If Holly Martin’s latest book had been a cake, she would have come up with something that looks great, tastes amazing and has people hailing her the next Mary Berry – it’s that good. While I’ve long been a fan of hers, I have to say, The Summer Of Chasing Dreams feels different, it feels … Continue reading Book Review: The Summer Of Chasing Dreams.
It was a standing joke that when my friend Carolyn and I went on holiday, our trip would inevitably include a visit to a cemetery. Beethoven, Emily Bronte, Brahms, Oscar Wilde, Jim Morrison, we’ve visited them all, along with many thousands of other less famous names - although often with grander graves - around the … Continue reading Book Review: The Wisdom Of Sally Red Shoes.
Shari Low is a writer who ticks all the boxes for me - as you will know if you've read any of my reviews of her books (I used the word 'perfection' to describe one). Her tangled plot lines, authentic characters and wonderful writing style, which is always bursting with heart, has made her a number one … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Shari Low.
The one thing you can guarantee after reading an Isabelle Broom novel is that you’ll want to book a holiday – and this time you’ll be packing for Sri Lanka. One Thousand Stars And You is a beautifully written tale of friendship and self-discovery with more than a touch of romance. I was quickly swept … Continue reading Book Review: One Thousand Stars And You.