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A lovely new, warm, Irish voice telling the story of three friends and how outwardly their lives seem content but inwardly … oh dear. It is very much Cathy Kelly territory.
Comparison: Cathy Kelly, Sheila O’Flanagan, Patricia Scanlan.
Similar this month: Sinead Moriarty, Sophie King.
When the going gets tough, you find out who your friends really are... Laura Fanning has talent to burn, a brand-new jewellery design company and a wonderful husband. Nicola Peters has independence, a job she loves and her own home. Helen Jackson has a killer wardrobe, a thriving career and a lively and engaging daughter.
But all is not as it seems. Laura's struggling to live up to her parents' impossible expectations, Nicola is coping with a life-changing event, Helen's worried that her maternal instinct has gone AWOL - and trying to cope with their problems alone is driving the three friends apart just when they need each other most.
Then into the mix comes Chloe Fallon. She's marrying gorgeous Dan Hunt and planning the wedding of the year, but little does she realise how much chaos her wedding preparations are about to cause-
'A refreshing read from a fresh new talent' Evening Echo
'A warm, engaging read - perfect for the beach!' Colette Caddle
'An excellent book - a welcome new kid on the block' Ireland on Sunday
'Be warned - you won't put it down' Sunday World
'One to read' U Magazine
Publication date: 04/08/2005
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
|Publication date:||4th August 2005|
|Publisher:||Arrow Books Ltd|
|Genres:||Debuts of the Month, eBook Favourites, Relationship Stories, Sagas and Romance,|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
Melissa Hill lives with her husband Kevin, their daughter Carrie, and their dog Homer in Blackrock, Co. Dublin. Previous titles, including The Charm Bracelet, Something from Tiffany's, The Truth About You and Please Forgive Me have all been bestsellers, and her books have been translated into twenty-three different languages. She is a Number One bestseller in Ireland and Italy.More About Melissa Hill