A perfect summer. A perfect stranger. A perfect nightmare. When British twenty-…

⭐️⭐️⭐️💫 A perfect summer. A perfect stranger. A perfect nightmare. When British twenty-somethings Ruth and Adam are offered the chance to spend the summer housesitting in New York, they can’t say no. Young, in love and on the cusp of professional success, they feel as if luck is finally on their side. So the moment … Read more

When Dumbledore arrives at Privet Drive one summer night to collect Harry Potte…

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ When Dumbledore arrives at Privet Drive one summer night to collect Harry Potter, his wand hand is blackened and shrivelled, but he does not reveal why. Secrets and suspicion are spreading through the wizarding world, and Hogwarts itself is not safe. Harry is convinced that Malfoy bears the Dark Mark: there is a Death … Read more

Harry Potter’s summer has included the worst birthday ever, doomy warnings from…

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Harry Potter’s summer has included the worst birthday ever, doomy warnings from a house-elf called Dobby, and rescue from the Dursleys by his friend Ron Weasley in a magical flying car! Back at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for his second year, Harry hears strange whispers echo through empty corridors – and then … Read more

On a stifling summer’s day, eleven-year-old Jack and his two sisters sit in the…

⭐️⭐️⭐️💫 On a stifling summer’s day, eleven-year-old Jack and his two sisters sit in their broken-down car, waiting for their mother to come back and rescue them. Jack’s in charge, she’d said. I won’t be long. But she doesn’t come back. She never comes back. And life as the children know it is changed for … Read more

Seraphine Mayes and her twin brother, Danny, were born in the middle of summer …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Seraphine Mayes and her twin brother, Danny, were born in the middle of summer at their family’s estate on the Norfolk coast. Within hours of their birth, their mother threw herself from the cliffs, the au pair fled, and the village thrilled with whispers of dark cloaks, changelings, and the aloof couple who drew … Read more