A Cornish Summer (Paperback)Catherine Alliott (author)
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ESCAPE TO THE CORNISH COAST IN THIS DELIGHTFULLY HEARTWARMING SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER
'THE PERFECT SUMMER READ' Sophie Kinsella
Flora's been in love with her husband for twenty years. The trouble is, he's been married to someone else for the past fifteen . . .
Now she's been invited to spend the summer in the sandy coves of Cornwall, which should be blissful.
But there's one small snag: she'll be staying with her former mother-in-law, Belinda.
And then her ex-husband shows up out of the blue, complete with his new wife . . .
Can Flora spend the summer playing happy families with the woman who stole her husband's heart, and the mother-in-law who might have had a hand in it?
Could a holiday romance help her finally get over her him?
And will stumbling on the family secret change her mind about them all?
If you like Fern Britton, Katie Fforde and Jill Mansell, you'll love this irresistible and heart-warming summer read from the bestselling author of Wish You Were Here and About Last Night.
'Oh how I enjoyed this! Yet another fabulous book, packed with glamour, delicious characters and myriad family complications!' Jill Mansell
'I LOVE it. Catherine's writing is so warm, funny and heartfelt and no matter what's going on in your own world, you can curl up in Catherine's and feel her warmth like summer sun' Cathy Kelly
'I've loved Catherine Alliott books since the first one. They're always a delight and this one's no exception' Carole Matthews
'A wonderful story of family and love, secrets and sunshine' Milly Johnson
'Another blissful read from Catherine Alliott' Hello!
Praise for Catherine Alliott:
'Warm, witty and wise' Daily Mail
'Intelligent and sparkling' Marian Keyes
'Hilarious yet poignant' Sophie Kinsella
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 309 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 27 mm
Oh how I enjoyed this! No one writes about Cornwall like Catherine. Yet another fabulous book, packed with glamour, delicious characters and myriad family complications! -- Jill Mansell
I LOVE it. Catherine's writing is so warm, funny and heartfelt and no matter what's going on in your own world, you can curl up in Catherine's and feel her warmth like summer sun * Cathy Kelly *
I've loved Catherine Alliott books since he first one. They're always a delight and this one's no exception * Carole Matthews *
A wonderful story of family and love, secrets and sunshine. Catherine Alliott is on top form with this * Milly Johnson *
A magical mix of wit, warmth and poignancy * Trisha Ashley, bestselling author of The House of Hopes and Dreams *
Alliott is always an absolute joy to read * Veronica Henry *
Another blissful read from Catherine Alliott * Hello Magazine *
Evokes the perfect summer romance * Cornwall Life *
The perfect summer romance * Cornwall Life *
It's full of Cornish colour and a plot that seems plausible from your deckchair * Peterborough Evening Telegraph *
Praise for Catherine Alliott * - *
Compulsively readable * The Times *
Her writing is both intelligent and sparkling
Warm, witty and wise * Daily Mail *
A huge treat. Hilarious yet poignant
Hilarious and full of surprises * Daily Telegraph *
An addictive cocktail of wit, frivolity and madcap romance * Time Out *
Classy, wonderfully gossipy and breathless * Red *
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