Win a copy of The Anniversary by Hilary Boyd and a night’s stay by the British seaside


From the bestselling author of Thursdays in the Park, Hilary Boyd, comes the latest emotional, novel The Anniversary.

To celebrate publication we’re offering you the chance to win a night’s stay at The Rose Hotel, a beautiful boutique hotel in Deal – just moments from where The Anniversary is set.

Take a stroll down to the beach, breathe in that fresh sea air and then retreat back to the glorious hotel room and curl up with The Anniversary.

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The Anniversary
The Anniversary
From the bestselling author of Thursdays in the Park comes an emotional and beautifully written story of love, loss, and finding love again.

'One of the best family and friendship sagas - an emotional read' Prima

What if the one you tried to forget is the one you can't live without?

Stella once thought that if she never saw Jack again, it would be too soon.

But life has other plans for her and her stubborn, handsome ex-husband.

Looking after their daughter in a time of need, Stella finds herself unwillingly reunited with the man she shared the best years of her life with - followed by the worst.

Where tragedy once tore them apart, now Stella and Jack are being drawn back together. But each of them has a new partner and a new life.

Should they fight temptation?

Should the past remain the past?

Or are some loves simply meant to be?


'Riveting' Woman & Home

'Terrific, beautifully written, searingly honest' Charles Dance

'Fans rate this deeply emotional read her best novel yet' Sunday Post

'True to life characters whose dilemmas will tear at your heartstrings' Sunday Mirror
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  3. Entries must be received by 11:59 pm on 28th November 2018. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted or fail to reach the Promoter by the relevant closing date for any reason. Proof of posting or sending is not proof of receipt. Automatically generated entries and entries via agents or third parties are invalid and shall not be considered. Entries become the property of the Promoter and are not returned.
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  6. All correctly completed entries will be entered into a prize draw, which will take place on 5th December 2018. The first entry drawn will be the winner. 
  7. Prize is 1 night stay at The Rose for you and a guest, including breakfast and a copy of The Anniversary by Hilary Boyd.
  8. Prize includes one room and breakfast for two people. Prize excludes any other food and drink. Prize can only be taken Sunday - Thursday and cannot be taken during the UK public bank holidays and must be used within 6 months. Does not include travel expenses. Subject to availability. 
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