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The Little Cornish Kitchen: A heartwarming and funny romance set in Cornwall

by Jane Linfoot HarperImpulse (May 17, 2018)

‘Beautifully crafted and wrapped in romance’ Heidi Swain

It's time to come home to Cornwall

With an exiting new life in Paris, Clemmie Hamilton isn't looking forward to heading home to the picturesque...

Birds of a Feather (The House of Birds and Butterflies, Book 4)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (May 18, 2018)

A gorgeous new romantic series from the bestselling author of The Canal Boat Cafe

Summer is in full swing on the Meadowsweet Nature Reserve and Abby is wondering what the future holds for her and Jack. Can she...

Summer Secrets at the Apple Blossom Deli: A laugh out loud feel-good romance perfect for summer

by Portia MacIntosh HQ Digital (May 18, 2018)

The laugh-out-loud new novel from bestseller Portia Macintosh!

Lily Holmes is ready for a fresh start. And there’s no better place to begin again than the idyllic seaside town of Marram Bay.

All Lily wants...

The Things We Need to Say: An emotional, uplifting story of hope from bestselling author Rachel Burton

by Rachel Burton HQ Digital (May 11, 2018)

‘A true novel of the heart, Rachel'sThe Things We Need to Say is at once beautifully written and achingly honest. This is a story that carries you away, taking you on an incredibly poignant journey, and which...

Ottercombe Bay – Part Four: Shaken and Stirred (Ottercombe Bay Series)

by Bella Osborne Avon (May 10, 2018)

Escape to the Devon coast, with Part Four of a brand-new four-part serial from the author of Willow Cottage.

Daisy Wickens has returned to Ottercombe Bay, the picturesque Devon town where her mother died when...

One Summer in Rome: a deliciously uplifting summer romance!

by Samantha Tonge HQ Digital (May 09, 2018)

‘A taste of Italy and a summer read you won’t forget!’ Mandy Baggot To Rome…with love?

Mary Smith is turning her very ordinary life upside-down! She’s bought herself a one-way ticket to Rome and is...

A Beautiful Day for a Wedding: This year’s Bridget Jones!

by Charlotte Butterfield HarperImpulse (May 11, 2018)

A wonderfully heartwarming and feel good novel about love in all its forms. Katie Fforde meets Lucy Vine!

What could possibly go wrong?

Wedding journalist Eve is over the moon when her three best friends and...

Guilty Pleasure

by Kevin Dickson & Jack Ketsoyan Imprint (June 05, 2018)

Named a “Great Beach Read” by People Magazine

“When you're packing your beach bag this summer, no doubt you'll want a copy of Guilty Pleasure tucked inside.” —E! Online

In this jaw-dropping sequel to...

The Patchwork Bride

by Sandra Dallas St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2018)

From Sandra Dallas, the best-selling author of A Quilt for Christmas, comes The Patchwork Bride, the irrepressible story of a runaway bride.

Ellen is putting the finishing touches on a wedding quilt made from...

How Hard Can It Be?

by Allison Pearson St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2018)

Look, I was doing OK. I got through the oil spill on the road that is turning forty. Lost a little control, but I drove into the skid just like the driving instructors tell you to and afterwards things were...

How (Not) to Date a Prince: you’re invited to the most romantic royal wedding of the year!

by Zoe May HQ Digital (May 04, 2018)

‘A must-read modern fairytale!’ Lisa Dickenson on Perfect Match Surely fairy tales don’t happen in real life?

After being jilted at the altar, high-flying journalist Sam doesn’t believe in love any more...

Holly Jolly Summer

by Tiffany Stewart Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (May 29, 2018)

Four huge disasters,

Three months of tourists,

Two gorgeous boys,

And a partridge in a palm tree

In this lighthearted beach read about family, friendship, and fa-la-la, it's up to lovestruck teen Darby to save...

The Family Gathering (Sullivan's Crossing, Book 3)

by Robyn Carr HQ Digital (April 17, 2018)

Can he forget the wounds of his past?

Dakota Jones had a difficult upbringing but he escaped to the military as soon as he could. Now, after several tours of duty he has finally been discharged.

Refusing to...

How to Walk Away

by Katherine Center St. Martin's Press (May 15, 2018)

From the author of Happiness for Beginners comes the instant New York Times bestseller (May 2018), an unforgettable love story about finding joy even in the darkest of circumstances.

Margaret Jacobsen is just...

Poppy’s Place in the Sun: A French Escape

by Lorraine Wilson HarperImpulse (April 13, 2018)

‘She had me at Bonjour! Warm, funny, deliciously French…this lovely story filled my heart with sunshine’ Jane Linfoot

Sometimes you need to lose yourself to find your way home…

With only her trusty...

Carousel Beach

by Orly Konig Tom Doherty Associates (May 08, 2018)

Orly's Konig's Carousel Beach is a powerful novel that untangles the secrets of love, heartbreak, and misunderstandings between three generations of women, perfect for summer beach reading and book clubs.

A cryptic...

A Royal Wedding

by Jeevani Charika Zaffre (May 10, 2018)

A light, funny, royal romance perfect for fans of Jill Shalvis and Marie Force.

Campaigner, feminist, doctor, humanitarian - all words that Kumari would use to describe herself. Potential princess? Not even in...

Mornings On Main

by Jodi Thomas Mills & Boon (April 01, 2018)

From the beloved and bestselling author of the Ransom Canyon and Harmony, Texas series comes a powerful, heartwarming story about generations of family and the ironclad bonds they forge

Jillian James has never...

True Love at the Lonely Hearts Bookshop

by Annie Darling HarperCollins (April 02, 2018)

It's a truth universally acknowledged that a single woman in possession of a good job, four bossy sisters and a needy cat must also have want of her one true love. Or is it?

Another delightful novel from the...

Who Needs Men Anyway?: A perfect feel-good romantic comedy filled with sass

by Victoria Cooke HQ Digital (April 02, 2018)

Funny and poignant with a gloriously realistic cast of characters. I followed Charlotte's journey avidly, cheering her on all the way. An unputdownable read.’Rachel Burton, author of The Many Colours of...

A Year of Taking Chances: a gorgeously uplifting, feel-good read

by Jennifer Bohnet HQ Digital (April 06, 2018)

‘Utterly enjoyable from beginning to end!’ Being Unique Books Life is about to change forever…

When best friends, Tina and Jodie, make a drunken New Year’s Eve vow to change their lives before they hit...

Ottercombe Bay – Part Three: Raising the Bar (Ottercombe Bay Series)

by Bella Osborne Avon (April 05, 2018)

Escape to the Devon coast, with Part Three of a brand-new four-part serial from the author of Willow Cottage.

Daisy Wickens has returned to Ottercombe Bay, the picturesque Devon town where her mother died when...

A Home at Honeysuckle Farm

by Christie Barlow HarperImpulse (April 06, 2018)

The brand new romantic comedy from bestselling author Christie Barlow!

‘Full of warmth, fun and feel-good factor’ Sunday Times bestseller Katie Fforde

A family secret

One shocking argument and ten-year-old...

The Lovebirds (The House of Birds and Butterflies, Book 2)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (April 06, 2018)

A gorgeous new romantic series from the bestselling author of The Canal Boat Cafe

It’s winter at Meadowsweet nature reserve. Wildlife-lover Abby is busy trying to lure in the crowds, and although her event...

A Grand Old Time: An uplifting, feelgood comedy that proves it’s never too late to have the time of your life

by Judy Leigh Avon (April 03, 2018)

It’s never too late to have the time of your life . . .

Heartwarming, hilarious and joyful – the perfect read for anyone who loved Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, A Man Called Ove, Ruth Jones and...

The Summer Theatre by the Sea: The feel-good holiday romance you need to read this 2018

by Tracy Corbett Avon (April 02, 2018)

‘The Summer Theatre by the Sea is … a perfect summery read with sunshine, laughter and bucketloads of fizz – romantic comedy at its sparkling best.’ Rosanna Ley, bestselling author of The Villa and...

The River House (Swift River Valley, Book 8)

by Carla Neggers HQ Digital (March 27, 2018)

A love worth fighting for

Events planner Felicity MacGregor might know how to throw the perfect party, but her love life is a complete mess! And when her childhood sweetheart, Gabriel Flanagan arrives back...

Hot Mess

by Emily Belden HQ Digital (March 20, 2018)

The One: A moving and unforgettable love story - the most emotional read of 2018

by Maria Realf HarperImpulse (March 22, 2018)

You never forget the one.

You’ll never forget this book. 'A beautiful, believable writer…5 stars' THE SUN

Fall in love with this beautiful love story. A must read for fans of Jojo Moyes’ Me Before You...

Perfect Strangers: an unputdownable read full of gripping secrets and twists

by Erin Knight HQ (March 22, 2018)

‘A very cleverly woven story… You'll finish this, wondering – who do I REALLY know?’ Teresa Driscoll Discover the gripping new novel about powerful secrets and big lies, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty...

The Dawn Chorus (The House of Birds and Butterflies, Book 1)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (March 16, 2018)

‘With a heroine that you root for this is a sweet read with real heart and soul’ Sarra Manning author of The House of Secrets

Abby Field is living the dream. As events coordinator at the Meadowsweet nature...

Mums Just Wanna Have Fun

by Lucie Wheeler HarperImpulse (March 16, 2018)

‘This book captured my heart’ Bestselling author Christie Barlow

Meet Nancy…

Single mum Nancy will do anything for her little boy. Jack’s autism makes life difficult at times, but she’s determined...

The Windmill Café: Summer Breeze (The Windmill Café, Book 1)

by Poppy Blake HarperImpulse (March 09, 2018)

The Windmill Cafe is open for business! ‘I relished every moment of this story … definitely not one to be missed’ Emma, Shaz’s Book Blog

As Rosie Barnes serves glasses of tangy lemonade and ice-cold...

Sunshine at the Comfort Food Cafe: The most heartwarming and feel good novel of 2018!

by Debbie Johnson HarperCollins (March 08, 2018)

Come to the Comfort Food Café this spring for sunshine, smiles and plenty of truly scrumptious lemon drizzle cake. ‘As cosy as a buttered crumpet’ Sunday Times bestseller Milly Johnson ‘Summer wouldn’t...

Love Among the Treetops

by Catherine Ferguson Avon (March 08, 2018)

Can love flourish amongst the tree tops?

When pastry chef Twilight Wilson was a young girl, she would hide from school bullies up in the treehouse at the bottom of her garden in her family home in Sussex. It...

The Little Wedding Island: the perfect holiday beach read for 2018

by Jaimie Admans HQ Digital (March 02, 2018)

‘Just fabulous!’ Sparkly Word ‘Will you… pretend to marry me?’

Bonnie Haskett loves everything about weddings. She loves her job at a national bridal magazine and even has a deposit down on her dream...

The Memories of Us: The feel good romance you won’t be able to put down in 2018

by Vanessa Carnevale Avon (March 01, 2018)

‘A beautifully written, incredibly evocative tale. The Memories of Us will remind you that love never fails and that there's real power in chasing your dreams. I loved this uniquely vivid story, and you will...

Sisters Like Us (Mischief Bay, Book 4)

by Susan Mallery HQ (February 20, 2018)

Two sisters who couldn’t be more different if they tried…

Harper put being a wife and mother above thoughts of a career, and has watched her sister become a celebrated scientist from the sidelines. But...

Spring on the Little Cornish Isles: The Flower Farm (The Little Cornish Isles, Book 2)

by Phillipa Ashley Avon (February 19, 2018)

Fans of Jill Mansell and Carole Matthews will love this gorgeous new book from the author of the bestselling Cornish Café series.

Jess has lived at the idyllic flower farm on the Isles of Scilly her whole...

Rosie Coloured Glasses

by Brianna Wolfson HQ (February 20, 2018)

Little Miss Sunshine meets About a Boy in this piercingly bittersweet novel which shows how the most meaningful love can last a lifetime.

Willow’s mother Rosie isn’t like the other mums. She’s wears every...

Coming Home: An uplifting feel good novel with family secrets at its heart

by Fern Britton HarperCollins (February 22, 2018)

From Sunday Times bestselling author Fern Britton comes an epic tale. Three generations of women, their lives, their loves and their longing to come home to Cornwall. ‘A heartfelt novel about family secrets...

Crazy in Love at the Lonely Hearts Bookshop: A sweet, funny romance, perfect for Valentine’s Day

by Annie Darling HarperCollins (February 14, 2018)

’Sweet, funny and lovely! Marian Keyes

A romantic treat, perfect for fans of Lucy Diamond and Jenny Colgan!

You can go crazy searching for the one…

Nina is addicted to bad boys, the wilder, the better. Despite...

Playing for Keeps

by Rosa Temple HQ Digital (February 12, 2018)

Love, Life, and a Whole Lotta Handbags

Having papered over the cracks in her relationship with artist boyfriend Anthony, Magenta Bright is fully focused on opening her first shop on the King’s Road – and...

Ottercombe Bay – Part Two: Gin and Trouble (Ottercombe Bay Series)

by Bella Osborne Avon (February 22, 2018)

Escape to the Devon coast, with Part Two of a brand-new four-part serial from the author of Willow Cottage.

Daisy Wickens has returned to Ottercombe Bay, the picturesque Devon town where her mother died when...

The Wedding that Changed Everything: a gorgeously uplifting romantic comedy

by Jennifer Joyce HQ Digital (February 07, 2018)

‘A charming and delightful read!’ Pretty Little Book Reviews on The Little Bed & Breakfast by the Sea Love happens when you least expect it…

Emily Atkinson stopped believing in fairy tales a long time...

A Year of New Adventures: The hilarious romantic comedy that is the perfect holiday read

by Maddie Please Avon (February 05, 2018)

'A breezy feel-good read that made me laugh out loud!' Phillipa Ashley, bestselling author of the Cornish Cafe series

‘A Year of New Adventures is like a dose of sunshine in book form. I can't wait to read...

Reach for the Stars: A feel good, uplifting romantic comedy

by Kathy Jay HarperImpulse (February 09, 2018)

From heartbreak to the best mistake they'll ever make…

When Layla Rivers’ boyfriend of 12 years skips out on their round-the-world trip of a lifetime – without her – she does what experience has taught...

Perfectly Undone

by Jamie Raintree HQ Digital (January 30, 2018)

Sometimes you have to lose your way to find yourself

Dr. Dylan Michels has worked hard for a perfect life, so when her longtime boyfriend, Cooper, gets down on one knee, it should be the most perfect moment...

In This Moment

by Karma Brown HQ Digital (January 30, 2018)

In a single moment everything can change.

Meg Pepper has a fulfilling career and a happy family. Most days she’s able to keep it all together and glide through life. But then, in one unalterable moment, everything...

Now That You Mention It

by Kristan Higgins Mills & Boon (February 01, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author Kristan Higgins welcomes you home in this witty, emotionally charged novel about the complications of life, love and family

One step forward. Two steps back. The Tufts scholarship...