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The Angel at No. 33 by Polly Williams
  

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The fabulous new novel from the bestselling author of The Rise and Fall of the Yummy Mummy and It Happened One Summer.

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Synopsis

The Angel at No. 33 by Polly Williams

Some love stories never end One evening Sophie Brady kisses her husband, Ollie, and young son Freddie goodbye, closing the door on number thirty-three. At ten pm she's with her best friend Jenny, polishing off a second bottle of wine. By midnight, she's dead. Except she doesn't feel dead...How can she leave the people she loves? Ollie is a man who once watered a houseplant for a year before realising it was plastic. Freddie is so little. And Jenny? There's something she desperately needs to know...

Reviews

'This is beautifully written, funny and moving in equal measure ... if you take this to the beach you won't regret it - it's honest, warm and a pleasure to read'
Daily Mail

'A brilliant talent'
You magazine

'Slickly written and very funny'
The Times

About the Author

Polly Williams

As a journalist Polly Williams writes for many publications, including You magazine, the Sunday Times, Marie Claire, Glamour and Red. She is the author of four novels including the Sunday Times bestseller The Rise and Fall of a Yummy Mummy. She lives in London with her husband, two sons and a daughter.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st February 2012

Author

Polly Williams

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Author's Website

www.pollywilliams.com/

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Publisher

Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Paperback
352 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780755358878

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