The Reading Group

The Reading Group

Summary

The Sunday Times Number One bestseller about five women and the reading group which intertwines their lives

A New Year. A New Page. A New Reading Group.

Five women meet for their first reading group, little realising this social gathering over books and glasses of wine might see them share more than literary debate ... and will, in fact, take each of them to places they'd never imagined.

Harriet and Nicole are the ringleaders, best friends who can't quite admit - to themselves or one other - they might be trapped in loveless marriages. While Polly, a determined single mum, finds herself tipped off course by an unexpected proposal. Susan, usually so carefree and happy, is forced to face a shattering reality and Clare, quiet and mysterious, plainly has more on her mind than next week's book choice.

Over the coming year their worlds will intertwine in delightful, unexpected and surprising ways. Stories will be re-written as dreams are made and broken, but through it all they'll have the Reading Group, with friendship, tears and laughter featuring in every chapter of their lives.

**Elizabeth Noble's gloriously uplifting new novel, Letters to Iris, is out now!**

Reviews

  • Witty, pacy and immediately engaging
    Glamour

About the author

Elizabeth Noble

Elizabeth Noble's previous Sunday Times bestselling novels include: The Reading Group, which reached number one, The Friendship Test (formerly published as The Tenko Club), Alphabet Weekends, Things I Want My Daughters to Know, The Girl Next Door, The Way We Were, Between a Mother and her Child, Love, Iris and The Family Holiday.

Between a Mother and her Child
and Love, Iris were both Richard & Judy Book Club picks.

Elizabeth Noble lives in Surrey with her husband and has two adult daughters.

Other People's Husbands is her tenth novel.
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