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Book Review – The Push by Ashley Audrain #Thriller #Psychological #Dark #Gripping

Book Review – The Push by Ashley Audrain #Thriller #Psychological #Dark #Gripping “These are thoughts I never let leave my lips. These are thoughts most mothers don’t have.” 320 pages. Published January 5th 2021 Buy here (UK Affiliate link) Buy here (US Affiliate link)   Blurb A tense, page-turning psychological drama about the making and… Continue reading Book Review – The Push by Ashley Audrain #Thriller #Psychological #Dark #Gripping

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Petals on the Wind by Virginia Andrews Review Dollanganger Book #2

Buy here (UK Affiliate link) Buy here (US Affiliate link) They were such brave children to withstand such suffering. Such clever children to escape such terror! For Carrie, Chris and Cathy, the attic was a dark horror that would not leave their minds, even while they built bright, promising new lives. Of course mother had… Continue reading Petals on the Wind by Virginia Andrews Review Dollanganger Book #2

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Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart 2020 Booker Prize Winner

Buy here (UK Affiliate link) Buy here (US Affiliate link) Shuggie Bain is the unforgettable story of young Hugh “Shuggie” Bain, a sweet and lonely boy who spends his 1980s childhood in run-down public housing in Glasgow, Scotland. Thatcher’s policies have put husbands and sons out of work, and the city’s notorious drugs epidemic is waiting… Continue reading Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart 2020 Booker Prize Winner