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Take Mum Out by Fiona Gibson
  

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Single mum Alice of two teenage boys, 16 and 13, is encouraged by her girl friends to start dating again and each elects to find her someone to meet. You can see ‘the one’ early on but, of course, Alice can’t which is what makes these gentle reads such fun. Spotted with humour and some astute observations, this is a rewarding read well worth investing in. It is charming.

If you like Fiona Gibson you might also like to read books by Tess Stimson, Carole Matthews and Kate Long.

Synopsis

Take Mum Out by Fiona Gibson

What do you need a boyfriend for? You're a mum. Fiona Gibson returns with a laugh-out-loud read, sharply observed and full of dating disasters. Three blind dates Two teenage boys messing up her plans And one man who'll melt Alice's heart. 'You need to get back in the saddle...' Alice despises that phrase. She's fine being single - with two slothful teenage boys and a meringue business to run, she has enough on her plate without negotiating the troublesome world of modern dating. However, Alice's three best friends have other ideas. Each one will present her with an utterly delicious, eligible man - all Alice has to do is pick her favourite. Perfect for fans of Tracy Bloom, Kate Long and Tess Stimson.

Reviews

'Frivolous fun.'
Grazia

'Warm, funny and poignant.'
The Daily Mail

'This comical but insightful story of motherhood, love and chaotic family life is a real charmer.'
Closer

'Brilliant...manages to capture family life perfectly.'
Chick Lit Reviews

About the Author

Fiona Gibson

Fiona Gibson is an author and journalist who has written for many UK publications including The Observer, The Guardian, Marie Claire, Red, New Woman, Top Sante and Elle. For several years she has written a popular weekly column chronicling her family life in The Sunday Herald newspaper.

Fiona lives in Scotland with her husband, their twin sons and daughter. She likes to draw, run 10k races, play her saxophone and lie in the bath with a big glass of wine, although not all at once.

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Book Info

Publication date

13th March 2014

Author

Fiona Gibson

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Author's Website

www.fionagibson.com/

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Publisher

AVON, a division of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Format

Paperback
400 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Romance

ISBN

9781847563651

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