to @booksbyheather on the discharge of from @forgereads! 📘👩🏼👩🏻🐦🥧🌳✨ I gave it 5 stars!! Whereas on the town for her grandmother’s funeral, Anna Kate learns that with a view to totally inherit her Granny Zee’s Blackbird Café, she should run it for 2 months. In the meantime, Natalie, a younger widow and mom to a two yr daughter, Ollie, has returned to the small, southern city the place she grew up and the place everyone is aware of everyone… and their enterprise. Natalie doesn’t get alongside together with her mom however has nowhere else to go. In addition to being new to Wicklow, what else do the 2 girls have in frequent? How will their lives intersect and intertwine?
Final however not least, there are additionally 4 and twenty uncommon blackbirds who dwell in a mulberry tree proper outdoors the café. How do they play into the story? And is it true that the blackbird pie served on the cafe is magical and offers those that eat it with a particular message from a deceased liked one? “Beneath midnight skies, Blackbirds sing, Loving notes, Baked in pies, Beneath midnight skies.” I “flocking” LOVED this wealthy, vibrant, and charming story that touched on so many themes together with love, grief, romance, forgiveness, and letting go of previous hurts. This guide left me craving candy tea, unhappy to depart Wicklow’s inhabitants, and craving to style blackbird pie with a view to obtain a message from my very own dearly departed mom. The guide’s dedication positively applies to me: “For everybody who needs they might eat a bit of blackbird pie.” “An individual you’re keen on isn’t actually gone—they’re all the time there, whether or not it is in a reminiscence… or a dream… or in a coronary heart.”