Death at the Gates by Katie Gayle (Epiphany Bloom 3)

Thank you to Sarah Hardy and Bookouture for the invitation to join the blog tour for this book on publication day in the UK. I enjoyed reading the first two books in the series (see my reviews at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/12/04/the-kensington-kidnap-by-katie-gayle/ and https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2021/04/01/the-museum-murder-by-katie-gayle/ ) . Synopsis: Hurlingham House school is a high-achiever’s heaven, full of happy, hard-working… Continue reading Death at the Gates by Katie Gayle (Epiphany Bloom 3)

The Rainbow by Carly Schabowski

Thank you to Sarah Hardy for the invitation to join the Bookouture blog tour for this book and thank you Bookouture for a digital copy via NetGalley to read and review. This is the third book I’ve read, enjoyed and reviewed by Carly Schabowski over the past year (please see my other reviews at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/07/07/the-ringmasters-daughter-by-carly-schabowski/… Continue reading The Rainbow by Carly Schabowski

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

The Little Barn of Dreams by Lucy Knott

Thank you to Aria Books for a digital review copy via NetGalley. I’m sharing a mini review today of this lovely book published recently. Synopsis: Can two dreamers find love in the real world? When quirky bookworm Florence Danver loses her job, she knows it’s time to make some serious changes. Nanna Margot encourages Flo… Continue reading The Little Barn of Dreams by Lucy Knott

The Art of Loving You by by Amelia Henley

Thanks to Sian and the HQ PR Team for the invitation to join the blog tour and for a digital review copy to read and review. Synopsis: They were so in love . . . And then life changed forever . . . Will they find happiness again? Libby and Jack are the happiest they’ve ever been. Thanks… Continue reading The Art of Loving You by by Amelia Henley

The Beginner’s Guide to Loneliness by Laura Bambrey

I’m thrilled to share my review again for the debut novel by Laura Bambrey today to celebrate paperback publication day. Thank you to Simon and Schuster UK for granting my wish last year on NetGalley to read and review – my thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. Synopsis: Tori Williamson is… Continue reading The Beginner’s Guide to Loneliness by Laura Bambrey

Home by Penny Parkes

Thank you to SJV at Books and the City / Simon and Schuster UK for a beautiful hardback copy of Home by Penny Parkes to read and review. This is the first book I’ve read by Penny Parkes but I have now added more of her books to my book trolley to read during the… Continue reading Home by Penny Parkes

Elle’s A to Z of Love by Claire Huston

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to join this blog tour. I read and enjoyed Claire’s debut novel last year (see review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/09/17/art-and-soul-by-claire-huston/) and was keen to read her second book. Synopsis: Haileybrook, a beautiful village in the peaceful Cotswolds countryside, is most people’s idea of heaven on earth.  … Continue reading Elle’s A to Z of Love by Claire Huston

Pug Actually by Matt Dunn

Thank you to HQ Stories for sending me a pre-approved link to NetGalley for this quirky book, I’m sharing a mini review today. Synopsis: When your dog plays Cupid…what could possibly go wrong? Loyal rescue pug Doug wants his adoring owner Julie to find unconditional love and happiness – and he knows she won’t find either in the arms… Continue reading Pug Actually by Matt Dunn

The Shut Away Sisters by Suzanne Goldring

Thank you to Sarah Hardy for the invitation to join the blog tour and to Bookouture for the digital review copy. Last year I read and enjoyed The Girl Without a Name by Suzanne Goldring (see review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/11/05/the-girl-without-a-name-by-suzanne-goldring/) Synopsis: Two ordinary sisters. A long and brutal war. A heroic sacrifice…London, 1915. As German bombs… Continue reading The Shut Away Sisters by Suzanne Goldring