The Girl on the Platform by Ellie Midwood

Thank you to Noelle Holton and Bookouture for the invitation to read and review The Girl on the Platform by Ellie Midwood, a new author to me. Synopsis: Berlin, 1939: The inspiring true story of Libby Schulze-Boysen, a German girl who refused to back down to the Nazis. In the face of evil, she vowed… Continue reading The Girl on the Platform by Ellie Midwood

The Secrets of Latimer House by Jules Wake

Happy publication day to The Secrets of Latimer House by Jules Wake. Thank you to One More Chapter for the opportunity to read and review a digital proof copy via NetGalley. I’m sharing a mini review today. Synopsis: In the war against Hitler every secret counts… Society heiress Evelyn Brooke-Edwards is a skilled interrogator – her beauty… Continue reading The Secrets of Latimer House by Jules Wake

The Lost Girl of Berlin by Ella Carey

Thank you to Sarah Hardy and Bookouture for the opportunity to read and review my first Ella Carey novel. Synopsis: The truck stopped for a moment in the freezing, bombed-out street and Kate caught sight of a little girl in a ragged dress on the steps of a once-beautiful mansion. The child’s eyes were startling… Continue reading The Lost Girl of Berlin by Ella Carey

The Secret Notebook by Julia Wild

Thank you to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to read and review this book, and to One More Chapter for a digital review copy of the book. 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… Continue reading The Secret Notebook by Julia Wild

A Deadly Coincidence by Keith Finney

Thank you to Kelly at Love Books Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour and for the digital review copy to read and review. Synopsis: A deadly secret in the heart of a quiet country village. In sleepy Lipton St Faith, the locals are getting used to their new rationing books and blackout… Continue reading A Deadly Coincidence by Keith Finney

The Last Green Valley by Mark Sullivan

Thank you Anne at Random Things Tours and FMcM Associates for the invitation to read and review The Last Green Valley by Mark Sullivan for the blog tour. Synopsis: From the author of the #1 bestseller Beneath a Scarlet Sky comes a new historical novel inspired by one family’s incredible story of daring, survival, and triumph. In… Continue reading The Last Green Valley by Mark Sullivan

The Metal Heart by Caroline Lea

I’m thrilled to be sharing my thoughts about this stunning historical fiction novel today. Thank you to Chrissie and Laura at Penguin Michael Joseph for a copy of the stunning proof to read and review. Synopsis: Orkney, 1940. Five hundred Italian prisoners-of-war arrive to fortify these remote and windswept islands. Resentful islanders are fearful of… Continue reading The Metal Heart by Caroline Lea

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

An Act of Love by Carol Drinkwater

Thank you to Chrissie at Michael Joseph Books for the invitation to join the blog tour for An Act of Love by Carol Drinkwater, published in the UK on April 29th and a copy of the book to read and review. Synopsis: It was an idyllic summer. Until they had to escape. France, 1943. Forced… Continue reading An Act of Love by Carol Drinkwater

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