#Bookvent #Day17 My Top Reads of 2018 @louisewriter

Day seventeen in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative #bookvent idea from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. There is a special beauty to this writing that captivates, entrances, and really makes you care about the characters. I think the reason the prose is so rich and rewarding isContinue reading “#Bookvent #Day17 My Top Reads of 2018 @louisewriter”

#Bookvent #Day16 Top Reads of 2018 @sofkazinovieff

Today it is day sixteen in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative idea of #bookvent from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. My choice for today’s top read is not a comfortable one. It is a  beautifully constructed, wholly engrossing, thought provoking, wholly uncomfortable read. This book is aContinue reading “#Bookvent #Day16 Top Reads of 2018 @sofkazinovieff”

#Bookvent #Day15 My Top Reads of 2018 @Backmanland

My grateful thanks to Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews, whose concept this is and who generously said I could use it. This is a book, which, together with its predecessor,  soars above the crowd; two novels that examine societal behaviour by tackling the big issues and putting them into small town life. IfContinue reading “#Bookvent #Day15 My Top Reads of 2018 @Backmanland”

#Bookvent Top Reads of 2018 #Day14 @SSCAV

Today it is day fourteen in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative idea of #bookvent from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. Today’s book choice is from an author whose series I was first introduced to by my sister, a woman with excellent taste, and I have really enjoyedContinue reading “#Bookvent Top Reads of 2018 #Day14 @SSCAV”

#Bookvent My Top Reads of 2018 #DAY 13 @LiamMcIlvanney

We’re just over halfway to Christmas, only 12 sleeps left now and today’s #bookvent post, showcasing my top reads of the year, is a real cracker. #Bookvent comes to you courtesy of the lovely Jen Lucas from Jen Med’s book reviews, whose brill idea #bookvent is. Today’s book stood out as soon as I beganContinue reading “#Bookvent My Top Reads of 2018 #DAY 13 @LiamMcIlvanney”

#Bookvent My Top Reads of 2018 #Day 12

Day twelve in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative #bookvent idea from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. As you may already have guessed, the book behind door number 12 is a red hot read. Do you know what it is? This was my first foray into this author’sContinue reading “#Bookvent My Top Reads of 2018 #Day 12”

The Chestnut Man by Søren Sveistrup trs by Caroline Waight @MJBooks @JennyPlatt90 #blogtour #TheChestnutMann

One blustery October morning in a quiet Copenhagen suburb, the police make a terrible discovery. A young woman is found brutally murdered with one ofher hands missing. Above her hangs a small doll made of chestnuts. Ambitious young detective Naia Thulin is assigned the case. Herpartner, Mark Hess, is a burned-out investigator who’s just beenContinue reading “The Chestnut Man by Søren Sveistrup trs by Caroline Waight @MJBooks @JennyPlatt90 #blogtour #TheChestnutMann”

#Bookvent Top Reads of 2018 #Day11

Today it is day eleven in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative idea of #bookvent from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. I hope you will like today’s choice and think about whether it fits with your idea of #booklove. Can you guess what’s behind door no 11? ThisContinue reading “#Bookvent Top Reads of 2018 #Day11”

#Bookvent #DAY10 of My Top Reads of 2018

Day ten in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative idea of #bookvent from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. Which novel is behind door no 10? My 10th choice is a book I happened across through a recommendation from another author, Thomas Enger. Enger said of this chap thatContinue reading “#Bookvent #DAY10 of My Top Reads of 2018”

#Bookvent Top Reads of 2018 #Day9

Day nine in my series showcasing my top reads of 2018, following the innovative idea of #bookvent from Jen Lucas of Jen Med’s Book Reviews. My 9th choice is from a writer whose books are consistently intelligent and have depth of character and really powerful, immersive, writing. Which book is behind Door No 9? ThisContinue reading “#Bookvent Top Reads of 2018 #Day9”

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