The Birdcage by Eve Chase

Thank you to Gaby Young of Michael Joseph Books for a stunning proof copy of The Birdcage by Eve Chase. I enjoyed reading The Glass House by Eve in 2020 and you can read my review here https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/12/10/the-glass-house-by-eve-chase/ The Birdcage is published today (28 April) in hardback and ebook formats. I’m sharing a mini review… Continue reading The Birdcage by Eve Chase

The Cornish Captive by Nicola Pryce

Thanks to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to join the blog tour, and to Corvus Books (Atlantic Books) for a copy of the book to review. Synopsis: Cornwall, 1800. Imprisoned on false pretences, Madeleine Pelligrew, former mistress of Pendenning Hall, has spent the last 14 years shuttled between increasingly destitute and decrepit… Continue reading The Cornish Captive by Nicola Pryce

Should I Tell You? by Jill Mansell

Thank you to Anne Cater of Random Things Tours and Headline Review for the invitation to read and review a beautiful proof copy of the book for the blog tour. Synopsis: Amber, Lachlan and Raffaele met as teenagers in the Cornish seaside home of kind-hearted foster parents. Years on, the bond between them is unbreakable… Continue reading Should I Tell You? by Jill Mansell

The Visitors by Caroline Scott

Thank you to Simon and Schuster UK for a copy of The Visitors by Caroline Scott to read and review for the blog tour organised by Anne Cater of Random Things Tours. Regular readers of my book review may remember how much I loved reading The Photographer of the Lost (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/12/29/the-photographer-of-the-lost-by-caroline-scott/)… Continue reading The Visitors by Caroline Scott

Christmas Carols and a Cornish Cream Tea by Cressida McLaughlin

Happy publication day to Christmas Carols and a Cornish Cream Tea. I’m thrilled to be opening the Random Things Tours blog tour organised by the lovely Anne Cater for Cressida McLaughlin and Harper Collins. I have read and enjoyed the four previous books in the series, and was pleased to have the opportunity to read… Continue reading Christmas Carols and a Cornish Cream Tea by Cressida McLaughlin

The River Between Us by Liz Fenwick

Thank you to HQ stories for the invitation to read and review The River Between Us. Thank you to Liz Fenwick for my gorgeous proof copy and goodies, from a social media prize draw at Easter. The book was published yesterday in the UK. Synopsis: Following the breakdown of her marriage, Theo has bought a… Continue reading The River Between Us by Liz Fenwick

The Cornish Cream Tea Wedding by Cressida McLaughlin

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour and to Harper Collins for a copy of this gorgeous book to read and review. I discovered this series of books last year when I read and reviewed The Cornish Cream Tea Christmas (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/12/17/the-cornish-cream-tea-christmas-by-cressida-mclaughlin/). I… Continue reading The Cornish Cream Tea Wedding by Cressida McLaughlin

Christmas at the Cornish Confetti Agency by Daisy James

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invite to enjoy the tour. I enjoyed reading and reviewing Summertime at the Cornish Confetti Agency earlier this year. Thank you for a digital copy of the book, my thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. Synopsis: It’s Christmas at The Cornish… Continue reading Christmas at the Cornish Confetti Agency by Daisy James

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)