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The Perfect Gift: This uplifting novel of mothers and daughters will warm your heart

by Emma Hannigan

The Perfect Gift: This uplifting novel of mothers and daughters will warm your heart Synopsis

This beautiful, moving novel of mothers and daughters and the secrets they share will fill hearts with love and light this Mother's Day. If you love Patricia Scanlan and Cathy Kelly's warm novels, you will adore Emma Hannigan's The Perfect Gift. 'A wonderful storyteller' Cathy Kelly Happy Birthday, darling girl... Ever since she can remember, Roisin has received a birthday card from her mother; the mother she has never met. Brought up by her adoptive parents, Keeley and Doug, Roisin has wanted for nothing. But on her thirtieth birthday a letter comes that shakes her world. For Keeley, who's raised Roisin as her own, the letter reminds her of a guilty secret she's been hiding for thirty years. And for Nell, keeping watch in the lighthouse, the past is a place she dare not go. Until a young runaway arrives seeking shelter, and unwraps the gift of hope for them all...

The Perfect Gift: This uplifting novel of mothers and daughters will warm your heart Press Reviews

I didn't just like it, I really LOVED it . . . grab this book, curl up on the couch and prepare to have a few lump in your throat moments too * Celeste Loves Books * This is her best novel yet. Her heart and soul was poured into every word of this story and it just radiates from the pages . . . a wonderful, heartfelt, emotive book * Shaz's Book Blog * Restores our faith in human nature and makes us feel warm inside * Writing Magazine * This fast-paced and endearing novel is about friendship between women, accepting yourself and trusting your own judgement * Belfast Telegraph * Emotional and heartbreaking . . . A fast-paced story with endearingly warm characters - you'll savour this touching tale -- Candis Magazine, Book of the Month A moving tale celebrating the bonds between women, Emma Hannigan beautifully captures the difficult and wondrous thing that is loving and learning to let go . . . just a little. An excellent read * Irish Tatler * Hannigan's novel, much like the vivacious author herself, is brimming with hope, joy and inspiration * Sunday Independent * A glorious read . . . A wonderfully uplifting novel about women's friendship by a writer who understands exactly how women think -- Cathy Kelly

Book Information

ISBN: 9781472233271
Publication date: 18th February 2016
Author: Emma Hannigan
Publisher: Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: CD-Audio
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Emma Hannigan

Emma Hannigan is the No. 1 bestselling author of eleven novels including The Wedding Promise, The Perfect Gift, and The Summer Guest. Her bestselling memoir, Talk to the Headscarf, has now been updated and revised as All To Live For. Emma lives in Co. Wicklow, Ireland, with her husband, two children, two cats and their Labradoodle Herbie. For more about Emma, visit her website www.emmahannigan.com or follow her on Twitter @MsEmmaHannigan.

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