Book Review: The Bookshop of Second Chances by Jackie Fraser (@muninnherself) BATC#Bookclub

  Publication Date: 17 November 2020 Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Set in a charming little Scottish town, The Bookshop of Second Chances is the most uplifting story you'll read this Winter, by a hugely talented debut author.   Thea’s having a bad month. Not only has she been made redundant, she’s also discovered her husband of nearly … Continue reading Book Review: The Bookshop of Second Chances by Jackie Fraser (@muninnherself) BATC#Bookclub

Book Review: The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey

Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Publication Date: 30 May 2019 Blurb Selina Lennox is a Bright Young Thing. Her life is a whirl of parties and drinking, pursued by the press and staying on just the right side of scandal, all while running from the life her parents would choose for her. Lawrence Weston is a … Continue reading Book Review: The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey

Book Review: The High Moments by Sara-Ella Ozbek

Publication date: 28 May 2020 (ePub), 17 September 2020 (paperback) Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Blurb Scarlett is far from perfect. She changes herself to please others. She makes mistakes - over and over again. She repeatedly goes back to people that have hurt her. Scarlet has a tricky relationship with her mother and is desperate … Continue reading Book Review: The High Moments by Sara-Ella Ozbek

Where We Belong by Anstey Harris

Where We Belong by Anstey Harris

Publisher: Simon and Schuster UKPublication Date: 14 May 2020 Blurb One summer.One house.One family learning to love again. Cate Morris and her son, Leo, are homeless, adrift. They’ve packed up the boxes from their London home, said goodbye to friends and colleagues, and now they are on their way to ‘Hatters Museum of the Wide Wide World … Continue reading Where We Belong by Anstey Harris

BATC Spring Blogger Evening 2020

As usual, we were greeted on arrival with bubbly, gorgeous themed cupcakes (courtesy of Restoration Cakes) and nibbles. There were no hugs on offer due to the current virus situation, however everyone was having a great time elbow bumping! After a quick catch up with some friendly faces, we made our way into the boardroom … Continue reading BATC Spring Blogger Evening 2020

Book Review: Living My Best Li(f)e by Claire Frost #bookclub

Title: Living my best li(f)eAuthor: Claire FrostPublisher: Simon & Schuster UKPublication Date: 23 July 2019 Contact LinksTwitter: @FabFrosty BlurbThis heart-warming and funny novel is the perfect balm for the insta-weary mind – get ready to shatter the illusion that is #LivingMyBestLife Bell never thought she’d be facing her 40th birthday single. Recently dumped by her boyfriend of … Continue reading Book Review: Living My Best Li(f)e by Claire Frost #bookclub

Book Review: Jess Castle and the Eyeballs of Death by M. B. Vincent

Title: Jess Castle and the Eyeballs of DeathAuthor: M. B. VincentPublisher: Simon & Schuster UKPublication Date: 18 October 2018 Website: jesscastlemysteries.comTwitter: @jesscastlemystBlurbJess Castle is running away. Again. This time she's running back home, like she swore she never would.Castle Kidbury, like all small towns, hums with gossip but now it's plagued with murder of the most gruesome … Continue reading Book Review: Jess Castle and the Eyeballs of Death by M. B. Vincent

Books & The City (Simon and Schuster UK) Spring Blogger Evening 2019

The annual Simon and Schuster blogger event is always a fabulous event and I was therefore delighted to jump on the train to London last Wednesday in order to attend their #SpringBloggerEvening2019.Organised by the wonderful Sara-Jade Virtue (aka SJV) and held at the S&S offices, the event is always full to the brim with books, … Continue reading Books & The City (Simon and Schuster UK) Spring Blogger Evening 2019

Book Review: Snowflakes and Cinnamon Swirls at the Winter Wonderland by Heidi Swain

Title:Snowflakes and Cinnamon Swirls at the Winter WonderlandAuthor: Heidi SwainPublisher: Simon &Schuster UKPublication Date: 1 November 2018Website: heidiswain.co.ukTwitter: @Heidi_SwainBlurbAfter calling off her engagement, Hayley, the Wynthorpe Hall housekeeper, wants nothing more than to return to her no-strings fun-loving self, avoiding any chance of future heartbreak. Little does she know, Wynbridge’s latest arrival is about to … Continue reading Book Review: Snowflakes and Cinnamon Swirls at the Winter Wonderland by Heidi Swain

Book Review: The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton by Anstey Harris

Title: The Truths and Triumphs of Grace AthertonAuthor:  Anstey HarrisPublisher: Simon & Schuster UKPublication Date: 10 January 2019Website: http://www.ansteyharris.com Twitter: @Anstey_HarrisInstagram: http://instagram.com/ansteyharrisBlurbFor fans of The Keeper of Lost Things, The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton is the story of a woman who has her heart broken, but then puts it back together again in the most uplifting and exquisite way.Between … Continue reading Book Review: The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton by Anstey Harris