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They wanted to get away from it all â€“ but they brought it all with them.
It should have been the perfect holiday: lazy days with friends in a rambling old house right on the beach. But when one family drops out and Kath invites her brother and father along instead, everything starts to unravel.
All Kath wants is to have sex with her husband without a small child bursting in and demanding toast and Marmite. Her brother Rob wants to find out whether he has a hope in hell with the woman he loves. Giles wants to find a way to get closer to his daughter, while eight-year-old Anna just wants to be a mermaid.
And, at the heart of it all is Miranda â€“ beautiful, bold and baffling Miranda â€“ who wants nothing more than to survive the week without anyone suspecting the truthâ€¦
Closing date: 11/10/2018
Publication date: 14/06/2004
Publisher: Black Swan
|Publication date:||14th June 2004|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Family Drama,|
Claire Calman is the author of four novels, Love is a Four Letter Word, Lessons For a Sunday Father, I Like it Like That and now Cross My Heart and Hope to Die, all published by Black Swan. Calman first decided to write a book when she discovered that it mainly involved making cups of tea and gazing out of the window. It was some time before a real writer friend pointed out that if she were to select an assortment of words and arrange them in some kind of order, this would speed up the process no end. Spurred ...More About Claire Calman