The Big Christmas Bake – Fiona Barker

Published By: QuartoPages: 32Released On: 04/10/2022 Starting with the partridge and its gift of dried fruit, this rhyming story includes all of the familiar characters from the song as they all contribute to the baking of the magnificent Twelfth Night cake. At the end of the story, there is a recipe included to bake your own cake at home,Continue reading “The Big Christmas Bake – Fiona Barker”

Snowflakes Over Primrose Woods – Jill Steeples

Published By: BoldwoodPages: 268Released On: 04/10/2022 Abbey Carter, her boyfriend Sam and their trusty canine companion Lady, relish living in the picturesque village of Wishwell at the edge of their beloved Primrose Woods.  The woods and the country park are full of activity as the festive season approaches. Lizzie Baker is flat out at the Treetops café,Continue reading “Snowflakes Over Primrose Woods – Jill Steeples”

The Grumpus: And His Dastardly, Dreadful Christmas Plan – Alex T. Smith

Published By: Pan MacmillanPages: 176Released On: 29/09/2022 Do you know about The Grumpus? And his Dastardly, Dreadful Christmas Plan? And about the Awful Thing that happened at the North Pole on Christmas Eve? Perhaps I should tell you about it . . This heartwarming story follows the adventures of an unlikely hero as he journeysContinue reading “The Grumpus: And His Dastardly, Dreadful Christmas Plan – Alex T. Smith”

Christmas at the Highland Flower Shop – Lucy Coleman

Published By: EmblaPages: 340Released On: 20/09/2022 Four months. One impossible task. It’s time to save Christmas. Bella Reed has worked at The Highland Flower Shop ever since she left college and now her Aunt Jane has handed the keys and the lease over to her. With the business under her reign, Bella is ready toContinue reading “Christmas at the Highland Flower Shop – Lucy Coleman”

Keeping a Christmas Promise – Jo Thomas

Published By: Random HousePages: 368Released On: 22/09/2022 Four friendsTwenty-five years ago, Freya and her three best friends created a bucket list. The future seemed bright, full of hope and most importantly guaranteed . . .One promiseNow they are travelling to Iceland in memory of the friend they’ve lost, determined to fulfil her dream of seeingContinue reading “Keeping a Christmas Promise – Jo Thomas”

Christmas at the Borrow a Bookshop – Kiley Dunbar

Published By: HeraPages: 292Released On: 01/09/2022 With just two weeks until Christmas, everything in Clove Lore should be perfect. But the latest holidaymaker to the Borrow a Bookshop is feeling far from festive… Icelandic ex-bookseller Magnús Sturluson might be surrounded by love stories in the Bookshop, but he’s nursing a sadness that not even fictionContinue reading “Christmas at the Borrow a Bookshop – Kiley Dunbar”

The Recipe For Hope – Fiona Valpy

Published By: Lake UnionPages: 205Released On: 01/09/2022 Evie’s running away: from her soon-to-be ex-husband’s shiny new life, from the devastating loss of her baby last year, from a memory-filled London and, most particularly, from Christmas. A remote cottage in the South of France seems like the perfect peaceful place to soothe her sorrows. But theContinue reading “The Recipe For Hope – Fiona Valpy”

The Cosy Travelling Christmas Shop – Lilac Mills

Published By: CaneloPages: 302Released On: 01/09/2022 Seren’s great aunt Nelly hates being in a care home, especially around Christmas when Seren learns that Nelly and the other residents can’t enjoy the simple pleasure of browsing for gifts in the shops. So what if Seren brings the shops to them? Converting an ice cream van into a gift shop,Continue reading “The Cosy Travelling Christmas Shop – Lilac Mills”

Snow Falls Over Starry Cove – Nancy Barone

Published By: Head of ZeusPages: 320Released On: 01/09/2022 Emmie Weaver has it all – a handsome fiancé and students who love her. So why does she feel so lost? When Emmie’s estranged grandfather dies, leaving her a barge in Starry Cove, it’s a welcome chance to hit pause. But as soon as she arrives in theContinue reading “Snow Falls Over Starry Cove – Nancy Barone”

Maybe This Christmas? – Jill Steeples

Published By: BoldwoodPages: 242Released On: 23/08/2022 When Beth Brown loses her job and her boyfriend in the space of twenty-four hours, she thinks life can’t get any worse. That’s until she finds herself in the depths of the English countryside working for chef, Rocco di Castri. Not only does she have to deal with hisContinue reading “Maybe This Christmas? – Jill Steeples”