Summer at the Little French Cafe by Karen Clarke *Newly published*

Summer at the Little French Cafe by Karen Clarke My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you to NetGalley and Bookouture for a review copy for an honest review. My rating for this book is 4.5 stars. This is the first time I’ve read a book by Karen and I enjoyed meeting Elle, Dolly, Charlie,… Continue reading Summer at the Little French Cafe by Karen Clarke *Newly published*

The Things I Know by Amanda Prowse

The Things I Know by Amanda Prowse My rating: 5 of 5 stars A thought provoking and emotional book about a young woman starting to make changes to her life. I loved the evolution of Hitch / Thomasina and her relationships with her family and friends. View all my reviews

One Summer in Santorini by Sandy Barker *Release day*

One Summer in Santorini by Sandy Barker My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoyed this book, touring some Greek Islands I haven’t visited yet and remembering how wonderful Greek food can be. The book follows Sarah, on holiday from Sydney. Personally I didn’t warm to this character but I still enjoyed the story. A… Continue reading One Summer in Santorini by Sandy Barker *Release day*

Nettie’s Secret by Dilly Court

Nettie’s Secret by Dilly Court My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoyed this novel set in Victorian England, France and Spain. Nettie is a determined young lady who has to deal with a wide range of problems, inconsiderate acquaintances and lots of travelling. I haven’t read any other books by Dilly Court but I… Continue reading Nettie’s Secret by Dilly Court

The Newcomer by Fern Britton

5 star rating. This is the first book I’ve read by Fern Britton and I really enjoyed it. Great characters, a beachside village setting, mysteries, friendships, romance, sadness and humour all wrapped up in one book. I will be definitely be recommending this as a good summer holiday read to friends and family. Thank you… Continue reading The Newcomer by Fern Britton

The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri

The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri My rating: 5 of 5 stars Thank you to NetGalley and Zaffre for a digital review copy. This is a well written, thought provoking and heart breaking story. I confess that despite seeing images of the Syrian bombings and images of refugees travelling across Europe, I knew very… Continue reading The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri