Published: 16th November 2017
Publisher: Michael Joseph
Lizzy and Ian have been a couple since the first week of university. Now, after celebrating a decade together, everyone thinks they’re about to get engaged. Instead, a romantic escape to Dubai leaves Lizzy with no ring, no fiancé and no future.
Lizzy is heartbroken – but through the tears, she sees an opportunity. This is her moment to discover what she’s been missing while playing Ian’s ideal ‘better half’. But how much has Ian changed her, and who should she be without him? Determined to discover who she is at heart, Lizzy sets out to rediscover the girl she was before – and, in the meantime, have a little fun…
Continue reading “Some Kind Of Wonderful by Giovanna Fletcher”
Published: 14th July 2016
Your neighbour told you that she didn’t want your six-month-old daughter at the dinner party. Nothing personal, she just couldn’t stand her crying. Your husband said it would be fine. After all, you only live next door. You’ll have the baby monitor and you’ll take it in turns to go back every half hour. Your daughter was sleeping when you checked on her last. But now, as you race up the stairs in your deathly quiet house, your worst fears are realized. She’s gone. You’ve never had to call the police before. But now they’re in your home, and who knows what they’ll find there.
Continue reading “The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena”
Published: 13th July 2017
Katie Brenner has the perfect life: a flat in London, a glamorous job, and a super-cool Instagram feed. OK, so the truth is that she rents a tiny room with no space for a wardrobe, has a hideous commute to a lowly admin job, and the life she shares on Instagram isn’t really hers. But one day her dreams are bound to come true, aren’t they?
Until her not-so-perfect life comes crashing down when her mega-successful boss Demeter gives her the sack. All Katie’s hopes are shattered. She has to move home to Somerset, where she helps her dad with his new glamping business. Then Demeter and her family book in for a holiday, and Katie sees her chance. But should she get revenge on the woman who ruined her dreams – or try to get her job back? Does Demeter – the woman who has everything – actually have such an idyllic life herself? Maybe they have more in common than it seems.
Continue reading “My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella”
I wanted to bring you a testing post today…
So when I was in Corfu Airport heading home last month, I found a set of four Daisy mini perfumes for $30 which I was in two minds about but after purchasing my go-to perfume, I decided to treat myself once again.
I’m not even sorry.
Continue reading “Testing Marc Jacobs Perfumes”
Makeup bags are an item which I rarely purchase.
My current one is from Harrods which I’ve been using since 2013 and it’s still going strong, so I’ve never found a reason to replace it.
But when I’m travelling, I find that it’s not big enough to fit everything in. My palettes end up going in my wash bag and I just know that one day, shampoo will explode and ruin my Sleek Solstice Highlighting palette.
You know there will be tears.
Continue reading “The Perfect Travel MakeUp Bag”
I realise that it’s October, but for the past month or so, I’ve been wearing the most amazing sunglasses from John Lewis.
The Classic Aviator Sunglasses (currently out of stock) are £20 and I have zero regrets about purchasing them.
Continue reading “The Perfect £20 Sunglasses”
Published: 19th April 2018
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
You and me, we have history.
We have a child together.
We have kept secrets from each other for far too long.
This summer, in the beautiful hills of the Dordogne, it is time for everything to change.
Continue reading “You, Me, Everything by Catherine Isaac”
Sephora is one of those shops that you just have to go in whenever you see it and I was lucky enough to spot it while I was walking through Corfu Old Town.
I’ve never been in Sephora before; I wasn’t really into makeup when I visited New York back in 2013 and I’ve never truly known what to purchase from there.
So naturally, I went in and bought a product you can buy from Debenhams.
Continue reading “Too Faced // Better Than Sex Mascara”
I love cute homeware items.
Every time I walk into Primark, New Look, H&M, Debenhams, ASDA, Tesco (and many, many more), I need to go and look at the homeware.
Just in case I want to pick anything up.
Because you know, homeware is cute and it’s essential.
Continue reading “Personalised Jewellery Holder”
Published: 13th July 2017
Publisher: Orion Books
On a morning that seems just like any other, Robbie wakes in his bed, his wife Emily asleep beside him, as always. He rises and dresses, makes his coffee, feeds his dogs, just as he usually would. But then he leaves Emily a letter and does something that will break her heart. As the years go back all the way to 1962, Robbie’s actions become clearer as we discover the story of a couple with a terrible secret – one they will do absolutely anything to protect.
Continue reading “Together by Julie Cohen”