Do the friendships you make on holiday have anything to do with real life? It might be sensible to hope that they donâ€™t. For the last few years, Beth and Ned have gone to the same Caribbean island to the same luxury spa hotel. There they meet the same crowd, and take up where they left off last time. Real life, home life, family life, are all safely left behind.
Except this year. This year, home problems have somehow tagged along for the ride. Ned has been playing away - a bit of a drunken fling, thatâ€™s all, nothing to worry about, Beth thinks. But although they have put it all behind them, what Beth doesnâ€™t know is that Nedâ€™s fling was with the female half of one of the couples they are holidaying with.
To make matters worse, Beth has insisted on bringing along their sixteen-year-old daughter Delilah, whoÂ¹s been ill and needs rest and sunshine. Not so ill, however, that she canâ€™t look around for some entertainmentâ€¦
Publication date: 11/04/2005
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
|Publication date:||11th April 2005|
|Publisher:||Transworld Publishers Ltd|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
Born In Lancashire, Judy Astley has lived for most of her life in Twickenham, and was a dress designer and painter before writing her first novel, Just for the Summer, in 1994.She has two grown-up daughters and lives with her husband in Twickenham and Cornwall.More About Judy Astley