#BookReview of #FreshWaterForFlowers by @valerieperrin_ (Translated by Hildegarde Serle) | @EuropaEdUK | @midaspr

‘A poignant bestselling novel full of French charm and memorable characters.‘– Fresh Water for Flowers [ About the Book ] Violette Toussaint is the caretaker at a cemetery in a small town in Bourgogne. Her daily life is lived to the rhythms of the hilarious and touching confidences of random visitors and her colleagues—three gravediggers,…

#Extract -Atlantic Wars: From the Fifteenth Century to the Age of Revolution by Geoffrey Plank shortlisted for the #WolfsonHistoryPrize | @WolfsonHistory | @midaspr

Atlantic Wars: From the Fifteenth Century to the Age of Revolution by Geoffrey Plank (Oxford University Press) is shortlisted for the Wolfson History Prize 2021. The shortlist for the Wolfson History Prize 2021, the UK’s most prestigious history writing prize, was announced April 21st. Celebrating the best historical non-fiction titles from the past year, six…

#BookReview of #Silenced by Sólveig Pálsdóttir | #BlogTour with @CorylusB

‘A sinister story of fear and isolation told with imaginative flair. Mesmerising.’ -Michael RidpathSILENCED [ About the Book ] As a police team is called in to investigate a woman’s suicide at the Hólmsheiði prison outside Reykjavík, to detective Guðgeir Fransson it looks like a tragic but straightforward case. It’s only afterwards that the pieces…

#BookReview of #ThePromise by Emma Heatherington (@emmalou13) | #BlogTour with @HCinIreland

‘Some bonds can never be broken’– The Promise [ About the Book ] One terrible moment changes everything for Irish teenagersKate and David. Brought together during the darkest of times, a spark of hope is ignitedbetween them – a handheld in the darkness, a promise whispered. Neither of them will everforget those moments. It’s another…

#BookReview of #BecauseOfYou by #DawnFrench | Celebrating Paperback Publication | #BlogTour w/ @MichaelJBooks

LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION AND A RICHARD & JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK– Because Of You [ About the Book ] Tick-tock, tick-tock, tick-tock . . . midnight. As the old millennium turns into the new, two very different women give birth to two very similar daughters. Hope leaves with a beautiful baby girl.Anna leaves…

#Extract from #TheRapunzelAct by Abi Silver @abisilver16 | #Blogtour with @midaspr | @amberachoudhary | @EyeAndLightning

‘Can you find justice…when the world is watching?‘– The Rapunzel Act The Rapunzel Act by Abi Silver, acclaimed author of the Burton & Lamb series, published April 15th with Lightning Books. It is the fourth book in this series and is described as ‘a fast-paced, thought-provoking courtroom drama, a gripping, legal thriller examining society’s thirst…

#BookReview of #TheImmortalsOfTehran by Ali Araghi | #BlogTour with @melvillehouse @ataraghi

‘A sweeping, multi-generational epic, this stunning debut heralds the arrival of a unique new literary voice.’– The Immortals of Tehran  [ About the Book ] As a child living in his family’s apple orchard, Ahmad Torkash-Vand treasures his great-great-great-great grandfather’s every mesmerizing word. On the day of his father’s death, Ahmad listens closely as the seemingly…