Book: 430 pages Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (29th April 2021) Synopsis: Fliss Brown has grown up living with her mother on the Rossi family’s Italian fruit farm. But when her mother dies, Fliss finds out she has a family of her own, and heads back to England with Nonna Rossi’s recipe for cherry and almond tart…… Continue reading A Taste of Home – Heidi Swain
Book: 429 pages Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (18th March 2021) Synopsis: The dazzling new novel from Richard & Judy book club author Catherine Isaac, The World at my Feet is a story about the transforming power of love, as one woman journeys to uncover the past and reshape her future. The secrets that bind us can also tear us apart……… Continue reading The World at My Feet – Catherine Isaac
Book: 320 pages (eBook and paperback) Publisher: Pan (eBook 28th September 2020, paperback 12th November 2020) Synopsis: On the first day of Christmas, a dating app offered me Twelve tailored chances for perfect harmony . . . Kate Turner is happily single – a bit too happily, in fact. Since returning to her hometown of Blexford, a…… Continue reading The Twelve Dates of Christmas – Jenny Bayliss
Apologies for a lack of WWW posts for the last 2 weeks – I lost my reading mojo for a bit and I had a chaotic fortnight with my youngest child off for half term and 2 birthdays to celebrate (including mine!). So, I will endeavour to do this every week from now on…. For…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 11th November 2020
Book: 517 pages (eBook and paperback) Publisher: Transworld Digital (eBook 1st October 2019, Hardback 31st October 2019, paperback 12th November 2020) Synopsis: Meg is definitely not in the Christmas mood. She’s never gone in for tinsel, baubles and mistletoe, and right now she’s still getting over an illness. Yet when she’s invited to spend the run-up to…… Continue reading The Christmas Invitation – Trisha Ashley
We are now well into the swing of “Christmas season” (or “silly season” as some may call it) and everyone is pondering what to get their loved ones, friends and secret santas this year. I always like to think I am easy to buy for – I like gin, chocolate, stationery, books etc – but,…… Continue reading Christmas gift ideas for a bookish person.
There are just 6 weekends left until Christmas. Can you believe that? Where has this year gone? Well, we know that – we’ve spent most of it sat inside, watching rolling news and washing our hands! Usually, I would be expecting the next 6 weekends to involve lots of sparkles, fizz, glitter and the obligatory…… Continue reading Christmas countdown….
This is my first time doing WWW Wednesday. I have seen this on a couple of other blog posts and loved the idea so thought I would jump on it too. For those who don’t know, WWW Wednesday is a weekly post where bloggers post about the three Ws: What I’ve just read What I’m…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 21st October 2020