Bookshelf Reviews – Mandy Baggot

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Introducing: Mandy Baggot

Mandy Baggot brings you award-winning fiction! In 2012 she won the coveted Innovation in Romantic Fiction award at the UK’s Festival of Romance and her novel Strings Attached was also short listed for Best Author Published Read. Mandy writes strong contemporary romance and characters you’ll fall in love with. She is a featured author at and her novels are also featured on the Loveahappyending Book Shelf. Previously self-published, she was signed by US publishing house Sapphire Star Publishing in January 2012.

Mandy is a self-confessed Twitter addict who also likes to show off her singing talents on You Tube – check out Lady Gaga! She has auditioned for X Factor, appeared on ITV1s Who Dares Sings and longs to duet with Bryan Adams. She also has a fondness for white wine, mashed potato, country music and World’s Strongest Man. Mandy lives near Salisbury in Wiltshire, UK with her husband, two daughters and two cats called Kravitz and Springsteen.

Mandy’s books have received some fabulous reviews. Hyperlinks are provided to verify the source of these reviews, which are just a small selection of what some book bloggers and readers have to say:

Excess All Areas

“Beautifully written and really nicely handled” – Reviewer

“Great book with great characters – a must read” – Reviewer

“Depth and background that make the characters interesting and it impossible for you to predict the storyline” Nikky Bywater, Book Blogger

Breaking the Ice

“This is a fairy tale story with enough drama to keep you turning the pages” – Turning the Pages Book Blog

“An entertaining, feel good and easy to read novel” – Love Reading Love Books

“5 Stars. I was entertained by the book from beginning to end” reviewer

Knowing Me, Knowing You

 “This was a brilliant read that I just couldn’t put down, another hit from Mandy Baggot!” – Me, My Books & I

“Laugh out loud. I loved it and can’t wait to read more from Mandy Baggot” – reviewer

“Knowing Me Knowing You had me wrapped up so tight in the story I honestly didn’t want to put it down” – Forget The Housework, I’m Reading

Strings Attached

“Move over James Bond as devilishly gorgeous Quinn Blake is here!” – reviewer

“Baggot likes to make her novels a bit more over the top than most Chick Lit writers. I mean that in a good way” – Chick Lit Reviews & News

“As always I love to read a story that includes a rock star. This lived up to my expectations and then some” – Literary Chanteuse

Taking Charge

“Great book. Had me hooked from the start. Will be recommending this to all my friends” – reviewer

“Taking Charge is a wonderful romantic story that will take you on an emotional roller coaster ride” – Jersey Girl Book Reviews

“A sweet story with a well written plot that flows nicely. I recommend this book to everyone who loves romance with a bit of humor” – My Cozie Corner Book Reviews

Public Property

“A great plot that builds up and really gathers pace with plenty of twists to keep me on the edge of my seat” – Love Reading Love Books

“Public Property races you right to the finish line with pages flying to see if everyone walks away with their lives!” – reviewer

“First time I have left a review for a book but I just had to with this one great story” – reviewer

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You can learn more about Mandy on her Website and Blog and read more about her books here on her Author Page at

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This Bookshelf Review feature has been edited for by Janice Horton.

Look out for Janice’s Amazon bestselling novels ‘Bagpipes & Bullshot’ and ‘Reaching for the Stars’ and her new romantic and humorous novella ‘How Do You Voodoo?’

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Please leave a comment

  1. Mandy Baggot Says:

    Thank you for this lovely showcase, Janice!

    Mandy x

  2. Chris Longmuir Says:

    You’ve got gorgeous covers, Mandy

  3. Sheryl Browne Says:

    Fab review snippets, Mandy! Well done you! 🙂 xx

  4. Nicky Wells Says:

    So many fab reviews: HUGE congrats!!

  5. Melanie Robertson-King Says:

    Brilliant reviews, Mandy! Your covers are fantastic. I have a lot of your books on my iPad and can’t wait to read them!

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