'What's the three day rule?
Well, you know the saying: families are like fish. They go off after three days.'
When the Thorne family gather for the annual Christmas festivities - the arguments, jealousies and long-held enmities that make every family Christmas so special - they think they've only got to endure each other for three days, and then they can return to normality.
But then the snows come, along with the ninety-mile-an-hour winds and the plunging temperatures, and the Thornes get cut of with only each other for support, or to blame. It promises to be a Christmas like no other ...
Praise for Josie Lloyd & Emlyn Rees
'A pacy tale ... which builds to a satisfying climax ... peppered with entertaining observations about petty family rivalries and how they are inflamed by the claustrophobic and alcohol-fuelled nature of the annual Christmas get-together' Daily Express
'This duo never disappoints. Like hot chocolate on a freezing night, this is heart-warming but naughty' Cosmopolitan
'Funny and touching, with painful echoes of your own family Christmasses' You Magazine
'A gripping tale that will have you cancelling your plans until you've finished it' B
'Vivid and funny' The Times
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