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

Midsummer Magic at Miss Moonshine’s Emporium

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources and the nine authors for the invitation to join the blog tour and a digital review copy to read. Synopsis: Are you ready to meet Miss Moonshine? Life may never be the same again… It’s summer in Haven Bridge and Miss Moonshine is getting ready for a… Continue reading Midsummer Magic at Miss Moonshine’s Emporium

A Ration Book Daughter by Jean Fullerton

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to join the blog tour for the latest book in the Ration Book series by Jean Fullerton. I’m pleased to be sharing my thoughts about this book, the third I’ve read in the series. Thank you to Corvus and Atlantic Books for a digital… Continue reading A Ration Book Daughter by Jean Fullerton

The Secret Notebook by Julia Wild

Today I’m joining in the Rachel’s Random Resources cover reveal for The Secret Notebook by Julia Wild. I’m looking forward to reading and reviewing this book later this year. Synopsis: When Izzie Dean’s beloved nan, Molly Blackshaw, passes away, Izzie returns to the Blackpool bungalow where she grew up, to say goodbye once and for… Continue reading The Secret Notebook by Julia Wild

The Village of Lost and Found by Alison Sherlock

Thank you to Rachel of Rachels Random Resources for the invitation to read and review the second book set in Cranbridge, after I enjoyed the first book, The Village Shop for Lonely Hearts last year (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/07/17/the-village-shop-for-lonely-hearts-by-alison-sherlock-blogtour/). Synopsis: Scandal hit party girl Lucy Conway needs to leave London fast, so she packs… Continue reading The Village of Lost and Found by Alison Sherlock

The Little Swiss Ski Chalet by Julie Caplin

Thanks to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to read and review the latest book by Julie Caplin. Thanks to One More Chapter for the digital review copy, my thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. Synopsis: It’s time to pack your bags and head to the breathtaking, snow-covered peaks… Continue reading The Little Swiss Ski Chalet by Julie Caplin

in pursuit of happiness by Freya Kennedy

Thank you To Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to join the Boldwood Books blog tour for this lovely book. I enjoyed reading The Hopes and Dreams of Libby Quinn during the summer (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/07/01/the-hopes-and-dreams-of-libby-quinn-by-freya-kennedy/) and was thrilled to be able to head back to Ivy Lane again. Synopsis: The… Continue reading in pursuit of happiness by Freya Kennedy

Scavenger Art by Lexi Rees

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to read and review this lovely new book for the one day book blitz today. Synopsis: Scavenger hunts are fun. Drawing is fun. Put them together for ★ SCAVENGER ART ★ This unique art-based activity book includes 52 scavenger hunts designed to ✓ encourage curious minds✓ spark creativity✓ practise mindfulness✓ develop… Continue reading Scavenger Art by Lexi Rees

Trials and Tribulations of a Pet Sitter by Laura Marchant

Today I’m pleased to be sharing an extract from Trials and Tribulations of a Pet Sitter as part of the blog blitz organised by Rachel’s Random Resources. Synopsis: Hilarious and heart warming true stories of a Pet Sitter. ​Laura takes us on her journey describing the immense joy that the animals have brought into her life. But it’s not all fun and games. With sometimes… Continue reading Trials and Tribulations of a Pet Sitter by Laura Marchant

The Purple Shadow by Christopher Bowden

Thank you to Christopher Bowden for a copy of the book, to prepare for the blog tour organised by Rachel of Rachels’s Random Resources. My thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. Synopsis: In the years before the war, Sylvie Charlot was a leading light in Paris fashion with many friends among… Continue reading The Purple Shadow by Christopher Bowden