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The House of Farrell is a long established, proudly British cosmetic company founded in the same year as the Queen's coronation. Rather than celebrating the jubilee however, it is fighting for its survival.

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It’s lovely to see a new Barbara Erskine novel in time for the summer. Her faithful fans will definitely not be disappointed by The Darkest Hour.

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Sarah Vaughan’s debut novel, The Art of Baking Blind, is a delicious treat. Taking on the current trend of cooking competitions, it centres on a baking contest. But it’s not all gingerbread houses and Victoria sponge, as life continues outside of the kitchen.

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Before the holiday everything was fine. Isobel was happily married with three beautiful children, had a peaceful life and good friends and Ben was enjoying the experience of being a new dad.

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Fans of Lesley Lokko will be delighted by her latest offering, an intensely plotted tale of adventure and intrigue spanning several countries and cultures.

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Oriana Taylor grew up in the auspicious surroundings of Windward – an alternative community of writers, artists, musicians and free thinkers – with her parents Robin and Rachel alongside other families, most notably the Bedwell brothers, Malachy and Jed.

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All the elements of the conventional romantic novel abound in Undertaking Love:  the handsome hero, the exquisite heroine, the faithful sidekicks of both, the malevolent rival and the flashy but flawed competitor for our lady’s affections.

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Amanda Brooke is known for her emotionally intense and gripping novels and her latest is no exception, tackling big issues and real struggles unflinchingly.

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When nine-year-old Miles decides to plant a walkie-talkie in his parent’s bedroom to earwig on his mother, his are the innocent intentions of a pre-adolescent boy – to get to the bottom of a popular TV show so that he can talk about it knowingly to his friends at school.

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Following on from Cupcakes at Carrington’s and Christmas at Carrington’s, Alexandra Brown is back with the next book in the series, Ice Creams at Carrington’s, a perfect summer indulgence.

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Nicole Mary Kelby explores the connections between an Irish seamstress and First Lady Jackie Kennedy in The Pink Suit.

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