Telegrams and teacakes is a romantic world War Two saga full of heartbreak and hope, perfect for fans of Diney Costeloe, Nadine Dorries and Sheila Newberry. A perfect read for these colder nights curled up with a nice cup of tea!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 starsI couldn't put this book down and it kept me hooked until the very last page.
Telegrams and Teacakes: A heartbreaking World War Two family saga Wartime Bakery #ad - Stardust book reviews, 5 stars‘genuinely heartwarming… i loved everything… I cannot recommend this book to you enough - I thought it was superb!!’ Donnas Book Blog, 5 stars'I absolutely loved it. Highly recommended. Stardust book reviews, 5 stars‘beautifully written, filled me with warmth’ robin loves Reading, 5 stars‘Absolutely marvellous… my emotions were ripped apart as I was left in tears more than once… truly engaging, heartfelt and also feel-good… I love reading stories like this… It gives me a warm fuzzy feeling inside.
Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘There was a real sense of pulling together and hope. What readers are saying about Telegrams and Teacakes:‘I couldn't stop grinning… a truly wonderful story that totally enveloped me.
Wartime Brides and Wedding Cakes: A romantic and heartwarming family saga Wartime BakeryBookouture #ad - I was utterly engrossed… heart-warming saga at its best. Short book and scribes, 5 stars‘immensely entertaining and uplifting… i look forward immensely to catching up with these characters again in future!’ Novel Deelights, and it will not be my last… I loved this book… a beautifully written book about continuing to live, 5 stars‘This is the first book I’ve ready by Amy Miller, even though there is a war going on around you.
When disaster strikes the bakery, Audrey fears that everything she has worked for may be ruined. It was a real page-turner. January, 1941: as charlie barton tiptoes silently out of the house one cold winter morning to go off and fight for his country, his wife Audrey is left to run the family bakery on her own.
Wartime Brides and Wedding Cakes: A romantic and heartwarming family saga Wartime Bakery #ad - I couldn't help myself but devour this gorgeous story in one go. By the letter book reviews, 5 stars‘Full of emotion, sadness and plenty of laughter. His fiancé elsie is waiting for wedding bells, but William is a changed man, and will her hopes be in vain? Bakery helper Maggie has her heart set on dashing officer George.
I couldn't put it down. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘heartbreaking, heart-warming and utterly divine… a book which is destined to make you see life in a different light. The writing garnet, 5 stars‘i was enchanted… wonderful… I am so looking forward to reading the next book in the series… 5 well deserved stars from me.
Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘There's so much to love about this story.
Heartaches and Christmas Cakes: A wartime family saga perfect for cold winter nights Wartime BakeryBookouture #ad - An absolutely brilliant family saga. A book i literally could not put down … I loved every minute of it and I didn’t want it to end … A heartfelt and truly wonderful read. And a silent and strange little girl is evacuated to the town – will Audrey get to the heart of what is ailing her? Audrey battles to keep hope and love alive in tumultuous times.
A perfect read for these colder nights curled up with a nice cup of tea!' Goodreads reviewer, 5 starsDecember, 1940: All that Audrey Barton wants is her family together for Christmas. But the war changes everything… the barton family bakery in bournemouth has been at the heart of the town for generations: Audrey and Charlie Barton have never been rich, but their bread and cakes – and their love and advice – have enriched the lives of others in the town for many years.
Heartaches and Christmas Cakes: A wartime family saga perfect for cold winter nights Wartime Bakery #ad - When war breaks out, it doesn’t take long for trouble to arrive on the bakery doorstep. Filled with warmth, love, hope and romance. Goodreads reviewer'I loved this World War II story. Cayo costa'you will get sucked into the characters' lives, and their joy, their heartaches and celebrations, and will find out on the last page that it is the first of a new series.
A story that you will easily lose yourself in’ by the Letter Book Reviews, 5 stars‘A truly fantastic, emotional and heartwarming story… If I could give this book more than 5 stars I would. Audrey’s brother william has joined up to fight, and William’s fiancé Elsie fears she may lose him before their life together has even begun.
The characters are wonderful, the descriptions make you feel that you are part of the action and you are left with a feel-good feeling.
New Arrivals at Mulberry Lane: Full of family, friends and foes! The Mulberry Lane Series Book 4Aria #ad - Can they both find their way through the heartache to find happiness?1943, mulberry Lane, London. When rose merchant arrives at Mulberry Lane, she is carrying a secret that haunts her. But when peggy's estranged husband Laurie returns home for good, both Rose and Peggy's lives are once again turned upside down.
In the midst of another bleak winter, life is hard for the residents of The Lane. How can she tell her landlady and the lanes' matriarch Peggy Ashley that she is the daughter of a murderer? As Rose learns that she is amongst friends she gradually learns to trust and even to love.
The Foyles Bookshop Girls: A heartwarming story of wartime spirit and friendship The Foyles Girls Book 1Aria #ad - But when war with Germany is declared their lives will never be the same again. Perfect for fans of Daisy Styles and Rosie Hendry. Determined to do what she can, Alice works in the bookshop by day, and risks her own life driving an ambulance around bomb-ravaged London by night. But however busy she keeps herself, she can't help but think of the constant danger those she loves are facing on the frontline.
. Look out for the next book in the series, The Foyles Bookshop Girls at War. But with the country at war, Alice's happy world is shattered in an instant. Alice has always been the 'sensible' one in her family – especially in comparison with her suffrage-supporting sister! But decidedly against her father's wishes, she accepts a job at Foyles Bookshop; and for bookworm Alice it's a dream come true.
The Foyles Bookshop Girls: A heartwarming story of wartime spirit and friendship The Foyles Girls Book 1 #ad - Alice, victoria and molly couldn't be more different and yet they share a friendship that stems back to their childhood – a friendship that provides everyday solace from the tribulations and heartbreak of war. London, 1914: one ordinary day, three girls arrive for work at London’s renowned Foyles bookshop.
The District Nurses of Victory Walk The District Nurse, Book 1HarperCollins #ad - The compelling bestseller from the author of The Mersey Daughter and Winter on the Mersey. Alice lake has arrived in london from Liverpool to start her training as a District Nurse, but her journey has been far from easy. Her parents think that she should settle down and get married, but she has already had her heart broken once and isn’t about to make the same mistake again.
Alice and her best friend edith are based in the East End but before they’ve even got their smart new uniforms on, war breaks out and Hitler’s bombs are raining down on London. Alice must learn to keep calm and carry on as she tends to London’s sick and injured, all the time facing her own heartache and misfortune while keeping up the Spirit of the Blitz….
The Women of Mulberry Lane The Mulberry Lane Series Book 5Aria #ad - The Women of Mulberry Lane The Mulberry Lane Series Book 5 #ad - The war is nearly over – or is it? The women of Mulberry Lane anxiously wait for news. Love and heartbreak, joy amid hardship, birth and death, are all here in the gripping fifth novel about the people of Mulberry Lane during World War Two. Will gordon ever again be the man he once was? can he be a proper husband to Maureen, what will become of their marriage? The men, women and children of Mulberry Lane fight on with indomitable spirit, and if he can't, as the endgame of the Second World War enters its most deadly phase.
Rose can't stop loving Jimmy, while Tom can't stop loving her. Peggy doesn't know if she'll ever again see Able, Laurie, while a very odd letter from estranged husband, the American father of her twins, threatens to set the cat among the pigeons.
The Shop Girls of Lark Lane: A heartbreaking post-war family sagaBookouture #ad - After years away fighting, Terry is a stranger to his daughter and must work hard to win her trust and love. Alice and old friend sadie work in the haberdashery of Lewis’s department store, where bomb damage scars the walls and rationing is still in force. The author has a way of drawing you into the pages and not letting go… Beautifully written, genuine characters and a powerful message.
Waggy tales blog, 5 stars‘i found myself really getting stuck into things… that's what kept me reading on and fully engrossed in this story… I became so caught up in everything going on and really I just wanted to be able to step into the story… The last few chapters you could cut the tension with a knife.
The Shop Girls of Lark Lane: A heartbreaking post-war family saga #ad - Shaz’s book blog‘what i love about this story is the bond of friendship and family… Another enthralling read… As usual with this author’s books, from picking it up, I never want to put it down until I’ve reached the last page… An unforgettable and engrossing read. By the letter book reviewer, 5 stars‘I have smiled, laughed, and cried… The best one yet… Read this book.
Very well written. It flowed beautifully… captures you from the word go… This really was an emotional book at times, I feel like I have been on a huge life journey with Alice… A first-class page-turner you really want to read. I love reading, 5 stars‘absolutely brilliant, five-star read… Wonderful… Perfect for reading curled with by the fire… You will be hooked and won’t want to put this book down.
Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘Bursting with camaraderie, strong women and love. If you are a fan of wartime sagas this is a must read.
Love and Marriage at Harpers: A heartwarming saga from bestseller Rosie Clarke Welcome To Harpers Emporium Book 2Boldwood Books #ad - Love and Marriage at Harpers: A heartwarming saga from bestseller Rosie Clarke Welcome To Harpers Emporium Book 2 #ad - United by the suffragette cause and now living under one roof, some will find love and marriage whilst others experience heartache andtears. Harpers is the bond that holds them together, bringing strength through hardship and pain and friendship and love. From the bestselling author of The Shop Girls of Harpers and The Mulberry Lane Series.
London, 1913. The shop girls of harpers emporium on Oxford Street are happy in their work and their lives are moving on at quite a pace.
The Shop Girls of Harpers: A heartwarming family saga Welcome To Harpers Emporium Book 1Boldwood Books #ad - Well worth 5*''a lovely read first in a new series, looking forward to the next. Brilliant read. Thoroughly enjoyable. Kitty neale1911 – the beginning of a brand new series for No1 bestselling author Rosie Clarke, Welcome to Harpers of Oxford Street. When sally, beth, margaret and rachel meet at a job interview for the wonderful new store in Oxford Street they have no idea they will become lifelong friends.
When all four girls are lucky enough to be selected as sales staff their exciting new adventure begins. Join them as they overcome heartbreak and grief, find love and happiness and remain united in their friendship, whatever life throws at them. What readers are saying about the shop girls of Harpers:'A lovely book to read and the first of a new series with characters that blend so well and a great story of friendship, family and love.
The Shop Girls of Harpers: A heartwarming family saga Welcome To Harpers Emporium Book 1 #ad - English saga writing at its best: wonderful characters, relatable female characters, lovely, highly recommend''Heart Warming, strong, trials and tribulations of each woman, emotional, that features strong friendships, warm, Compelling and Authentic, and a wonderfully enchanting location ''This book is brilliantly written and the descriptions are so well done that you feel like you are there in the book as a character.
Wonderful characters that draw you into Harpers world. I got sucked in immediately and could not put it down!''i can 100% guarantee that i will be reading more of Rosie's work in the future'' this is a book for all ages to read it really is a FULL- THROTTLE TRUMPET TOOTING EXTRAVAGANZA. '.