Night Owls by Jenn Bennett – Book Review

Title: Night Owls Alternative Title: The Anatomical Shape of a Heart Author: Jenn Bennett Genre/Themes: Young Adult, Romance, Family Dynamics Blurb from Goodreads Beatrix Adams knows exactly how she’s spending the summer before her senior year. Determined to follow in Da Vinci’s footsteps, she’s ready to tackle the one thing that will give her an … Continue reading Night Owls by Jenn Bennett – Book Review

Summer at the Little Wedding Shop by Jane Linfoot – Book Review

Title: Summer at the Little Wedding Shop: Bunting and Bouquets Series: The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea #3 Author: Jane Linfoot Genre/Themes: Light Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Blurb from Goodreads When the owner of Brides by the Sea, Cornwall’s cutest little wedding shop, offers Lily a job as their new wedding stylist, her first thought … Continue reading Summer at the Little Wedding Shop by Jane Linfoot – Book Review

The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea by Jane Linfoot – Book Review

Title: The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea: Cupcakes and Confetti Series: The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea #1 Author: Jane Linfoot Genre/Themes: Light Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Blurb from Goodreads Brides by the Sea, the cutest little wedding shop in all of Cornwall, has it all, including cake baker Poppy who lives upstairs. But … Continue reading The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea by Jane Linfoot – Book Review

The Legacy of Lucy Hart by Emma Heatherington – Book Review

Title: The Legacy of Lucy Hart Author: Emma Heatherington Genre/Themes: Light Fiction, Contemporary Drama, Emotional Drama, Organ Donation Blurb from Goodreads ‘Sometimes time is all we have with the people we love the most. I ask you to slow down in life. To take your time, but don’t waste it….’ Maggie O'Hara knows better than … Continue reading The Legacy of Lucy Hart by Emma Heatherington – Book Review

Yerba Buena by Nina LaCour – Book Review

Title: Yerba Buena (review copy) Author: Nina LaCour Genre/Themes: Adult contemporary literary fiction, Abuse, Sexual Assault, Romance, Drama, Family Dynamics, LGBTQ+ Blurb from Goodreads When Sara Foster runs away from home at sixteen, she leaves behind not only the losses that have shattered her world but the girl she once was, capable of trust and … Continue reading Yerba Buena by Nina LaCour – Book Review

Always in December by Emily Stone – Book Review

Title: Always in December (review copy) Author: Emily Stone Genre: Adult Contemporary, Romantic drama, Seasonal Blurb from Goodreads Every December, Josie posts a letter to the parents she lost one Christmas night, many years ago. She always writes the same three words: Missing you, always. When Josie accidentally collides with a stranger at the postbox, … Continue reading Always in December by Emily Stone – Book Review

The Lucky Escape by Laura Jane Williams – Book Review

Title: The Lucky Escape (review copy) Author: Laura Jane Williams Genre/Themes: Contemporary Light Fiction, Romantic dramedy, Left at the Altar Blurb from Goodreads ONE CANCELLED WEDDING When the day finally comes for Annie to marry Alexander, the last thing she expects is to be left standing at the altar. She was so sure he was … Continue reading The Lucky Escape by Laura Jane Williams – Book Review

Mad About You by Mhairi McFarlane – Book Review

Title: Mad About You (review copy) Author: Mhairi McFarlane Genre/Themes: Contemporary, Romantic Drama, Toxic Relationships, Emotional Abuse Blurb from Goodreads Two reluctant housemates.Two broken promises.One crazy plan… Harriet Hatley may be one of the most in-demand wedding photographers in Leeds, but she hates the idea of marriage. Cal Clarke is used to the world falling … Continue reading Mad About You by Mhairi McFarlane – Book Review

The Love Note by Kate G. Smith – Book Review

Title: The Love Note (review copy) Author: Kate G. Smith Genre/Themes: Contemporary romance, light fiction Blurb from Goodreads A wedding dress. A love letter. A secret that will change everything... When Maggie Burnett discovers her mother's beautiful wedding dress just days after she passes away, she wonders why she'd been told it was missing... Pinned … Continue reading The Love Note by Kate G. Smith – Book Review

Here Again Now by Okechukwu Nzelu – Book Review

Book Title: Here Again Now (review copy) Author: Okechukwu Nzelu Genre/Themes: Literary Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Character Driven, Illness, Grief, Loss, Fathers and Sons, LGBTQ+, Self Acceptance Blurb from Goodreads From award-winning author Okechukwu Nzelu comes a spellbinding literary novel that asks, how do you move forward when the past keeps pulling you back? Achike Okoro … Continue reading Here Again Now by Okechukwu Nzelu – Book Review

The Wedding Crasher by Abigail Mann – Book Review

Title: The Wedding Crasher (review copy) Author: Abigail Mann Genre/Themes: Contemporary, Romance, Friendship Blurb from Goodreads Poppy is packing her bags to spend two blissful weeks alone on an island. It’s time away from the ex-husband who hasn’t quite moved out yet, and reminders of the marriage they rushed into young, before she’ll kick back … Continue reading The Wedding Crasher by Abigail Mann – Book Review

The Memory Book by Rowan Coleman – Book Review

Book Title: The Memory Book Alternative Title: The Day We Met Author: Rowan Coleman Genre/Themes: General Fiction, Contemporary, Dementia, Alzheimer’s Blurb from Goodreads The name of your first-born. The face of your lover. Your age. Your address... What would happen if your memory of these began to fade? Is it possible to rebuild your life? … Continue reading The Memory Book by Rowan Coleman – Book Review