Jill Beech's nine-year relationship is over. She covers the sadness with madness, going dancing with her off-beat friends and attempting a series of hilariously bad internet dates. Then life is flipped on its head again by some shocking news. Adrift in her mid-thirties, no-one does lost quite like Jill. Wry, witty, resilient but bewildered, she is left asking, what does it take to stay sane in this life? And why does it look easier for everyone else? While her friends are preoccupied with pregnancy, Jill looks elsewhere for meaning. Will she find happiness with a kitten called Cyril? A job she can finally believe in? Or a charming ex-snowboard champion who wants to settle down? Events force Jill to head for the edge will she fall headlong or turn things around and keep walking?
|Publication date:||15th May 2014|
|Publisher:||Cargo Publishing an imprint of Freight Books|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
Kate Tough is a writer and workshop tutor. Her short fiction and poetry have appeared in anthologies and magazines. She holdsa Scottish Emerging Writer Residency for 2014.More About Kate Tough