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Another Woman by Penny Vincenzi
  

Another Woman

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At the beginning of Another Woman, Vincenzi’s fourth novel, Cressida Forrest and Oliver Bergin are hosting a dinner for their closest friends and family the night before their wedding. But the next morning Cressida has vanished and almost more secrets and lies than the reader can keep up with are steadily exposed. Each chapter is told from the point of view of a different character and the twists and turns of the plot are deliciously unfurled as you move from one to the next.

If you like Penny Vincenzi you might also like to read books by Barbara Taylor Bradford, Victoria Clayton and Elizabeth Jane Howard.

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Synopsis

Another Woman by Penny Vincenzi

A compelling novel by Sunday Times Number One bestseller Penny Vincenzi: 'A zippy blend of glamour, drama and sex' Daily Mail The night before her lavish wedding to Oliver Bergin, Cressida Forrest went to bed serene and happy. By morning she had vanished - without apparent cause, and without trace. Shocked, anxious and uncomprehending, the two families face a long and painful day of revelations, as a complex, fragile web of sexual, marital and financial secrets is ripped apart by Cressida's disappearance. And the question they are all forced to ask is who really was the woman they thought they knew - perfect daughter, sister, lover and wife never to be?

Reviews

'Seductively readable... I carried on reading late into the night'
The Times

'Every Penny Vincenzi is a guaranteed bestseller'
Grazia

'Like a glass of champagne: bubbly, moreish and you don't want it to end'
Daily Express

About the Author

Penny Vincenzi

Penny Vincenzi is one of the UK`s best-loved and most popular authors. Since her first novel, Old Sins, was published in 1989, she has written sixteen bestselling novels, most recently A Perfect Heritage and the number one bestsellers The Decision, The Best of Times and An Absolute Scandal.

Her first 'proper' job was at the Harrods Library, aged sixteen, after which she went to secretarial college. She joined the Mirror and later became a journalist, writing for The Times, the Daily Mail and Cosmopolitan amongst many others, before turning to fiction. Several years later, over seven million copies of Penny's books have been sold worldwide and she is universally held to be the 'doyenne of the modern blockbuster' Glamour.

Penny Vincenzi has four daughters, and divides her time between London and Gower, South Wales.

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Fellow novelist SOPHIE KING on PENNY VINCENZI

I met Penny during my time as a journalist and thought she was wonderful. She's given me advice over the years as well as a quote for my own covers. Penny's books have a wide cast of characters so there's something for most of us. She's also got a gift for creating settings so the smells and colours leap out of the pages.

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Book Info

Publication date

8th February 2007

Author

Penny Vincenzi

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www.pennyvincenzi.com/

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Publisher

Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Paperback
640 pages

Categories

Family Drama
Literary Fiction
Relationship Stories
eBook Favourites

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780755332663

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