Throwback Thursday Review: Peas & Queues

Throwback Thursday Review: Peas & Queues

Peas & Queues: The Minefield of Modern Manners by Sandi Toksvig.
My rating: 3 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 7 hrs 25 mins.

Although not particularly enlightening, Peas and Queues was sweet and entertaining. Ostensibly a book about contemporary etiquette, it is really a charming guide to moving poli…
Throwback Thursday Review: Fascinating Footnotes from History

Throwback Thursday Review: Fascinating Footnotes from History

Fascinating Footnotes from History by Giles Milton.
My rating: 3 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐
Duration 12 hrs 36 mins.

Fascinating Footnotes from History is an interesting collection of historical facts and anecdotes, but one which I felt rather let down by as I had expected the facts to be obscure tidbits that d…
Throwback Thursday Review: Best Foot Forward

Throwback Thursday Review: Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward by Adam Hills.
My rating: 4 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Audiobook Duration: 8 hrs 8 mins.

Though I was hoping for a little more about his personal life rather than just his journey into standup, Adam Hills' book, Best Foot Forward, was still funny, warm, engaging, and full of his tradema…
Review: The Freedman: Tales From a Revolution - North-Carolina

Review: The Freedman: Tales From a Revolution - North-Carolina

The Freedman: Tales From a Revolution - North-Carolina by Lars D.H. Hedbor.
My rating: 4 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 5 hrs 19 mins.

The Freedman by Lars D H Hedbor is the story of 'Jupiter' Calabar, a former slave who was cast out from the plantation he had worked since childhood. Separated fr…
Review: On Her High Horse

Review: On Her High Horse

On Her High Horse by Lucy Felthouse.
My rating: 3 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 1 hr 46 mins.
🔥Steamy content!🔥

On Her High Horse by Lucy Felthouse is an erotic short story which centres around handsome veterinarian Brett Coulson and haughty stable-owner Samantha Hanson-Bishop. The young vet has been w…
Review: Dreadful Company

Review: Dreadful Company

Dreadful Company by Vivian Shaw.
My rating: 4 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 11 hrs 22 mins.

Dreadful Company is the delightful sequel to Strange Practice, the first book in the Greta Helsing series by Vivian Shaw. Greta is a fairly ordinary doctor, but her patients are far more unusual. Treating London&…
Throwback Thursday Review: Wyrd Sisters

Throwback Thursday Review: Wyrd Sisters

Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett.
My rating: 5 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 14 hrs 44 mins.

Wyrd Sisters is the 6th book in Pratchett's extraordinary Discworld series, and the 2nd book of the Witches strand within it. The Witches' stories are one of my favourite Discworld subseries, and there&#…
Review: One Wicked Kiss

Review: One Wicked Kiss

One Wicked Kiss by Dawn Brower.
My rating: 2 of 5 stars ⭐⭐
Duration: 1 hr 20 mins.

One Wicked Kiss by Dawn Brower is a Regency romance which declares itself from the very first moments to be of my favourite kind, with its series subtitle 'Bluestockings Defying Rogues'. There's little I l…
Throwback Thursday Review: The Corinthian

Throwback Thursday Review: The Corinthian

The Corinthian by Georgette Heyer.
My rating: 4 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 8 hrs 21 mins.

Sir Richard Wyndham is is one of Regency London's most eligible bachelors, but the time has come for him to marry. On the cusp of making a proposal that will trap the handsome, dapper, Corinthian into a mar…
Throwback Thursday Review: Mr. Darcy's Reverie: A Sensual Pride and Prejudice Variation

Throwback Thursday Review: Mr. Darcy's Reverie: A Sensual Pride and Prejudice Variation

Mr. Darcy's Reverie: A Sensual Pride and Prejudice Variation by Emma Hawke.
My rating: 4 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 35 mins.
🔥Steamy content!🔥

Mr Darcy's Reverie is a sensual short story which ‘reinvents’ Jane Austen’s most famous leading man, and what he might have gotten up to in the priv…
Review: Living Lagom: A Swedish Guide to a Balanced Life

Review: Living Lagom: A Swedish Guide to a Balanced Life

Living Lagom: A Swedish Guide to a Balanced Life by Maya Thoresen.
My rating: 3 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 1 hr 27 mins.

Living Lagom is a comprehensive introductory guide to the Swedish principle of Lagom - the notion of having "just enough" to achieve a balanced, peaceful, fulfilling life.…
Review: Growth: Using Gardens To Change the Self And World

Review: Growth: Using Gardens To Change the Self And World

Growth: Using Gardens To Change the Self And World by Chirag Patel.
My rating: 3 of 5 stars ⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 2 hrs.
Growth is an audiobook which extolls the virtues of gardening to both individuals and organisations. Through a series of tips, tricks, and anecdotal reports, Chirag Patel leads the liste…
Review: Jackson's Justice

Review: Jackson's Justice

Jackson's Justice by Maddie Taylor. My rating: 4 of 5 stars  ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Duration: 14 hrs 46 mins.
🔥Steamy content!🔥

Jackson's Justice is the second audiobook of a trilogy that is part romance, part family saga, and part science fiction adventure - all set against the rugged, unyielding backdrop of …