Adult Fiction Reviews, Book Reviews, celia anderson, Fiction, romance, Uncategorized

#bookreview: 59 Memory Lane by Celia Anderson

Blurb: May stares out to sea, as the tide turns and the gulls wheel and cry. A sackful of memories, there for the taking. But however is she going to get her hands on them? May Rosevere has reached the grand old age of one-hundred-and-ten, thanks to several slices of toast with butter every morning,… Continue reading #bookreview: 59 Memory Lane by Celia Anderson

Adult Fiction Reviews, Book Reviews, Fiction, romance, Samantha Tonge, Uncategorized

#bookreview: The New Beginnings Coffee Club by Samantha Tonge

Blurb: Everyone deserves a second chance…don’t they? Jenny Masters finds herself living the modern dream. Wife to a millionaire, living in a mansion and mother to Kardashian-obsessed ten-year-old April, there isn’t anything missing. Until, her whole world comes crashing down, forcing Jenny and April to leave behind their glittering life and start over with nothing.With… Continue reading #bookreview: The New Beginnings Coffee Club by Samantha Tonge

Book Reviews, chicklit, Fiction, Rom Com, romance, Tracy Bloom, Uncategorized

#bookreview: Noone Ever has Sex on a Tuesday by Tracy Bloom

Blurb: Childhood sweethearts Matthew and Katy agree they must never see each other again following a school reunion. So all is forgotten ... until eight months later when a shock meeting at an antenatal class forces them to confront the fact that Matthew could be the father of Katy's baby. Love and life are messy,… Continue reading #bookreview: Noone Ever has Sex on a Tuesday by Tracy Bloom

Book Reviews, Childen's fiction, Fiction, Michael Morpurgo, Middle Grade, Primary School reading, Uncategorized

#bookreview: Kensuke’s Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo

Blurb: I disappeared on the night before my twelfth birthday.Gorgeous new colour illustrations for the best-selling Kensuke's Kingdom. Washed up on an island in the Pacific, Michael struggles to survive on his own. With no food and no water, he curls up to die. When he wakes, there is a plate beside him of fish,… Continue reading #bookreview: Kensuke’s Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo

Book Reviews, Childen's fiction, Fiction, Jacqueline Wilson, Middle Grade, Primary School reading, Uncategorized

#bookreview: Best Friends by Jacqueline Wilson

Blurb: Gemma and Alice were born on the same day and have been devoted best friends ever since. Despite Gemma's larger-than-life personality and Alice's quieter, calmer character, the two are inseparable - until Alice has to move house, all the way to Scotland. Gemma is utterly distraught, particularly at the thought that Alice might find… Continue reading #bookreview: Best Friends by Jacqueline Wilson

Book Reviews, Childen's fiction, Fiction, Lisa Thompson, Middle Grade, Primary School reading, Uncategorized

#bookreview: The Light Jar by Lisa Thompson

Blurb: The brand new read-in-one-sitting mystery from the bestselling author of THE GOLDFISH BOY. Nate and his mother are running away, hiding out in a tumbledown cottage in the middle of a forest. When Mum heads off for provisions, and then doesn't return, Nate is left alone and afraid, with the dark closing in all… Continue reading #bookreview: The Light Jar by Lisa Thompson

Book Reviews, Grace Timothy, Memoir, Motherhood, Non Fiction, Parenting, Uncategorized

#bookreview: Mumface by Grace Timothy

Blurb: In this wry, resonant and darkly funny memoir, journalist Grace Timothy explores a question most women will face at some point: if becoming a mother means the person you were before has gone; who exactly is left in its place? Best described as The Wrong Knickers for mums, in Mum Face Grace explores motherhood… Continue reading #bookreview: Mumface by Grace Timothy

Adult Fiction Reviews, Book Reviews, chicklit, Fiction, Kat French, romance

#bookreview: The Bed and Breakfast on the Beach by Kat French

Blurb: A Greek island solves all life’s problems…doesn’t it? Winnie, Stella and Frankie have been best friends forever.When their lives unexpectedly unravel, they spontaneously decide to buy a gorgeous B&B on a remote Greek island. Drenched in hot sun, Villa Valentina is the perfect escape from reality. But when Winnie meets Jesse, their brooding neighbour,… Continue reading #bookreview: The Bed and Breakfast on the Beach by Kat French

Adult Fiction Reviews, Book Reviews, Fiction, Fiona Collins, romance

#bookreview – A Year of Being Single by Fiona Collins

Blurb: Three friends. One year. Absolutely no men… Imogen is supposed to be on the most romantic weekend of her life and instead she’s quickly realised that her current boyfriend definitely isn’t ‘The One’ and actually One Big Mistake. Frankie is fed up. Fed up of her good-for-nothing husband and her four, unappreciative children. Well,… Continue reading #bookreview – A Year of Being Single by Fiona Collins

Adult Fiction Reviews, Book Reviews, Debbie Johnson, Fiction, romance

#bookreview – Sunshine at the Comfort Food Café by Debbie Johnson

Blurb: My name is Willow Longville. I live in a village called Budbury on the stunning Dorset coast with my mum Lynnie, who sometimes forgets who I am. I’m a waitress at the Comfort Food Café, which is really so much more than a café … it’s my home. For Willow, the ramshackle café overlooking… Continue reading #bookreview – Sunshine at the Comfort Food Café by Debbie Johnson