The Slow Lane Walkers Club by Rosa Temple

Thank you to Laurie at Books in the City at Simon and Schuster UK for this bright and beautiful copy of The Slow Lane Walkers Club by Rosa Temple to read and review. I’m thrilled to be sharing my review on day one of the blog tour. Synopsis: A feel-good tale of unlikely friendship, community… Continue reading The Slow Lane Walkers Club by Rosa Temple

Anatomy of A Scandal by Sarah Vaughan

Thank you to Simon and Schuster and the Tandem Collective for a copy of Anatomy of a Scandal to read alongside other reviewers ahead of the upcoming start of the Netflix series later this week. I’m sharing a review today. Synopsis: A high-profile marriage thrust into the spotlight. A prosecutor who believes justice has been… Continue reading Anatomy of A Scandal by Sarah Vaughan

The Cornish Hideaway by Jennifer Bibby

Thanks to the lovely Books and the City team at Simon and Schuster for the opportunity to read and review this debut novel, published last month. I’m sharing a mini review today. Synopsis: All Freya has ever wanted to do is paint. So when she fails her Master’s Degree in Art, on the same day… Continue reading The Cornish Hideaway by Jennifer Bibby

Space Hopper by Helen Fisher

To celebrate the recent paperback publication of Space Hopper by Helen Fisher, I’m sharing my review from February 2021, from the hardback publication blog tour. Synopsis: They say those we love never truly leave us, and I’ve found that to be true. But not in the way you might expect. In fact, none of this… Continue reading Space Hopper by Helen Fisher

The Lost Chapter by Caroline Bishop

Thank you to Anne Cater of Random Things Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour, and to Simon and Schuster for a ebook proof to read and review. I enjoyed reading Caroline’s debut novel, The Other Daughter last year – you can read my review here https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2021/02/24/the-other-daughter-by-caroline-bishop/ Synopsis: 1957, France. Florence and Lilli… Continue reading The Lost Chapter by Caroline Bishop

The Language of Food by Annabel Abbs

Thank you to Anne Cater of Random Things Tours and Simon & Schuster UK for the invitation to read and review this historical fiction /food novel by a new author to me, Annabel Abbs. I’m pleased to be sharing my review on publication day in the UK. Thank you to the publisher for a beautiful… Continue reading The Language of Food by Annabel Abbs

Home by Penny Parkes

Happy paperback publication day to 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 last year. I’m sharing my review again today. Synopsis: A gripping and heartfelt story about overcoming the past… Continue reading Home by Penny Parkes

Hotel Portofino by J.P. O’Connell

Today I’m joining the blog tour for Hotel Portofino by J.P O’Connell organised by Anne Cater’s Random Things Tours for Simon and Schuster UK. Synopsis: Check in to a world of glamour, elegance and intrigue… A heady historical drama about a British family who open an upper-class hotel on the magical Italian Riviera during the ‘Roaring 20s’.… Continue reading Hotel Portofino by J.P. O’Connell

The Little Shop of Hidden Treasures by Holly Hepburn

Today I’m thrilled to be joining the Books and the City (Simon and Schuster UK) blog tour for The Little Shop of Hidden Treasures by Holly Hepburn. I enjoyed reading Coming Home from Brightwater Bay last year (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2021/01/26/coming-home-to-brightwater-bay-by-holly-hepburn/ ) Synopsis: The brand new novel from Holly Hepburn, perfect for fans of… Continue reading The Little Shop of Hidden Treasures by Holly Hepburn

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