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Spotlight on Elaine Everest’s charming new novel, The Butlins Girls

Elaine Everest is a friend and colleague from the Romantic Novelists’ Association. It’s a great pleasure to introduce Elaine’s latest release, The Butlins Girls. The Butlins Girls is set in Butlins’ holiday camp in Skegness in the 1940s. (For anyone who doesn’t know Butlins, their seaside holiday camps are as much a¬†British tradition as fish…… Continue reading Spotlight on Elaine Everest’s charming new novel, The Butlins Girls

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Love’s Vintage: a review of a 1940s romance, plus an all time classic adventure story

This week I have been mostly reading about Kings and Queens, Barons and Countesses, and adventurous lives in fantasy European kingdoms – and a fabulous journey it’s been! The book that started me on the journey was a present from my daughter – a 1940s novel called Love’s Vintage, by Diana Wilding (my daughters know…… Continue reading Love’s Vintage: a review of a 1940s romance, plus an all time classic adventure story