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Perfect Wives by Emma Hannigan
  

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Two very different women attempt to achieve the impossible! Francine, mother of four, has her ‘super mum’ status challenged when she is forced to change her life to cope with her young son suffering from ADD. She is an admirable character. The other is Jodi, famous film star who wants to give her child a ‘normal’ country village upbringing … difficult. How these two become involved with each other is the centre of this lovely tale of friendship.

If you like Emma Hannigan you might also like to read books by Cathy Kelly, Maeve Binchy and Patricia Scanlan.

Synopsis

Perfect Wives by Emma Hannigan

'A wonderful, magical storyteller' Cathy Kelly. Perfect for fans of Maeve Binchy, a heartwarming novel of love, friendship and coming home from the Irish bestseller...When actress Jodi Ludlum returns to the Dublin village of Bakers Valley to raise her young son, she's determined to shield him from the media glare that follows her in LA. But coming home means leaving her husband behind - and waking old ghosts...Francine Hennessy was born and raised in Bakers Valley. To all appearances, she is the model wife, mother, home-maker and career woman. But, behind closed doors, Francine's life is crumbling around her. As Jodi struggles to conceal her secrets and Francine faces some shocking news, the two become unlikely confidants. Suddenly having the perfect life seems less important than finding friendship, and the perfect place to belong...

About the Author

Emma Hannigan

Emma Hannigan is the author of ten bestselling novels including The Secrets We Share, Driving Home for Christmas and the bestselling memoir Talk to the Headscarf which charted her journey through cancer. Emma lives in Co. Wicklow , Ireland, with her husband, two children and a dog.

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Publication date

10th April 2014

Author

Emma Hannigan

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www.emmahannigan.com/

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Publisher

Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Paperback
448 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9781472209962

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