Little Liar by Lisa Ballantyne

“Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.” Eleanor Roosevelt I always like to set the tone for the review with...

The Taking of Annie Thorne by C.J. Tudor

“Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has struggled with in vain.” Carl Jung Joe Thorne receives an email. “I know what...

Love Punked – Nia Lucas

“And though she be but little, she is fierce.” - Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream As I’ve been blogging and Instagramming, I’ve received a few...

Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe

“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.” Ernest Hemingway Widely read in schools in Africa and beyond, over twenty...
Orphan Monster Spy

Orphan Monster Spy – Matt Killeen

“A woman is like a tea bag. It's only when she's in hot water that you realize how strong she is.” Eleanor Roosevelt Opening with a...

The One Memory of Flora Banks – Emily Barr

Take care of all your memories. For you cannot relive them - Bob Dylan What would you do if every 60 minutes or so, your...

A God In Ruins – Kate Atkinson

"It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop." - Confucius I've often thought that I have the attention...

The Girl You Left Behind – Jojo Moyes

"Chastity: I know you can be overwhelmed, and you can be underwhelmed, but can you ever just be whelmed? Bianca: I think you can...

Human Traces – Sebastian Faulks

"Every day, my daddy told me the same thing. 'Once a task is just begun, never leave it till it's done. Be the labour...

I Capture The Castle – Dodie Smith

"When I read a book, I put in all the imagination I can, so that it is almost like writing the book as well...

About Me

Sarah Smit
Live in Kent, London and Amsterdam, trying to read when on the move between the three and whenever else I can in between. Just love books.