summer adventure This Lovely City

Book your summer adventure with Louise Hare!

This Monday morning we’re taking a summer adventure back in time to London in the 1950s with Lawrie and Evie in This Lovely City, Louise Hare’s poignant and compelling debut novel! Head to the jazz clubs with us and read the extract below. This Lovely City The basement… Read More
The Wish List Summer Adventure

Book your summer adventure with Sophia Money-Coutts!

We have a bonus summer adventure for you this weekend: head to dinner with Florence Fairfax, the protagonist of Sophia Money-Coutts’ hilarious and feel-good romance The Wish List! The Wish List ‘Two, four, six, eight, ten…’ I muttered, taking the steps two at a time. Shit. Eleven steps. Read More
summer alternative rock paper scissors

An alternative to summer escapes with Alice Feeney

If summer just isn’t your thing and instead you’re pining for chilly days and wintry nights, why not escape to the snow-covered Scottish Highlands in Alice Feeney’s brand new gripping thriller, Rock Paper Scissors? Read an extract below! Amelia February 2020 My husband doesn’t recognise my face. I feel… Read More
World War Two

Katie King on writing World War Two Saga

To celebrate the release of her latest World War Two saga, The Evacuee War, author Katie King shared with us her journey and tips for writing the genre. How to Write or, More Precisely, How Not to Write a Romantic Historical Saga Trilogy When the… Read More
Summer Adventure Meet Me in Tahiti

Book your summer adventure with Georgia Toffolo!

This Monday morning we’re jetting off on a summer adventure with our friends over at Mills & Boon and Georgia Toffolo! Read an extract of her latest novel Meet Me in Tahiti below and escape the every day for a little while. Meet Me in Tahiti: Chapter One She… Read More
A Mother Never Lies

A Mother Never Lies… except when she does!

I became a mother in 2005, and again in 2007, and I’ve always promised my children that as long as they’re honest with me, everything else can be worked out. But the truth is, I haven’t always been so honest with them. There are the fun lies. And the helpful… Read More
Be Kind

Pre-order Be Kind to win a cushion set!

Unlock the incredible power of kindness with this small book with a huge heart. Packed with inspirational quotes, tips, actions and pearls of wisdom from famous personalities, experts and inspirational leaders alike, each page of this beautiful book will help you be kinder to yourself, to other people, and to… Read More
The Jigsaw Man Alternative Summer Escapes

An alternative to summer escapes with Nadine Matheson

Already over summer? Searching for something a little darker instead? We’ve got just the thing… Nadine Matheson’s gripping and gruesome serial killer thriller The Jigsaw Man will send chills down your spine even on the hottest of days! Read the extract below. Prologue 6.44 a.m. Greenwich Pier, low tide,… Read More

Meet The Island House Suspects/Guests

Alice has seen The Island Hotel in her dreams. She’s convinced the clues of her unknown past lie inside its gothic walls. So when she’s invited to spend the weekend at the newly renovated hotel, she heads to the Suffolk coast with her ex-boyfriend Leon, determined to discover the truth. Read More

Summer reading recommendations from Sophia Money-Coutts!

To celebrate the upcoming publication of the heartwarming and hilarious new novel Did You Miss Me?, we asked author Sophia Money-Coutts to share with us her top three reading recommendations for this summer! Have you read any of these?! The Paper Palace by Miranda Cowley Heller A wonderfully written… Read More

Book your summer adventure with Ed Jackson!

Each week throughout August we are heading off on a summer adventure with one of our brilliant books! Today we’re following in the footsteps of Ed Jackson up mountains and over adversity in this inspirational autobiography following his journey from tragedy to triumph. Read an extract of Lucky below!… Read More

An alternative to summer escapes with Claudia Winkleman

If summer reads aren’t your thing, don’t worry; Claudia Winkleman TOTALLY understands. That’s why today we’re sharing this brilliant extract from Quite where Claudia discusses her distaste for the warmer months. Which side of the argument are you on?! HERE COMES THE SUMMER I’m going to come straight… Read More