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Book Review: My husbands daughter by Emma Robinson

Genre: Domestic Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Cara took a deep breath and let it out slowly. ‘She’s not just my daughter,’ she said as she turned in her seat to face Jack. This man she had once loved, but who she hadn’t seen for nearly five years. ‘Sophie is your daughter too.’ It is just… Continue reading Book Review: My husbands daughter by Emma Robinson

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Book Review: When You Were Mine by Kate Hewitt

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Domestic Fiction Plot: “Dylan…” I croak, but my little boy doesn’t even look at me. “Dylan,” I say again, my voice breaking now, and the social worker gives me a reproving look. I’m not helping, but I don’t care. “Dylan!” My voice is louder now, and my gaze stays locked with my… Continue reading Book Review: When You Were Mine by Kate Hewitt

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Book Review: Differently Normal by Tammy Robinson

Genre: Teen/ Ya Rating: 5/5 Plot: For Maddy, life is all about routine. It has to be, to keep her autistic sister happy and healthy. With just Maddy and her mother as Bee's full-time carers, there's no time in Maddy's life for complications like friends, let alone a boyfriend. So when Maddy meets Albert, the… Continue reading Book Review: Differently Normal by Tammy Robinson

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Book Review: Never stop walking by Christina Rick Ardsson

Rating: 4/5 Genre: Memoir Plot: An extraordinary memoir of one woman’s fight to find her true self between the life into which she was born and the one she was given. Christiana Mara Coelho was born into extreme poverty in Brazil. After spending the first seven years of her life with her loving mother in… Continue reading Book Review: Never stop walking by Christina Rick Ardsson

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Book Review: A million little lies by Bette Lee Crosby

Rating: 4/5 Genre: Domestic fiction Plot: When Suzanna Duff was ten years old, she lost her mama, and that’s when the lies began. At first, they were just harmless little fibs, a way to hide her unbearable loneliness and the truth about a daddy who came home rip-roaring drunk every night. But in time, the… Continue reading Book Review: A million little lies by Bette Lee Crosby

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Book Review: A mothers choice by Ali Mercer

Genre: Domestic Fiction/ Thriller Rating: 5/5 Plot: I watch them at the school gates, all the mothers with their daughters. I see the hugs and all those thoughtful little adjustments to scarves and ponytails. How their love seems to overflow, they have so much of it to give.  And then I walk home to my… Continue reading Book Review: A mothers choice by Ali Mercer

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Book Review: The lost girls of Devon by Barbara O Neal

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Domestic fiction/ Thriller Plot: One of Travel + Leisure’s most anticipated books of summer 2020. From the Washington Post and Amazon Charts bestselling author of When We Believed in Mermaids comes a story of four generations of women grappling with family betrayals and long-buried secrets. It’s been years since Zoe Fairchild has… Continue reading Book Review: The lost girls of Devon by Barbara O Neal

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Book review: Unmarrigeable by Soniah Kamal

Genre: Fiction/ retelling Rating: 5/5 Plot: In this one-of-a-kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern-day Pakistan, Alys Binat has sworn never to marry--until an encounter with one Mr. Darsee at a wedding makes her reconsider. A scandal and vicious rumor concerning the Binat family have destroyed their fortune and prospects for desirable marriages,… Continue reading Book review: Unmarrigeable by Soniah Kamal