Hello Sunshines! I have the huge pleasure to be shining a spotlight on Beach Hut Surprise; Holiday Reads From Little Piddling. This is a fabulous collection of novella’s from six brilliant authors, all of which are at the very top of their game in the genre they write in. I am super excited to be sharing this gorgeous book with you all, I will have my review live on the blog later in the week, but as this is released today I wanted to share it with you all,  I hope you will love it as much as I do and let us all say a huge Happy Release Day to Louise, Lesley, Liz, Joanna, Sarah and Sophie!

Beach Hut Surprise: Holiday Reads from Little Piddling by Louise Allen, Lesley Cookman, Liz Fielding, Joanna Maitland, Sarah Mallory, Sophie Weston.

Publication Date: 30th June 2020 / Publisher: Liberta Books / Genre: Romance, Anthology

Who’s there? Lovers, vampires… A body?

Little Piddling—now renamed Little Piddling sur Mer—is a resort with ambitions.

But odd things keep happening in Little Piddling. Especially among its delectable beach huts. They are a magnet for lovers and other, stranger, visitors.

Take a romantic stroll along the beach after dark and you might encounter more than you bargained for.

Six favourite authors let their hair down on the Piddling sands…

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About the Author’s

Sophie Weston

Sophie Weston has written 50-ish novels, mostly romantic, sometimes funny. In fact, she was born in a snowstorm and never got over it. She says she writes stories to read by fire and candlelight while the weather rages outside.

Her books sell in 27 languages and over 100 countries. She gives daily thanks for Shakespeare, P G Wodehouse, Georgette Heyer and all those wonderful readers she will never meet.

She blogs from time to time at LibertaBooks.com, where readers and writers meet.


Sarah Mallory

Sarah Mallory writes Historical romantic adventures for Harlequin. She lives high on the moors in West Yorkshire, England, where she finds inspiration in the spectacular scenery. She has written over 20 books for Harlequin and won the Romantic Novelist Association’s RoNA Rose award in 2012 and 2013 for her Sarah Mallory novels.

Sarah is also the award-winning author Melinda Hammond.


Joanna Maitland

Joanna Maitland is a Scot (with part Irish ancestry) though she and her husband now live in England, near the border with Wales. It’s a magical area, overflowing with the kind of historical sites to tempt any author’s storytelling tastebuds. To add to her nomadic history, Joanna spent her student years living in Scotland, France, Germany, and London, and she still enjoys travel to faraway places. For example, she travelled to St Petersburg, Vienna, and Venice, for her stories about a brotherhood of Wellington’s spies (The Aikenhead Honours).

Learn more about Joanna and her books on her new website http://LibertaBooks.com/Joanna, where readers and authors share.


Louise Allen

Louise Allen is the author of more than sixty historical romances published by Harlequin and Mills & Boon, more than a dozen time-travel romantic mysteries and historical romantic mysteries and of several historical non-fiction titles. Her favourite historical period is 1780-1820 and her interests include collecting ephemera from the period and exploring historic London. Find out more at wwww.louiseallenregency.com and discover more about late Georgian London at her blog http://janeaustenslondon.com Twitter @LouiseRegency


Liz Fielding

Best selling author, Liz Fielding worked as a secretary in Africa and the Middle East before writing full time. Her award winning books are published worldwide in multiple languages and she has more than 15 million books in print.

Katie Fforde wrote, when honouring her with the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s Outstanding Achievement Award in 2019 said – “Liz Fielding’s books, with their warmth, humour and emotion, have charmed millions of readers. She is a true star of the romantic fiction genre…”

You can find her at http://www.lizfielding.com with a link to her blog,


Lesley Cookman

Lesley Cookman is the author of The Libby Sarjeant Mysteries. She is also the author of The Alexandrians Trilogy, and a former Editor and feature writer. She

has also written seven pantomimes and a book on how to do it!

She lives on the Kent Coast with an occasional returning child and two cats.

lesleycookman.co.uk @CookmanCrime


About Liberta Books

Libertà Books is cited as the author of collections and anthologies by members and friends of the hive at the Libertabooks.com website. Libertabooks.com is the website where readers and authors share their love of books, and much, much more.


If you are a Romance and/or Historical author and would like a free Book Promo/Spotlight which will feature on the blog and across Chicks, Rogues and Scandals social media, then do get in touch via the Contact Me page quoting ‘Book Promo’

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