Summer at Buttercup Beach

A gorgeously uplifting and heartwarming romance

Author: Holly Martin

Publisher: Bookouture

ISBN: 1786812002

Category: Fiction

Page: 280

View: 2992

The Cosy Canal Boat Dream

Author: Christie Barlow

Publisher: HarperImpulse

ISBN: 9780008240905


Page: 416

View: 1890

You will adore this heartwarming, laugh-out-loud romantic comedy from bestelling author Christie Barlow! 'Full of warmth, fun and feel-good factor' Sunday Times bestseller Katie Fforde Welcome to the Little Rock marina - where hearts are healed and dreams are made... For the last two years Nell Andrews has been struggling to stay afloat. As her life tumbled down around her, the only safety net has been her cosy canal boat, The Nollie. Tucked away inside, Nell has found a place to heal her broken heart. And now she's ready to move on and follow her dream... Gorgeous Guy Cornish, with his easy Irish charm, makes him an instant hit with everyone at the marina, and the perfect person to help Nell with her project. But Guy has his own reasons for being at the marina, and a past that threatens to sink Nell's dream... What readers are saying about The Cosy Canal Boat Dream: 'The queen of heartwarming fiction' Bella Osborne'What a gorgeous romance - fun, poignant and surprising' Sunday Times bestseller Michele Gorman'My favourite Christie Barlow book of all time...perfect for when you want to be lost in a cuddle of a book' Rachel's Random Reads'Christie Barlow's best book yet...Phenomenal' The Writing Garnet'Delightfully warm with plenty of twists and turns' Mama Life Magazine'An absolute joy to read and full of of the best writers in this genre' The Book Review Cafe

Archangel's Storm

Author: Nalini Singh

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101581433

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 3065

Enter New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh’s darkly beautiful world of archangels and immortal power, as a pact is sealed between two souls bound by blood, stirred by desire, and driven by vengeance… With wings of midnight and an affinity for shadows, Jason courts darkness. But now, with the Archangel Neha’s consort lying murdered in the jewel-studded palace that was his prison and her rage threatening cataclysmic devastation, Jason steps into the light, knowing he must unearth the murderer before it is too late. Earning Neha’s trust comes at a price—Jason must tie himself to her bloodline through the Princess Mahiya, a woman with secrets so dangerous, she trusts no one. Least of all an enemy spymaster. With only their relentless hunt for a violent, intelligent killer to unite them, Jason and Mahiya embark on a quest that leads to a centuries-old nightmare… and to the dark storm of an unexpected passion that threatens to drench them both in blood.

Come Home to Me

Author: Brenda Novak

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1460328566

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 859 Home is where her heart is When Presley Christensen returns to Whiskey Creek with her little boy after two years away, she has completely changed her life. She's made peace with her past and overcome the negative behavior that resulted from her difficult childhood. Now she's back in the small town that was the closest thing to "home" she ever knew—the town where she can be with the sister who's her only family. There's just one catch. Aaron Amos still lives in Whiskey Creek, at least until he moves to Reno to open a branch of the Amos brothers' auto body shop. And no matter how hard she's tried, Presley hasn't been able to get over him. Seeing him again makes the longing so much worse. But she hopes she can get through the next few months, because she can't fall back into his arms…or his bed. She's come too far to backslide now. And there's a secret she's been guarding—a secret she'll do anything to protect.

Spring at Blueberry Bay

An utterly perfect feel good romantic comedy

Author: Holly Martin

Publisher: Bookouture

ISBN: 1786811847

Category: Fiction

Page: 340

View: 1378

Welcome to beautiful Hope Island where the sea sparkles, the daffodils are blooming and a blossoming romance is just around the corner… Bella has always had a sunny outlook and caring nature, despite recently falling on hard times. When she finds a handsome homeless man on her doorstep, her kind heart tells her she must help him. So, she invites Isaac into her cottage and into her life in ways she could never have imagined… But Isaac is not what he seems. He’s keeping a huge secret from Bella, yet he never expected to fall for this open, generous and charming woman. Bella can’t ignore the chemistry between her and Isaac, but she’s had her trust badly broken in her past. Will she run when she learns the truth about Isaac, or will he be the one man who can help Bella believe in love again? A gorgeously romantic and heartwarming story to completely lose yourself in. Perfect for fans of Sarah Morgan, Jane Costello and Miranda Dickinson Read what everyone is saying about Spring at Blueberry Bay: “To say I loved this story is a huge understatement. I read it in one sitting and honestly could not put it down once I started … I loved every minute of it.” Fiona's Book Reviews 5* “OMG this is Holly's best book ever I haven't laughed so much in ages … hilarious and endearing … The chemistry is electric (and steamy too).” Goodreads Reviewer 5* “I absolutely flew through this book … A wonderful story that I have no doubt will leave you with a smile!” Rae Reads 5* “A fantastically romantic book … I was almost in tears … Spring at Blueberry Bay is Holly Martin at her best” Rachel’s Random Reads 5* “This is a hug in a book and I found it simply delightful.” Goodreads Reviewer 4* “Oh my! I think I’ve just fell in love with the amazing Isaac! The characters are just fantastic and incredibly loveable ... The book is jam packed with romance, passion and fun. This is one of the loveliest romances I’ve ever read.” Goodreads 5* “An absolutely FAB story! Holly Martin does it again! I LOVE Holly's books and this one is brilliant! A beautifully written, feel good, fun, charming tale that grabs you from the first page. Adored it and highly recommend to everyone.” Renita D'Silva “Every page of this book was delicious and impossible to put down … a beautifully written tale, that was funny and well thought out … Swoonsome, flirty and downright gorgeous.” Escapades of a Bookworm 5* “This is probably the best Holly Martin book I’ve read so far! Fantastic, fantastic, fantastic.” Stardust Book Reviews 5*

Bucket Filling from A to Z

The Key to Being Happy

Author: Carol McCloud,Caryn Butzke

Publisher: Bucket Fillers

ISBN: 0997486481

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 8189

This award-winning book uses the letters of the alphabet to help young and old see the many, simple ways that they can fill buckets and fill their own buckets in return. When you help children become bucket fillers, you give them the key to happiness...for it is in friendship, love, and good will to others that we are truly happy. Yes, bucket filling is the moment by moment choice to be kind and caring. Teaching and encouraging children to be bucket fillers is one of the greatest gifts you can give to them. Winner:2013 Southern California Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2013 London Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2013 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, Bronze, Mind-Body-Spirit/Self-Esteem2013 Mom's Choice Awards, Gold, Children's Picture Books-Developing Social Skills2013 NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards, Winner, Best Children's Interest Books2013 Great Midwest Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Paris Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Story Monster Approved Preschool- Kindergarten Books2014 Story Monster Approved Grades 1-3 Books2014 Reader's Favorite Book Awards, Silver, Children-Educational Books2014 Florida Authors & Publishers Association President's Awards, Silver, Children's Non-Fiction Books2014 USA Book News Awards, Finalist, Children's Mind/Body/Spirit Books2014 National Parenting Product Awards Honors Winner, Books-Preschool2014 International Book Awards, Finalist, Chidren's Picture Book-Non-fiction2014 Green Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Benjamin Franklin Book Awards, Silver, Interior Design (3 or More Color) - Children/YA2014 Teacher's Choice Awards, Winner, Books for the Family2014 New York Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 New York Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Hollywood Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Great Southeast Book Festival, Winner, Children's Books2014 Great Northwest Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Great Southwest Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Los Angeles Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2014 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, 1st Place, School Issues2014 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, 1st Place, Picture Books - 5 & Younger2014 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, 2nd Place, Charity/Making a Difference2015 Pacific Rim Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2015 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, Bronze, Picture Book-Preschool2015 Florida Book Festival, Runner-Up, Children's Books2015 Amsterdam Book Festival ,Honorable Mention, Children's Books2015 Beach Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books2015 San Francisco Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Books

Christmas at Mistletoe Cove

A heartwarming, cosy Christmas romance to fall in love with

Author: Holly Martin

Publisher: Bookouture

ISBN: 1786812851

Category: Fiction

Page: 268

View: 9651


A Debut Feel -good Heart-warming Romance Perfect for 2018


Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780008308612


Page: N.A

View: 5612

One Hundred Proposals

Author: Holly Martin

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1472097920

Category: Fiction

Page: 356

View: 6312

‘Is there really such a thing as a perfect proposal? Over the next hundred days I intend to find out. I will find one hundred ways to propose to our Chief Proposer Suzie McKenzie and post the results here for your enjoyment. One thing’s for sure, not one of my proposals will be on top of the Eiffel Tower with a dozen red roses.’

Coming Home to Cuckoo Cottage

Author: Heidi Swain

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1471147304

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 3501

From the bestelling author of Mince Pies and Mistletoe at the Christmas Market and The Cherry Tree Café comes a glorious summer treat of glamping, vintage tearooms and love ... When Lottie Foster’s grandmother’s best friend Gwen dies, she leaves Lottie her lovely home, Cuckoo Cottage. Lottie loves the cottage but Matt, a charming local builder, points out that beneath its charm it is falling apart. Luckily he is always on hand to help with the problems that somehow seem to keep cropping up. But is he just a bit too good to be true? Certainly Will, Lottie’s closest neighbour, seems to think so. Lottie plans to set up her own business renovating vintage caravans. She hasn’t told anyone about the project she has cooked up with Jemma from The Cherry Tree Café to repurpose Gwen’s old caravan and turn it into a gorgeous tearoom. But before she can finally enjoy living with her legacy she must uncover who she can trust, and who to avoid. And with two men vying for her attention, will she also find love? 'A sweet and lovely story. I guarantee you will fall in love with Heidi’s wonderful world' Milly Johnson 'A big, fat, cosy hug of a read... it will leave you with a warm glow!' Mandy Baggot, author of Those Summer Nights 'A perfect summer read... It made me want to pack up my cupcakes in my red spotty hanky and go and live in the book' Jane Linfoot, author of The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea 'A story that captures your heart - engaging characters, a gorgeous setting and chickens! A winning formula' Christie Barlow, author of Evie's Year of Taking Chances

Words Are Not for Hurting

Author: Elizabeth Verdick

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1575428083

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

View: 8477

The older children get, the more words they know and can use—including hurtful words. This book teaches children that their words belong to them: They can think before they speak, then choose what to say and how to say it. It also explores positive ways to respond when others use unkind words and reinforces the importance of saying “I’m sorry.” Includes tips for parents and caregivers.

Sleigh Rides and Silver Bells at the Christmas Fair

Author: Heidi Swain

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1471164861

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 5364

The new Christmas bestseller from the author of Mince Pies and Mistletoe at the Christmas Market! When Anna takes on the role of companion to the owner of Wynthorpe Hall, on the outskirts of Wynbridge, she has no idea that her life is set to change beyond all recognition. A confirmed ‘bah humbug’ when it comes to Christmas, Anna is amazed to find herself quickly immersed in the eccentric household, and when youngest son Jamie unexpectedly arrives home it soon becomes obvious that her personal feelings are going all out to compromise her professional persona. Jamie, struggling to come to terms with life back in the Fens, makes a pact with Anna – she has to teach him to fall back in love with Wynthorpe Hall, while he helps her fall back in love with Christmas. But will it all prove too much for Anna, or can the family of Wynthorpe Hall warm her heart once and for all...? Join Anna for a festive journey that is festooned with sleigh rides and silver bells and help her discover her happy ever after. Praise for Mince Pies and Mistletoe at the Christmas Market: ‘This charming and delightful novel is a total gem’ Heat, 5 stars ‘Swain’s delicious story is a true festive treat… tasty food, a sprinkling of intrigue and a large helping of romance!’ Lancashire Evening Post ‘Sparkling and romantic’ My Weekly


Author: Desmond Bagley

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008211361

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 4977

Action thriller by the classic adventure writer about security consultant, Max Stafford, set in Kenya.

Escape to Willow Cottage

Author: Bella Osborne

Publisher: Avon Books

ISBN: 9780008181024


Page: 464

View: 3073

The Escape to Willow Cottage was originally published as a four-part serial. This is the complete story in one package. A cosy and heartwarming seasonal romance, perfect for fans of Trisha Ashley. Beth is running away. With her young son Leo to protect, Willow Cottage is the lifeline she so desperately needs. Overlooking the village green in a beautiful Cotswolds idyll, Beth sees a warm, caring and safe place for little Leo. When she finally uncovers the cottage from underneath the boughs of a weeping willow tree, Beth realises this is far more of a project than she bargained for and the locals are more than a little eccentric! A chance encounter with gruff Jack, who appears to be the only male in the village under thirty, leaves the two of them at odds but it's not long before Beth realises that Jack has hidden talents that could help her repair more than just Willow Cottage. Over the course of four seasons, Beth realises that broken hearts can be mended, and sometimes love can be right under your nose... Escape to Willow Cottage was originally digitally published as a four-part serial under the title Willow Cottage. This is the complete story.

Bowland Beth: The Life of an English Hen Harrier

Author: David Cobham

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008251924

Category: Nature

Page: 208

View: 2352

The story of the short life and tragic death of Bowland Beth – an English Hen Harrier – which dramatically highlights the major issues in UK conservation.

Summer at Coastguard Cottages: a feel-good holiday read

Author: Jennifer Bohnet

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008262713

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

View: 4623

‘A wonderful summer read’ Stardust Book Reviews Escape to the seaside this summer with Jennifer Bohnet’s fabulously feel-good beach read! A summer of secrets!

Christmas on the Little Cornish Isles: The Driftwood Inn

Author: Phillipa Ashley

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008257302

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 406

’Scandals and secrets in the Scillies – sheer joy!’ Katie Fforde Christmas has arrived on the Cornish Isles of Scilly, bringing mistletoe, surprises and more than a sprinkle of romance . . . Fans of Poldark and Carole Matthews will love this brand-new festive read from the author of the bestselling Cornish Café series.

Night of Error

Author: Desmond Bagley

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008211388

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

View: 2476

Action thriller by the classic adventure writer set in the Pacific.