BookDiva

12 Dec

Linda Hepworth Previews the Words by the Water Festival 2018

Article on BookChap On the 8th December I went to the theatre at Keswick for the launch of ...
08 Dec

Paul Burke’s Ten Alternative Christmas Crackers

Article on BookChap What’s your favourite Christmas book? Possibly A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (that must top ......
05 Dec

Gill Chedgey’s Ten Books I’d Like to Reread

Article on BookChap Following on from selecting the books from my TBR shelves, I looked around at all ......
03 Dec

The Wicked Cometh by Laura Carlin

Review on BookDiva I have a huge soft spot for big, Dickensian-style Victorian-set novels like Sarah Waters’ Fingersmith ......
28 Nov

Daniel Sevitt’s Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them

Article on BookChap In this latest instalment in our Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them series, Daniel ......
26 Nov

Book Week Scotland Launches New Virtual Festival!

Article on BookChap This year, Book Week Scotland will launch its first-ever Virtual Festival to run alongside the ......
22 Nov

Books Are My Bag Readers Awards 2017

Article on BookChap The winners of the Books Are My Bag Readers Awards for 2017 were announced last ...
21 Nov

Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn

Review on BookDiva This is an insightful and compelling read surrounding a family in Jamaica. The story focuses ......
21 Nov

Gill Chedgey’s Ten Dates With Kates

Article on BookChap I’m not sure when this started. I can’t even be sure who it started with. ...
19 Nov

Wide Awake Asleep by Louise Wise

Review on BookDiva First of all, I just want to say that I absolutely loved this amazing book. ...
11 Nov

Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal

Review on BookDiva This is a London-based eye-opener about the lives of Sikh women. This novel deals with ......
10 Nov

Gill Chedgey’s Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them

Article on BookChap In the latest instalment in our ‘Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them’ series, Gill ......
09 Nov

Author meets Reviewer: Maria Dueñas meets Berwyn Peet

Article on BookDiva After having read and reviewed (and highly enjoyed!) Maria Dueñas’ latest novel, A Vineyard in Andalusia, ......
09 Nov

A Vineyard in Andalusia by María Dueñas

Review on BookDiva A Vineyard in Andalusia is one of those books that you become completely immersed in ......
08 Nov

Christmas Angels by Nadine Dorries

Competition on BookDiva 1950s Liverpool. Christmas is the most harrowing time of year for the nurses of St ......
08 Nov

SECOND OPINION: The Woolgrower’s Companion by Joy Rhoades

Review on BookDiva This book is set towards the end of the Second World War in the Australian ...
06 Nov

Reading Group Guide: A Legacy of Spies by John le Carré

Article on BookChap In the first instalment in a regular new feature here on Nudge, Paul Burke offers ......
02 Nov

Heartaches and Christmas Cakes by Amy Miller

Review on BookDiva I have been known to be partial to a WW2 saga, but I don’t read ...
30 Oct

The Writers’ Retreat by Indu Balachandran

Review on BookDiva This story is narrated by Amby, who is fed up of working life in a ...
28 Oct

Invisible Women by Sarah Long

Review on BookDiva I loved this book, it really struck a cord. Being over the age of 50 ...
28 Oct

One Kind Man by Anna Jacobs

Review on BookDiva Lancashire in 1931 for many meant no jobs, poverty and hunger. The kind man of ...