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There is a newcomer in town, Fergus Cole, and at least a dozen men owe their lives to him. He came from the Ottawa Valley...

You have probably heard of In Her Shoes, maybe seen the film with Toni Colette and Cameron Diaz. Or Certain Girls? Good in...

The perfect book for my stay in Boston; Lissa Warren’s The Good Luck Cat: How a Cat Saved a Family, and a Family Saved...

San Francisco – Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, flowers in your hair! Stopping off in San Francisco on my way to Boston,...

After six months it is time to leave Vancouver, leave Canada, and head east to Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and New York....

Today is World Book Day! It may seem there is something everyday – it is a fact actually – and it seems everything...

Where a book is set seems like a detail – at least until you read the first one set in a place familiar to you. Then...

After the book sold over two million copies in its first year, was on the New York Times Bestseller list for two months and...

“For good measure I told him I’d met just about everyone – Joyce, Wells, Bennett, Woolf, Huxley, Hemingway, Waugh....

The shop windows are lined with hearts and red ribbon, pink cupcakes in the bakeries and everyone seems to have advice...

Sarah is the vice president of Human Resources in a big consulting firm, wife, home-owner and mother of three and suddenly,...

How many social media accounts do you have? Two? Four? All of them? It is safe to say we all enjoy our Facebook, Twitter,...

I would love to start with a quote, one of the many, that shows why I read this book cover to cover. But the truth is, I...

Four years ago I read Still Alice, Lisa Genova’s first novel, self-published. You may recognise it because of the talks...

The quality of a book is often defined by its story. It seems like stating the obvious, but with the array of books and authors...

A cute puppy on the outside, a dramatic and breathtaking story on the inside. Even before it made it to the bookshops, this...

Welcome to 2015! We have lots to look forward to: new book releases (Housebroken, new Cardiff Bay Investigations, Katie Fforde’s...

369 pages, first published by Harper Collins June 2013 Tish Cohen is known in her adult and young adult novels to write around...

I came across The Dog Year in the Yale bookshop. I only looked at the back to see if it actually had anything to do with...

Lost Edens – A True Story, by Jamie Patterson 210 pages, paperback Published August 2011 by Beaver’s Pond Press A warning...

December is coming! This means Christmas concerts, decorations, stockings, cookie baking, mulled wine and hot chocolate;...

256 pages, published November 2008 When we  speak of fiction books, they are usually for entertainment. And entertainment...