I know I’m a day late (night duty plays havoc with dates) but yesterday was international day of Happiness. What a beautiful thing to celebrate. We all want to be happy, that’s the easy part. It’s figuring out what makes us happy that doesn’t always come as we would like. And of course it’s a … More International day of Happiness.
On the Calle De Cuchilleros, near Plaza Mayor in Madrid sits a little unknown secret. This secret is called Botin…and it’s only the oldest restaurant in the world. Founded in 1725 the building of Botin was once a shanty house which eventually become displaced to flats above it. It has simply been a restaurant ever … More Botin De Cuchilleros
As a book blogger, any free time I get is spent reading, researching and reviewing books. It is by far one of my favourite things to do. So, when your given books by your favourite authors before there even on the shelves it makes it all worthwhile. There are many books coming out in the … More February Reads and Publisher Treats
Thank you to Harlequin UK and Netgalley for my advanced copy of this book. The Blurb ( Courtesy of Amazon ) Browsing antiques shops in Wiltshire, Alison Bannister stumbles across a delicate old portrait – supposedly of Anne Boleyn. Except Alison knows better… The woman is Mary Seymour, the daughter of Katherine Parr who was … More The Phantom Tree by Nicola Cornick
This Christmas I got a very special present. A living breathing one. As many of you know it’s my first Crimbo with my lovely boyfriend Craig and on Wednesday night when I was feeling sorry for myself, dosed with the cold and nursing a sore finger as the result of a DIY project, he landed … More Merry Christmas From Jewellbooks
2017 is going to be the year of the book. I am already inundated with best seller predictions, new releases, debut novels and some new books from well-known novelists and authors. Here is a quick and short snippet into the world of books for the up and coming year. A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor … More The first books of 2017
One Folgate Street will change you! It will fix you as a person, make your relationship with you boyfriend better. It will give you back your independence and maybe even change you for the better… Or will it. This book published by Quercus and out in February 2017 has already been signed to academy award … More The Girl Before by J.P Delaney