THE SURROGATE by Louise Jensen ‘You know that feeling? When you want something so badly, you almost feel you’d kill for it?’ Be careful what you wish for… Kat and her husband Nick have tried everything to become parents, and are on the point of giving up. Then a...read more
Guilty is a deliciously gripping psychological thriller. Guilty begins with a prologue setting the scene and was from the off a book unlike any I have read in recent months. At first we are introduced to the Lawson family, consisting of Constance and her parents, her...read more
We're really enjoying reading Dinah Jefferies at Compelling reads so were thrilled to be asked again to take part in the Blog Tour for her latest novel Before The Rains. This time Dinah takes us on a journey to India - Eliza is an aspiring photographer, who is widowed...
Charlotte Butterfield Guest Blog The ideal hero… Creating the perfect man… isn’t this most women’s dream? You can design what he looks like (tall, dark and handsome), how funny he is (very), what he does for a living (tax inspectors need not apply), how romantic he is...
BLINK by KL Slater - What if the person you love most in the world was in terrible danger … because of you? Three years ago, Toni’s five-year-old daughter Evie disappeared after leaving school. The police have never been able to find her. There were no witnesses, no...
Glen Avich Glen Avich is a character in its own right in my books. So many people write in their reviews that they’re happy to be back ‘home’ in Glen Avich, and though it is not a real place, it’s inspired by my own village, Caravino, in Italy. Caravino is a tiny...read more
When I tell people the title of my book, more than once the response has been ‘so it’s a children’s’ book then?’ the assumption being that because it has a robot in it must be a book for kids. Boys, more specifically. The fact that it is a book for grown ups and not...read more
So it's here, World Book Night 🙂 I was thrilled to be picked this year to be one of the lucky people who was chosen to give away 18 exclusive World Book Night copies of Prime Suspect by Lynda La Plante. It has been an absolutely thrilling experience and I have...read more
We are utterly delighted to be able to bring to you an exclusive from Kathryn Taylor where she explains a bit more about Grace & Jonathan's development from book one: How did Grace and Jonathan develop from book 1 to book 2 and what was it like to write a...read more
As fans of our little blog will know we at Compelling Reads have loved Giovanna Fletcher's books and were jumping up & down with excitement at the release of Dream A Little Dream. So picture our joy at finding out Giovanna was having "An evening with..." event at...read more
On 20th May we were privledged to be one of a few bloggers invited to attend the launch party for Paige Toon's latest book The Sun In Her Eyes. Taking place at the wonderful Drink, Shop & Do's dome room with it's huge glitter ball, and...read more