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Valentine’s Day

SNEAK PEEK FROM THE UNEXPECTED JOY OF BEING SINGLE

Don’t get us wrong, we’re all for celebrating love and companionship, but Valentine’s Day can get a little tedious. If, like us, you’re feeling weary of the heart-shaped balloons and floral displays, we’ve got just the thing for you.  This week, we’re giving you a sneak peek from bestselling author’s Catherine Gray’s latest book, The Unexpected […]

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Read the 1st chapter of Where There’s a Will by Beth Corby

Read the never before seen 1st chapter of Where There’s a Will by Beth Corby – THE fun, uplifting, romantic read for summer 2019! Would you take the chance that could change everything? After leaving university at the age of twenty-five with no idea what to do with her life, Hannah is stunned when she […]

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Our top Valentine’s Day and Galentine’s Day reading picks

Whether it’s Galentine’s Day or Valentine’s Day you plan on celebrating this week, Bookends has you covered with this FAB selection of books. From celebrating the power of female friendships to classic tales of ‘meet-cutes’, leave it to us to find you your next romantic read… The Sisterhood – Daisy Buchanan For fans of Bryony […]

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Your recipe for a Valentine’s Day feast!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and here at Bookends HQ we’ve been busy playing Cupid… Whether you’re planning to celebrate with a romantic date night with that special someone, or a Galentine’s evening in with your best friends, we’ve pulled together all the ingredients you need for a Valentine’s Day feast! For a […]

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Paris vs Udaipur: the world’s most romantic locations

Author Alexandra Potter picks her top romantic locations. Richmond Park, London Nothing is more romantic than wrapping up warm and walking hand-in-hand with the one you love through the largest of London’s Royal’s parks, home to hundreds of red and fallow deer. This is a truly special place, filled with lakes, woodland and wildlife – […]

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Who are Emily Giffin’s top couples?

A treat for Valentine’s Day! New York Times bestselling author Emily Giffin has a special message for her UK fans  on Bookends and shares her favourite couples, both literary and IRL. First Comes Love by Emily Giffin is out now and is a perfect Valentine’s read!  

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Valentine’s Special: Honey Bee Mine

You can’t have failed to notice it’s St Valentine’s Day, a time of year when a sum equivalent to the GDP of a small country is spent on red roses, fancy chocolates and enormous, novelty padded cards. But who exactly was St Valentine? Valentinus, to give him his proper name, was supposedly a saint who […]

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Recipe of the Week: Chocolate Ganache Hearts

Most people like chocolate and you can’t go wrong with a beautifully moist chocolate sponge coated with a rich glossy ganache… and it’s even more difficult to resist if it is heart-shaped. Makes 4 | Preparation time: 20 minutes, plus cooling and setting | Cooking time: 30 minutes For the sponge butter, for greasing 1 […]

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Romantic Reads from Team Bookends

We’re in the mood for romance! And just in time, too – we’ve selected some delicious ebook reads guaranteed to gear you up for Valentine’s Day. Added bonus: they’re all 99p! Getting Over Mr Right by Chrissie Manby Have you ever had your heart broken? How did you get over it? Did a tub of […]

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Win a Valentine’s Day Book Bundle

Happy Valentine’s Day you lovely lot! We’ve got the perfect gift for you today, and no it’s not a dozen red roses or a teddy bear that says ‘I Wuv You’, it’s something that you really want…A BIG BUNDLE OF BOOKS! Don’t we know you well? We’ve got nine fantastic books from nine of our fantastic […]

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Valentine’s Day – A Little Less Ordinary

Valentine’s Day is really a Marmite holiday, you either love it or you hate it. But, really? It’s a holiday!!! We say celebrate it any way you please. And to help you out MaryJanice Davidson, Maria Lewis, Penelope Douglas and Darynda Jones have agreed to offer a little advice on Valentine’s Day – A Little […]

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Our authors share their most romantic moments ever (part 2)

Our authors are a lucky bunch! Catch up on part 1 of their most romantic moments here.  TAMARA MCKINLEY, author of Echoes from Afar The most romantic gesture I’ve had was from my husband.   We’d been engaged as teenagers and drifted apart, only to meet and fall in love again thirty-five years later.   He always […]

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