What Are You Reading Wednesday: The Guest Edition!

Hey guys!

Thought I’d mix up What Are You Reading Wednesday this week and get some input from bloggers all across the web! No matter what kind of book you’re in the mood for, they’ve got you covered. Read on for a brilliant selection of new reads to pick up!

Contemporary: How To Stop Time by Matt Haig

Ali (ScooterGirlie)

How To stop time by Matt Haig

I’m reading How To Stop Time by Matt Haig, and I’m really enjoying it. It was a Simon Mayo book club recommendation and I fancied something different from the thrillers I usually read 🙂

Ali blogs about travel, lifestyle and vintage scooters at https://diaryofadetour.com/vintage-scooters/ 

Follow her on Instagram @scootergirlie

 

Thriller: Kill the Father by Saldrone Dazieri

Jack (Dad Online)

I’m reading Kill the Father, an Italian thriller because it’s not a children’s book which is all I read most of the day to my daughter!

It’s by Sandrone Dazieri, and it’s pretty good. I’ve got into crime thrillers a lot since being a stay at home dad and this one is just the right sort of thriller. Compelling and slightly unbelievable.

Jack blogs about being a stay at home dad over at https://dadonline.blog. You can follow him on Instagram @sahd_adventures and Twitter @jacksgashton

Non-fiction: Everybody Works in Sales by Niraj Kapur

Asha (Yeah Lifestyle)

Everybody Works in Sales by Niraj KapurThis week, I am reading Everybody Works in Sales by Niraj Kapur.

The book shares valueable lessons and interview with experts on how you can better your career.  I love that it has quotes in point form and is full of facts and plenty of examples!

Asha blogs over at Yeah Lifestyle, a review and lifestyle blog covering Manchester, Cheshire and Staffordshire.  You can check her out on www.yeahlifestyle.com or on social media: Twitter: @yeahlifestyle / Facebook – @yeahlifestyle / Insta – @yeah.lifestyle)

Fiction: Touching Earth by Rani Manicka

Faith (Life Out There)

Touching Earth by Rani Manicka coverRight now, I’m reading Touching Earth by Rani Manicka for about the tenth time. It’s about a group of strangers who have all found an escape in the same place: The Spiders’ Den. It is a beautiful, horrible story taking place across several countries and the characters have a way of staying with you. I picked it up at a closing-down sale years ago.

Faith blogs about her adventures exploring abandoned buildings, travelling solo around the world, celebrating strong women and preparing to be the next Mad Max!  You can follow her on instagram at @lifeoutthereblog and check her out on www.lifeoutthere.co.uk.

Romance: My Map of You by Isabelle Broom

Emma (Emma’s Jots)

Cover of My Map of You by Isabelle BroomI love reading! I am currently reading My Map Of You by Isabelle Broom. I really like a book about love and new places that I can really imagine and this certainly is one of them!  I absolutely love it. The characters work really well, I particularly love the chemistry between Holly and Aiden right from the moment they meet  They make me laugh and are too cute!

Check Emma out over on www.emmasjots.co.uk!

 

Science Fiction: A Man of Shadows by Jeff Noon

Ruthy (Dare 2 Shine)

Cover of A Man of Shadows by Jeff NoonTotal bookworm here! I’m currently reading A Man of Shadows by Jeff Noon, which is a sci fi noir book about timelines and choices. Jeff Noon is one of my fave authors for his sci fi twists on reality.  A lot of his best work is from the 90s, and I love alternate takes on real life  I’m really enjoying A Man of Shadows – it’s a gritty detective romp with a hint of magic!

You can check Ruthy out over at http://d2shine.co.uk, where she blogs about health, disabilities, tech and costumes!l She’s also on Instagram @dare2shine!

Make sure you check these guys out after you’ve got their recommendations, as they’ve got a huge range of brilliant blogs!

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28 Comments

  1. April 25, 2018 / 9:16 pm

    so many recommendations, my tbr gets bigger and bigger 😂

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 25, 2018 / 9:29 pm

      Haha! That’s the only downside to getting such a range of fab recommendations! 😂

  2. April 25, 2018 / 9:57 pm

    All of these sound amazing, I will definitely be having a look at all of them!

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 25, 2018 / 10:27 pm

      Me too! Some of them I already had my eye on, but ones like Faith and Asha and yours are new to me! Definitely need to add them to my Goodreads to be read shelf!

  3. April 25, 2018 / 11:13 pm

    Oh what a fun twist!

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 26, 2018 / 5:37 am

      Thanks Marissa! 😘

  4. April 26, 2018 / 2:38 pm

    A Man of Shadows is one I really want to read! I’ve never read anything by that author before.

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 26, 2018 / 8:09 pm

      I haven’t either, but it sounds like it combines two of our favourite things! 😍

  5. April 26, 2018 / 8:27 pm

    I love the idea of seeing what everyone else is reading and creating a post about it! It’s a really great way to get a wide variety of recommendations. I recently just read How To Stop Time as well!! 🙂

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 26, 2018 / 8:35 pm

      Thanks so much Catherine! You’re welcome to get involved if you’d like! Just send over a little info like the above and I can feature you next time! ♥️ Ooh, I think loads of people are reading it at the mo! What did you think of it?!

      • April 30, 2018 / 2:03 pm

        Sorry, I didn’t see the notification to your response!!! That would be lovely, thank you ❤️ overall, I liked it. I felt like there were a few things that could have been improved, but I really liked the plot idea, it was so unique 🙂

        • rhiannacampbell
          Author
          April 30, 2018 / 5:54 pm

          No worries! Just let me know if you do ever want to get involved! You could message me on Instagram (@tsundokugirl 😊) Yeah, I agree! I felt like it was suddenly like BAM everything at once at the end, but I did enjoy it!

  6. April 26, 2018 / 8:39 pm

    This is such a fab series!! I love how you have other people sharing their recommendations its so lovely and refreshing! x

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 26, 2018 / 8:44 pm

      Aw, thank you so much!! You’re welcome to get involved if you ever want to! 😘 X

      • April 26, 2018 / 8:45 pm

        I would love to! I’ll have to let you know when i’m more than a page into my new book!! x

        • rhiannacampbell
          Author
          April 26, 2018 / 8:54 pm

          Haha!! Yeah sure, I do it every week 😘 x

  7. April 26, 2018 / 8:53 pm

    Ooh I love this idea for a series, so interesting! All of these books sound so good, really wish I had more time to sit down and read 😭

    Louise // http://www.lifewithlouise.con

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 26, 2018 / 8:55 pm

      Aw, thanks Louise!! I know, right?! Audio books are brill for reading on the go! Maybe you could try those! 😘 x

  8. April 26, 2018 / 8:56 pm

    Your photos are so pretty! I’ve seen the Matt Haig book around and I really want to start reading his books!

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 26, 2018 / 10:03 pm

      Thank you so much! I started with How To Stop Time and now I’m on The Last Family in England, which is told from the point of view of a dog! 😂

  9. April 26, 2018 / 10:46 pm

    My list of “to read” just gets bigger and bigger the more books I read about. I have a long flight coming up, so I am definitely looking for books to read on the plane.

    Great list! x

    Michelle
    dressingwithstyle-s.com

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 27, 2018 / 5:37 am

      I know your pain only too well!! Ooh, perfect for a long flight though! Hope you find a book you love to take with you! 😘 X

  10. April 28, 2018 / 6:28 pm

    Oooh I love how you’ve featured other bloggers, too! It’s so nice to have a range of books you can learn about and possibly pick up, especially from different people who prefer different genres!

    Beka | astrobeks.wordpress.com

    • rhiannacampbell
      Author
      April 28, 2018 / 7:43 pm

      Thanks Beka! You’re welcome to take part if you like! I do it every week 😄 yeah, exactly! Sometimes I don’t know where to start with other genres!

      • April 28, 2018 / 8:45 pm

        I might take you up on that after the next few weeks are over! I have a huge list of books I want to read this summer!

        • rhiannacampbell
          Author
          April 28, 2018 / 9:16 pm

          Nice! Yes, definitely let me know and I’ll schedule you in! 😄♥️

          • April 29, 2018 / 8:37 am

            Thank you! 💕

          • rhiannacampbell
            Author
            April 29, 2018 / 2:34 pm

            My pleasure! ♥️

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