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    BLOG BOOK TOUR: Alice, Shaken and Definitely Stirred by Paula Smith [Review]

    **Alice, Shaken and Definitely Stirred was sent to me in exchange for an honest review. Thanks to Random Things Tours for having me on the tour.** Summary This uplifting romantic comedy takes you on Alice’s journey, interweaving her relationships with real-life characters and dreams involving her favourite romantic screen idols. Lamenting the loss of her long-term partner and having been made redundant, Alice makes a New Year’s resolution to get on with life, and definitely without a man. But things don’t quite go to plan. As her Aunt Betty says, ‘Men, dear, are like buses, there are none on the horizon then three come along at once.’ Alice certainly is…

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    BLOG BOOK TOUR: Your Friend Forever by Zena Barrie [GIVEAWAY]

    **Thanks to Random Things Tours for having me on the tour for Your Friend Forever.** SUMMARY Preston, 1981. Maud, who is twelve and lives with her dysfunctional parents and her elder brother, spends a lot of time in her bedroom writing letters to her favourite popstar, Tom Harding, the lead singer on punk band called Horsefly. No one really understands her or tries to – and she thinks Tom might have some answers to her many, many questions… Until the PO Box is closed and her letters start getting returned. Then, one day, she does receive a letter. Thirty years later, Maud starts to write to Tom again… GIVEAWAY I’m…

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    BLOG BOOK TOUR: Real Men Knit by Kwana Jackson [Review]

    **Real Men Knit was sent to me for free in exchange for an honest review. Thanks to Random Things Tours for having me on the tour.** Summary Kerry Fuller has worked at Joy Strong’s knitting shop – Strong Knits – for years. And she’s had a secret crush on Joy’s son, heartbreaker Jesse Strong, for even longer.  When Joy unexpectedly passes away, Jesse vows that he will keep the shop open, no matter what. And with no idea of where to start, he reaches out to Kerry for help. Soon Kerry is teaching Jesse all the knitty-gritty parts of the business – all the while trying to keep her heart…

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    BOOK BLOG TOUR: Legal Crime by Samiksha Bhattacharjee [Author Guest Blog]

    When this landed in my inbox (thanks to Random Things Tours), I was over the moon because not only does it sound fantastic – but Samiksha is only thirteen years old! Isn’t it an incredible feat that she already has a published book? I truly believe in fostering young talent and letting it flourish so I wanted Samiksha to give us an insight into herself, and Legal Crime in her own words. Without further ado, let’s have a read of this wonderful guest post… Guest Post Hi! My name’s Samiksha, and I’m thirteen years old, hello from London! I live with my parents and little brother. I recently found out…

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    BLOG BOOK TOUR: Perfect on Paper by Gillian Harvey [Extract & Review]

    Summary It’s time to shake things up a little… Clare Bailey’s life is perfect. Successful career, loving husband, two kids and a gorgeous townhouse. At least, that’s how it looks like from the outside. In fact, she’s never felt more invisible. Her boss barely remembers her name, her husband is distracted by his new TV job and her daughter has never found her more embarrassing! But when she’s given a chance to turn her life upside-down she wonders whether she should risk everything she loves for a life that’s more than just ‘perfect on paper’…?  Extract ‘It’s not as if Nigel’s even going to read my memo anyway,’ she griped…