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The Little Grave, by Carolyn Arnold

    Detective Amanda Steele’s life was devastated five years ago when a drunk driver killed her husband, her daughter, and her unborn child. Now she is called to the scene of his murder. Can she solve the case despite her personal interest. And will she convince her colleagues that her alibi is real…? The […]

The German Girl, by Lily Graham

1990s Sweden: Ingrid moves home to care for her aged grandfather. He has early dementia and is confused, leading him to reveal that he once had a twin sister… 1930s Germany: Asta and Jurgen are twins who grew up in Hamburg. But their lives changed forever when the Nazis take power in 1933 and Jewish […]

#ParentPower linky 14

Hello: #ParentPower is back after our Christmas break! I hope you are all safe and well and not too daunted by the start of 2021! You don’t need to be a parent to join in but family friendly posts are essential. Have you any parenting hacks, recipes or gift ideas to link up with us? […]

December 2020: a month in review

2020 seems like a very long time ago as January has been pretty crazy so far! Family: we went on a walk to admire the local Christmas lights for my dad and Chris’ birthdays in the middle of the month. We made a Christmas bubble with Mum and Dad so spent the big day with […]

Did My Love Life Shrink in the Wash? by Kristen Bailey

    Beth Callaghan and her boyfriend Will have started on their momentous parenthood journey. Newborn Joe is a source of wonderment and confusion as they suddenly find themselves adapting to their new roles. But can their relationship cope with the pressure and changes a baby brings…? OMG I snorted with laughter soooo many times […]