Turning Forty

by Mike Gayle

eBooks of the Month Modern and Classic Literary Fiction Relationship Stories

Turning Forty Synopsis

How to turn forty: 1. Set yourself a personal challenge. 2. Clear wardrobe of all age inappropriate clothing. 3. Relax. How not to turn forty: 1. Have a complete meltdown ...High flier Matt Beckford's sole ambition is to turn forty with his life sorted. And with a Porsche on the drive and a job that requires him to spend more time in BA's club lounge than his own lounge, it looks like things are going in the right direction. But when Matt's wife unexpectedly calls time on their marriage, a chain of events is set in motion that very quickly sees him facing forty broke, homeless and completely alone. But all is not lost because Matt has a plan ...

Turning Forty Press Reviews

Praise for The Stag and Hen Weekend:

 

'Gayle back at his best'
Sun

'The Brummie author is particularly adept at depicting male and female characters with equal conviction ... He affords his characters patience, and his plots all move along swimmingly on the back of his clear and comfy prose ... The execution is pretty damn smart'
Book of the Week **** Daily Mirror

 

'Unique, funny and full of drama, we loved this story's twist ... Genius!'

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ISBN: 9780340918555
Publication date: 27/03/2014
Publisher: Hodder Paperback an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780340918555
Publication date: 27th March 2014
Author: Mike Gayle
Publisher: Hodder Paperback an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 400 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Literary Fiction, Relationship Stories,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Mike Gayle

Previously an Agony Uncle, Mike Gayle is a freelance journalist who has contributed to a variety of magazines including FHM, Sunday Times, Style and Cosmopolitan. He is the author of eight previous bestselling novels. He has been selected for the 2011 Quick Read programme and been a judge for the Prince Maurice literary love story award 2010.

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