Fiction

Books & Book Reviews, Fiction

Lily’s Secret Inheritance

Lily’s Secret Inheritance is the third book by Kristin Harper that I’ve read – the other two being, A Letter from Nana Rose and Aunty Ivy’s Cottage. Book Description Turning off the winding coastal road and seeing the old farmhouse surrounded by cranberry vines ahead, Lily’s breath catches in her throat. It’s just how she remembers it. But pushing open the wooden front door for the first time in decades, it’s clear everything has changed… When her estranged aunt Dahlia dies, single mother Lily Lindgren is surprised to inherit the family home and cranberry farm. Returning to Dune Island for

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Buttercups in the Basement

Having read and reviewed The Landlord of Hummingbird House , I was only too happy to read Buttercups In The Basement, another book in this series. Book Description 1967: the summer of love and the year Betty moves into her first home.Independent. Open. Inexperienced. She is excited to be living with her new husband, William, and committed to returning Hummingbird House to its former glory. But when she invites captivating new tenants into her home and settles into married life, her world begins to transform in ways she could never have imagined. She thought she was on a journey toward

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The Island Of Lost Secrets

The Island of Lost Secrets is the first book I’ve read by Rebecca Alexander. Book Description As she carefully folded the faded letter back up along its original creases, she found tears running down her face. Looking at the carefully preserved letters, everything finally fell into place. So, this was the secret they had kept all these years… November, 1940: As a storm rages, the wild sea battering the rocks outside, young Patience Ellis is woken in the middle of the night by the body of a foreign soldier being carried into her cottage, saved from a U-boat attack. Patience knows she must do everything

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Second Chances at Brambleberry Creek

Second Chances at Brambleberry Creek is the second book in the Brambleberry Creek series. I haven’t read the first book, Home To Brambleberry Creek. Book Description Sometimes you need to fall to learn how to fly… Amber Lee Taylor has lived in the close-knit town of Brambleberry Creek, Kentucky her whole life. And she thought she had everything figured out. But when Amber discovers her long-term fiancée, Grant, has been cheating, her perfect future shatters into tiny pieces… Heartbroken, Amber retreats to her family’s crumbling farmhouse in the stunning countryside outside her little town. It’s her favourite place in the

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One Last Day of Summer

One Last Day of Summer is another delightful book from Shari Low that I was so happy to read and review. Book Description As a flight to St Lucia leaves the runway, four passengers meet for the first time. After escaping her controlling husband, Bernadette Manson is taking the first extravagant holiday of her new life. But when her best friend cancels, will she be strong enough to fly solo? Tadgh Donovan is about to jet off to his destination wedding when he sees a shocking text. Has his bride-to-be written her wedding vows… or already broken them? Hayley Ford

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The Sandycove Supper Club

I enjoyed The Sandycove Supper Club so much, that I’ve been reading one Sian O’Gorman book after another this last month! Book Description Do what you love. Love what you do… After a whirlwind courtship, Roisin Kelly ignored the sceptics and objectors and married aspiring novelist Brody Brady. Fast forward one year and Roisin’s honeymoon is well and truly over. Brody has become her reclusive, freeloading lodger whilst he pens his masterpiece and she walks on eggshells. Working in the Council Planning office, Roisin dreams to escape the mundanity of her life. Her true passions are cooking and entertaining her

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