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#BookReview: The Pets at Primrose Cottage: Part Four No Place Like Home by Sheila Norton #MPBooks

The Pets at Primrose Cottage part four book coverTitle: The Pets at Primrose Cottage: Part Four No Place Like Home

Author: Sheila Norton

Publisher: Ebury Digital

Genre: Contemporary

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Description:  With Emma’s past threatening to ruin her life in quiet Crickleford, she’s running out of options. If people – especially Matt, her reporter friend – find out her secret, it might force her to leave the place she’s come to think of as home.
When flooding strikes the town while Emma is looking after an elderly couple’s dog, she has to take her biggest risk yet – but could this be the one that blows her cover for good? And if it does, can Crickleford – and Matt – ever accept Emma for who she truly is?Read More »

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#Interview with Derek Milman, Author of Scream All Night #MPBooks

Today I’m very pleased to announce an interview with Derek Milman, author of the much anticipated  ‘Scream All Night’ a contemporary YA with a dark comedy twist.  The book is out on the 24th July, I’ve already been lucky enough to read it and will be sharing my views (they’re very positive) very soon.  But first an interview with the author himself 🙂Read More »

June 2018 (Short) Round-up #MPBooks

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I’m melting!!!! – Image from Pixabay.com

Unfortunately I’m melting in this extra hot weather we’ve been having here in the UK recently, so this is going to be a short round-up post.  June has flown past and it’s been a good month for me personally (bar the recent British heat wave).  I’ve had the most views in June since the year began and in fact since I started this blog! 😀 😀 Read More »

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#BookHaul: Look What I Won! #MPBooks

A short post for today.  Some of you may have seen this news on my Twitter or Instagram feeds.  I entered a giveaway on twitter (well, one of many I’ve entered!) and I won!  This wonderful book came in the post recently and I can’t wait to read it.  It’s a beautiful hardback too, with a dust jacket,  and some of the birds on the cover are shiny 😀 ….

Winning book haul - a book and complimentary note
The book plus a lovely complimentary note 🙂

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#BookReview: The Pets at Primrose Cottage: Part Two New Beginnings by Sheila Norton #MPBooks

The Pets at Primrose Cottage part two book coverTitle: The Pets at Primrose Cottage: Part Two New Beginnings

Author: Sheila Norton

Publisher: Ebury Digital

Genre: Contemporary

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Description: All Emma wants is a quiet life in sleepy Crickleford, away from the prying eyes of the press who are obsessed with the life she used to lead.
She is enjoying her new vocation: the town’s most in-demand pet-sitter. But her journalist friend and fellow animal lover Matt is desperate for a big story to make his career – such as Emma’s true identity…
Emma doesn’t want the spotlight, but it keeps finding her anyway. Can she keep her past a secret and live the life she’s dreamed of?Read More »

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#BookHaul: Walker Books June 2018 #MPBooks

June and it’s another month of wonderful books from the lovely folks at Walker Books who have a real mix of books for all ages this month!  Apart from some great picture books which seem to fit in perfect for this time of year, there are also some great books for teens and younger kids, even another Where’s Wally? book! 😀

First let’s start with the picture books all with a short description:

Walker June 2018 picture books
A selection of hardbacks and paperbacks

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#BookReview: Lulu is a Rhinoceros by Jason Flom, Allison Flom & Sophie Corrigan #MPBooks

Lulu is a Rhinoceros book coverTitle: Lulu is a Rhinoceros

Authors: Jason Flom & Allison Flom

Illustrator: Sophie Corrigan

Publisher: Wicked Cow Studios

Genre: Children’s picture book

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Description: Everyone thinks Lulu is a bulldog. It’s what she looks like on the outside, so it must be what she is on the inside. But Lulu know she’s not really a dog.
Lulu is a rhinoceros – that’s what she sees when she looks in the mirror. When Lulu decides to tell the world who she really is, a wild adventure begins.Read More »