Genre: Women's Literary Fiction

Friday In Focus Macie Steele

Friday In Focus Macie Steele

It’s Friday!!!! and today I am delighted to be joined by Marcie Steele to learn a little bit more about her. Tell us a little about you I’m actually Mel Sherratt and I write crime thrillers under my own name. However, I write contemporary women’s fiction under the pen name of Marcie Steele. Marcie loves friends and coffee and cake… and shoes. Tell us about your new book The Second Chance Shoe Shop is about three characters who work in a shoe shop that is threatened with closure. If the shop closes, they not only lose their jobs but the […]



A Place for Us Part 4

A Place for Us Part 4

The FOURTH and FINAL of four exclusive part-serialisations of a A Place for Us by Harriet Evans. Steal a march on everyone and enjoy this magnificent conclusion to a beautiful novel. The day Martha Winter decided to tear apart her family began like any other day. So opens A Place for Us by Sunday Times bestselling author Harriet Evans, a book you’ll dive into, featuring a family you’ll fall in love with … and never want to leave. If you devour Rosamund Pilcher and Maeve Binchy and have discovered Jojo Moyes, you’ll be thrilled to add Harriet Evans to your […]



A Place for Us Part 3

A Place for Us Part 3

The day Martha Winter decided to tear apart her family began like any other day. So opens A Place for Us by Sunday Times bestselling author Harriet Evans, a book you’ll dive into, featuring a family you’ll fall in love with … and never want to leave. If you devour Rosamund Pilcher and Maeve Binchy and have discovered Jojo Moyes, you’ll be thrilled to add Harriet Evans to your collection of favourite authors. The house has soft, purple wisteria twining around the door. You step inside. The hall is cool after the hot summer’s day. The welcome is kind, and […]



A Place for Us Part 2

A Place for Us Part 2

The second of four exclusive part-serialisations of a A Place for Us by Harriet Evans will reunite you with the Winter family … The day Martha Winter decided to tear apart her family began like any other day. So opens A Place for Us by Sunday Times bestselling author Harriet Evans, a book you’ll dive into, featuring a family you’ll fall in love with … and never want to leave. If you devour Rosamund Pilcher and Maeve Binchy and have discovered Jojo Moyes, you’ll be thrilled to add Harriet Evans to your collection of favourite authors. The house has soft, […]



A Place For Us Part 1

A Place For Us Part 1

The house has soft, purple wisteria twining around the door. You step inside. The hall is cool after the hot summer’s day. The welcome is kind, and always warm. Yet something makes you suspect life here can’t be as perfect as it seems. After all, the brightest smile can hide the darkest secret. But wouldn’t you pay any price to have a glorious place like this? Welcome to Winterfold. Martha Winter’s family is finally coming home. This book has been on my TBR pile for a while and as part of the Netgalley challenge I’m taking part in I thought […]



Outside The Box Blitz

Outside The Box Blitz

BLUE MERCY by Orna Ross The book: Mercy stands accused of killing her elderly and tyrannical father. Now, at the end of her life, she needs Star, the daughter she fought to protect, to know what really happened that fateful night in 1989. The author: Orna Ross writes novels, poems and the Go Creative! book series. The Bookseller calls her “one of the 100 most influential people in publishing” for her work with The Alliance of Independent Authors. CRAZY FOR TRYING by Joni Rodgers The book: A regional bestseller short-listed for the Barnes & Noble Discover Award. In the 1970s, […]