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Summer at Shell Cottage by Lucy Diamond
  

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Another must-pack beach read from the bestselling author of The Beach Cafe.

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Synopsis

Summer at Shell Cottage by Lucy Diamond

Summer at Shell Cottage is another delightful summer read from Lucy Diamond, author of the bestselling The Beach Cafe. A seaside holiday at Shell Cottage in Devon has always been the perfect escape for the Tarrant family. Beach fun, barbecues and warm summer evenings with a cocktail or two - who could ask for more? But this year, everything has changed. Following her husband's recent death, Olivia is struggling to pick up the pieces. Then she makes a shocking discovery that turns her world upside down. As a busy mum and GP, Freya's used to having her hands full, but a bad day at work has put her career in jeopardy and now she's really feeling the pressure. Harriet's looking forward to a break with her lovely husband Robert and teenage daughter Molly. But unknown to Harriet, Robert is hiding a secret - and so, for that matter, is Molly ...

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Stuffed with guilty secrets and characters you'll root for from the start, this warm and emotional summer novel about a family in crisis makes for delicious summer reading Sunday Express 'A great summer read from Lucy Diamond
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'Enthralling drama about family secrets'
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About the Author

Lucy Diamond

Lucy Diamond has written several internationally bestselling novels for children, under a different name. ANY WAY YOU WANT ME is her first adult novel. She lives in Brighton with her partner and their three children.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st June 2015

Author

Lucy Diamond

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www.lucydiamond.co.uk/

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Publisher

Pan Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Format

Paperback
480 pages

Categories

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

ISBN

9781447257806

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