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Summer Daydreams by Carole Matthews
  

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Shortlisted for the The Melissa Nathan Award For Comedy Fiction About Life and Love 2013.

Nell, chip shop worker, has big dreams. But when they start to come true they threaten the family lfe she loves - can she really have it all? Full of fun, love and laughter, soak up the sunshine with Summer Daydreams.

If you like Carole Matthews you might also like to read books by Adriana Trigiani, Jill Mansell and Marian Keyes.

Synopsis

Summer Daydreams by Carole Matthews

What if you had always dreamed of something more ...? Nell McNamara has a happy life: her boyfriend Olly adores her, their four-year-old daughter Petal is the centre of their world and Nell has a steady job in the local chip shop. When the chippy needs a makeover, Nell jumps at the chance to unleash the creativity fizzing inside her. Inspired by what she can achieve - and encouraged by the best friends a girl can have - Nell is determined to try something new. Waving goodbye to the chip shop, she starts up a new business making her own line of must-have handbags, which are soon flying off the shelves! It seems Nell's dreams are finally coming true, but her success doesn't come without a price. Before too long, Nell has to ask herself if it's really possible to have it all ...

About the Author

Carole Matthews

Carole Matthews is the Sunday Times bestselling author of twenty-five novels, including the Top Ten bestsellers A Cottage by the Sea and Calling Mrs Christmas. In 2013, Summer Daydreams was shortlisted for the Melissa Nathan award for Fiction about Life and Love. Carole was also shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists' Association Romantic Comedy RoNA in 2012 and inducted into the Reader Hall of Fame by the inaugural Festival of Romance. Her novels dazzle and delight readers all over the world. She is published in more than thirty countries and her books have sold to Hollywood.

Click here to read an exclusive interview with Carole Matthews by Mary Hogarth.

Photograph © Charlie Hopkinson

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Publication date

24th May 2012

Author

Carole Matthews

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www.carolematthews.com/

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Publisher

Sphere an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Format

Paperback
464 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
Romantic Fiction
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780751545432

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