And Now You’re Back by Jill Mansell

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour. Thank you to Headline for a digital review copy via NetGalley to read and review. Synopsis: One magical night in Venice, Didi fell in love. But it ended – and he left without even saying goodbye. Now, thirteen years… Continue reading And Now You’re Back by Jill Mansell

The Getaway by Isabelle Broom

Thank you to Hodder and Stoughton for a digital review copy of the latest book by one of my favourite authors to read and review. Here are my non-spoiler thoughts. Publication date is Thursday 10th June in the UK. One of my previous reviews can be found at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/06/02/book-review-for-hello-again-by-isabelle-broom/ Synopsis: Sometimes it takes losing everything… Continue reading The Getaway by Isabelle Broom

Where We Belong by Anstey Harris

To celebrate the recent paperback publication of one of my favourite reads of last year, I’m sharing my review again today. One summer.One house.One family learning to love again. Cate Morris and her son, Leo, are homeless, adrift. They’ve packed up the boxes from their London home, said goodbye to friends and colleagues, and now they are… Continue reading Where We Belong by Anstey Harris

A Summer at the Beach Hut by Veronica Henry

Today I’m sharing a review for the latest book by one of my favourite authors. I discovered Veronica Henry’s books when I first started reviewing books, and I have now read most of her books. This is the latest book in The Beach Hut series. Thank you to Orion Books for granting my NetGalley request… Continue reading A Summer at the Beach Hut by Veronica Henry

The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle by Matt Cain

Thank you to Rosie Margesson at Headline Books for this gorgeous proof copy of The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle by Matt Cain and a Crunchie bar. I’m pleased to be sharing my review today now the book has been published in the UK. Synopsis: IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO START YOUR LIFE’S BIG ADVENTURE… Continue reading The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle by Matt Cain

Under the Italian Sun by Sue Moorcroft

Thank you to Avon Books for a gifted digital copy of Under the Italian Sun to read and review. I have travelled virtually to Switzerland and Malta with Sue Moorcroft before, and I was excited to be heading to Italy this time. Synopsis: A warm, sun-baked terrace. The rustle of verdant green vines. The sun… Continue reading Under the Italian Sun by Sue Moorcroft

The Cancer Ladies Running Club by Josie Lloyd

I’m pleased to finally be able to share my thoughts about this book, after the publishing date was changed last year. Publisher comments: Sometimes we find friendship in the most unexpected of places… When Keira receives her breast cancer diagnosis she doesn’t want to have to tell her children or her husband Tom, and she… Continue reading The Cancer Ladies Running Club by Josie Lloyd

A Ration Book Daughter by Jean Fullerton

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to join the blog tour for the latest book in the Ration Book series by Jean Fullerton. I’m pleased to be sharing my thoughts about this book, the third I’ve read in the series. Thank you to Corvus and Atlantic Books for a digital… Continue reading A Ration Book Daughter by Jean Fullerton

Home by Penny Parkes

Thank you to Books and the City / Simon and Schuster UK for a digital proof copy of Home by Penny Parkes to read and review. This is the first book I’ve read by Penny Parkes. The book is due to be published in July 2021 Synopsis: A gripping and heartfelt story about overcoming the… Continue reading Home by Penny Parkes

The Girl from the Island by Lorna Cook

Thank you to Avon Books for a digital review copy of the third book by Lorna Cook via Netgalley. I have read and enjoyed The Forgotten Village and The Forbidden Promise (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/03/19/bookreview-the-forbidden-promise-by-lorna-cook/) . Synopsis: A world at war. One woman will risk everything. Another will uncover her story. 1940: When the island of Guernsey is invaded… Continue reading The Girl from the Island by Lorna Cook