When recently widowed Jess Martin leaves London for a new life in the country, she swaps the constraints of her well-meaning in-laws for the mixed morality of small town rural England. Together with... More > her young daughter, who has been deaf from birth, she sets about renovating a cottage for their future, unaware that they will both find love and liberation in a surprising place…
Jess is befriended by good time girl Suzy Fallon and finds herself falling prey to the charms of local widower Nigel Gilbert, whose parents are the hub of the small village’s social scene.
In the meantime she appears to have secured the attention, and affection, of the Garrow boy, the son of an elderly villager who has a reputation for witchcraft. Unwilling to give in to the small-mindedness and gossip mongering of her superficially God fearing neighbours, Jess can’t help feeling there is more to Lee Garrow’s story than meets the eye…although she hopes he won’t distract her from making the most of her new life, and her new romance.< Less
Chris Skinner is struggling to recover from a lost love affair: an experience that has altered him. Previously happy enough to labour alongside his older brother Peter in their family restaurant, he... More > briefly found new perspective on life and love in the form of the inimitable French beauty, Amélie Bénoit, who happened into his bistro one day and later into his bed.
Amélie is passionate and artistic, if fickle and flawed in her own appealing way. They shared a love of real food and great sex. Then she left him.
Entrusted with the care of their baby daughter, Amélie Christina, Chris embarks on a journey that takes him from London to Paris, via his childhood in the Midlands, to make sense of the ties that bind him: family unity, friendships and obsessive love.< Less
SunKissed is a brand new collection of summer love stories from Freya Publications.
Featuring original work from some of the UK's best indie writers, including Rosen Trevithick, Clare Ashton, Kiki... More > Archer and Toni James, along with brilliant debut stories from talented newcomers; SunKissed has something for everyone. In this eclectic anthology expect cheating girlfriends, mistaken identity, the Spanish Inquisition, pirates, vampires and of course, lots of gorgeous girls loving other gorgeous girls.
SunKissed is set to be the hottest lesbian anthology of 2012.< Less
When Eve Harper finds her lover in the arms of another woman, she’s forced to face up to some uncomfortable truths; she’s single, the wrong side of forty and she’s running out of... More > wine!
There’s nothing else for it, but to sell everything and take an extended holiday in Greece.
With her unruly younger sister in tow, Eve embarks on a tumultuous journey of self-discovery and en-route she meets Annie, a troubled teacher from England, Heidi, an ambitious hotelier and JJ, a cute bartender, with an uncanny gift for cocktails.
When she arrives at The Lost Resort, a women-only hotel on the Greek Island of Lesbos, Eve finds her own slice of paradise and, with temperatures rising and passion in the air, she wonders where it will all end.
But this is only the beginning.
The Lost Resort is the first in a series of funny, romantic novels set on the Greek island of Lesbos. It is a story about friendship, family and the restorative power of love.< Less