#BookReview The Summer Island Festival @RachelBWriter

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We need books like this one to get our summer vibe going! The Summer Island Festival When Willow walks out on her own wedding, there’s only one place she can go…Growing up in the island village of Seaview, Willow always dreamed of a bigger life. Then her childhood sweetheart Luc betrayed her and she ran, […]

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#BookReview A Summer of Second Chances

Calling all fans of the second chance romance trope – you should read this book, A Summer of Second Chances, by Carol Thomas. It has all the ingredients for a great summer read – former childhood sweethearts meeting up again years later, a local village in need of rejuvenation, a chocolate Labrador, a handsome new […]

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#BookReview Real Men Knit @KwanaWrites #WhatToRead #Romance

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You always remember the books which get you through the difficult times in your life. They become little beacons of light as you lose yourself in their fictional world in a bid to escape your own pain. Well, this book, Real Men Knit, by Kwana Jackson has been my beacon of light. It brought me […]

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#BookReview The Other Times of Caroline Tangent

I bet the author of this fabulous story enjoyed the research part of the book writing process. Can you imagine the music joy which must have come from researching time travel and iconic music concerts and festivals in history? As someone who has recently reverted back to vinyl and is busy working her way through […]

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#BookReview Perfect on Paper @GillPlusFive

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If time machines were sold on Amazon I would buy one, grab a copy of this book, Perfect on Paper by Gillian Harvey, and thrust it into the arms of my thirty something younger self. I would then instruct myself to read it and make notes. Back then I was juggling a demanding career, two […]

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#BookReview The Hunter’s heart – Love After Earth @Astrid_S_Author #romance

Calling all romance fans who fancy something intense and passionate – but with a science fiction twist. There’s a new sci-fi romance author in town – Astrid Sharpe. You need to check out her debut book which launches today – The Hunter’s Heart – Love After Earth – book 1. Lately I have been talking […]

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#BookReview Italy Ever After @LeonieMAuthor #ItalyEverAfter #Italy

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There’s a beautiful and unforgettable scene from this book by Leonie Mack where the character, Nick Romano, plays his violin amongst Italian olive trees. Lou, the main character watches ‘the music pour out of him.’ Nick is described so well; his ‘hair curling wildly, his body lurched with the music, energy rippliing through him.’ It […]

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#Amreading The 5 Stages of a Fictional Crush #Writerslife

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This week I found myself battling with a powerful and lingering fictional crush on a male character from Zoe Allison’s latest novel, Second Chance At First Love.’ I’m still not over it yet and have had to pause my reading as every time I open another book I picture…Damon (sigh) and his mid-thigh navy swim […]

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#Book Review Second Chance At First Love @zoeallisonauth1 #whattoread

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My hand held electric fan is a shadow of its former self. Warning – this book review contains a lot of 🔥 and ❤️ emojis, CAPITALS and exclamation marks. Obviously I have tried to keep my cool and my emotions in check whilst writing this review *sigh* This book by Zoe Allison sent the temperature […]

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Author Interview – Bettina Hunt @BeautySwot #romance #amwriting

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A few creative moons ago I read, Without a Hitch, by a romance author called Bettina Hunt. From the start of the book I loved her humour, her relatable characters and her take on romantic comedy. I went onto read one of her other novels; A Tempting Trio, and laughed so much at her hilarious […]

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