Goodreads Choice Awards 2017 Winners

They are here!

Goodreads has announced the 2017 winners of the Goodreads Choice Awards! Goodreads Choice Awards is an annual book awards that are chosen by the readers, one of the few book prizes where a book lover has a say. Congratulations to all the winners!  Continue reading “Goodreads Choice Awards 2017 Winners”

Book Review: Still Me by Jojo Moyes


Format: Hardcover

Pages: 400 pages

Published:  January 30, 2018

Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books

Genre: Fiction, Women’s Fiction, Romance

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Quote of the Day – April 8, 2017

The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms

But which will bloom most constantly?”

-Emily Bronte

Book Review: The Unexpected Consequences of Love by Jill Mansell


Format: Paperback
Pages: 432 pages
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
Published: February 3, 2015
Genre: Romance

When Josh Strachan, newly returned to his home in north Cornwall from sunny California, first meets Sophie Wells, he’s immediately smitten. Sophie’s pretty, she’s funny, she has lots of friends and she clearly loves her job as a photographer, despite the sometimes tricky clients. There’s just one problem: Sophie has very firmly turned her back on love. It’s nothing personal, she tells Josh, but she just doesn’t do dates. And no one – even Sophie’s scatty best friend Tula – will tell him why. Josh is sure Sophie likes him, though, and he’s just got to find out what’s put her off romance. And then put things right… ”

If you are looking for your next heartwarming, romantic story, look no further. You can’t go wrong with this latest gem by Jill Mansell. I don’t read a lot of romance novels. If I do, they have to have some other factors and different plotlines mixed in. But there is an exception with Mansell’s books. The relationships are portrayed as deep and meaningful without any graphic sex scenes.
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