About Last Night ...

by Catherine Alliott

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Masterfully told in typical Catherine Alliott fashion, Catherine once again delivers a belly full of laughter as Molly, the key protagonist, makes her life a whole load more complicated and messy, long after the unexpected death of her husband, as she gets caught up in too many relationships of the opposite sex all at one time and without ever really meaning to do so. All of it complicated by her existence in rural Herefordshire on a farm that she never wanted to run, her grown up children, some of which just haven't grown up and then what might otherwise be her saviour, inheriting a beautiful house in London that she never expected. Can Molly get her life in order before she loses everything?

About Last Night ... Synopsis

The funny, enthralling and heartwarming story of a woman who gets a second chance in life - but will she have the courage to take it? Molly has moved from London to rural Herefordshire chasing the Good Life. Swapping the tube for the saddle, she is living the country dream. Apart from it isn't really her dream. It's her husband David's. And David is, well, rather dead now. Then a distant relative of her late husband kicks the bucket, leaving a London townhouse in her possession, and Molly dares to consider chucking it all in. Quitting the Good Life and going back to her good life. But there's a problem. A rather tall, handsome problem. In the shape of a man already living in Molly's new house. And when a face appears from her past, Molly is more confused than ever. Will Molly's London dream replace her muddy reality? Do any of the men in her life really have honourable intentions? And has she said goodbye to country life too soon? Praise for Catherine Alliott 'Irresistible' Daily Mail 'Compulsively readable' The Times 'Possibly my favourite writer' Marian Keyes

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About Last Night ... Press Reviews

Praise for About Last Night:

'Warm, witty and wise' Daily Mail

'Laugh-out-loud' Press Association

'A great, optimistic springtime read WI Life Frothy and fun' Sunday Mirror

'An engaging, light-hearted romp' Sunday Express

'Just as enjoyable as previous novels. A wonderfully easy read' Daily Mail

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All versions of this book

ISBN: 9781405924924
Publication date: 15/06/2017
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9780718183615
Publication date: 09/03/2017
Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781405924924
Publication date: 15th June 2017
Author: Catherine Alliott
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 400 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Family Drama, Relationship Stories,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Catherine Alliott

Catherine Alliott was our Guest Editor in August 2013 - click here - to see the books that inspired her writing. Catherine Alliott started her first novel under the desk when she worked as an advertising copywriter. She was duly fired. With time on her hands she persevered with the novels, which happily flourished. In the early days she produced a baby with each book, but after three she stuck to writing as it was less painful. She writes with the nearest pen in exercise books, either in the garden or on a sofa. Home is a rural spot in Hertfordshire ...

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