Blog Tour ~ The Weekend Spa Break by Anne John-Ligali.

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Friendships Online Series

Part Two

After finally meeting in person at the publishing party of the season, Constance and Estelle are determined not to let their friendship return to mere virtual champagne bottles and uploaded pictures of food.
It’s been a busy year, and Constance feels it’s time to reward herself with the spa break Estelle gave her for Christmas. Naturally, Constance wouldn’t dream of taking anyone other than Estelle, and this will provide the perfect opportunity to bond with her new chum.
As the excited pair spend some quality time together, they realise it’s not just writing books they have in common, but something that goes much deeper. After a few Jacuzzi sessions, facials, pedicures, and a massage by sexy Senior Therapist, Julio, everything seems to be peachy until an unexpected visitor turns Constance’s weekend of bliss … on its head.
A two-day spa break.

Sparkling water on tap.

And the perfect massage.

But who’s rubbing who up the wrong way?


Many thanks to the author for the ARC in return for an honest review.

There were a number of things I liked about this novella.

It’s humour is infectious and makes The Weekend Spa Break an enjoyable and easy read. I found myself smiling and laughing throughout, which is nice when you have been fast paced, tense thrillers. I could simply sit back and imagine myself  on a relaxing spa break with the characters.

The themes of friendship and the ways friendships are made, really struck a chord with me. I loved how the author developed these themes from the first in the series of short books, of how friendships made  on-line can devolve into real and supportive relationships. It reflects modern life and the importance of social media in so many peoples lives.

Best of all there is a group of characters that are fumny, warm, spikey, selfish and giving, reflecting real friendship groups and the ways we connect with people without ever knowing why!

You can read my review of the first in the series The Big Event.

And buy The Weekend Spa Break can be purchased from Amazon.

Message from the author about a fabulous competition. 

Giveaway Final Picture

To mark the release of part two in the friendships series, I’m giving away a Sanctuary Spa gift set and a signed printed and binded copy of The Weekend Spa Break to one lucky winner. At present, there are no physical copies of The Weekend Spa Break available, so this is a treat.
To enter you only have to do is visit my twitter page and retweet the pinned tweet showing this GIVEAWAY.
A winner will be chosen at random by Tweet Draw and announced on Saturday the 19th of May at 20:00hrs.
Competition is open worldwide.
Good luck!

About the author 

Meet Anne-2

Anne John-Ligali is a writer and the founder of Books and Authors UK, a popular website featuring author interviews and book reviews.  She loves all things books: reading, writing, going to book events, and meeting other book lovers. She has written a series of short stories and is currently writing her first novel.
Anne has always loved stories and read many books as a child, including the entire Sweet Valley High and Caitlyn series.  Her interest in writing fiction came years later, when she began writing for pleasure in 2007.
Originally from Peterborough, Anne now lives in London. After moving to London, she studied graphic design at the University of Arts and has held a number IT administration jobs in the city. Anne continues writing and aspires to write more women’s fiction books, a non-fiction book and several children’s books.

Anne John-Ligali can be followed on TwitterFacebook and her Blog.

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