GIVEAWAY!!!!!! Before She Falls by Dylan Young @dyoungwrites @BOTBSPublicity #giveaway #audible

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Welcome to #WinWednesday !!! I say that but I’m thrilled to be taking part in the Audible Giveaway Blog Tour where you lucky people could be in with a chance of winning an audible book!!!

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Revelation by Jo Fenton @jl_fenton #bookreview @rararesources #publicationday #giveaway

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🎉🎉🎉 Happy Publication Day to Jo Fenton 🎉🎉🎉 Her new book Revelation is out in e-book today!!! And I’m thrilled to be sharing my review with you!

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The Lyme Regis Murders by Andrew Segal @AuthorSegal @HappyLDNpress @damppebbles #damppebblesblogtours #TheLymeRegisMurders #blogtour #extract #giveaway

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Happy Saturday everyone! I’m delighted to be hosting the blog tour for Andrew Segal’s The Lyme Regis Murders and today I’ve got an extract from the book to whet your literary appetite.

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Sixty Minutes by Tony Salter @tonyoxford @rararesources #blogtour #guestpost #giveaway

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Happy Monday everyone!! I’m delighted to be welcoming the blog tour for Tony Salter’s Sixty Minutes to A Knight’s Reads.

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Roam by Erik Therme @ErikTherme @BotBSPublicity #blogtour #bookreview #giveaway #roam

 

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Happy Tuesday everyone! I’m thrilled to be closing the blog tour for Erik Therme’s Roam. Alongside me is J Bronder Book Reviews so make sure you head over her post!

Massive thanks to the fabulous Sarah Hardy of Book On The Bright Side Publicity for inviting me on the blog tour. I read my own copy of Roam. Continue reading

The Good, The Bad And The Rugby by Mark Farrer @mark_farrer #damppebblesblogtours #guestpost #giveaway

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Sport returns to A Knight’s Reads and this time is rugby mixed with a bit of crime and comedy! I’m welcoming the blog tour for Mark Farrer’s The Good, The Bad and The Rugby and I’ve got a fab guest post from the author himself!

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Costa Del Churros by Isabella May @isabellamaybks @rararesources #blogtour #review #giveaway

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Well well well what a way to start a Wednesday!!  What a glorious cover of chocolate dipped churros!! For those of you who haven’t experienced churros, they’re an Iberian delicacy of deep fried batter a bit like choux pastry that once cooked are coated in sugar and normally served with a thick rich chocolate sauce.  They are lush, I’m drooling at the thought of them and I can feel the waistline increasing….

Anyway we’re not here to discuss churros, well not exactly! I’m very excited to be on the blog tour on PUBLICATION DAY for Isabella May’s Costa Del Churros. And not only have I got my review to share with you but I’ve also got a wee giveaway for you to take part in!

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Giveaway – Win a signed copy of The Cocktail Bar (Open Internationally)

Whoop Whoop!!! Now is your chance to get a flavour of Isabella May’s writng with an giveaway for her novel The Cocktail Bar.  All you have to do is click on the link below and follow the instructions!  Yes this is open internationally so whether you’re down the road from me, down under in Australia or on the other side of the world in Hing Kong, you can enter!! Get clicking!!

http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/33c69494135/

*Terms and Conditions –Worldwide entries welcome.  Please enter using the Rafflecopter link above.  The winner will be selected at random via Rafflecopter from all valid entries and will be notified by Twitter and/or email. If no response is received within 7 days then I reserve the right to select an alternative winner. Open to all entrants aged 18 or over.  Any personal data given as part of the competition entry is used for this purpose only and will not be shared with third parties, with the exception of the winners’ information. This will passed to the giveaway organiser and used only for fulfilment of the prize, after which time I will delete the data.  I am not responsible for despatch or delivery of the prize.

The Blurb

The rain in Spain doesn’t mainly fall on the plain…

Brits abroad Belinda, Julia, Laura and Georgina need more than the sweetness of churros with chocolate dipping sauce to save them from their unsavoury states of affairs.

Cue Carmen Maria Abril de la Fuente Ferrera, the town’s flamboyant flamenco teacher! But can she really be the answer to their prayers?

One thing’s for sure: the Costa del Sol will never be the same again.

What Did I Think?

We’re lighthouses at our core, each and every one of us

I read Costa Del Churros in the final throws of the British Summer. So as the sun set on what hasn’t been a bad summer really, I was transported to sunny Spain for a journey of discovery for four very different women.

It took me a few chapters to get it in as it’s something completely different to my normal read.  Each chapter is dedicated to one of the four women, each with a different story to tell me but all interwoven together after a chance meeting at Carmen’s flamenco 💃 class and churros (yummy).

One night everything changes for these women. Is it a force of nature or was destined to happen. Either way, these women’s lives will never be the same again.  They all go on a bit of soul searching but not planned, just a little seed planted by the exotic Carmen about the world of flamenco and the history Of the traditional Hispanic dance and Spain.  I really enjoyed following each of the friends on their paths, each was so different and yet similar. I wanted them all to be happy in themselves on the Costa Del Sol.  the mysterious Carmen was definitely an interesting character; she seemed to say some of the most random phrases but on reflection, she hit the nail squarely on the head supporting the group on their personal discoveries.

Isabella May has written a fascinating story about love, life and friendship.  I’m looking forward to reading The Cocktail Bar and Oh! What a Pavlova (another two consumables that I love).

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Who Is Isabella May?

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Isabella May lives in (mostly) sunny Andalucia, Spain with her husband, daughter and son, creatively inspired by the sea and the mountains. When she isn’t having her cake and eating it, sampling a new cocktail on the beach, or ferrying her children to and from after school activities, she can usually be found writing. As a co-founder and a former contributing writer for the popular online women’s magazine, The Glass House Girls – www.theglasshousegirls.com – she has also been lucky enough to subject the digital world to her other favourite pastimes, travel, the Law of Attraction, and Prince (The Purple One). She has recently become a Book Fairy, and is having lots of fun with her imaginative ‘drops’! Costa del Churros is her third novel with Crooked Cat Books, following on from the hit sensations, Oh! What a Pavlova and The Cocktail Bar.

Social Media Links –

www.isabellamayauthor.com

Twitter – @IsabellaMayBks

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/IsabellaMayAuthor/

Instagram – @isabella_may_author

The Red Hand of Fury by R. N. Morris @rnmorris @rararesources #blogtour #guestpost #giveaway

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I am thrilled to be welcoming the blog tour for R.N. Morris’ The Red Hand of Fury to A Knight’s Reads today.  The author himself has written a rather interesting guest post for you all.  And once you’ve read that piece, there is a little treat at the end of my post…so keep scrolling!

Big thanks to Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources for having me on the blog tour….so without further ado!
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When The Waters Recede by Graham Smith @grahamsmith1972 @caffeinenights @rararesources #giveaway #review #blogblitz

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Whoop Whoop Whoop!!!!!  It’s finally my turn on the fantastical #blogblitz for the latest Harry Evans novel from Mr Graham Smith, When The Waters Recede. Some of you may recall that #AKnightsReads launched with my review of Past Echoes, Graham’s other series featuring hard man Jake Boulder. I also reviewed No Comment, the brutal novella that immediately proceeds When The Waters Recede. But I first discovered Graham’s writing through the gentle persuasion by the lovely Noelle Holten to read the Harry Evans series and I have not looked back!

Massive thanks to Graham Smith, Caffeine Nights and Rachel Gibley of Rachel’s Random Resources Tours for having me on the blog blitz and for my copy of When The Waters Recede! Continue reading