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2020-05-17

Harrow Lake by Kat Ellis – Book Review Harrow Lake Author – Kat Ellis Publisher – Penguin Pages – 320 Released – 9th July 2020 ISBN-13 – 978-0241397046 Format – ebook, paperback, audio Review by – Stacey Rating – 4 Stars I received a free copy of this book. This post contains affiliate links. Lola Nox is the daughter of a celebrated horror filmmaker – she thinks nothing can scare her. But when her father is brutally attacked in their New York apartment, she’s swiftly packed off to live with a grandmother she’s never met in Harrow Lake, the eerie town where her father’s most iconic horror movie was shot. The locals are weirdly obsessed with the film that put...

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2019-11-06

Chinglish by Sue Cheung – Book Review Chinglish Author – Sue Cheung Publisher – Andersen Press Pages – 384 Released – 5th September 2019 ISBN-13 – 978-1783448395 Format – ebook, paperback Review by – Stacey Rating – 5 Stars I received a free copy of this book. This post contains affiliate links.   It is difficult trying to talk in our family cos: a) Grandparents don t speak English at all b) Mum hardly speaks any English c) Me, Bonny and Simon hardly speak Chinese d) Dad speaks Chinese and good English but doesn’t like talking In other words, we all have to cobble together tiny bits of English and Chinese into a rubbish new language I call ‘Chinglish’. It...

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