Love, Locked Down by Beth Reekles – #bookreview – @reekles @BooksSphere @LittleBrownUK – #LoveLockedDown

Love, Locked Down follows five couples over the course of one week when they are locked down in their building. It’s described as perfect for fans of The Flat Share and Love Actually and since I love both of those, I was very pleased to have the chance to read this. My thanks to Frankie … More Love, Locked Down by Beth Reekles – #bookreview – @reekles @BooksSphere @LittleBrownUK – #LoveLockedDown

Before We Grow Old by Clare Swatman #bookreview @clareswatman @rararesources @boldwoodbooks #boldwoodbloggers

Before We Grow Old is the story of Fran and Will who were inseparable first as friends when children then as a young couple as teenagers, until they were 18 and Will left. It’s the first book from Clare Swatman that I’ve read although it is her fourth novel. My thanks to Rachel at Rachels’ … More Before We Grow Old by Clare Swatman #bookreview @clareswatman @rararesources @boldwoodbooks #boldwoodbloggers

#AuthorInTheSpotlight Sally Hanan – My Heart Went Walking – @inksnatcher @HannahHargrave8

I’m pleased to welcome Irish author Sally Hanan to the blog today. I’ll be reviewing her book My Heart Went Walking next week but today she’d taking part in my Author Spotlight. Hello Sally. First of all, would you tell my blog readers a little about yourself? I’m an Irish native currently living in warm, … More #AuthorInTheSpotlight Sally Hanan – My Heart Went Walking – @inksnatcher @HannahHargrave8

Northern Bake Off by Susan Willis #novella #bookreview @SusanWillis69

I’m a big fan of the Great British Bake Off and when I spotted this novella on my Kindle, I thought I’d give it a read. It’s a revised edition of a novel which was previously published as The Bake Off. About the book Nicola is delighted when she is accepted for The Northern Bake-Off … More Northern Bake Off by Susan Willis #novella #bookreview @SusanWillis69

Recovery: The Lost Art of Convalescence by Dr Gavin Francis #bookreview and #giveaway @ProfileBooks @ExploreWellcome

Recovery: The Lost Art of Convalescence is a lovely little book full of wise words about why and how our bodies need to recover following illness. As you may know, I am involved with our local book festival (Portobello Book Festival) and Dr Gavin Francis has been a regular and popular contributor to the festival, … More Recovery: The Lost Art of Convalescence by Dr Gavin Francis #bookreview and #giveaway @ProfileBooks @ExploreWellcome

Grace After Henry by Eithne Shortall #bookreview @eithneshortall @CorvusBooks #BeatTheBacklog

Continuing with my resolution to read more books which have been languishing on my Kindle, I came across Grace After Henry which I see I bought way back in 2018! I’m glad I finally rediscovered it as I really enjoyed it. About the Book Grace sees her boyfriend Henry everywhere. In the supermarket, on the … More Grace After Henry by Eithne Shortall #bookreview @eithneshortall @CorvusBooks #BeatTheBacklog

Wishing Under a Starlit Skye by Lisa Hobman #bookreview @LisaJHobmanAuth @BoldwoodBooks @rararesources

I thoroughly enjoyed Dreaming Under an Island Skye by Lisa Hobman. In fact it was one of my Top Reads for 2021. So I was really pleased to find that the author had written another book set in the same place on Skye, the fictional village of Glentorrin. Wishing Under a Starlit Skye is published … More Wishing Under a Starlit Skye by Lisa Hobman #bookreview @LisaJHobmanAuth @BoldwoodBooks @rararesources

The Women of Rothschild by Natalie Livingstone #bookreview @NatLivingstone @johnmurrays

First of all, I’d like to say a huge thank you to Stacey at Espresso PR for sending me a beautiful hardback copy of this book for review. The Women of Rothschild is published by John Murray and is available now in ebook, hardback and audiobook formats. The paperback version will follow in October this … More The Women of Rothschild by Natalie Livingstone #bookreview @NatLivingstone @johnmurrays

Little Wing by Freya North #bookreview @freya_north @welbeckpublish #LittleWingBook

I want to start by saying a huge thank you to Freya North who asked if I would be interested in reading her forthcoming book and then arranged for the publisher to send me a beautiful review copy. As you can see from my photo, it has been the perfect book to read by the … More Little Wing by Freya North #bookreview @freya_north @welbeckpublish #LittleWingBook

The Last Bathing Beauty by Amy Sue Nathan #bookreview @AmySueNathan #historicalfiction #LakeUnionPublishing

Continuing with my resolution to read more books from my own to-be-read pile, I am reviewing The Last Bathing Beauty by Amy Sue Nathan today. This book was published by Lake Union in April 2020 and has been patiently waiting for me on my Kindle since I bought my copy back then. It was that … More The Last Bathing Beauty by Amy Sue Nathan #bookreview @AmySueNathan #historicalfiction #LakeUnionPublishing