Bring Me Sunshine
Charlotte Bold is nothing like her name - she is shy and timid and just wants a quiet life. When her job doing the traffic news on the radio in London is relocated to Sunshine FM in Mumbles, she jumps at the chance for a new start in Wales.
But when she arrives she discovers that she's not there to do the travel news - she's there to front the graveyard evening show. And s...more
When her station forces her to relocate to Swansea, and aren't exactly honest about her new role, it is time for her to sink or swim. With the help of Delme who she has only just met, things start happening for Charlie, slowly at first, and then wow she is one fabulous woma ...more
So she moves to Swansea, to Sunshine FM where she mistakenly believes she will be an associate presenter-turns ou ...more
I have no idea how I am going to do Laura Kemp's novel justice with my review. I mean, really, the book literally does bring you sunshine, so my words saying how much I loved the story aren't going to win against sunshine, now are they?
Well, I've said it already so I may as well cement the fact that yes, I did indeed LOVE 'Bring Me Sunshine', what with its uplifting storyline, flawed and fabulous characters, and humour ...more
The new job is in Wales, at Sunshine FM. In Wales! Far far away from the hustle and bustle of London, and her friends, and her boyfriend. Charlotte's very fragile; her self confidence is at rock bottom and having to leave everything that makes her feel a tiny bit ...more
Charlotte Bold is one for planning and structure, spontaneous doesn't work in her dictionary. She's rather happy with her quiet life in London, with her traffic updates radio job, her friends and her boyfriend. Maybe, but only maybe, it could be a little much better if she could get over her fear of speaking on the radio - a bit embarrassing, working on the radio, no? And she used to be a rising star, and she used to have ambitions. So what has happened? And what's going to happen when suddenly ...more
Then due to a misunde ...more
Laura does it again, she has an incredible knack for keeping you reading, you are desperate to know what happens next and she will keep you guessing till the end. Fantastic relatable characters and good old romance , she is the expert at building characters, some nice ,some not so, but you will bed so upset when you finish the books you will want it to go on for ever. Thank you Laura x
Light and zingy as a summer sorbet, this book is a delight. Engaging, charming characters and relatable dilemmas make it a thoroughly enjoyable read. Perfect escapism, with wonderful Welsh locations to put you in the mood for a trip to the seaside. Lush, fair play.
to visit this summer after reading this book.
Thank you to NetGalley, Orion Publishing Group and the author for the chance to review.
Arriving at the radio station in Mumbles ready to take on the traffic and travel Charlie discovers she’s hired to host the evening show ...more
Her uplifting message - based on the notion that everything is research apart from the rude bits - is 'You Don't Know How Brilliant You Are!'.
A journalist who has written for The Guardian, The Daily Mail and The Sun amongst others, she is married with a son in Cardiff, where she pretends to ...more