Tangled Tides – Karen Amanda Hooper

Tangled Tides – Karen Amanda Hooper

Tangled Tides by Karen Amanda Hooper My rating: 4 of 5 stars On her eighteenth birthday, Treygan turns Yara into a mermaid against her will… and that’s just the beginning. Tangled up in an underwater world of mysterious merfolk and secretive selkies, Yara...
A writer’s retreat

A writer’s retreat

While I could mean a retreat from writing here (and sometimes that sounds like a good idea), I’m actually talking about a place to go to write, or paint, or read, or just be you for a while. Where is this absolute gem, you ask? I’ll tell you (because...
Anna and the French Kiss – Stephanie Perkins

Anna and the French Kiss – Stephanie Perkins

Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins My rating: 5 of 5 stars Anna is sent by her father to the School of America in France – away from her family and friends. As well as having to adjust to a new life and a foreign language, she meets St Clair, who,...