Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours and Harper Collins UK for the opportunity to read and review Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty for the blog tour. Synopsis: It’s the last place she wants to be. It’s the only place left to go Marianne left home when she was fifteen following a… Continue reading Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty

Eight Perfect Hours by Lia Louis

Thank you to Orion Books for a digital review copy via NetGalley. Dear Emmie Blue was one of my favourite books last year (see review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/07/31/dear-emmie-blue-by-lia-louis/ )and I was thrilled to have an early read of her latest book. This is already available in ebook format and will be published in paperback tomorrow. Synopsis:… Continue reading Eight Perfect Hours by Lia Louis

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

A Ration Book Childhood by Jean Fullerton

The publisher comments:- In the darkest days of the Blitz, family is more important than ever. With her family struggling amidst the nightly bombing raids in London’s East End, Ida Brogan is doing her very best to keep their spirits up. The Blitz has hit the Brogans hard, and rationing is more challenging than ever,… Continue reading A Ration Book Childhood by Jean Fullerton