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Book Review: The Returning Tide by Liz Fenwick (@liz_fenwick) @orionbooks

To say I loved this book is an understatement and if I could give it more than 5 stars, I would! It is, simply, stunning and had me hooked from the very first page. ~ Book Blurb~ Two sisters and one betrayal that will carry across generations . . . In wartime Cornwall, 1943, a… Continue reading Book Review: The Returning Tide by Liz Fenwick (@liz_fenwick) @orionbooks

Books · Carol Drinkwater

Pre-Order: The Lost Girl by Carol Drinkwater (@Carol4OliveFarm) @MichaelJBooks

I have pre-ordered THE LOST GIRL by Carol Drinkwater. Why is this significant? Well, I have to admit I do not pre-order books. However, from devouring the author's bestselling Olive Series and her superb novel THE FORGOTTEN SUMMER, I just know that this book is going to be wonderful (read my review of THE FORGOTTEN… Continue reading Pre-Order: The Lost Girl by Carol Drinkwater (@Carol4OliveFarm) @MichaelJBooks

Books · Liz Fenwick · Reviews

Under A Cornish Sky by Liz Fenwick (@liz_fenwick) @orionbooks

Under A Cornish Sky by Liz Fenwick My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is the first book by Liz Fenwick which I have read and what an introduction it has been to her writing! I loved 'Under A Cornish Sky' right from the beginning. Liz Fenwick has a beautiful style of writing which flows seamlessly.… Continue reading Under A Cornish Sky by Liz Fenwick (@liz_fenwick) @orionbooks

Books · Other Bookish Things

New book purchase: ‘Maestra’ by L.S. Hilton (@lshiltonauthor) @BonnierZaffre

Today, I bought a second-hand copy of MAESTRA by L.S. Hilton. I heard about this book when it was published last year but I have to admit that I have not read much about it. Here is a description from Amazon UK:'By day Judith Rashleigh is a put-upon assistant at a London auction house. By night… Continue reading New book purchase: ‘Maestra’ by L.S. Hilton (@lshiltonauthor) @BonnierZaffre

Books · Carol Drinkwater · Other Bookish Things · Reviews

Thank you Penguin! (@Carol4OliveFarm @MichaelJBooks ‏@PenguinUKBooks)

**I first published this post on an old blog site on 8 September 2016** To coincide with today's paperback release of the wonderful The Forgotten Summer by Carol Drinkwater, the Marketing Team at Michael Joseph, Penguin Random House, have put together some great cards with quotes from bloggers and readers to share. How fabulous is that?! Click here to… Continue reading Thank you Penguin! (@Carol4OliveFarm @MichaelJBooks ‏@PenguinUKBooks)

Books · Carol Drinkwater · Reviews

The Forgotten Summer by Carol Drinkwater (@Carol4OliveFarm) @MichaelJBooks

**I first published this post on an old blog site on 2 May 2016** I wanted to share with you the best book I have read this year. The Forgotten Summer, published in February 2016, is the latest book from one of my favourite authors: Carol Drinkwater.  My initial idea for this post was going… Continue reading The Forgotten Summer by Carol Drinkwater (@Carol4OliveFarm) @MichaelJBooks

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St Catherine’s Hospice Midnight Walk 2016

**I first published this post on an old blog site on 8 September 2016** On the evening of Saturday 2nd July 2016 and into the early hours of Sunday 3rd July 2016, over 400 women, including myself, and my mum, ditched our beauty sleep to walk 7, 13 or 20 miles in the St Catherine's Hospice… Continue reading St Catherine’s Hospice Midnight Walk 2016