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Going Home

by Harriet Evans

Debut Books of the Month eBooks of the Month Family Drama

LoveReading View on Going Home

Excellent, an in-depth family story involving many heart-warming, funny and sad incidents along the way.  The family is complex, the story fast-paced, the many events interlinked and the characters are amazing.  It is the sort of book you really don’t want to leave and miss when you have finished.  At the centre there is a house that must be saved but then maybe it’s the relationship that must be saved first.  I loved it.

Comparison: Elizabeth Noble, Victoria Clayton, Claudia Carroll.
Similar this month: Sarah Harrison, Lissa Evans.

Sarah Broadhurst

Going Home Synopsis

It's not shaping up to be the cosy family Christmas Lizzy Walter had in mind. Leaving her tiny flat in London - and a whole host of headaches - behind, Lizzy has returned home to the much loved family home, Keeper House, for Christmas. Like millions of others, all she wants is a break, to relax and spend more time with her chaotic but big-hearted family.

But when she arrives, nothing is quite what it seems. Behind the mistletoe and mince pies, family secrets and rivalries lurk - and suddenly the very future of Keeper House looks in jeopardy. And when David, the Love of her Life - or so she thought - makes an unexpected reappearance, Lizzy is thrown into even greater turmoil.

As winter slowly turns to spring, Lizzy realises she has to take charge for once: of her family, her life and her heart. And by the time summer finally arrives, she thinks everything might be sorted out; and that she might be falling in love again. But she's wrong. As the Walters come together one last time for a wedding in the garden of Keeper House, the stakes have never been higher.

Can Lizzy save the family home - and the family - or will it be too late?

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All versions of this book

ISBN: 9780007198443
Publication date: 05/06/2006
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
Format: Paperback (b Format)

ISBN: 9780007198436
Publication date: 07/11/2005
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780007198436
Publication date: 7th November 2005
Author: Harriet Evans
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
Format: Hardback
Genres: Debuts of the Month, eBook Favourites, Family Drama,
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About Harriet Evans

Harriet Evans is a Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of seven previous novels, including A Hopeless Romantic, The Love of Her Life, Happily Ever After and Not Without You. She spent a number of years working in the publishing industry before becoming an author fulltime. She lives in London with her family.   Author Photo © Johnny Ring

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