Seven Summers

Seven Summers

An epic love story from the Sunday Times bestselling author

Summary

‘Genuinely unputdownable’ MILLY JOHNSON
‘Simply beautiful’ GIOVANNA FLETCHER
‘Heart-wrenching and heart-warming’ BETH O'LEARY
‘One of the most beautifully emotional books I’ve read’ CRESSIDA MCLAUGHLIN
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Two epic love stories. One impossible choice.

Six summers ago

Liv and Finn meet working in a bar on the rugged Cornish coastline, their futures full of promise. When a night of passion ends in devastating tragedy they are bound together inextricably. But Finn's life is in LA with his band, and Liv's is in Cornwall with her family - so they make a promise. Finn will return every year, and if they are single they will spend the summer together.

This summer

Liv crosses paths with Tom - a mysterious new arrival in her hometown. As the wildflowers and heather come into bloom, they find themselves falling for one another. For the first time Liv can imagine a world where her heart isn't broken every year.

Now Liv must make an impossible choice. And when she discovers the shocking reason that Tom has left home, she'll need to trust her heart even more . . .
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Praise for Seven Summers:

'Romantic and sweeping, raw and real. This book has even more of Paige’s magic than usual’ Lucy Vine

‘Full of characters you can’t help but fall for. . .this deeply emotional love story is one you’ll find impossible to forget' Heat Magazine

‘A beautiful love story from the Queen of the Tear-jerker’ Best

'Paige Toon breaks your heart then stitches it back together with expert hands' Carley Fortune

‘Poignant, passionate and powerful, this unforgettable story will sweep you away on a giant wave of emotion’ Milly Johnson

‘Epic, emotional, uplifting! Perfect Paige!’ Heidi Swain

‘An epic love story’ Lucy Diamond

‘A powerful love story’ The Sun

‘Heart-rending’ MyWeekly

‘Happiness and heartbreak, desperate dilemmas and delicious descriptions of the Cornish coast. . . It’s going to be huge!’ Jill Mansell

'Heart-warming and heart-breaking [...] I dare you to put this book down' Jo Watson

‘You can smell the sea and feel the blissful ache of the characters’ hearts with the turn of every page. Magical’ Catherine Isaac

'She reaches into your heart and pulls it right out. . . the ultimate love story' Annabel Monaghan

'Heart-wrenching, but heartening' Woman

‘An emotional rollercoaster like no other, Seven Summers undid me!’ Zoë Folbigg

'Paige Toon's romances are always powerful and poignant and never fail to leave me clutching her book to my chest' Mia Sheridan

Seven Summers warms your heart, shatters it in pieces, then puts it back together again and again’ Abby Jimenez

‘Paige Toon has spun a deeply layered story of hope and heartache that swept me away' K.A. Tucker

‘With a cracking plot, this is a heart-wrenching story of love and loss’ Candis

‘I don’t think I’ll ever get over this book’ Emily Stone

‘A romance novel set in summer in Cornwall? Sign us up!’ Cosmo

Paige Toon, Sunday Times bestselling author, April 2023

About the author

Paige Toon

Paige Toon is the bestselling author of sixteen adult novels and three young adult titles, and her books have sold over 2 million copies worldwide.

Paige writes sweeping, emotional love stories filled with incredible settings and characters you’ll never forget. She tells nuanced stories with big, thought- provoking themes at their heart which leave you uplifted and believing in the power of love. You will laugh, cry and feel like you’ve become part of a new family. She lives in Cambridgeshire with her husband and their two children.
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