Morning everyone!  I hope you’re all having a wonderful weekend so far! First up today I”m on the blog tour for Out of the Bower by A. E. Walnofer and a happy to bring you a spotlight.  Here’s all the details you need! Don’t forget to scroll down to the giveaway too!

about the book

Title: Out of the Bower
Author: A. E. Walnofer
Genre: Historical romantic fiction
Series/Standalone: Standalone first book in the Durbin Family series
Potential Trigger Warning: One incident of sexual assault in this book is described in limited and nongratuitous detail
Estimated page count: 372
Formats available: Paperback and eBook.  Available on Kindle Unlimited
Publisher: Independently published (26 Dec. 2020)
Tour organised by: Rachel’s Random Resources

London, 1817: When Barclay Durbin, a young street preacher, encounters Honora Goodwin, injured on a London street, he doesn’t know she has just escaped from Titania’s Bower, a brothel. Taking her to his ancestral home to recover amongst his family, he falls in love with the vivacious girl and comes to believe that she is divinely appointed to become his wife.

Honora begins to feel similarly and knows that the good-hearted gentleman’s attentions would likely ensure her future happiness, but she is intent on liberating Celia Woodlow – the friend she was forced to leave behind at the Bower. Telling Barclay only parts of her own story, Honora enlists the besotted young man to help her.

When their plan goes awry, Honora realizes that only the truth can deliver them from the emotional and societal maelstrom in which they find themselves. But if she divulges all, what will become of Honora and Barclay’s budding attachment? And will Celia ever gain her freedom?

Out of the Bower tells the tale of a forbidden romance, an ardent friendship, and the ever-essential redemption of self.

Purchase Links: Amazon UK ~ Amazon US

about the author

A.E. Walnofer spends weekdays mobilizing the soft tissue and synovial joints of patients, and weekends typing out stories that are incessantly brewing inside her head. There are lots of these tales and she hopes to share many more of them with you in the future.

Where to find the author online: Website




international giveaway

Win 3 x E-copies of Out of the Bower by A. E. Walnofer

*Terms and Conditions –Worldwide entries welcome.  Please enter using the link below.  The winner will be selected at random via Rafflecopter from all valid entries and will be notified by Twitter and/or email. If no response is received within 7 days then Rachel’s Random Resources reserves the right to select an alternative winner. Open to all entrants aged 18 or over.  Any personal data given as part of the competition entry is used for this purpose only and will not be shared with third parties, with the exception of the winners’ information. This will passed to the giveaway organiser and used only for fulfilment of the prize, after which time Rachel’s Random Resources will delete the data.  I am not responsible for despatch or delivery of the prize.


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I’ll be back again soon!

Chelle x

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