Penguin Books UK and Azurina have teamed up to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a selection of monogramed fashion accessories from Azurina and a signed copy of the new novel by Josie Silver, The Two Lives of Lydia Bird.

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From the Sunday Times bestselling author of One Day in December comes a captivating new love story.

Lydia and Freddie. Freddie and Lydia. They've been together for almost a decade, and Lydia thinks their love is indestructible.

But she's wrong. Because on her 27th birthday, Freddie dies in a tragic accident.

So now it's just Lydia, and all she wants to do is hide indoors and sob 'til her eyes fall out. But Lydia knows that Freddie would want her to live her life well. So, enlisting the help of his best friend and her sister Elle, she takes her first tentative steps into the world and starts to live - perhaps even to love - again.

Then something unbelievable happens, and Lydia gets another chance at her old life with Freddie. But what if there's someone in her new life who wants her to stay?

A heart-breaking, uplifting story for fans of PS I Love You and Me Before You, this gorgeously romantic novel will make you laugh, cry and remind you of what a wonderful gift it is to love and to be loved.

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Prize Draw Terms and Conditions:

1. No purchase necessary to enter the prize draw.  

2. This prize draw is open to UK residents aged 18 years or over, with the exception of employees of the Promoter, their families, agents and anyone else connected with this promotion. 

3. Entries must be received by 19th March 2020 12:00pm GMT. 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 will not be counted. Entries become the property of the Promoter and are not returned.

4. Only one entry per person. No entrant may win more than one prize. 

5. To enter fill in your details on the online form. 

6. All correctly completed entries will be entered into a prize draw which will take place on 19th March 2020. The first entry drawn will be the winner.

7. The prize for the winner is x1 copy of the paperback of The Two Lives of Lydia Bird, an Azurina Stockholm Tote In Wine, an Azurina Cardholder in Red and a Red Croc A5 Notebook.

8. Prize is subject to availability. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into.

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  • The Two Lives of Lydia Bird

  • <h2> 'Fans of P.S. I Love You will adore this new romantic novel from Josie Silver' Cosmopolitan</h2>

    <h2> What if you could live your great love story again? </h2>

    THE CAPTIVATING NEW NOVEL FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE DAY IN DECEMBER

    Lydia and Freddie. Freddie and Lydia. They've been together for almost a decade, and are just about to get married. But then, on Lydia's 27th birthday, Freddie dies in a tragic accident.

    Then something unbelievable happens. Lydia gets another chance at her old life with Freddie.

    But what if there's someone in her new life who wants her to stay?

    A gorgeously romantic love story for fans of PS I Love You and Me Before You, this novel will make you laugh, cry and remind you of what a wonderful gift it is to love and to be loved.

    'A beautiful, emotional gift' Jodi Picoult

    'Gorgeous' Marian Keyes

    'Butterfly-inducing, laugh-out-loud funny' Paige Toon
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    WHAT EVERYONE IS SAYING ABOUT THE TWO LIVES OF LYDIA BIRD

    'Original, emotional and utterly absorbing' Heidi Swain

    ***** 'I LOVE, LOVE, LOVED this book' Netgalley reader

    'Lydia Bird is a character that will stay with me for a very long time' Emma Cooper

    'Heartbreakingly beautiful, butterfly-inducing and laugh out loud funny - you've never read a love triangle like this before!' Paige Toon

    ***** 'Anyone who has been through the loss of someone will be able to relate to this. Heartbreaking, heartwarming, bittersweet, emotional... one of the best romantic reads of the year. Josie Silver has done it again and stolen another chunk of my heart' Netgalley reader

    'Funny and moving and marvellous. Read with a box of tissues and a box of chocolates' Teresa Driscoll

    ***** 'I'm an emotional mess yet again. The story was just so heart felt, emotional and unputdownable and it will stay with me for a long time' Netgalley reader

    'Josie has done it again! This is heart-breaking, heart-warming, and heart-felt... it broke me to pieces and built me right back up again. Beautiful. Generous. Hopeful' Laura Jane Williams

    ***** 'Well she's done it again.. Hooked, loved, adored' Netgalley reader

    'A brave and clever novel...funny, wise and profoundly comforting' Keith Stuart

    'Heart-breaking and hopeful - I loved Lydia Bird' Sarah Morgan

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