Books Set in the Sun

This post is part of Six for Sunday run by Steph from A Little but a Lot.

Escaping to the sun isn’t really on the cards right now, but I would still love to head off for a sun-filled getaway. Thankfully, there are plenty of books out there perfect for whisking you away to the sunshine.

I’ve tried to spread the destinations right across the world. So, whether you’re looking for a sunny European city break or a beautiful sun kissed beach in the tropics, I’ve got you covered.

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Review: You and Me on Vacation by Emily Henry

Challenge prompt: A book where the main character works in your current/dream job.


Two best friends. Ten summer trips. One last chance to fall in love.

Poppy and Alex. Alex and Poppy. They have nothing in common. She’s a wild child; he wears khakis. She has insatiable wanderlust; he prefers to stay home with a book. And somehow, ever since a fateful car share home from college many years ago, they are the very best of friends. For most of the year they live far apart—she’s in New York City, and he’s in their small hometown—but every summer, for a decade, they have taken one glorious week of vacation together.

Until two years ago, when they ruined everything. They haven’t spoken since.

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Great Books Set on Each Continent

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from A Little But a Lot.

In a time when travelling isn’t super easy, the only way to see the world is through books and movies. There are some amazing settings out there, and books are the best way to see the world around us from the comfort and safety of our armchairs.

With that in mind, I want to give you some suggestions to help travel the world a little. If there’s somewhere you’re dying to see, these books might just help you out.

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Review: The Little Swiss Ski Chalet by Julie Caplin

This book did not fit any of my challenge prompts.

Disclaimer: I read this book as part of a blog tour run by Rachel’s Random Resources. This has in no way affected my opinion of the book, nor the outcome of this review.


It’s time to pack your bags and head to the breathtaking, snow-covered peaks of the Swiss Alps for velvety hot chocolates, delicious cheeses and a gorgeous love story…

Food technician Mina has always believed that chocolate will solve everything – and it’s just what she needs when her latest relationship mishap goes viral!

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Ten to Talk Through with Sandy Barker

Today’s Ten to Talk Through is special – it’s a Christmas version. What makes it even better is it’s a Christmas unlike any other. That’s true for us in the northern hemisphere, and also for the latest book by today’s guest.

Today I’ve sat down for a chat with the wonderful Sandy Barker. Sandy is the author of four wonderful romance novels, all of which are set right across the world. Sydney, Santorini, and Paris have all featured in Sandy’s books thus far.

With her new release, The Christmas Swap, is definite bang for your buck, as it features THREE fantastic locations; Australia, the US, and the UK. Today let’s picture an Aussie Christmas and grab a coffee with Sandy.

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