great read. Chrissy goes to sleep each night and wakes up every day with no memories of her past, her name or her identity. With the use of a j ...more
Nov 19, 2011
Nov 13, 2011
The Olive Season
This was as good as her first book 'The Olive Farm'. Once again whisking you away to the world of the meditteranean and olives and sunshine. Carol is ...more
not set
Nov 10, 2012
The Little Stranger
It has taken me a while to read this one but I got there in the end. I wasn't sure what to make of it to be honest..a bit disappointing I think.

I have
Nov 26, 2013
Nov 02, 2013
The Good Father
My third read by this author, but my least favourite so far. I didn't not enjoy it, but found this one didn't hold my interest the same and wasn't as ...more
Apr 18, 2014
Mar 12, 2013
The Language of Flowers
Amazing how you can read a book quickly when you are really enjoying it. I loved this read. A new author for me and I hope her next is as good.

Aug 24, 2015
Jun 09, 2015
Small Wars
Hal Treherne, wife Clara and their twin daughters are moved to Cyprus during the civil war in the 50's. It is a time of change for them both and with ...more
Jun 10, 2014
Sep 11, 2012
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
After a lot of recommendations and good reviews about this book I read it. Yes it was a good read and I did finish it quite quickly.

I'm not one for ov
Feb 10, 2013
Oct 07, 2012
The Postmistress
I wasn't sure what I expected from this book, but as the title suggested you thought it would be about 'The Postmistress' but it is more than that as ...more
May 07, 2013
Feb 26, 2013
Well that was a good, intriguing, bit of a page-turner of a read. I know I could/should have read this quicker, but got there in the end. I had read h ...more
Oct 30, 2012
Nov 27, 2011
The Christmas Wedding. James Patterson and Richard DiLallo
Quick read. Simple story line. Gaby is getting married again. Her husband died three years ago and since then she and her four children have drifted a ...more
Nov 22, 2014
Nov 17, 2014
Another enjoyable Rosie Thomas read. Two sisters, Connie a 'foundling' adopted by Jeanette's family. One man, Bill, who Connie falls in love with but ...more
May 31, 2015
Aug 20, 2012
The Shoemaker's Wife
Finished this one quite quickly and I really enjoyed it. Having read 'The Big Stone Gap' trilogy I thought I would be in for a good read and wasn't di ...more
Feb 09, 2014
Apr 16, 2012
Left Neglected
Having read 'Still Alice' I looked forward to reading another from this author. I wasn't disappointed but I preferred 'Still Alice'.

The title is very
Oct 20, 2013
Jan 02, 2013
The Vintage Teacup Club
This was a very chic lit read for me I'm afraid, but it was a nice enough read.

Three women, Jenny, Maggie and Alison all brought together by china tea
Jan 23, 2014
Feb 18, 2013
The Husband's Secret
As this book had mixed reviews I wasn't sure what to expect. On starting it I found there were a lot of characters to take on board and it was jumping ...more
Feb 16, 2015
Nov 26, 2013
The Cross-Country Quilters (Elm Creek Quilts, #3)
This is the third in the series of the Elm Creek quilters. I read the first 'The Quilter's Apprentice. Very enjoyable. The group of friends meet again ...more
Sep 2010
Nov 15, 2011
As a sporty minded person I enjoyed the Olympic theme to this book. It isn't really about sport as such but three like minded athletes trying to win t ...more
Jun 17, 2015
Jan 08, 2013
Turning Point. Bowering Sivers
Another easy read. I enjoyed this one. Simple storyline, Ruth of a certain age (40's) has had a heart attack. She lives at home with her mother and ha ...more
Jul 06, 2012
Jun 25, 2012
The Girl Who Couldn't Smile
Shane Dunphy writes about his experiences as a child protection officer. He is asked to go and help manage 'Little Scamps' crèche, who have children w ...more
Mar 05, 2015
Feb 19, 2015
Return to the Olive Farm. Carol Drinkwater
Another wonderful read from Carol. Full of the passion and love for her beloved 'Apassionata' and how perfect she wants it to be, like all of her othe ...more
Aug 15, 2013
Jul 06, 2013