The Bridesmaid by Nina Manning #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #5*

Your best friend. Your worst nightmare… From the moment they met as children, Sasha knew that beautiful, wealthy, and confident Caitlin would always be her absolute best friend. Sasha would do anything to make Caitlin happy. Even keep her darkest secrets… The years have passed, but their friendship remains. And when Caitlin announces she’s getting married there is only one choice for the role of … Continue reading The Bridesmaid by Nina Manning #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #5*

Things Are Looking Up by Maxine Morrey #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4*

‘Read yourself happy’ with Maxine Morrey’s latest uplifting, page-turning, heart-warming romance, guaranteed to brighten up your day. What if what you really need is right there in front of you, if you just take a moment to look up? Milly has been waiting for this moment forever and finally it’s just an hour away – an interview with Vogue magazine and the opportunity to get her Louboutin-clad foot … Continue reading Things Are Looking Up by Maxine Morrey #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4*

Lost Souls by Jenny O’Brien #BookReview #DetectiveGabyDarin4 #BlogTour #HQDigital #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #5*

A Missing Girl. A Race Against Time. Ten-year-old Elodie Fry vanishes overnight, along with a rucksack filled with her meagre belongings. Acting DI Gaby Darin and her team are fighting the clock to reunite Elodie with her distraught mother – but was Elodie kidnapped or did she run? Later that day, a local undertaker uncovers a nasty surprise: the remains of an unidentified second adult … Continue reading Lost Souls by Jenny O’Brien #BookReview #DetectiveGabyDarin4 #BlogTour #HQDigital #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #5*

The Old Ducks’ Club by Maddie Please #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4.5*

‘Sea, sunshine, romance and fabulous characters; Maddie’s light touch and sense of fun will lift your spirits!’ Bestselling author Judy Leigh A rip-roaring, laugh out loud story about the importance of friendship and always, always having fun! Sophia Gregory has lost her sparkle… Recently single and about to turn sixty, Sophia doesn’t recognise the old woman staring back at her in the mirror. How has life passed … Continue reading The Old Ducks’ Club by Maddie Please #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4.5*

The Distant Dead by Lesley Thomson #BookReview #TheDetectivesDaughter8 #BlogTour #HeadofZeus #NetGalley #4.5*

A woman lies dead in a bombed-out house. A tragic casualty of the Blitz? Or something more sinister? Sixty years later, the detective’s daughter unearths the truth… From the number 1 bestselling author of The Detective’s Daughter. LONDON, 1940 Several neighbours heard the scream of the woman in the bombed-out house. One told the detective she thought the lady had seen a mouse. Another said it … Continue reading The Distant Dead by Lesley Thomson #BookReview #TheDetectivesDaughter8 #BlogTour #HeadofZeus #NetGalley #4.5*

A Ration Book Daughter by Jean Fullerton #BookReview #RationBook5 #BlogTour #Corvus #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4.5*

Not even the Blitz can shake a mother’s love. Cathy was a happy, blushing bride when Britain went to war with Germany three years ago. But her youthful dreams were crushed by her violent husband Stanley’s involvement with the fascist black-shirts, and even when he’s conscripted to fight she knows it’s only a brief respite – divorce is not an option. Cathy, a true Brogan … Continue reading A Ration Book Daughter by Jean Fullerton #BookReview #RationBook5 #BlogTour #Corvus #RachelsRandomResources #NetGalley #4.5*

The East End Girl in Blue by Fenella J. Miller #BookReview #TheGirlsinBlue2 #BlogTour #Aria #NetGalley #

As the war rages on around her, one girl in blue’s life is about to change forever… Even in wartime, East End girl Nancy Evans has reason to hope. She’s a rising star in the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force and she’ll be walking down the aisle any day now… but then a brutal night of bombing changes her life forever. Newly pregnant and single, Nancy … Continue reading The East End Girl in Blue by Fenella J. Miller #BookReview #TheGirlsinBlue2 #BlogTour #Aria #NetGalley #

The Ladies Midnight Swimming Club by Faith Hogan #BookReview #BlogTour #Aria #NetGalley #

‘Uplifting, emotional and brimming with warmth and humour’ – Cathy Bramley Three women. Three different stages of life. United by one thing: the chance to start again. When Elizabeth’s husband dies, leaving her with crippling debt, the only person she can turn to is her friend, Jo. Soon Jo has called in her daughter, Lucy, to help save Elizabeth from bankruptcy. Leaving her old life … Continue reading The Ladies Midnight Swimming Club by Faith Hogan #BookReview #BlogTour #Aria #NetGalley #

The Borrow a Bookshop Holiday by Kiley Dunbar #BookReview #BlogTour #HeraBooks #RachelsRandomResources #4*

The Borrow-a-Bookshop Bookshop Café invites literature lovers to run their very own bookshop … for a fortnight. Spend your days talking books with customers in your own charming bookshop and serving up delicious cream teas in the cosy café. Bookworms, what are you waiting for? Your holiday is going to be LIT(erary). Apply to: The Borrow-a-Bookshop Bookshop Café, Down-a-long, Clove Lore, Devon. Jude Crawley should be on top … Continue reading The Borrow a Bookshop Holiday by Kiley Dunbar #BookReview #BlogTour #HeraBooks #RachelsRandomResources #4*

Sweet Pastries & Sourdough by Rosie Green #BookReview #LittleDuckPondCafe15 #BlogTour #RachelsRandomResources #5*

Ellie’s brand new enterprise, the True Loaf Bakery, is finally open and classes are due to start. But when Katja’s ski-ing holiday ends in disaster, a new teacher must be found very quickly. Anita is up for the challenge, but – fresh from a break-up and an operation that’s left her feeling physically and emotionally vulnerable – the last thing she’s looking for when she … Continue reading Sweet Pastries & Sourdough by Rosie Green #BookReview #LittleDuckPondCafe15 #BlogTour #RachelsRandomResources #5*