The Best Little Book Club in Town

The Best Little Book Club in Town

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Irresistible short stories from some of the top names in fiction writing today. A chance meeting with a handsome Italian stranger...The Christmas list - with a difference A yummy mummy picks up the wrong bag, with surprising consequences The woman who wanted a life change, but got rather more than she bargained for The ex-wife who could provide her ex-husband with an alibi for murder A mother's instincts and a daughter' love life A woman drawn to the mysterious house on the hill...Here are stories of love, passion, mystery and hope - and the discovery that some of the more surprising things in life are often the most important...From Kate Mosse to Jodi Picoult, this is the must-have collection of the more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 22mm | 240.4g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1409136604
  • 9781409136606
  • 586,908

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Some brilliantly-crafted snaps of fiction and a great way of discovering some new favourite authors. HEAT Be prepared to be amused, touched and excited by this anthology by 30 top authors OXFORD TIMESshow more

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83 ratings
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The Best Little Book Club in Town is an anthology of short stories and extracts by thirty different authors, including a few very well-known writers: Jodi Picoult, Mavis Cheek, Sophie Kinsella, Katie Fforde, Lee Child, Tracy Chevalier, Ruth Rendell, Elizabeth Nobel, Jo Jo Moyes, Kate Mosse and Cathy Kelly. The subjects are many and varied: an abandoned baker finds love; a mother consults a therapist for a very different reason; the effects of per therapy at the asylum; an old crush turns out to not be what he seemed; a fossil excites a cripple; a story of Russian spies; backyard camping makes friends of neighbours; a job application surprise; a charitable deed reaps a reward; a purchase brings an unexpected reconciliation; a woman provides an alibi for her ex-husband; a tattooist saves a lady's marriage; a lie about a suspect backfires; an accidental find brings sweet peas and hope; a divorce leads to life improvement; Christmas magic happens; a man throws away true love; a bout of organised Christmas shopping; a one-night-stand backfires; a holiday romance; a ghost saves a widow; red high heels save the day; Trekkies are a welcome sight; a real estate agent appraises her life; Venice kills a romantic moment; Mom takes a vacation from the family; a serial killer groupie becomes a victim; a day at the beach stirs painful memories; a rainy vacation rekindles a spark; and an anniversary night becomes a haunting experience. The pieces are between six and twenty-six pages long, so this is a collection of quick, easy reads; they were written to support Breast Cancer Care. Quite more
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