The Giver of Stars

The Giver of Stars

The spellbinding love story from the author of the global phenomenon Me Before You

Summary

THE SUNDAY TIMES NO. 1 BESTSELLER AND REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK

'Wildly romantic' DAILY MAIL
'Epic' DAVID NICHOLLS
'Delightful' THE TIMES
'Beautiful' LIANE MORIARTY

A spellbinding story of love, community and friendship from the author of the international bestselling phenomenon Me Before You and The Last Letter from Your Lover, now a major motion picture
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THE GREATEST LOVE STORY IS THE ONE YOU LEAST EXPECT . . .


Alice Wright doesn't love her new American husband.

Nor her domineering father-in-law or the judgmental townsfolk of Baileyville, Kentucky.

Stifled and misunderstood, she yearns for escape and finds it in defiant Margery O'Hare and the sisterhood bringing books to the isolated and vulnerable.

But when her father-in-law and the town turn against them, Alice fears the freedom, friendship and the new love she's found will be lost . . .

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'A beguiling tale of unlikely love. The most appealing thing is Moyes' wonderful way with romance. Delightful'
The Times

'Beautiful, special . . . with characters so real they feel like dear friends. I loved it and didn't want it to end!'
Liane Moriarty

'Inspiring and wildly romantic'
Daily Mail, Books of the Year

'Her best book yet. It's a romance - but about female friends, the outdoors and the magic of reading'
Grazia

Reviews

  • HER BEST NOVEL YET
    The Times

About the author

Jojo Moyes

Jojo Moyes is a novelist and journalist. Her books include the bestsellers Me Before You, After You and Still Me, The Girl You Left Behind, The One Plus One and her short story collection Paris for One and Other Stories. The Giver of Stars is her most recent bestseller and Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick. Her novels have been translated into forty-six languages, have hit the number one spot in twelve countries and have sold over thirty-eight million copies worldwide.

Me Before You has now sold over fourteen million copies worldwide and was adapted into a major film starring Sam Claflin and Emilia Clarke. Jojo lives in Essex with her family.
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