Just Got Real by Jane Fallon

When happily divorced Joni is reluctantly talked into joining a dating app, she is surprised to quickly hit it off with Ant. Phone calls and texts soon evolve into a plan to meet up. Which is a problem, as Joni’s profile picture is of someone else. Joni daren’t confess her lie. Yet unable to stop… Continue reading Just Got Real by Jane Fallon

The Good Servant by Fern Britton

Marion Crawford, a bright, ambitious young teacher, is ready to make her mark on the world. Until a twist of fate changes the course of her life forever… 1936. Windsor Castle. At first this ordinary woman is in a new world, working as the governess to two young princesses, in a household she calls home… Continue reading The Good Servant by Fern Britton

Trouble in the Valleys by Francesca Capaldi

Thank you Hera Books for a digital copy of book 4 in the series by Francesca Capaldi to read and review. I’m sharing a mini review today. To read my review for book 3, please visit https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2022/01/23/hope-in-the-valleys-by-francesca-capaldi/ Synopsis: Can Polly finally escape her haunting past? Spring 1919: WW1 might be over, but the inhabitants of… Continue reading Trouble in the Valleys by Francesca Capaldi

Thea and Denise by Caroline Bond

Thank you to Corvus Books and Readers First for a copy of Thea and Denise by Caroline Bond to read and review. I’m sharing a mini review today. Synopsis: ‘Oh, you’re not crazy, Denise. I think this is probably the sanest you’ve ever been…’ Two women. An open road. The trip of a lifetime. Thea is… Continue reading Thea and Denise by Caroline Bond

The Blackbird by Tim Weaver

Thank you to Jennifer Harlow and Mubarak Elmubarak of Michael Joseph Books for an invitation to join the blog tour and a proof copy to review. I’m sharing a non spoiler review today. Synopsis: David Raker is back with another heart-pounding and tense missing persons case. Ten seconds before the crash, Cate and Aiden Gascoigne… Continue reading The Blackbird by Tim Weaver

The Cornish Cream Tea Holiday by Cressida McLaughlin

Thank you to Harper Collins, Random Things Tours and Cressida McLaughlin for the opportunity to read and review the latest book in the Cornish Cream Tea series for the blog tour. My last review for the series can be found at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2021/11/25/christmas-carols-and-a-cornish-cream-tea-by-cressida-mclaughlin/ Synopsis: It’s going to be an unforgettable Cornish summer… Thea Rushwood was looking… Continue reading The Cornish Cream Tea Holiday by Cressida McLaughlin

Hearts on Fire by Jenny Lynch

Thank you Anne of Random Things Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour for this published by Dragonfly Publishing novella. Synopsis: My thoughts: For a short novella, this story is full of drama, dancing and firefighters. Young Erin finds herself at a hen do that is also raising money for the local hospital… Continue reading Hearts on Fire by Jenny Lynch

Thrown by Sara Cox

Thank you to Hodder and Stoughton for the opportunity to read a digital review copy of the debut fiction novel by Sara Cox. I’m sharing a mini review today. Synopsis: Becky: a single mum who prides herself on her independence. She knows from painful experience that men are trouble.Louise: a loving husband, gorgeous kids. She ought to… Continue reading Thrown by Sara Cox

Should I Tell You? by Jill Mansell

Thank you Headline Review for a beautiful proof copy of the book to read and review at the start of the year. To celebrate the recent paperback publication, I’m sharing my review again. Synopsis: Amber, Lachlan and Raffaele met as teenagers in the Cornish seaside home of kind-hearted foster parents. Years on, the bond between… Continue reading Should I Tell You? by Jill Mansell

The Heights by Louise Candlish

Thank you to Jess Barratt at Books and The City / Simon and Schuster UK for a proof copy to read and review. I enjoyed reading The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish last year (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/06/23/the-other-passenger-by-louise-candlish/ ). The Heights is now available in paperback and I’m sharing my review again to explain… Continue reading The Heights by Louise Candlish