COVER REVEAL! The Cosy Little Cupcake Van by Annette Hannah @annettehannah @books_dash #coverreveal

Eeeeeeeeekkkkkkkkkk!!! I’m thrilled to be bringing you the brand new sparky cover for Annette Hannah’s next book that’s out at the end of March!!!

I don’t just have the blurb and the cover for you, no siree. You’re being spoilt today!! I’ve got an extract from the first chapter to whet your reading appetite!

Many thanks to Annette and Rhea Kurien of Orion Dash for inviting me to take part today.

Who Is Annette Hannah?

Annette Hannah is a Liver Bird who relocated to leafy Hertfordshire in the 80’s and now lives near a river with her husband, two of their three grown up children and a crazy black cocker spaniel. She writes Romantic comedies in settings inspired by the beautiful countryside around her and always with a nod to her hometown.

She worked in Marketing for many years as a qualified Marketeer which she loved as it tapped into her creative side.

As an avid reader, she began to review the books she read, became a book blogger and eventually plucked up the courage to fulfil her lifelong dream of writing a book.

For four years she was a member of the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s new writers’ scheme, during which time she wrote a book a year.

After signing a two book deal with Orion Dash in 2020 she graduated to full member of the organisation and is also their Press Officer.

She loves long walks along the river, travelling to far flung places and spending time with her friends and family.

You can follow her on
twitter @annettehannah
http://www.sincerelybookangels.blogspot.com
www.annettehannah.com

The Blurb

A deliciously feelgood romance, perfect for fans of Cathy Bramley, Ali McNamara and Rebecca Raisin!

Camilla’s delicious cakes are the talk of her village. If you need a perfectly iced mouthful of joy, Camilla “Cupcake” is your woman. But after losing her mother, she finds her home and her business in jeopardy. She needs a little helping hand…

Thankfully her friends are always there for her, and when she is given an old ice cream van, Camilla’s dream of a cupcake delivery service is born. Now she can bring happiness – and buttercream frosting – to the whole town.

But when her ex Blake appears back on her doorstep, Camilla must decide if she can trust him again or if her heart might belong to someone else…

Bursting with romance and sprinkled with humour, this is a deliciously feel-good story about one woman putting her life back together, one cupcake at a time.

The Extract

Six months later

Camilla Lockley?’ asked the heavyset man who towered over her, blocking out the light as she placed the second of the boxes in the back of the car.

Yes, that’s me. Can I help you?’ She slammed the boot shut and made her way to the driver’s seat.

I’m from Bingley and Dobbs and I’m afraid we are repossessing this vehicle due to non-payment. The details are all here.’ He shoved a couple of scary-looking legal documents into her hand.

She tried to make sense of them, but the words seemed to dart around the page like ants on a pavement as her nerves got the better of her. The red stamp saying ‘Repossession’ across it though made it quite clear.

Can I have the keys please?

Look, there must be some misunderstanding. I’ll be getting paid for this wedding cake in a couple of hours, so I’ll be able to pay this month’s instalment.’

I’m afraid it’s gone beyond that, miss, so can I just have the keys and I’ll be on my way?

Resigned to the fact that this was a fight she couldn’t possibly win she lifted the two square white boxes from the boot, one by one, and carefully rested the heavier one on a sturdy hedge with the smaller one next to it.

I don’t suppose there’s any chance you could give me a lift is there?’ She gave him an exaggerated smile that she imagined made her look more delirious than friendly. He didn’t bother to respond and closed the boot with a slam. ‘Would you consider a cake in lieu of payment?’ she shouted to what used to be her little pink Fiat 500 as it sped off.

So you know what the book’s about, you’ve read some of it… would you like the cover? Oh alright… off you go….

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TCLCV

What do you think? Gorgeous isn’t it? You can get your preorder in now from your usual digital retailer! Then your copy will appear on Monday 22 March. You can catch my thoughts as part of the blog tour on the 25th! Until then…