The Villa of Dreams by Lucy Coleman #BookReview #BlogTour #Boldwood #NetGalley #RachelsRandomResources #5*

Seren Maddison left behind a rainy Britain to follow her dreams and live and work in Lisbon.  The vibrancy, the beautiful scenery and the sunshine, made her fall in love and she knew, instantly, that it would be her forever home. International artist Reid Henderson has homes in Lisbon and London. Following his painful divorce, his dream is to turn his luxurious home into an … Continue reading The Villa of Dreams by Lucy Coleman #BookReview #BlogTour #Boldwood #NetGalley #RachelsRandomResources #5*

The Unravelling of Maria by F J Curlew #BookReview #BlogTour #IndieAuthor #4.5*

Lovers separated by the Iron Curtain.Two women whose paths should never have crossed.A remarkable journey that changes all of their lives. Maria’s history is a lie.Washed up on the shores of Sweden in 1944, with no memory, she was forced to create her own.Nearly half a century later she still has no idea of her true identity. Jaak is fighting for Estonia’s independence refusing to … Continue reading The Unravelling of Maria by F J Curlew #BookReview #BlogTour #IndieAuthor #4.5*

Just A Phase by Louisa Hart #BookReview #Justa.series1 #DMPress #4.5*

Lizzie Mitchell is on maternity leave from her London marketing manager’s job but this time she isn’t going back. After the birth of her second child Lizzie has handed in her notice, waved goodbye to the nightmarish commute and is happy to embrace stay-at-home-mummy duties. That is, until her other half James loses his job and decides to start a business in a field he … Continue reading Just A Phase by Louisa Hart #BookReview #Justa.series1 #DMPress #4.5*

Don’t Tell by Paul Williams #BookReview #Bloodhound #4.5*

Some secrets are too big to keep… How well do you really know your husband?  Carrie and Steve Atwell have been happily married for fifteen years and live an idyllic life. But Carrie has no idea her world is about to be turned upside down when she finds a single earring in her husband Steve’s car. At first, she suspects the man she loves is having an affair, but the truth … Continue reading Don’t Tell by Paul Williams #BookReview #Bloodhound #4.5*

War in the Valleys by Francesca Capaldi #BookReview #Valleys2 #BlogTour #Hera #BookOnTheBrightSide #5*

WW1 marches on, but 1916. Young mother, Violet Jones, lives a tough life in the Rhymney Valley, caring for 4-year-old Clarice and baby Benjy on her own while soldier husband Charlie fights on the Front Line. But when tragedy strikes, Violet’s life becomes even harder.While they may be far from the battlefields, the effects of WW1 take their toll on the small mining community of Dorcalon, with food … Continue reading War in the Valleys by Francesca Capaldi #BookReview #Valleys2 #BlogTour #Hera #BookOnTheBrightSide #5*

The Move by Felicity Everett #BookReview #HQ # NetGalley #5*

New house. Fresh start. Same husband. Can you paint over the cracks in a marriage? Karen has packed up her life and is making The Move. She’s on her way to the idyllic country cottage which her husband has painstakingly renovated for her. They’re escaping the London bustle and the daily grind. And they’re escaping their past. A fresh start in a beautiful, peaceful village. It … Continue reading The Move by Felicity Everett #BookReview #HQ # NetGalley #5*

Christmas with the Bobby Girls by Johanna Bell #BookReview #TheBobbyGirls3 #HodderandStoughton #NetGalley #5*

In the midst of war, can they find a reason to celebrate?1915. Patrolling is the last thing on the minds of Women’s Police Service recruits Annie, Maggie and Poppy right now, because Annie and her fiancé Richard are about to get married. She’s been waiting for this day her whole life, but when it finally comes it brings only heartache and Annie doesn’t know if she … Continue reading Christmas with the Bobby Girls by Johanna Bell #BookReview #TheBobbyGirls3 #HodderandStoughton #NetGalley #5*

Moonlight Over Studland Bay by Della Galton #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4*

Animal loving Samantha Jones is on a mission to ‘live the dream’. When best friend Abby has a beautiful baby boy Sam’s priorities change and she realises she wants more from her life. Uninspired with her dull day job Sam plans to expand Purbeck Pooches, her seaside pet sitting business into a full-time career and embarks on a mission to find her perfect man. Sam … Continue reading Moonlight Over Studland Bay by Della Galton #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4*