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One spark will light up both their lives
Alice is settling down. It might not be the adventurous life she once imagined, but more than anything she wants to make everyone happy - her steady boyfriend, her over-protective mother - even if it means a little part of her will always feel stifled.
Max is shaking things up. After a devastating injury, he is determined to prove himself. To find the man beyond the disability, to escape his smothering family and go on an adventure.
A trip to Sri Lanka is Alice's last hurrah - her chance to throw herself into the heat, chaos and colour of a place thousands of miles from home.
It's also the moment she meets Max.
Alice doesn't know it yet, but her whole life is about to change.
Max doesn't know it yet, but he's the one who's going to change it.
Romantic perfection! The ultimate will-they-won't-they. Nobody does irresistible love stories and stunning destinations quite like Isabelle Broom. Be sure to have tissues ready' Rosie Walsh, author of The Man Who Didn't Call
'Pack your passport, because Isabelle Broom is about to take you on a beautiful emotional journey' Adele Parks, author of The Image of You
'Goregously romantic. This book will pick you up and sweep you into its pages' Milly Johnson, author of The Perfectly Imperfect Woman
'Her beautiful writing is romantic and evocative and totally transported me to paradise' Cathy Bramley, author of Hetty's Farmhouse Bakery
Lake Como, Italy, New Year's Eve. The perfect place to fall in love? Or the perfect place for everything to fall apart?
'Utterly romantic' Adele Parks
Lucy may have suffered her fair share of bad men, but now she has Pete. Finally, a man worth sharing her favourite place with, Lake Como. That's if she can put mysterious phone calls and glamorous ex-girlfriends out of her mind.
Taggie is rushed off her feet, but distraction is exactly what she needs to forget why she fled England and the sadness she left behind. She certainly doesn't have time for infuriating stranger Marco. A man is the last thing she needs right now.
Lucy and Taggie might not know it, but their lives are about to collide. The New Year might begin with fireworks - but how will it end?
Praise for The Place We Met
'A writing powerhouse' Carrie Hope Fletcher
'Heart-warming and wonderfully romantic' Rosanna Ley
'The perfect getaway read' Red
'Fresh, intelligent, sparklingly escapist' Sunday Mirror
'A beautiful and satisfying romantic book . . . I couldn't put it down' Netgalley Reviewer
'A lovely, absorbing novel, full of the beauty and mystery of Mojacar' Kate Eberlen, author of Miss You
'Brilliant - I raced through it' Cathy Kelly, author of Secrets of a Happy Marriage
Hannah Hodges can't believe her luck when she's offered a trip to sunny Spain with her best friend and dreamy boss . . . but what's the catch?
Twenty-eight year old Hannah is ready for an adventure. She and her colleagues are in Spain for a month to film a documentary, and it's a dream come true. Not least because Hannah will get to spend long summer days with Theo, her boss (and gorgeous crush). It couldn't be a more perfect setting to fall in love . . .
If only Tom (Hannah's best friend and cameramen) and Claudette (the presenter) would stop getting in the way . . .
Then things become even more complicated when Nancy, Hannah's half-sister arrives. What on earth is she doing here?
For just once in her life, can't Hannah have one perfect summer, free of any drama?
Calling all escapists! Prepare to be whisked away to the Spanish sun in this completely absorbing page-turner.
'Beautiful life-affirming stories that whisk you away and make you fall in love' Miranda Dickinson, author of Searching for a Silver Lining
'So evocative you can practically smell the paella and sangria' Closer
'Fresh, fun and full of sexual tension . . . a perfect spring read' Heat
'Chick fic at its best!' Take a Break
'You'll want to book your summer hols now!' Sun
A heartwarming and heartbreaking story about love and life in one of Europe's most romantic cities, Prague.
'Evocative, will clutch at your heart. Perfect escapism on a winter evening' Sunday Mirror
Welcome to a city where wishes are everywhere
For Megan, a winter escape to Prague with her friend Ollie is a chance to find some inspiration for her upcoming photography exhibition. But she's determined to keep their friendship from becoming anything more. Because if Megan lets Ollie find out about her past, she risks losing everything - and she won't let that happen again . . .
For Hope, the trip is a surprise treat from Charlie, her new partner. But she's struggling to enjoy the beauty of the city when she knows how angry her daughter is back home. And that it's all her fault . . .
For Sophie, the city has always been a magical place. This time she can't stop counting down the moments until her boyfriend Robin joins her. But in historic Prague you can never escape the past . . .
Three different women.
Three intertwining love stories.
One unforgettable, timeless city.
'The city is evoked in wonderful detail. An unashamedly romantic tale. There is plenty of love, laughter and tragedy to get the pages turning' Sunday Express
'Think love, laughter and tears all shaken up in a Prague snowglobe. Just fab' Fabulous
'A real escapist read' My Weekly
A holiday on the stunning Greek island of Zakynthos, with its perfect blue skies, white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, should be a dream come true.
But for Holly it feels more like a nightmare. Arriving on the island to clear out a house she's just inherited, Holly has no idea what to expect. And she's certainly not prepared for the family secrets she uncovers inside.
With the help of Aidan, her handsome neighbour, Holly sets out to explore the island, hoping to piece together her own lost story. Yet all too soon real life, including the boyfriend she left behind, threatens to catch up with her.
Holly thinks she's following the secrets of the past. But might it turn out to be a map to her future?
'A beautiful story of heartbreak and forgiveness' Giovanna Fletcher
'A brilliantly evocative debut' Paige Toon
'A heart-warming, charming tale of love, family and gorgeous Greece. I adored it' Milly Johnson
'Combines a wonderful setting with the poignancy of self-discovery and a touching romance' Katie Fforde
Isabelle Broom is an author and the Book Reviews Editor at Heat magazine. She has travelled all over the world and lived on the Greek island of Zakynthos for an unforgettable and life-shaping six months. Her novels are set in beautiful far-flung locations and are perfect for anyone who likes an escapist and evocative read.
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Isabelle Broom was born in Cambridge nine days before the 1980s began and studied Media Arts in London before joining the ranks at Heat magazine, where she remains the Book Reviews editor. Always happiest when she is off on an adventure, Isabelle now travels all over the world seeking out settings for her novels, as well as making the annual pilgrimage to her true home - the Greek island of Zakynthos. Currently based in Suffolk, where she shares a cottage with her dog Max and approximately 467 spiders, Isabelle fits her writing around a busy freelance career and tries her best not to be crushed to oblivion under her ever-growing pile of to-be-read books.