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    5 Ways to be More Hyggeligt
    by Alice
    2017/11/17  |  Features  |  

    ‘Hygge is a feeling of well-being, of togetherness, of enjoying what you are doing, and who you are with… Hygge is about the shared experience, not the end result.’   With the release of Clara Christensen’s Hygge and Kisses fast approaching, I have been looking at ways to inject a …

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    10 Ideas for a Magical Christmas Wedding
    by Alice
    2017/11/16  |  Features  |  

    To celebrate the release of Paige Toon’s A Christmas Wedding – the short story sequel to Thirteen Weddings – I have put together a list of festive wedding ideas! From invites to decorations, from food to favours, here are 10 things that would make a Christmas wedding magical! 1. Send …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2017/11/14  |  Features  |  

    This week on #bookclub we have a bunch of fabulous 5* reviews and a new A Day in the Life of… feature from Rachel who blogs over at Rachale’s Reads. First up, The Regulars by Georgia Clark. I was really intrigued by this book, especially after reading the chapter sampler that ‘Books …

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    10 Easy Ideas for Random Acts of Kindness
    by Alice
    2017/11/13  |  Features  |  

    As today is #WorldKindnessDay, we have been thinking about what random acts of kindness we can perform today… ‘Random Acts of Kindness’ was a term coined by writer Anne Herbert when she wrote ‘practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty’ on a placemat in 1982 and it …

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    Quick and Easy Biscuit Recipe!
    by Alice
    2017/11/13  |  Features  |  

    Published today, Snowy Nights at Castle Court is part one in a brand new series from bestselling author Holly Hepburn. It tells the story of two women following their dream of opening a biscuit shop in the gorgeous Castle Court, a three-storey food court tucked away behind Chester’s bustling streets. Cat …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2017/11/06  |  Features  |  

    This week on #bookclub we have something a little different from Zarina de Ruiter who runs the awesome Page to Stage Reviews blog… first up is her A Day in the Life…. feature, and then a cracking review of Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan that publishes in January …

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    The Books and the City New York Christmas Guide!
    by Alice
    2017/11/02  |  Features  |  

    Today, we’ve published a cracking new edition of the Melissa Hill bestselling novel, A Gift to Remember so to celebrate, we thought we’d compile a New York Christmas Guide – because nobody does romance quite like Melissa Hill and nowhere does Christmas quite like New York! Of course, we all know the typical things …

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    Flying High!
    by Kate Furnivall
    2017/11/02  |  Features  |  

    It’s Publication Day for The Betrayal and I am flying sky-high as I contemplate this very special moment. It’s the same every time. I try to play it cool. Shrug a blasé shoulder. A seasoned author who raises an eyebrow and mutters, ‘Oh yeah, another book out.’ But I never get used …

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    Pepper. Day 39.
    by SJV
    2017/11/01  |  Features  |  

    It’s been months since I last put pen to paper for the purposes of writing a piece … thank goodness I’m not an actual columnist and my livelihood depends on a regular stream of words at $4 a pop! You see, I’ve been slightly preoccupied if truth be told. Sure …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2017/10/30  |  Features  |  

    This week on #bookclub we have a whole bunch of fabulous reviews from Rachel who blogs at Rachel’s Random Reads! First up, and just in Sleigh Rides and Silver Bells at the Christmas Fair by Heidi Swain! “Wow…just wow… you want more words? Spectacular, hooked me in and wouldn’t let me …