‘… in life are free!’ Don’t tell me you didn’t just sing or think that too when you read the title! As one half of the original Great British Bake Off Mel & Sue duo, comic Mel Giedroyc’s debut novel is full of laughs and relatable occurrences in the Parker family, apart from they live [...]
THE PARTY CRASHER – SOPHIE KINSELLA
Of course, Sophie Kinsella has done it again! Her new novel for 2021 follows the stubborn Effie Talbot who is struggling to deal with her parents' divorce and new 'stepmum' stepping in to sell the house - putting her beloved Russian dolls at risk! Can Effie fulfill her quest? Well, maybe, but of course not everything is that smooth in a Kinsella novel...
T’WAS THE NIGHTSHIFT BEFORE CHRISTMAS – ADAM KAY
One of the authors I implore you to read before you die. Adam Kay's Christmas memoir of his days as a junior doctor as just as frightful, thrilling and witty as his debut novel. I LOVED THIS!
A FUNNY LIFE – MICHAEL MCINTYRE
EVERYTHING I KNOW ABOUT LOVE – DOLLY ALDERTON
THE ROAD TRIP – BETH O’LEARY
OUR STOP – LAURA JANE WILLIAMS
SHOPAHOLIC ABROAD – SOPHIE KINSELLA (SHOPAHOLIC 2)
LIZZIE READS … WEDDING NIGHT
#LizzieReads I’ve read a few Sophie Kinsella books and this is one of my favourites, alongside Shopaholic 1! Starting off in the UK, Lottie is convinced her long-term boyfriend Richard is going to propose. She is adamant he is the one. She even has an engagement ring for him to return the favour … needless to say, in typical Sophie Kinsella style, Lottie’s [...]
LIZZIE READS … CRAZY RICH ASIANS
#LizzieReads I remember wanting to read this having searched something like ‘wealthy genre books’ after watching Billions or McMafia. Fast forward to now and I have finally got round to reading it! And what a pleasant, unexpectedread it was! I listened to the audiobook too which I would highly rate! Set across Asia, mainly in Singapore, it follows the story [...]