Mine by Clare Empson #BookReview #BlogTour

'Who am I? Why am I here? Why did my mother give me away?'

On the surface, Luke and his girlfriend Hannah seem to have a perfect life. He's an A&R man, she's an arts correspondent and they are devoted to their new-born son Samuel.

But beneath the gloss Luke has always felt like an outsider. So when he finds his birth mother Alice, the instant connection with her is a little like falling in love.

When Hannah goes back to work, Luke asks Alice to look after their son. But Alice - fuelled with grief from when her baby was taken from her 27 years ago - starts to fall in love with Samuel. And Luke won't settle for his mother pushing him aside once again...

I'm delighted to be hosting the blog tour for Mine today. Many thanks to Clare Empson, Orion Books and Tracy Fenton from Compulsive Readers for inviting me and for my advance copy of the novel, received through Netgalley.

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