#BookReview Never Saw You Coming by Hayley Doyle

Publisher comments:- Some people go looking for love. Others crash right into it.  Zara Khoury believes in love – so much so that she flies from Dubai to Liverpool to be with a man she barely knows. It’s a risk, but she’s certain that uprooting her life for Nick is the new start she needs.… Continue reading #BookReview Never Saw You Coming by Hayley Doyle

#BlogTour #BookReview Home to the Hills by Dee Yates

Publisher comments: After the Second World War, Ellen and her daughter Netta make the journey from Germany back to Scotland. Nestled in the hills is the farm where Ellen grew up. She hasn’t been back in twenty-six years, after leaving her home to be with the only man she’s ever loved. She is still haunted… Continue reading #BlogTour #BookReview Home to the Hills by Dee Yates

#BookReview Away with the Penguins by Hazel Prior

Publisher comments: Veronica McCreedy lives in a mansion by the sea. She loves a nice cup of Darjeeling tea whilst watching a good wildlife documentary. And she’s never seen without her ruby-red lipstick. Although these days Veronica is rarely seen by anyone because, at 85, her days are spent mostly at home, alone. She can… Continue reading #BookReview Away with the Penguins by Hazel Prior

#Book review – Family for Beginners by Sarah Morgan

Publisher comments:- Who says you can’t choose your family?When Flora falls in love with Jack, suddenly she’s not only handling a very cranky teenager, but she’s also living in the shadow of Jack’s perfect, immortalised wife, Becca. Every summer, Becca and Jack would holiday with Becca’s oldest friends and Jack wants to continue the tradition,… Continue reading #Book review – Family for Beginners by Sarah Morgan

#BookReview A Conspiracy of Bones (Temperance Brennan 19) by Kathy Reichs

Publisher comments: #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs returns with a new riveting novel featuring her vastly popular character forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan, who must use all her tradecraft to discover the identity of a faceless corpse, its connection to a decade-old missing child case, and why the dead man had her cell phone number.… Continue reading #BookReview A Conspiracy of Bones (Temperance Brennan 19) by Kathy Reichs

The Recovery of Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel

Publisher comments:- Rose Gold Watts believed she was sick for eighteen years. She thought she needed the feeding tube, the surgeries, the wheelchair . . . Turns out her mum, Patty, is a really good liar. After five years in prison Patty Watts is finally free. All she wants is to put old grievances behind… Continue reading The Recovery of Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel

#BookReview Lucy’s Law by Marc Abraham

Publisher comments:- The true story of one little dog who helped bring an end to puppy farming in the UK. Lucy, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, was born into a Welsh puppy farm in 2008. She was repeatedly bred to produce litters of cute puppies, who were taken from her shortly after birth to be… Continue reading #BookReview Lucy’s Law by Marc Abraham

Saving Missy by Beth Morrey

Publisher comments:- Boy meets girl. Girl meets boy. Woman meets dog… The world has changed around Missy Carmichael. At seventy-nine, she’s estranged from her daughter, her son and only grandson live across the world in Australia, and her great love is gone. Missy spends her days with a sip of sherry, scrubbing the kitchen in… Continue reading Saving Missy by Beth Morrey

The Beekeeper of Aleppo

The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri is being published in paperback this week. Thank you to NetGalley and Zaffre for a digital review copy last year, my thoughts are my own. The publisher comments: Nuri is a beekeeper; his wife, Afra, an artist. They live a simple life, rich in family and friends, in… Continue reading The Beekeeper of Aleppo

An Almost Perfect Holiday by Lucy Diamond (Publication 6/2/2020)

An Almost Perfect Holiday by Lucy Diamond My rating: 5 of 5 stars The blurb: Summer is here, and down in Cornwall Lorna’s holiday cottages are fully booked. The sun loungers are lined up beside the swimming pool, the sky is blue and a new set of arrivals are on their way… Em’s planned the… Continue reading An Almost Perfect Holiday by Lucy Diamond (Publication 6/2/2020)