The year I lost my job
The year I found home
The year I found friendships in
the most unlikely place…
I am not a stalker but you make it difficult for me not to watch you.
You are in circus act all of your own and
I cannot help but be your audience.
Jasmine loves her vulnerable sister. Heather, and her work.
Matt loves his wife and kids, and the booze.
One New Year’s Eve two people are pushed into one another’s lives.
As the year unfolds through moonlight nights and suburban days, an unlikely friendship starts slowly to blossom.
Both Jasmine and Matt have on their hands.
The question is what they do with it.
Sometimes you find the answer in the most unexpected places.
It’s a hot July morning in the Dorset town of Broadchurch when Beth Latimer realises her eleven-year-old son, Danny is missing. As Beth searches desperately for her boy, her best friend, local police officer DS Ellie Miller, arrives at work to find the promotion she was promised has been given to disreputable Scottish outsider DI Alec Hardy.
When Danny’s body is found on the beach Ellie must put her feelings aside as she works with DI Hardy to solve the mystery of Danny’s death. As the case becomes a murder investigation, the news hits the press, jolting sleepy Broadchurch into the national spotlight.
As the town’s secrets begin to unravel, members of this tight-knit community begins to consider those in their midst. Right now it’s impossible to know who to trust.
One road in, one road out. Nobody comes to Broadchurch and nobody leaves.
Inspired by the first season of the BAFTA award-winning ITV series, this is the official, unmissable Broadchurch novel.
Incredibly moving and containing never-before-seen material, it takes you inside the minds and motivations of the unforgettable cast of characters.
Erin’s writing is beautiful and suffused with tension, from the moment I first read her gorgeous insights into a world and characters I thought I knew well. I was hooked and desperate to read more.
BEHIND EVERY PERFECT LIFE IS A PERFECT LIE.
Every body keeps telling me I have to move on. And so here I am, walking down the road where he died, trying to remember him the right way.
A year after her husband Zach’s death, Lizzie goes to lay flowers where his fatal accident took place.
As she makes her way along the motorway, she thinks about their life together. She wonders whether she has change since Zach died. She wonders if she will feel whole again.
At last, she reaches the spot. And there, tied to a tree, is a bunch of lilies. The flowers are addressed to her husband. Someone has been there before her.
Lizzie loved Zach. She really did.
But she’s starting to realise she didn’t really know him.
Or what he was capable of.
IF FINDING TRUE LOVE MENT GIVING UP EVERYTHING ELSE, WHAT WOULD YOU DO?
When Hannah and Cliff’s fifteen-year marriage falls apart, it seems almost impossible to start again. While Hannah tries to reconcile the warning factions of her heart, torn between a pre-teen son and a romantic love half a world away, Cliff struggles to face up to issues he has suppressed since adolescence in the hope of finding happiness in a confusing world.
Amid the turmoil of separation, and with their son, Luke, caught in the crossfire, both Hannah and Cliff face the challenge of rebuilding their lives. To make the other halves of their lives count, they will need courage and determination. To build new relationships, they will need to dare to love again.
Other Lives beautifully maps the break-up of a couple, with all the tough choices and heartache it entails, but above all it is a touching story of self-discovery, finding new love and beginning life afresh.
The hotly anticipated sequel to Nick Alexander’s best seller The Half-Life of Hannah.
OTHER HALVES PUBLISHED 5TH JUNE
If your first love came back to you to offer you everything you ever dreamed of, what would you do?
Thirty-eight-year -old Hannah seems to have it all a loving husband, a cherished son and a comfortable home. The first half of her life hasn’t been as exciting as she hoped for in her youth, but, she reckons, who gets everything they want?
When she rents a villa in the south of France for a summer holiday with her impulsive sister Jill and a gay friend Tristan, She’s expecting a little more than a relaxing few weeks with her family. But when a ghost appears from her past arrives, secrets are exposed, a lost love is rekindled and Hannah is forced to question everything she thought she knew.
Hannah has been living a lie. But she is brave enough to take the life – changing decisions her future happiness depends on?
THERE ARE MANY VERSIONS OF WHAT HAPPENED THE YEAR WE LOST OUR INNOCENCE.
SEUNG AND AVIVA THE ONES WE WATCHED, TALKED ABOUT, SECRETLY DESIRED.
THEY CAN’T TELL THEIR STORY, SO I HAVE. I’M INVENTING IT. OF COURSE. IT SEEMS THE LEAST I CAN DO..
Pamela Erens captures the dark side of adolescence.
The Virgins is a story about teenage love, where the teenagers experiment with their sexual desires. The story takes place in 1979 with high school seniors, Seung and Aviva are the main characters that are in love, they are ones the other high school seniors watch and talk about.
BE CAREFUL WHO YOU LET IN…
Stella has been cocooned in her home for three years. Severely agoraphobic, she knows she is safe in the stark, isolated house she shares with her husband, Max. The traumatic memories of her final case as a psychologist are that much easier to keep at a distance, too.
But the night Blue arrives on her doorstep with her frightened eyes and sad stories, Stella’s carefully controlled world begins to unravel around her.
What would you do if a young girl knocked on your door and asked for help?
If it was snowing and she was freezing cold, but you were afraid and alone?
What would you do if you let her in, but couldn’t make her leave?
What if she told you terrible lies about someone you love, but the truth was even worse?
I was drawn to this novel Don’t Stand So Close by this creepy looking girl with big blue eyes on the front cover and the creepy outline of this story.