Wartime with the Cornish Girls by Betty Walker

Official blurb from Amazon When Violet loses her sister in the Blitz, she must take her nieces to safety in Cornwall. On the coast, she meets carefree chorus girl Eva, who is also running from the dangers of London. But Porthcurno hides a secret military base, and soon Violet and Eva realise there’s a battleContinue reading “Wartime with the Cornish Girls by Betty Walker”

Blog Tour – The Tobacco Girls by Lizzie Lane

‘A gripping saga and a storyline that will keep you hooked.’ Rosie Goodwin The start of a thrilling new series, from bestselling author Lizzie Lane which follows three friends through thick and thin. Bristol 1939.School leaver Maisie Miles suspects her father, a small-time crook, has an ulterior motive for insisting she gets a job atContinue reading “Blog Tour – The Tobacco Girls by Lizzie Lane”

Blog Tour – Wedding Bells on Victory Street by Pam Howes

: From Amazon bestseller Pam Howes comes a heartbreaking World War Two novel about a young woman trying to make the best of history’s darkest hour. Is a happy ever after impossible? Liverpool, 1943. For Bella Rogers, life is looking up. She loves performing with The Bryant Sisters, the singing trio who have become the country’s sweethearts,Continue reading “Blog Tour – Wedding Bells on Victory Street by Pam Howes”

Blog Tour – Heading Over the Hill by Judy Leigh

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 residentsContinue reading “Blog Tour – Heading Over the Hill by Judy Leigh”

The Extraordinary Hope of Dawn Brightside by Jessica Ryn

Official blurb from Amazon Dawn Elisabeth Brightside has been running from her past for twenty-two years and two months, precisely. So when she is offered a bed in St Jude’s Hostel for the Homeless, it means so much more than just a roof over her head. But with St Jude’s threatened with closure, Dawn worries thatContinue reading “The Extraordinary Hope of Dawn Brightside by Jessica Ryn”

Blog Tour – The Flame Within by Liz Harris

From award-winning author of The Dark Horizon, Liz Harris, comes the second in a sweeping saga set between the wars, which tells the story of the Linfords, a family simmering with secrets, lies and betrayal. London, 1923 Alice Linford stands on the pavement and stares up at the large Victorian house set back from the road—theContinue reading “Blog Tour – The Flame Within by Liz Harris”

Home Stretch by Graham Norton

Official blurb from Amazon Shame and longing can flow through generations, but the secrets of the heart will not be buried for ever. It is 1987 and a small Irish community is preparing for a wedding. The day before the ceremony a group of young friends, including bride and groom, drive out to the beach.Continue reading “Home Stretch by Graham Norton”

The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

Official blurb from Amazon In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep, the Thursday Murder Club find themselves in the middle of their first live case. Elizabeth, Joyce, Ibrahim and Ron might be pushing eightyContinue reading “The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman”

Blog Tour – Tipping Point by Emily Benet

The blurb The sun … the ocean … the farmhouse … the scammer… the police… the 3-legged dog? George and Ellen have retired to sunny Mallorca. Social butterfly Ellen is itching to make yacht-owning friends while George’s heart is set on a secluded farmhouse in the country. In fact, now that they’re no longer livingContinue reading “Blog Tour – Tipping Point by Emily Benet”

Secrets of the Lavender Girls by Kate Thompson

Official blurb from Amazon World War Two is still raging across Europe. But for the Lavender Girls, the workers at the Yardley cosmetics factory in East London, there are even more challenges on the home front. Esther, newly married, is learning to juggle life as a working woman with her duties as a wife andContinue reading “Secrets of the Lavender Girls by Kate Thompson”