Encouraged by a childhood dream she shared with her beloved father, she is determined to continue his legacy and moves to the old Mill on Magnolia lane, a place he had always longed to own. Restoring the old windmill is a much bigger job than Lizzie bargained for, especially when she is distracted by her new next door neighbour Jude, who has temptingly twinkly eyes and a body to die for.
I love the plot that kept me hooked till the last page and the cast of characters. Perfect read for the summer days!’ south Dublin Reads‘What a great story, I got really involved in the rebuilding of the windmill and the family dynamics. I felt like I was friends with all the characters. The sky is cornflower blue, the air is scented with the smell of fresh apple blossom and Lizzie Lovell can’t wait to start her new life in the mill on Magnolia Lane.
I highly recommend this and any of her other books. It’s my life, 5 stars‘a heartwarming and emotional novel to be sure, but it was still lovely and had a beautiful ending. It's a lovely story about love, relationships and about losing a loved one. But is she just about to fall in love with someone she shouldn’t? When Lizzie loses her larger-than-life dad she doesn’t know how to move forward.
It has a great story line, excellent main characters and it is a real page turner. Highly recommended!’ scrapping and playing, 5 starsi am a big fan of tilly Tennant so I couldn't wait to get my hands on this book, and it didn't disappoint! This is the ultimate feel good romance book… Throughout the book you are treated to the blossoming romance between Lizzie and Jude.
Hattie's Home for Broken Hearts: A heartwarming laugh out loud romantic comedy
I will definitely be reading more by this author. Little miss book lover‘i love tilly’s books, and this one was a real pleasure to read… Great storyline, and a warm, captivating read. Goodreads reviewer, Five stars‘The perfect heartwarming read for the summer. I raced through the story finishing it in an afternoon.
. I couldn't help feeling like the grinch whose heart grew several sizes while reading this wonderful story. The reading chemist‘Another fabulous story from Tilly. Hattie can’t help but fall in love with the donkeys and the opportunity to get close to dreamy Canadian vet Seth but Jo is harder to get to know and when she finds her boss sobbing in her sleep one stormy night, she knows that her new friend is hiding a dark secret.
Can hattie trust what owen says, especially when he seems intent on standing in the way of her blossoming romance with Seth? And can Hattie help Jo to start healing and the donkeys of Sweet Briar Farm?A beautiful story that will melt the hardest of hearts. What a marvellous read this was. This book is perfect to read on holiday.
The Little Guesthouse of New Beginnings: A gorgeously feel good and heartwarming romance to escape with
Perfect for fans of Carole Matthews, Milly Johnson and Debbie Macomber. Why readers are falling in love with The Little Guesthouse of New Beginnings:‘Oozed charm and warmth and I loved everything about it…. A feel-good read that will leave you feeling all warm and snug inside… fabulous… will have you forgetting all sense of time.
He works hard as a builder, with his faithful dog Jaws by his side, but something is missing and he dreams of bigger things. As connor helps to revamp the guesthouse, sharing wine with old friends and ice-cream with quirky new neighbours, he wonders if this could be his opportunity to tell the woman he’s secretly been in love with for years how he really feels…As Madison embraces life on the close-knit island, she also finds herself being drawn to shy Connor.
Loved it!’ by the letter book Reviews, 5 stars‘Made me laugh and melted my heart. Wonderful!!’ stardust book reviews, 5 starsthe sunshine hideaway, and stunning view of Sunflower Island’s golden beaches, with its big bay windows, fresh-baked scones, is the only place Madison Skylar has ever truly thought of as home.
Will this be enough to save the guesthouse, before it’s too late?Handsome and mysterious Connor has lived on Sunflower Island his whole life. So madison throws herself into transforming it into a stunning wellness retreat. Lovely and heart-warming!… i was hooked on this book from the very first page…Grab it now and settle down to enjoy the loveliness that this book gives!
The Summer Getaway: A feel good holiday read
Great characters and the story plot is amazing and an easy read that you just can't put down. And just when ashley thought things couldn’t get any better, comes the news of a handsome new occupant in the villa next door. But fate has other plans for Ashley. Raphael. It is the perfect setting for a week of quality time together; they plan to cycle through the sun-drenched vineyards, lounge by the glistening pool and practise their French on friendly locals.
Ashley moon is all set for a dream holiday with her daughter in the glittering French Riviera. At its heart this story is about family and how complicated life can be along with showing a sweet and beautiful romance! Charmed from start to finish, a perfect summer story!’ Rae Reads. But nothing can prepare her for the shock of discovering who’s staying in the villa next door… Ashley got much more than a suntan on her first ever foreign holiday; one whirlwind romance and nine months later she had a daughter, Molly.
Too heartbroken and proud to ever contact the father, Ashley made a decision to go it alone and raise her daughter herself. I stayed up until 4 am to finish the novel in one sitting. Goodreads Reviewer'Full of happiness and fun. A fantastic read from the first page worth far more than five stars.
The House at Greenacres: An uplifting, cosy Cornish romance Cornish Hearts Book 1
As holly watches rich flourish in his new role as father to baby Luke, she realises that though they can’t change the past, the future is still theirs to write…An uplifting, emotional Cornwall-set romance perfect for fans of Holly Martin and Phillipa Ashley. Praise for the house at Greenacres‘A really lovely book.
My first by this author. Darcie has a magical way of writing that instantly makes you smile and feeling good’ 5* Reader review‘Perfect summer read. But now an unexpected loss and financial trouble has led her back to the family vineyard and it’s time to tell Rich the truth – he’s a father. Surrounded by the memories of what they once shared Holly’s anger fades in the glow of Rich’s undeniable love for their son and the way he selflessly steps in to help the vineyard out of trouble.
All roads lead home…when holly dryden fled Penhallow Sands nearly a year ago she was determined to put the past – and Rich Turner – behind her. Will be looking out for more’ 5* reader review‘good summer read for anyone who likes Phillipa Ashley or Cathy Bramley!’ 4* Reader review‘A really lovely book and Holly is someone you just want to give a big hug too.
A beautiful written light-hearted romance. A good feel good read’ 5* reader review‘Brilliant plot, excellent main characters that you invest in’ 5* Reader review.
Coming Home to Holly Close Farm: Addictive, heart-warming and laugh-out-loud funny
A heart-breaking tale of wartime romance, jealousy and betrayal slowly emerges, and, before long, but with a moral at its end: true love can withstand any obstacle, Charlie dares to believe in love again too. Perfect for fans of Phillipa Ashley, Katie Fforde and Jill Mansell. Their great-grandmother, holly close farm, madge – now in her early nineties – reveals she has a house, mysteriously abandoned over sixty years ago, and persuades the girls to project manage its renovation.
. Charlie maddison loves being an architect in London, Dominic, but when she finds out her boyfriend, is actually married, she runs back to the beautiful countryside of Westenbury and her parents. As work gets underway, the sisters start uncovering their family's history, and the dark secrets that are hidden at the Farm.
Julie houston's novels are heart-warming, full of joy and completely addictive. Charlie's sister daisy, a landscape gardener, is also back home in desperate need of company and some fun.
The House at Hope Corner: The perfect feel good holiday romance novel
The view across the valley takes her breath away; everywhere she looks tiny patches of colour – ochre, chestnut, lime and purple. I highly recommended this book and can't wait to get my hands on all of her books!!!!!!!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘Joyful and uplifting and really warms the cockles of your heart… Entirely uplifting and satisfying, with an ending that really does bring a tear to the eye along with the widest of smiles.
Can she find a way to save her relationship and the first house she’s ever truly called home?An absolutely gorgeous and utterly uplifting romance to sweep you off your feet! Perfect reading for fans of Jenny Colgan, Lucy Diamond and Debbie Johnson. Readers adore the house at hope corner:‘wow!!! five stars is not enough for this book! Absolutely nothing more than delightful and purely heart-warming! I did not put this book down!!… touched my heart on so many levels, that I feel my words are not enough!
. I couldn’t stop until i’d finished, fab!! would definitely recommend!’ Stardust Book Reviews, fab, and this took me just less than a day! It was full of emotion with plenty of smiles and a few tears thrown in for good measure… Fab, 5 stars . The writing is excellent – an ease of readability, a vividly described setting, excellent character development… this book has all the warmth of the fluffiest blanket, and I enjoyed it very much.
Being anne, 5 stars‘literally took my breath away… an uplifting read that will have you feel like you can tackle anything. Some parts were a tad emotional but otherwise this was such a great read that will uplift and inspire.
New Beginnings at Wynter House Wyntersleap series Book 2
And so is Adam Wynter. This is book two in the Wyntersleap series but it can be read as a standalone. And it’s not just adam and Rafe Wynter who are pleased Hazel and Amelia have come to stay. But newly single, jo is determined to have some fun, both at Wynter House and in Merriment Bay. Perhaps she should enlist her niece, old secrets, ghosts from the past, Sasha’s help because just when she thought she had found the love of her life, and new arrivals might shatter all her dreams.
Now a shocking secret has life-changing consequences for the Wynters, as the New Year brings revelations. Olivia wynter will enjoy bossing nurse hazel around and she also makes it clear Amelia – who is handling the marketing for Rafe’s new business venture – is far more suited to be her grandson’s girlfriend than Neva will ever be.
Whilst amelia is ensconced at Wynter House, Neva is busy with her new hair and beauty salon in Merriment Bay. At least she has her best friend, Jo Duncan to lean on. And relatives to Wynter House. It also brings Hazel Smart and Amelia Goodbody. The new year brings unexpected revelations at Wynter House. Neva grey’s Christmas brought several surprises.
A Little Hotel in Cornwall
Will maisie find the chance she's been waiting for — and a possible new romance — in her perfect Cornish summer?A feel-good, escapist romance in the spirit of adventurous titles by Jill Mansell, Lucy Coleman, and Hannah Ellis! . With nothing to lose, she takes off for the author's last known location, a beautiful hotel on Cornwall's western coast.
When she receives the author's reply in an envelope with a Cornish postmark, Maisie decides not to take the writer's half-hearted 'no' for an answer. Desperate, a celebrated but reclusive English novelist, she decides to take a chance and ask her favourite writer, to help her find a second chance. And a chance for a summer adventure far bigger than she ever imagined.
Surrounded by breathtaking cornwall and working in an elegant hotel, and unintentional mishaps — and despite reminders of past relationship disasters, charming local resident Sidney Daniels has her conflicted about her heart's desires, Maisie's world becomes one of secret identities, quirky friends, a certain handsome, too.
Struggling american waitress and aspiring novelist Maisie Clark dreams of becoming a full-time writer — even though in real life she's just lost her chance at an exclusive writer's mentorship program that would give her novel its big break. But when the hotel mistakes her for the latest applicant for a maid's position, Maisie finds herself given an opportunity too good to lose.
Escape to the Little French Cafe: A laugh out loud romantic comedy to fall in love with
Brilliantly written. Full of fun, giggles and romance. Between the pages book club‘i was hooked from the beginning of the story… i laughed out loud, I have a smile on my face! Thoroughly loved this story!’ Goodreads reviewer, and in the end, cried… This story has it all, 5 stars‘I snort laughed… Hilarious.
Smile love read Repeat‘5 Stars. She’s sworn off men ever since she moved to France, but she and Jay have a connection that stretches back years. But could taking a chance on an old flame complete her new life – or ruin everything she’s worked so hard for?A gorgeous rom com full of sunshine, croissants and sparkling romance! Perfect for fans of Debbie Johnson, Zara Stoneley and Debbie Macomber.
What readers are saying about escape to the little french café:‘Oh I did laugh!! I absolutely bloomin' LOVED reading this… Such an uplifting, cosy novel which will make your heart leap with joy. The writing garnet‘so many laugh-out-loud moments that i lost count of them and the story reeled me in from the very first page! i became so absorbed within the storyline that I forgot where I was… Grab yourself a little bit of romantic escapism to France… You won’t regret it!’ Stardust Book Reviews‘Pulled me in from the opening paragraph and held my attention until the concluding page – I loved every moment… The perfect romantic pick me up with plenty of humour and comedy thrown in for good measure… I couldn't recommend it more.
Stacy is reading‘Perfect and laugh-out-loud funny. On the beautiful french coast lies the café belle vie, a peaceful haven offering a warm welcome and delicious pains au chocolat – and where Natalie’s quiet life is about to be turned upside down…When thirty-one-year-old Natalie Bright’s boyfriend dumps her and immediately gets engaged to his ex-girlfriend, she escapes her heartbreak and moves to the charming village of Chamillon on the Île de Ré.
She’s determined to build a new life there: writing about farmer’s markets for a local magazine, exploring the local vineyards on her bike, and taking advantage of the sunshine.
The Summer of Secrets: A feel good romance novel perfect for holiday reading
But harper is about to discover something that will change her luck forever. Just keeps you guessing. You just fall into and lose yourself right from the very first page. I was glued to my Kindle for a few days that's for sure! . Perfect for fans of Debbie Johnson, Jenny Colgan and Kristan Higgins. What everyone’s saying about The Summer of Secrets:‘I loved every minute of it.
. I’m looking forward to her next already. Broadbean’s books‘Love, love, love this book. Necessities of Life‘Beautiful. Goodreads Reviewer. Had me hooked right through to the last page! … a delightful story full of love, laughter and tears… Highly recommended!!’ Stardust Book Reviews, 5 stars‘Wow absolutely wow.
. Not until an expert can identify whether the stunning collection of jewellery she found hidden in the farm’s foundations is priceless, or more trouble than it’s worth… As news of the discovery spreads through the Silver Hill, it seems everyone has a secret history making them the rightful owner.
Alas, i'm now bereft and missing my dose of feel-good from Harper and her friends at Silver Hill Farm. Kraftireader, 5 stars‘You immediately feel right at home.