Book Review: Reader, I Married Him. Edited by Tracy Chevalier

Reader, I Married Him edited by Tracy Chevalier Release Date: 7th April 2016 Publisher: The Borough Press Buy: Hardback  Kindle Rating: This collection of 20 original stories by today’s finest women writers—including Tracy Chevalier, Francine Prose, Elizabeth McCracken, Tessa Hadley, Audrey Niffenegger, and more—takes inspiration from the opening line in Charlotte Brontë’s most beloved novel, […]

We Can But Dream by Claudia Carroll

I was absolutely THRILLED when I won a competition ran by lovely Publishers, Avon, back in December to be able to host an exclusive short story by one of my all time favourite authors, Claudia Carroll. Claudia’s latest novel, Meet Me In Manhattan is available to buy now in paperback or ebook. A huge thank […]

Book Review: The Boy in the Bookshop by Katey Lovell

The Boy in the Bookshop By Katey Lovell Release Date: 29th October 2015 Publisher: HarperImpulse Buy: Kindle Rating: A gorgeously romantic short story, part of The Meet Cute series. Jade has the job of every book worm’s dreams – working in a second hand bookshop. However, it seems that this Saturday something very special could […]

Book Review: Learn to Love Again by Ellen Faith

Learn to Love Again by Ellen Faith Release Date: 14th March 2015 Publisher: Amazon Media Buy: Kindle Rating: Living in a small seaside village can have its perks, but after the death of her husband, Lillie Gilbert finds the people she grew up with turning against her faster than the tide rolls out.  As she […]

Book Review: The Last Rose by Wendy Clarke

The Last Rose by Wendy Clarke Release Date: 26th February 2015 Publisher: Cobblestone Walk Publishing Buy: Paperback | Kindle Rating: The Last Rose’ is a collection of thirteen stories of family and friendship by Wendy Clarke, a regular writer of fiction for national magazines. All of these stories have previously been published in either ‘The People’s Friend’, ‘Take a Break […]