Kate Forster lives in Melbourne, Australia with her husband, two children and can be found nursing a laptop, surrounded by magazines and talking on the phone, usually all at once. Kate is an avid follower of fashion, fame and all things pop culture and is an excellent dinner party guest who always brings gossip and champagne.
One of our Great Reads You May Have Missed in 2012. Three glamorous actresses gliding through a life lived on the silver screen. One Hollywood Blockbuster. An intricate web of passionate pasts, addictions, lovers and secrets, perfect for fans of Lesley Lokko and Adriana Trigiani.
`Inspired by the life of Coco Chanel, this is the story of the scandalous life of the fictional beauty maven, Daphne Le Marche. Set between 1950's Paris and present day London, it's a lovely-get-away-from-it-all read' - Red Paris, 1956. Eighteen year old Daphne may be from a tiny French village, but she knows she's destined for more. Stepping off a bus into bustling Paris with a suitcase full of her home-made beauty products, she's ready to do whatever it takes to claim her stake in the world. London, 2016. Scandalous love affairs and an iconic cosmetics brand have kept Daphne Le Marche in spotlight - but her darkest secrets have never come to light. Now, in her London penthouse, enveloped in her rich signature scent, the Grande Dame of glamour has died. But not even those closest to her could have been prepared for what came next. The Last Will and Testament of Daphne Le Marche is a sweeping story of heartbreak, scandal and the importance of keeping it in all the family...
Rebecca's so called splendid life isn't so wonderful. She is fresh out of rehab, her husband and children aren't home for the holiday, and her Christmas tree has alopecia.Days from Christmas, Rebecca has to explore her grief about a loss so huge, it tipped her over the edge, and imagine a future that maybe spent alone.But she learns that, while Christmas for one is possible, it's just a lot nicer when there's family to share it with.Love, loss and forgiveness come together to make a Christmas that Rebecca will never forget, and one that will unwrap a joyous future, even it's not at all like what she imagined was waiting for her under the Christmas tree.This festive season, it really will be a Wonderful Life with For the Love of Christmas by Kate Forster.
A holiday short story that proves that true love is forever, not just for Christmas... Hollywood movie star Maggie and friend and manager Zoe need an escape from their complicated star-studded lives in LA. With its history and Christmas charm, London feels like the perfect getaway.But can they truly leave their realities behind?In their luxurious quarters, the girls meet Holly who is ideal at showing Maggie and Zoe the sumptuous sights and sounds of London in their most glittering light. But behind her bright facade, Holly is hiding a secret: suffering from unrequited love, she's looking for a Christmas miracle. Desperate to see an unattainable love story for Holly come together, will our LA starlets succeed in providing a Hollywood ending before the dawn of Christmas Day?Packed to the brim with festive cheer, this is the only story you'll need this Christmas...
Willow and Kitty will discover there is no such thing as chance - only destiny. Actress Willow Carruthers is living the dream in London, with an Oscar on her shelf, a rock-star husband and two gorgeous children. But Willow isn't coping with her seemingly perfect life. Country girl Kitty Middlemist arrives in London desperate for a job. She has a perfect pedigree on paper, but no particular skills in real life. Work is hard to find until Kitty, quite by chance, takes on a job with Willow. As their lives and secrets become intertwined, Willow and Kitty discover there is no such thing as chance - only destiny. Chance is just the beginning for Willow and Kitty. Their stories continue in Seduction, Kate Forster's glamorous and addictive second novel, out from Penguin January 2013. Three years ago, Melbourne mother Kate Forster was paralysed by depression. Now she's the belle of Britain's chick lit scene and Hollywood is calling. Read more. Praise for Kate Forster's The Perfect Location 'This addictive debut novel from Aussie actor and singer Kate Forster is the perfect beach read.' New Idea 'Love this book. Love, love this book. If you remember only one thing from this review, let it be this: read this book. Harnesses the best of the chick lit world with romance, mystery, crime, world travel, and just a touch of romance. This book is an absolute summer must read.' Chicklit and Wine
Hotshot director TG is casting his new romantic comedy, The Italian Dream the hottest ticket in town. But who to choose? He has the cream of Hollywood's female actors at his beck and call. The auditions prove both inspiring and hilarious as TG tries to find his female leads with a surprise along the way.
Digital download exclusive story: discover brand new starlet, Kate Forster, ahead of her debut novel The Perfect Location.Three women play their part in the glitter-soaked circus that is Hollywood: Calypso, the naive innocent; Sapphira, the ambitious action-star, and Rose, an older icon, recovering from a divorce with a celebrity Playboy.Follow these women as they audition for a Hollywood epic that will lead them to discover the bewitching world of love, fame and scandal and just what it takes to live happily ever after when you are a star.