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Carry You by Beth Thomas
  

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Losing her mother to breast cancer has sunk Daisy into a deep depression which her best friend Abby is determined to lift her out off. She enrols them both for a 26-mile charity walk. The trouble is Daisy has become very unfit, blaming herself for her mother’s death. Abby works out a walking schedule for her friend which involves others chivvying her along and walking with her. Enter the love interest. Spotted with Facebook entries and humorous asides, this is a young, light, fun read with serious undertones.

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Carry You by Beth Thomas

For you mum. This is all for you For anyone who has loved, lost or found it hard to let go, CARRY YOU will make you laugh, cry and celebrate your best friends. Perfect for fans of Marian Keyes and Jo Jo Moyes. Daisy has lost her mum to breast cancer. She's at rock bottom and doesn't think she'll ever get back up again. Her best friend Abi has other ideas - she tells it like it is and she's determined to make Daisy remember the person she used to be. What Daisy doesn't know is that, thanks to Abi, her life is about to take an unexpected turn, when she signs them up to do a charity walk. Added to which, someone is about to burst into Daisy's world in a riot of colour reminding her that life can be full of surprises.

Reviews

'an easy-to-read, often thought-provoking tale about grief and family feuds as well as overcoming trauma and the value of true friendship'
Daily Mail

'a real gem - a light-hearted, highly original story'
Love It Magazine

About the Author

Beth Thomas wrote her first book at the age of six. It was a short social commentary about ethnicity and fear of being different, incorporating magic, travel, adventure and ultimately, murder. The death at the end was an unexpected shock and came about as she had no idea how else to end the story. She thinks she's improved since then, and hope that now her endings are a little more planned and satisfying. She lives in Kent with her family.

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Book Info

Publication date

24th April 2014

Author

Beth Thomas

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Publisher

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

Format

Paperback
496 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
Family Drama
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ISBN

9780007544813

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