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Winner of the Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Romance 2012.

Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 14 April 2011.

The new novel from the bestselling author of THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE DUMPED.

If you like Jenny Colgan you might also like to read books by Jane Long, Jill Mansell and Sophie Kinsella.

Synopsis

Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe by Jenny Colgan

Winner of the Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Romance 2012.

Ever dreamed of starting over? Issy Randall can bake. No, more than that - Issy can create stunning, mouth-wateringly divine cakes. After a childhood spent in her beloved Grampa Joe's bakery she has undoubtedly inherited his talent. So when she's made redundant from her safe but dull City job, Issy decides to seize the moment and open up her own cafe. It should be a piece of cake, right? Wrong. As her friends point out, she has trouble remembering where she left her house keys, let alone trying to run her own business. But Issy is determined. Armed with recipes posted to her from Grampa, and with her local bank manager fighting her corner, Issy attempts to prove everyone wrong. Following your dreams is never easy and this is no exception. Can Issy do it?

Reviews

'Sheer indulgence from start to finish' Sophie Kinsella


About the Author

Jenny Colgan

Jenny Colgan is the author of numerous bestselling novels, including Christmas at the Cupcake Café and The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris, which are also published by Sphere. Meet Me at the Cupcake Café won the 2012 Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Romance and was a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller, as was Welcome to Rosie Hopkins’ Sweetshop of Dreams, which won the RNA Romantic Novel of the Year 2013. Jenny is married with three children and lives in London and France.

Click here to read an interview with Jenny Colgan by Mary Hogarth.

Author photo © Charlie Hopkinson

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Book Info

Publication date

1st April 2011

Author

Jenny Colgan

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Author's Website

www.jennycolgan.com/

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Publisher

Sphere an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Format

Paperback
496 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780751544497

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