Lesley Pearse is one of my favourite authors and Survivor is the follow up to her books Belle and The Promise. I loved those books and really enjoyed following Belle and Etienne’s stories and so Survivor was a must read for me.
In this book Belle, Etienne and Mog are minor characters as we are following the story of their daughter Mariette. Read the rest of this entry
When I heard that Carole Matthews had a new Christmas book out called The Christmas Party, I couldn’t wait to read it as I loved her book Calling Mrs Christmas in 2013.
The story follows the key characters who are part of a huge global corporate company at their work Christmas party. Work hard and play hard is the theme in this story and the Christmas party is the pinnacle of the year where all staff get to enjoy themselves, drink, eat and be merry.
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I have read some of Terry Tyler’s previous books and enjoyed them and so I decided to read Round and Round also.
We follow Sophie, who in her past had to choose between 4 men of who to spend her future with. Chris is her boyfriend, a bit of a sponger and a bit boring. Sebastian is a rich painter who sounds cute but there is always something about him that warns danger, stay away. Neil at the theatre sounded lovely and Kieran Greenleaf is a musician, but seemed to boast too much and is a bit lazy. Who should she pick? Read the rest of this entry
Summer has been great and I have been enjoying the lovely warm summer weather we got this year. Nothing is better than reading a great summer book while relaxing in the park. So I thought Summer Daydreams by Carole Matthews would be perfect to read. I wasn’t disappointed. Read the rest of this entry
Our honeymoon was a road trip from San Francisco along Highway 1 coastal road to Monterey, Santa Barbara and LA then across the desert to Las Vegas. We packed a lot in but it was an amazing trip along what would have been the old American frontier and wild west! I love the old stories and history of the frontier from wagon trains, how people survived, Native Americans to the gold rush. So I thought O My America! was very suitable reading to take with me on the trip. Read the rest of this entry
I wanted to read a wedding themed book as I am getting married very soon and Bad Brides by Rebecca Chance looked like a fun read. I wasn’t disappointed.
We follow 2 brides-to-be who are high profile in society and are planning their weddings of a lifetime as well as competing for the cover of a new bridal magazine. Read the rest of this entry
This is the second book I have read by Susan Buchanan. Susan asked me if I would like to read and review this book and as I really enjoyed The Christmas Spirit this book was definitely on my list to read. The Dating Game also interested me as it is about meeting that right guy through using a dating agency. Read the rest of this entry
Kate Atkinson is one of my favourite authors and so when her new book, Life After Life came out it was on my present list for Christmas.
The story follows Ursula from birth to death but with a twist. Read the rest of this entry
New year and I thought I would try a new way of reading books, via the Kindle app. So my first book was The Christmas Spirit by Susan Buchanan. I came across Susan’s book as she promoted it on Twitter and it sounded like an interesting story.
Natalie goes to the small town of Winstanton and her aim is to work in the local bakery and help certain people before Christmas. Read the rest of this entry
A Christmas to Remember by Katie Flynn was the second of my Christmas season books. (Calling Mrs Christmas by Carole Matthews was the first Christmas season book) I have never read any of Katie Flynn’s books before but picked this one because it is a historical story based in post war Liverpool and seemed interesting. Read the rest of this entry