The Hidden Letters by Lorna Cook

As the storm clouds of war gather, Cordelia seeks refuge in the grounds of her family estate. Handsome landscaper Isaac has recently arrived to tend to the gardens, and the connection between him and Cordelia is as immediate as it is forbidden. Isaac begins to secretly teach her how to cultivate the gardens, so when he and all the… Continue reading The Hidden Letters by Lorna Cook

A Winter Wedding at Bletchley Park by Molly Green

The second inspiring novel in the heartwarming and hopeful Bletchley Park Girls series from the queen of saga, Molly Green… When Rosie Frost was jilted on her wedding day, she didn’t think life could get any worse. But six years later in the throes of the Second World War, she is unceremoniously dismissed from her… Continue reading A Winter Wedding at Bletchley Park by Molly Green

Summer Secrets at Bletchley Park

September 1939. London is in blackout, war has been declared, but Dulcie Treadwell can think only of American broadcaster, Glenn Reeves, who didn’t say goodbye before leaving for Berlin. Heartbroken, Dulcie is posted to Bletchley Park, where she must concentrate instead on cracking the German Enigma codes. The hours are long and the conditions tough,… Continue reading Summer Secrets at Bletchley Park

The Arctic Curry Club by Dani Redd

Thank you to Avon Books for my gifts including a proof copy of The Arctic Curry Club by Dani Redd. I’m sharing a mini review today. Synopsis: Soon after upending her life to accompany her boyfriend Ryan to the Arctic, Maya realises it’s not all Northern Lights and husky sleigh rides. Instead, she’s facing sub-zero temperatures, 24-hour… Continue reading The Arctic Curry Club by Dani Redd

Under The Mistletoe by Sue Moorcroft

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources and Avon Books for the invitation to join the blog tour and a digital proof copy via NetGalley to review. I’ve read and reviewed a number of Sue’s books and I enjoyed returning to Middledip. The book was published on the 28th October. Synopsis: Christmas. A time… Continue reading Under The Mistletoe by Sue Moorcroft

The Collector’s Daughter by Gill Paul

I’m sharing two historical fiction reviews today for two excellent books on blog tours arranged by the lovely Anne Cater of Random Things Tours. This second book is The Collector’s Daughter, the second book I’ve read by Gill Paul, after enjoying reading The Second Marriage last year (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/09/21/the-second-marriage-by-gill-paul/). Thank you to… Continue reading The Collector’s Daughter by Gill Paul

The Promise of Summer by Bella Osborne

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources and Avon Books UK for the opportunity to read and review a digital review copy of The Promise of Summer, which was published on 22nd July. This book was also published in 4 ebook novellas over the past few weeks. I’ve enjoyed reading books by Bella Osborne… Continue reading The Promise of Summer by Bella Osborne

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 Promise of Summer by Bella Osborne

I’m pleased to be joining the Rachel’s Random Resources and Avon Books cover reveal for The Promise of Summer by Bella Osborne. Synopsis: Ruby’s life is about to change for ever… After years of dating losers, cheats and one guy who did something unrepeatable to her kettle, Ruby has all but given up on romance. But… Continue reading The Promise of Summer by Bella Osborne

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