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Wendy Holden - Author


Number One bestselling author Wendy Holden has written ten consecutive Sunday Times Top Ten bestsellers. A former journalist on the Sunday Times, Tatler and the Mail on Sunday, she contributes to a range of publications and is a TV and radio regular. She was a judge for the Costa 2013 Novel and Book of the Year Awards. Wendy lives with her husband and two children in Derbyshire.

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If you like Wendy Holden you might also like to read books by Allison Pearson, Jane Costello and Julian Fellowes.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Wendy Holden

Honeymoon Suite by Wendy Holden
Honeymoon Suite
Wendy Holden
This is such a lovely tale, it has the feel of a perfect summer afternoon, with just the occasional threat of storm clouds. Nell finds herself on her honeymoon without a husband, after he left her devastated, at the altar....
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2017
Wild and Free by Wendy Holden
Wild and Free
Wendy Holden
A witty, at times cynical look at life through the antics of a group of people at a music/literary festival. Some are going there to forget, some to reclaim youth, some to re-establish old links and some just to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/04/2015
Gifted and Talented by Wendy Holden
Gifted and Talented
Wendy Holden
Set in an unnamed university town of beautiful and ancient buildings, the action here largely takes place in a 1960’s concrete monstrosity. So begins the tongue-in-cheek romp. We have a mixture of classes and abilities, a mix-up of relationships and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2014
Marrying Up by Wendy Holden
Marrying Up
Wendy Holden
With the royal wedding a very recent memory we had to smile when Wendy Holden’s latest book arrived for review with social climbing in the English aristocracy as a central theme. Again Wendy delivers an easy fun read packed with...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/07/2011
Gallery Girl by Wendy Holden
Gallery Girl
Wendy Holden
The very funny Wendy Holden sets her new novel in the world of contemporary art and artists. With all the introspection and drama you would expect from 'artistic types' we are introduced to a wonderful array of characters whose lives...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/08/2010
Gallery Girl by Wendy Holden
Gallery Girl
Wendy Holden
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 17 February 2011. January 2011 Book of the Month. A hilarious and wonderfully feel-good tale from Sunday Times Number 1 bestselling author...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2010
Beautiful People by Wendy Holden
Beautiful People
Wendy Holden
Wendy Holden is on top form with this fun and fabulous tale of two actresses striving for success, assisted or being led astray by a whole host of characters. Perfect for indulging that side of you that loves the Hollywood...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/08/2009
Filthy Rich by Wendy Holden
Filthy Rich
Wendy Holden
A delicious tale of love, mud, money and mayhem; her best yet in my opinion. This author has a wonderful knack of gently ridiculing the middle-classes and the rich, of turning ordinary situations into escapades of total madness and of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2008
The School for Husbands by Wendy Holden
The School for Husbands
Wendy Holden
After a slip up too far, Mark enrols himself in the "School for Husbands" in a bid to prove to his wife Sophie that he is willing to make the effort to keep their family together. While he attempts to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/07/2006
The Wives of Bath by Wendy Holden
The Wives of Bath
Wendy Holden
I am an enormous fan of Wendy, she’s so good at gently poking fun at the middle-classes, writes in a deliciously infectious style and is the perfect feel-good, romantic comedy queen. This looks at the many pitfalls of child bearing,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2005

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