#bookclub Feature – Poppy’s Recipe for Life by SJV
Treat yourself to a glorious novel full of food, sunshine, friendship and love!
Things haven’t always been straightforward in Poppy’s life but her dreams are finally within her reach.
She’s moving into a cottage in beautiful Nightingale Square, close to the local community garden, where she can indulge her passion for making preserves and pickles. She may not have the best relationship with her family but she is surrounded by loving friends, and feels sure that even her grumpy new neighbour, Jacob, has more to him than his steely exterior belies.
But the unexpected arrival of Poppy’s troubled younger brother soon threatens her new-found happiness and as the garden team works together to win community space of the year, Poppy must decide where her priorities lie and what she is prepared to fight for …
Jessica says: ‘An amazing read, perfect for the Summer, with delicious recipes that are sure to make your mouth water and get you baking with all your fresh produce straight from your very own garden.’ Read her full blog tour stop here.
Gemma says: ‘There is so much to enjoy and take away from Poppy’s Recipe for life; it’s about food, friendship, community and relationships – all filled with Heidi Swain’s trademark warmth, humour and huge dollop of charm! ‘ Read her full review here.
Stacy says: ‘What shines brightly off the pages of this story is the overwhelming sense of community spirit. Nightingale Square is a beacon of hope and love for its residents, with a deep healing power that emits from each and every corner to improve the lives of all of its dwellers. The writing is warm and welcoming and the narrative pulled me into its embrace like an old friend….it certainly was a joy to behold.’ Read her full review here.
Emma says: ‘Heidi’s easy writing and lovable characters make this such an enjoyable read. I could have spent many more hours in this community and I hope that Heidi writes another book set here. I would love to return.’ Read her full review here.
Linda says: ‘Poppy’s Recipe for Life is absolutely glorious. Heidi Swain has written the most wonderful, uplifting and captivating story that warms the heart and soul and brings joy to the reader. I finished the book feeling my life had been enriched by the read.’ Read her full review and enter the giveaway here.