‘The letters of Hotel Mille Luci were set in stone, glinting with turquoise and jade’. When Kit loses her mother in tragic circumstances she feels drawn to connect with the father she has never met. The search brings her to the Thousand Lights Hotel on the perfect Italian Island of Elba. Within this idyllic setting … More The Thousand Lights Hotel by Emylia Hall
THEN She was fifteen, her mother’s golden girl. She had her whole life ahead of her. And then, in the blink of an eye, Ellie was gone. NOW It’s been ten years since Ellie disappeared, but Laurel has never given up hope of finding her daughter. And then one day a charming and charismatic stranger … More Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell
COW [n.] /kaʊ/ A piece of meat; born to breed; past its sell-by-date; one of the herd. Women don’t have to fall into a stereotype. Tara, Cam and Stella are strangers living their own lives as best they can – though when society’s screaming you should live life one way, it can be hard to … More Cows by Dawn O’Porter
Last week was my birthday week and I feel like I need to share these two books with you that I received. One was sent to me from the lovely people at Headline for review and one was given to me by my Mum and Dad for my birthday. These books can actually make my … More When a book can make your day!
Four years ago to the day I was at home messing about on my laptop. We were getting a new floor laid and I was confined to the living room. Always a keen reader, I had started to read ‘blogs’ and watch ‘vlogs’ as this seemed the new thing to do. A new craze if … More Happy 4th Birthday Jewellbooks
As always Isabelle Broom has had me pulling out my trusty backpack and frantically searching for last minute holiday deals online. Such a beautiful book set in what sounds like the most idealic spanish village. Mojacar is the where we set our scene, which is in the province of Almeria in southern Spain. This book … More Then, Now, Always by Isabelle Broom
Retiro Park is the largest public park in Madrid and is known locally and literally as ‘Park of the Pleasant Retreat’. It covers an amazing 350 acres and is filled from start to finish with beautiful sculptures, monuments and lakes. The park originally belonged to royalty and has had massive royal involvement since the 1500’s. … More Retiro Park, Madrid.