The Corner Shop in Cockleberry Bay written and self-published by Nicola May is available NOW in ebook and paperback format. The ebook is also included in the kindleunlimited scheme.
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Rosa Larkin is down on her luck in London, so when she inherits a near-derelict corner shop in a quaint Devon village, her first thought is to sell it for cash and sort out her life. But nothing is straightforward about this legacy. While the identity of her benefactor remains a mystery, he – or she – has left one important legal proviso: that the shop cannot be sold, only passed on to somebody who really deserves it.
Rosa makes up her mind to give it a go: to put everything she has into getting the shop up and running again in the small seaside community of Cockleberry Bay. But can she do it all on her own? And if not, who will help her succeed – and who among the following will work secretly to see her fail?
There is a handsome rugby player, a sexy plumber, a charlatan reporter and a selection of meddling locals. Add in a hit and run incident and the disappearance of a valuable engraved necklace – and what you get is a journey of self-discovery and unpredictable events.
With surprising and heartfelt results, Rosa, accompanied at all times by her little sausage dog Hot, will slowly unravel the shadowy secrets of the inheritance, and also bring her own, long-hidden heritage into the light.
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I am so pleased to be involved in the blogtour celebrating and promoting the launch of Nicola May’s latest novel: The Corner Shop in Cockleberry Bay.
I absolutely adored this new romcom by Nicola May. It was fabulously funny, flirty and full of magic and mystery.
When Rosa Larkin found out she had inherited an old shop in a village in Devon, she couldn’t quite believe her luck and was a little mystified with the bequeath. But this somewhat unusual inheritance was just what Rosa needed to get her life back on track. Rosa’s life has been full of heartache and trials and she has struggled laying down foundations and committing herself in life and love. Packing up her belongings and her beloved rescue dog, Hot, Rosa leaves the city of London to travel to the quaint village of Cockleberry Bay. Relishing the challenge of owning her own business and home Rosa felt invigorated for the first time in her life. The expectancy of a quiet life in this sleepy village wasn’t to last long and all sorts of events, intrigue and new acquaintances were to grace Rosa’s new life.
I loved Rosa’s character, she was such fun and had a little spark about her despite her insecurities and sadness from her past. Her beloved sidekick/pet sausage dog, Hot, was the cutest sounding dog I’ve read about. The author Nicola May has also introduced us to some fabulous sub-characters in this story; characters that are quirky, charming, sexy and some that are full of mystical qualities. I loved the air of mystery surrounding the benefactor, it gave another dimension to the story, a story that held many secrets in the walls of the little corner shop.
A fabulously flirty romcom to fall in love with.
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