Island in the Sun

Island in the Sun


An island in the Caribbean. A centuries-old secret. A life adventure awaits. . . Discover the latest tale of friendship, courage and romance from the Sunday Times bestselling romance writer.

'The queen of uplifting, feel good romance.' AJ Pearce
‘An immersive, uplifting read that Fforde fans will love.’ Woman’s Weekly
'All the elements of a moving love story are blended to perfection.' The Lady
'A force to be reckoned with for her uplifting tales of romance' Daily Express
'Top-drawer romantic escapism.' Daily Mail
'Warm, brilliant and full of love.' Heat
A charming romance about discovering your own worth' Woman's Own

Dominica. A beautiful remote island where the sun shines and the living is easy.

And where Cass goes to photograph a rare stone carving as a favour to her father.

With her is Ranulph, a deeply attractive, much-travelled journalist, who offers to help Cass with her quest.

But Dominica has just been hit be a severe hurricane, and Cass and Ranulph are spending all of their time helping the local community.

Cass knows she must not fall in love with him… He is just looking out for her. He’s being kind.

There is no way he could be even the slightest bit interested in her. Could he?

Readers can't get enough of Island in the Sun . . .

***** 'There is mystery, intrigue, romance and danger all set against the beautiful backdrop of Dominica – and I loved it so much I was reading far into the night as I couldn’t put it down.'
***** 'It was such an easy and sweet read and I curled up on the sofa and lost myself in it ... Perfect escapism.'
'This is a great beach read ... Katie Fforde always writes a great moving story about love and friendship and self discovery and inner strength.'
***** 'A wonderful read that will keep you engrossed from start to finish.'
***** '
This book has everything I’ve come to expect from this author, great writing, humour, love and a little suspense, all cleverly wrapped up in a fabulous book.'

One Enchanted Evening, Sunday Times bestseller, November 2023


  • The queen of uplifting, feel good romance
    A J Pearce

About the author

Katie Fforde

Katie Fforde lives in the beautiful Cotswold countryside with her family, and is a true country girl at heart. Each of her books explores a different profession or background and her research has helped her bring these to life. She’s been a porter in an auction house, tried her hand at pottery, refurbished furniture, delved behind the scenes of a dating website, and she's even been on a Ray Mears survival course. She loves being a writer; to her there isn’t a more satisfying and pleasing thing to do. She particularly enjoys writing love stories. She believes falling in love is the best thing in the world, and she wants all her characters to experience it, and her readers to share their stories.

To find out more about Katie Fforde step into her world at, visit her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter @KatieFforde.
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