An atmospheric and gripping read
Wonderful characters and a very moving storyline
I really loved this book... The stories weave together seamlessly and are so cleverly aligned it is a joy to read
Compelling, atmospheric and beautifully written...trembles with family secrets. I adored it
A delightful debut about family and secrets
A gripping family mystery told in lush, evocative prose
Delightful...Beautifully written and hugely enjoyable
Summer of Secrets is a book about family and friendship, secrets, trust and love. A tense read at times, especially in the last chapters. I thoroughly enjoyed it
I urge you to go out and buy your copy now. I finished it last night and it's all I can think about since... Emotionally charged, heartbreaking and beautiful
Nikola Scott has a real gift for writing sumptuous, atmospheric fiction, pulling you into her world immediately, keeping you captivated throughout and making it very difficult for you to want to let go by the end
An intriguing twisting story with a lush opening and beautifully descriptive writing throughout. I loved it
A satisfying tale with characters you wont forget
I couldn't tear myself away.... A compelling read. Heartbreaking and emotional, tense and gripping. This was my first book I've read by Nikola but it most definitely won't be the last!
Nikola Scott has a magical way of piecing her stories together and she has done her characters proud with the way she has written their journeys. An emotionally charged, harrowing and majestic novel
Praise for Nikola Scott: 'A well-written, intriguing read full of family secrets... Brilliant'
Had me captivated from page one right through to the end... Moreish, full of emotion, drama and beautifully written. Highly recommended!!
An emotional and involving story
A compelling family story... beautifully written... evokes vivid pictures of an English summer in the 1950s
The perfect book to lose yourself in.... I found myself completely absorbed in the lives of the sisters both past and present
Impossible to put down, utterly compelling, brilliant writing. Highly Recommended!