Tuesday, 30 December 2014

My Favourite Reads of 2014

Each year I rate the books I read out of five for writing and five for plot, then I add these scores together and come up with an overall score.

In 2014, I awarded eight stars or more to the following books:-

Truth or Dare? by Laura E James (8 stars)

Cauldstane by Linda Gillard (8 stars)

Gorgeous Reads for Christmas by Henriette Gyland, Liz Harris, LindaMitchelmore and Sue Moorcroft (8 stars)

A Hundred Pieces of Me by Lucy Dillon (10 stars)

The Return of Mrs Jones by Jessica Gilmore (8 stars)

Eden’s Garden by Juliet Greenwood (8 stars)

The Hypnotist’s Love Story by Liane Moriaty (9 stars)

Reading Upside Down by Jo Platt (8 stars)

We That Are Left by Juliet Greenwood (8 stars)

Soldiers’ Wives by Fiona Field (8 stars)

Heartstones by Kate Glanville (8 stars)

Mary and the Marquis by Janice Preston (8 stars)

Pieces of You by Ella Harper (8 stars)

Face the Wind and Fly by Jenny Harper (8 stars)
Outlander – Cross Stitch by Diana Gabaldon (9 stars)

The Wedding Proposal by Sue Moorcroft (9 stars)

Looking forward to a whole lot more reading (and writing) in 2015.

Please share your favourite reads of 2014 below and maybe I'll read them too.


  1. Thank you, Morton, for selecting CAULDSTANE. So pleased you enjoyed it. :-) Have a happy & creative 2015.

  2. What a wonderful list to be on and with such lovely people. Thank you so much, Morton. Wishing you a fab 2015 filled with friendship, books and writing :-)

    1. Hope your 2015 is happy and successful too. Mx