Books

“Filled with magic, love and the bonds of family . . . thoroughly engaging . . . will whisk readers away to a place where anything is possible” – Library Reads

In a forgotten nook of Cambridge stands a little shop. Thousands of sheets of beautiful paper and hundreds of exquisite pens wait for the next person who, with Clara Cohen’s help, will express the love, despair and desire they feel to correspondents alive, estranged or deceased. Clara knows better than most the power a letter can have to turn a person’s life around. So when she discovers a cache of her great grandmother’s wartime love letters, she follows the faint trail of a life lived, and starts on a profound journey of her own.

“Reminiscent of Love Actually and P.S. I Love You …recommended to readers who want to be charmed by the possibilities of love” – Library Reads

Amandine Bisset has always had the power to feel the emotions of those around her. It’s a secret she can share only with her friends – all professors, all witches – when they gather for meetings on the college rooftops. Although lately she senses the ties among her colleagues beginning to unravel. If only she had her student Noa’s power to hear the innermost thoughts of others, she might know how to patch things up.

Mathematics professor Kat is struggling with unrequited love for her best friend, George, but refuses to cast spells to win his heart. Kat’s sister, Cosima, is not above using magic to get what she wants, sprinkling pastries in her bakery with equal parts sugar and enchantment. But when Cosima sets her sights on George, she sets off a chain of events that turns each of the witches’ worlds upside down…

Whenever a woman steps into the little dress shop, she finds that opening its little blue door is the very best decision she’s ever made. She isn’t looking for the perfect cocktail dress, the jeans that will lengthen their legs or the skirt that will slim their silhouette. No, she’s looking for much more than that; she’s looking for a lost piece of herself. Which is exactly what Etta Sparks can give her.

“Big-hearted, beautiful and brushed with magic, this novel celebrates life’s moments of joy, possibility and transformation. Menna van Praag’s writing is bright with sparkles and lovely grace notes.”

— Susan Wiggs, Bestselling Author of The Beekeeper’s Ball

Welcome to Hope Street, where literary ghosts give advice to the living, hot chocolate contains magical properties and hope is something you can hold in your hands. Discover a mysterious house where women come to hide their secrets, heal their broken hearts and risk everything to change their lives forever…

“This fresh, whimsical book is as is full of heart as the house is full of fascinating women. We should all have such friends and such a refuge!”

— Marisa de los Santos, NYT bestselling author Love Walked In

 

Welcome to Hope Street, where literary ghosts give advice to the living, hot chocolate contains magical properties and hope is something you can hold in your hands. Discover a mysterious house where women come to hide their secrets, heal their broken hearts and risk everything to change their lives forever…

“This fresh, whimsical book is as is full of heart as the house is full of fascinating women. We should all have such friends and such a refuge!”

— Marisa de los Santos, NYT bestselling author Love Walked In

 

Maya spends her days dreaming of a perfect life, a life filled with love, success and pleasure. She tries to find fulfilment in the pursuit of men and money, and when this doesn’t work she looks for comfort in chocolate. But this only leaves her feeling empty and lost. Then Maya meets a mysterious, magical stranger and is set on a spiritual journey to discover what she’s been missing all this time…

“A heart-warming novel about learning to love yourself and follow your dreams.”

— Style Magazine

After years of being single, struggling & unfulfilled May finally has the life and man of her dreams. But, as her new life starts to take off, May’s doubts and demons creep back to haunt her. As her insecurities kick in she starts to fall for the glitter of fame and pushes her relationship to the edge…

“A great romantic and spiritually rich read.”

— Spirit & Destiny Magazine

“This enchanting sequel… van Praagies and budding novelists alike will feel their hunger pangs diminish with this sweet treat.”

— Kindred Spirit Magazine