Happily Ever After (Paperback)Harriet Evans (author)
- Publisher reprinting
'Funny, wistful and wise, I loved this book' Katie Fforde
Absorbing storytelling at its very best from the Sunday Times bestselling author.
The past catches up with you no matter how far you try to run...
This is a story of a girl who doesn't believe in happy endings. Or happy families. It's the story of Eleanor Bee, a shy, book-loving girl who vows to turn herself into someone bright, shiny and confident, someone sophisticated. Someone who knows how life works.
But life has a funny way of catching us unawares. Turns out that Elle doesn't know everything about love. Or life. Or how to keep the ones we love safe....
Absorbing, poignant and unforgettable, Happily Ever After is a compelling story of a fractured family and a girl who doesn't believe in love.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 480
Weight: 340 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 29 mm
'Funny, wistful and wise, I loved this book.' Katie Fforde
`I love Harriet's combination of great writing talent and a wonderfully warm heart.' Jilly Cooper
`If you're addicted to new TV comedy Girls, this realistic read will definitely be your cup of tea. ... A chick-lit game changer.' Now
`An absorbing and empathetic read.' Press Association
`Ladies' literature at its convincing and applicable best.' Daily Express
`Sure to keep readers gripped with its engaging story.' Star
`[A] warm and wise tale of a girl's coming of age in the grown-up world of commerce... A witty and knowing look' Red Online
`More serious and weighty then a fluffy, light chick-lit read, and all the better for it - it will keep your attention from the opening chapter to the last page as Elle embarks on her journey of self-discovery. Nostalgic and poignant, you'll fall in love with this fab book.' Fabulous Online
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