Hookline Books

The very best ofromantic fiction and all chosen for publicationby book clubs and readers.




Alex Morgan

Paula abandons her London life and travels through the night to a Scottish village where she once spent a childhood holiday. Desperate to avoid a painful loss, she tries to hide away. However, the locals are keen to know more about their unhappy visitor. Can we ever run away from the past?

"I’m not surprised it was chosen by real  readers." Sara Maitland, author




A Young Woman's Guide to Carrying On

Jilly Wosskow

After a row with her mother, Kathryn collects her belongings and slams the door for the final time. It’s 1974 and the beginning of a new life – but how much can Kathryn really leave behind?

A romantic comedy set in Sheffield.

‘A lively, well-written romp.’ The Star


Seven Days to Tell You

Ruby Soames

When Kate’s husband goes missing she spends three painful years searching for him before returning to her career, her life. Marc’s sudden reappearance brings questions. He asks for a week to tell his story, to prove his love. A romantic novel with a difference.

"The feel of One Day about it." NewBooks

 "An irresistible read." France Magazine


Mothers, Fathers & Lovers

Ruby Soames

Ever wonder what happens when you date an up-and-coming actor?

Anger, jealousy, resentment - and that just your best friends.

A second romanticnovel from Ruby Soames