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Cecelia Ahern - Author

About the Author

Cecelia Ahern was our Guest Editor in October 2014 - click here - to see the books that inspired her writing.

Cecelia Ahern was born and grew up in Dublin. Before embarking on her writing career, Cecelia Ahern completed a degree in journalism and media studies. PS, I Love You was one of the biggest-selling debuts of recent years and a number 1 bestseller. Her other bestselling novels are Where Rainbows End, If You Could See Me Now, A Place Called Here, Thanks for the Memories, The Gift, The Book of Tomorrow and The Time of My Life. PS, I Love You became an international box office success, starring Hilary Swank. Cecelia also co-created the hit American television series Samantha Who? Her novels are published in nearly 50 countries, and has sold over twenty-five million copies of her novels worldwide. Two of her books have been adapted as films and she has created several TV series. She and her books have won numerous awards, including the Irish Book Award for Popular Fiction for The Year I Met You. Cecelia lives in County Dublin with her family.

 

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Featured books by Cecelia Ahern

Other books by Cecelia Ahern

Postscript The Sequel to Ps, I Love You

Postscript The Sequel to Ps, I Love You

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/09/2019

The long-awaited sequel to the international bestseller PS, I Love You! It's been seven years since Holly Kennedy's husband died - six since she read his final letter, urging Holly to find the courage to forge a new life. She's proud of all the ways in which she has grown and evolved. But when a group inspired by Gerry's letters, calling themselves the PS, I Love You Club, approaches Holly asking for help, she finds herself drawn back into a world that she worked so hard to leave behind. Reluctantly, Holly begins a relationship with the club, even as their friendship threatens to destroy the peace she believes she has achieved. As each of these people calls upon Holly to help them leave something meaningful behind for their loved ones, Holly will embark on a remarkable journey - one that will challenge her to ask whether embracing the future means betraying the past, and what it means to love someone forever...

Postscript The Sequel to Ps, I Love You

Postscript The Sequel to Ps, I Love You

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/09/2019

The long-awaited sequel to the international bestseller PS, I Love You! It's been seven years since Holly Kennedy's husband died - six since she read his final letter, urging Holly to find the courage to forge a new life. She's proud of all the ways in which she has grown and evolved. But when a group inspired by Gerry's letters, calling themselves the PS, I Love You Club, approaches Holly asking for help, she finds herself drawn back into a world that she worked so hard to leave behind. Reluctantly, Holly begins a relationship with the club, even as their friendship threatens to destroy the peace she believes she has achieved. As each of these people calls upon Holly to help them leave something meaningful behind for their loved ones, Holly will embark on a remarkable journey - one that will challenge her to ask whether embracing the future means betraying the past, and what it means to love someone forever...

PS, I Love You

PS, I Love You

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/07/2019

Includes an exclusive extract from the brand new sequel, Postscript Some people wait their whole lives to find their soul mates. But not Holly and Gerry. Childhood sweethearts, they could finish each other's sentences. No one could ever imagine them without each other. When Gerry dies, Holly is devastated. But Gerry has left her a bundle of notes, one for each month of her year, each signed 'PS, I Love You'. As the notes are opened, the man who knows Holly better than anyone teaches her that life goes on. With some help from friends and family, Holly laughs, cries and finds that life is for living - but it helps if there's someone watching over you.

Roar A Story for Every Woman

Roar A Story for Every Woman

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/05/2019

Have you ever imagined a different life? Have you ever stood at a crossroads, undecided? Have you ever had a moment when you wanted to roar? A story for every woman. A story for every moment. Whether you want to laugh To be moved To love To feel less guilt To cry To be comforted To ROAR There is a story for you. From Sunday Times bestselling author Cecelia Ahern comes a collection of witty, original and moving stories for women everywhere. `Funny, wise and weighty, in a very good way...read one or two of Ahern's fables at a time [to] truly appreciate their wit, pathos and imagination.' Independent `Witty, playful, entertaining but also thought-provoking, salutary and empowering' Daily Mail A Radio 2 Bookclub Choice.

Roar

Roar

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/05/2019

`Cecelia Ahern at her quirky, magical best' Daily Mail A story for every woman. A story for every moment. Whether you want to laugh To be moved To love To feel less guilt To cry To be comforted To ROAR There is a story for you. From Sunday Times bestselling author Cecelia Ahern comes a collection of witty, original and moving stories for women everywhere. `Funny, wise and weighty, in a very good way...read one or two of Ahern's fables at a time [to] truly appreciate their wit, pathos and imagination.' Independent `Witty, playful, entertaining but also thought-provoking, salutary and empowering' Daily Mail A Radio 2 Bookclub Choice.

Roar

Roar

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/2018

Have you ever imagined a different life? Have you ever stood at a crossroads, undecided...Have you ever had a moment when you wanted to roar? From much-loved, international bestseller Cecelia Ahern come stories for all of us: the women who befriend us, the women who encourage us, the women who make us brave. From The Woman Who Slowly Disappeared to The Woman Who Returned and Exchanged her Husband, discover thirty touching, often hilarious, stories and meet thirty very different women. Each discovers her strength; each realizes she holds the power to make a change. Witty, tender, surprising, these keenly observed tales speak to us all, and capture the moment when we all want to roar. `These stories sing and cry and shout and whisper from the page. They're sharp, clever, witty...a joy to read.' Donal Ryan, international bestselling author of The Spinning Heart

Frauen, die ihre Stimme erheben. Roar.

Frauen, die ihre Stimme erheben. Roar.

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: eBook Release Date: 22/08/2018

"e;Dieses Buch ist fur mich ein Herzensprojekt. Es geht um unsere eigene Stimme - um all die Momente, in denen Frauen sich erheben."e; Cecelia Ahern"e;Geistreich und anregend! Cecelia Ahern ist eine der besten Schriftstellerinnen, die wir haben."e; John Boyne, Autor von "e;Der Junge im gestreiften Pyjama"e;Dreiig Frauen, dreiig Storys: 350 Seiten voller Uberraschungen, Gefuhl und Aha-Erlebnisse.Da ist die Frau, die im Boden versinkt und dort auf jede Menge anderer Frauen trifft. Oder die Frau, die auf ihrem Grundstuck Zweifel sat. Eine andere Frau, deren Uhr so laut tickt, dass sie nicht schlafen kann, und eine, die aus ihrer Schublade herausklettert. Lauter Frauen, denen gerade dann Flugel wachsen, wenn sie es gar nicht erwarten. So wie es fur uns alle in jedem Moment moglich ist, wenn wir nur auf uns selbst horen. In ihren Romanen beruhrt Cecelia Ahern Millionen Leserinnen und Leser. Mit diesem besonderen Story-Projekt stellt sie mit sprudelnder Phantasie und liebevollem Humor die Fragen, die uns bewegen: Wer bin ich in dieser Welt? Und wer bestimmt das eigentlich? Was ist mir wirklich wichtig? Und was ist fur Frauen alles moglich?

Perfect

Perfect

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/01/2018

The thrilling, shocking and romantic sequel to the bestselling YA debut FLAWED is finally here. When we embrace all our flaws, that's when we can finally become PERFECT... Celestine North lives in a society that demands perfection. After she was branded Flawed by a morality court, Celestine's life has completely fractured - all her freedoms gone. Since Judge Crevan has declared her the number one threat to the public, she has been a ghost, on the run with the complicated, powerfully attractive Carrick, the only person she can trust. But Celestine has a secret - one that could bring the entire Flawed system crumbling to the ground. Judge Crevan is gaining the upper hand, and time is running out for Celestine. With tensions building, Celestine must make a choice: save only herself, or risk her life to save all the Flawed. And, most important of all, can she prove that to be human in itself is to be Flawed...?

Flawed / Perfect

Flawed / Perfect

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: eBook Release Date: 25/01/2018

The stunning bestselling YA duology from internationally bestselling author Cecelia AhernCelestine North lives in a society that demands perfection, and she lives a perfect life. She's a model daughter and sister, she's well-liked by her classmates and teachers, and she's dating the impossibly charming Art Crevan.But then Celestine encounters a situation in which she makes an instinctive decision. Will she be branded as FLAWED? Will all her freedoms be gone?In a society where perfection is paramount and mistakes are punished, one young woman takes a stand that could cost her everything. But can she prove that to be human in itself is to be Flawed? . . .

The Gift

The Gift

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/11/2017

Step into the magical world of Cecelia Ahern in this heartwarming bestseller. If you could wish for one gift this Christmas, what would it be? Lou Suffern wishes he could be in two places at once. His constant battle with the clock is a sensitive issue with his wife and family. Gabe wishes he was somewhere warm. When Lou invites Gabe, a homeless man who sits outside his office, into the building and into his life, Lou's world is changed beyond all measure... An enchanting and thoughtful Christmas story that speaks to all of us abut the value of time and what is truly important in life.

So klingt dein Herz

So klingt dein Herz

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: eBook Release Date: 24/08/2017

Der aktuelle SPIEGEL-Bestseller von Cecelia Ahern"e;Bewegend, inspirierend und einfach wunderschon."e; Sunday TelegraphDie junge Laura lebt im Verborgenen im Westen Irlands. Niemand wei, dass sie eine ganz besondere Fahigkeit besitzt: Sie kann jede menschliche Stimme, alle Tiere und jedes Gerausch der Welt nachahmen. Als der Toningenieur Solomon im Wald auf Laura trifft, fuhlt er sich sofort magisch von ihr angezogen. Doch auch Solomons Lebensgefahrtin, die Regisseurin Bo, ist fasziniert: Sie mochte einen Film uber die geheimnisvolle Laura drehen. Uber Nacht findet sich Laura in unserer lauten, modernen Welt wieder. Kann ihre Gabe ihr dabei helfen, das Gluck zu finden - und die Liebe?

Groe Liebe hoch drei

Groe Liebe hoch drei

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: eBook Release Date: 24/05/2017

Nur fur sechs Monate - die ersten drei groen Bestseller-Romane von Cecelia Ahern in einem Band!P.S. Ich liebe Dich Holly und Gerry hatten einen einfachen Plan: fur den Rest ihres Lebens zusammenzubleiben. Doch nun ist Gerry tot, ein Gehirntumor. Und Holly wei nicht, wie sie alleine weiterleben soll. Dann entdeckt sie, dass Gerry ihr wahrend seiner letzten Tage Briefe geschrieben hat.Fur immer vielleichtAlex und Rosie kennen sich, seit sie Kinder sind. Das Schicksal hat sie zu mehr als besten Freunden bestimmt, das scheint jedem klar - nur dem Schicksal nicht ...Zwischen Himmel und LiebeElizabeth hat ihr Leben fest im Griff. Doch niemanden lasst sie wirklich an sich heran. Ivan ist nicht von dieser Welt. Aber deshalb ist er noch lange nicht unsichtbar. Denn sehen, das muss man wollen.

LYREBIRD

LYREBIRD

Author: Cecelia Ahern Format: eBook Release Date: 18/05/2017

YUgo-zapad Irlandii, surovye gory, yarkaya sin' ozer. Zdes', v glushi, vdali ot mira, na krayu lesa zhivet molodaya zhenshchina, s rozhdeniya okruzhennaya tajnoj. No vot ona okazyvaetsya v sovremennom gorode, u vsekh na vidu, sredi vostorzhennyh poklonnikov, neozhidanno obretshaya gromkuyu slavu. Lora nadelena volshebnoj sposobnost'yu: podobno golosu mificheskoj Lorelei, ee golos budorazhit i manit serdca lyudej, raskryvaet ih dushi. CHto sulit ej chudesnyj dar - schast'e ili pogibel'? S davnih por, ne davaya pokoya, nad nej tyagoteet semejnoe proklyat'e... Utrativshaya rodnyh i blizkih, predannaya nedavnimi druz'yami, najdet li svoe schast'e Lora - vol'naya Ptica-lira?Volnuyushchaya i polnaya glubokogo smysla istoriya lyubvi, istoriya vol'nogo serdca kazhdogo iz nas, istoriya tishiny, skrytoj za shumom vneshnego mira...