The Best Things by Mel Giedroyc #BookReview #HeadlineReview #NetGalley #2*

Could the worst day of Sally Parker’s life be the best thing that ever happened to her? Sally Parker had a morbid fear of big social events and it was for this reason that she was crouching down low in the shoe section of her wardrobe…Sally Parker is struggling to find the hero inside herself.All she wants to do is lie down.Her husband Frank has lost his business, their … Continue reading The Best Things by Mel Giedroyc #BookReview #HeadlineReview #NetGalley #2*

Dog Days by Ericka Waller #BookReview #Transworld Digital #NetGalley #4.5*

George is very angry. His wife has upped and died on him, and all he wants to do is sit in his underpants and shout at the cricket. The last thing he needs is his cake-baking neighbour Betty trying to rescue him. And then there’s the dog, a dachshund puppy called Poppy. George doesn’t want a dog – he wants a fight. Dan is a counsellor with … Continue reading Dog Days by Ericka Waller #BookReview #Transworld Digital #NetGalley #4.5*

I Give It A Year by Helen Whitaker #BookReview #Trapeze #NetGalley #4*

Her husband’s moved out – and her dad’s moved in…Curl up with the page-turning story full of emotion about family, marriage and second chances It’s New Year’s Eve, and Iris has just found out that her husband, Adam, is cheating on her. Furious, she kicks him out, and enlists her Dad to move in and help with the children whilst she tries to mend her … Continue reading I Give It A Year by Helen Whitaker #BookReview #Trapeze #NetGalley #4*

The Great Escape from Woodlands Nursing Home by Joanna Nell #BookReview #HodderandStoughton #NetGalley #4*

At nearly ninety, retired nature writer Hattie Bloom prefers the company of birds to people, but when a fall lands her in a nursing home she struggles to cope with the loss of independence and privacy. From the confines of her ‘room with a view’ – of the car park! – she dreams of escape. Fellow ‘inmate’, the gregarious, would-be comedian Walter Clements also plans … Continue reading The Great Escape from Woodlands Nursing Home by Joanna Nell #BookReview #HodderandStoughton #NetGalley #4*

Heading Over the Hill by Judy Leigh #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #NetGalley #RachelsRandomResources #5*

Growing old disgracefully and having a grand old time… Billy and Dawnie may be in their seventies, but that won’t stop them taking chances or starting again. Their grown-up children have families and lives of their own, so now it’s Billy and Dawnie’s turn, and a life near the sea in Devon beckons. But the residents of Margot Street (or Maggot Street as Dawnie insists … Continue reading Heading Over the Hill by Judy Leigh #BookReview #BlogTour #BoldwoodBooks #NetGalley #RachelsRandomResources #5*

The Peculiar Fate of Holly Banks by Julie Valerie #BookReview #VillageofPrimm2 #LakeUnionPublishing #NetGalley #4*

A wife, mother, and aspiring filmmaker clings to the pursuit of perfection only to have fate play with every plan she’s made in this quirky, contemplative, and empowering novel. Holly Banks is on a desperate mission to have it all, but nothing in life goes according to plan. She’s quickly learning that keeping up with the Joneses is a full-time job, especially when the women … Continue reading The Peculiar Fate of Holly Banks by Julie Valerie #BookReview #VillageofPrimm2 #LakeUnionPublishing #NetGalley #4*

Painting Bananas by Amanda Paull #BookReview #CherryDene2 #BlogTour #IndieAuthor #RachelsRandomResources #5*

Painting Bananas is all about love, dreams, and taking stock. Two happy couples, one person from each on the verge of change. But as paths cross and plans unfold, will their spouses reveal their true colours? Alison struggles with insomnia. She also hates her job and fantasizes about throttling her irritating oaf-of-a boss. Thankfully, her lifelong plan to return to university will soon be realized. After … Continue reading Painting Bananas by Amanda Paull #BookReview #CherryDene2 #BlogTour #IndieAuthor #RachelsRandomResources #5*

One Family Christmas by Bella Osborne #BookReview #BlogTour #Avon #NetGalley #RachelsRandomResources #5*

A big family. A whole lot of secrets. A Christmas to remember… This year, Lottie is hosting one last big family Christmas at the home she grew up in – just like her Nana would have wanted. But when her relatives descend on the old manor house, Lottie gets more than she bargained for. Every family has its secrets, but in this family, everybody has one! So, … Continue reading One Family Christmas by Bella Osborne #BookReview #BlogTour #Avon #NetGalley #RachelsRandomResources #5*

Mom Boss by Hilary Grossman #BookReview #ForestRiverPTAMoms3 #IndieAuthor #5*

Welcome to Forest River, New York, where perfection is a requirement. The Lululemon-clad moms are perfectly toned, expertly highlighted, and magnificently manicured. The women spend their days practicing Pilates, shopping for shoes, and doing everything in their power to ensure their children never experience a difficult day. PTA president, Jackie Martin, is the envy off the mothers. She has a loyal and handsome husband, she … Continue reading Mom Boss by Hilary Grossman #BookReview #ForestRiverPTAMoms3 #IndieAuthor #5*

Accidentally in Love by Belinda Missen #BookReview #HQDigital #NetGalley #5*

Don’t miss the new laugh-out-loud rom com from the author of One Week ’Til Christmas! Perfect for fans of Mhairi McFarlane, Rosie Walsh and Josie Silver. In the space of a week, Katharine Patterson has quit her job, decided to move back home, and broken up with the guy she thought was the one. No big deal. Because Katharine has a plan. She’s going to open … Continue reading Accidentally in Love by Belinda Missen #BookReview #HQDigital #NetGalley #5*