This post was originally published at Novelicious.com and is now at WritingTipsOasis.com. WritingTipsOasis.com acquired Novelicious.com in June 2022.
Modern life isn’t always book friendly, you know? You can’t take your book into the shower with you, or read while you’re at the gym; you can’t turn pages and focus on paragraphs when you’re busy cleaning (more’s the pity) and reading while driving is obviously a total no-go. Until you discover audiobooks that is.
Making it possible to read anywhere on a plethora of devices, we’re offering you the opportunity to win your Audible wishlist with a whopping 10 credits up for grabs!
Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the audiobook you would listen to first and a winner will be chosen this time next week. Need some inspiration? Take a look at Audible’s bestsellers and new releases, or choose from some of our current favourites below.
1. The Seafront Tea Rooms by Vanessa Greene
Charismatic journalist Charlotte is on a mission to scope out Britain’s best tea rooms. She knows she’s found something special in the Seafront Tea Rooms but is it a secret she should share? Full of romance, tea and cake, The Seafront Tea Rooms is a heart-warming tale about the strength found in true friendship.
2. The Dandelion Years by Erica James
Ashcombe was the most beautiful house Saskia had ever seen as a little girl. A rambling cottage on the edge of a Suffolk village, it provided a perfect sanctuary to hide from the tragedy which shattered her childhood. Now an adult, Saskia is still living at Ashcombe and as a book restorer devotes her days tending to broken and battered books, daydreaming about the people who had once turned their pages. When she discovers a hidden notebook – and realises someone has gone to a great deal of trouble to hide a story of their own – Saskia finds herself drawn into a heart-rending tale of wartime love.
3. The Little Flower Shop by the Sea by Ali McNamara
Inheriting her grandmother’s flower shop has forced Poppy to return to Cornwall, a place that holds too many memories. Poppy is determined to do her best for the sake of her adored grandmother, but she struggles with the responsibility of the more-shabby-than-chic shop. And with the added complication of Jake, the gruff but gorgeous local flower grower, Poppy is very tempted to run away …
4. The Woman Who Fell in Love for a Week by Fiona Walker
Jenny loves to house-sit: looking after a stranger’s perfect home and pretending to be someone else – just for a bit. Her latest booking is a beautiful rambling country house owned by the glamorous Lewis family. Freed of teaching duties for the summer, Jenny plans to do nothing more challenging than walk the family’s badly behaved dog and laze by the pool. Her idyll is disrupted by skeletons in the Lewis closet. Stumbling across hidden messages and passionate secrets, Jenny finds herself exposing far more than just home truths.
5. I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh
A tragic accident. It all happened so quickly. She couldn’t have prevented it. Could she? In a split second, Jenna Gray’s world descends into a nightmare. Her only hope of moving on is to walk away from everything she knows to start afresh. Desperate to escape, Jenna moves to a remote cottage on the Welsh coast, but she is haunted by her fears, her grief, and her memories of a cruel November night that changed her life forever. Slowly Jenna begins to glimpse the potential for happiness in her future. But her past is about to catch up with her, and the consequences will be devastating …