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The Woman Who Upped and Left by Fiona Gibson
  

The Woman Who Upped and Left

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‘The Woman Who Upped and Left’ is an entertaining and effortlessly readable novel. The first paragraph had me chortling and I settled in with a smile. 43 year old Audrey Pepper is genuinely engaging, she is divorced, rushes around after her 18 year old son and his girlfriend, makes the occasion mistake, and has forgotten that she is also entitled to a life. Audrey finds herself with a decision to make, a decision that could change the way she feels about herself. Fiona Gibson writes with empathy and an extra sparkle of wit, while this is an amusing (on various levels) and delightful tale, it is also grounded in reality. Audrey could easily be your friend or your colleague and her misunderstandings could be yours. Cheer Audrey on and wish her happiness as the pages to this satisfying and enjoyable novel almost turn themselves, how lovely! ~ Liz Robinson

If you like Fiona Gibson you might also like to read books by Jane Costello, Tess Stimson and Carole Matthews.

Synopsis

The Woman Who Upped and Left by Fiona Gibson

Audrey is often seized by the urge to walk out of her house without looking back - but she can't possibly do that. She is a single parent. She is needed. She has a job, a home, responsibilities...and a slothful teenage son's pants to pick up. But no one likes being taken for granted - Audrey least of all - so the time has come for drastic action. And no one's going to stand in her way...

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'Warm, funny and poignant.'
THE DAILY MAIL

'The voice of modern woman.'
MARIE CLAIRE

'More than funny, it's true.'
ELLE

'Frivolous fun.'
GRAZIA

About the Author

Fiona Gibson

Fiona Gibson is an author and journalist who has written for many UK publications including The Observer, The Guardian, Marie Claire, Red, New Woman, Top Sante and Elle. For several years she has written a popular weekly column chronicling her family life in The Sunday Herald newspaper.

Fiona lives in Scotland with her husband, their twin sons and daughter. She likes to draw, run 10k races, play her saxophone and lie in the bath with a big glass of wine, although not all at once.

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Book Info

Publication date

25th February 2016

Author

Fiona Gibson

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www.fionagibson.com/

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Publisher

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

Format

Paperback
400 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
Family Drama
eBook Favourites
Romantic Fiction

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Romance

ISBN

9781847563675

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