From the No. 1 bestselling author of The Family Upstairs and The Girls, this is the perfect love story for anyone who adored One Day in December and David Nicholls
'A lovely story that warms the heart' 5***** Reader Review
'Prepare to be charmed, hopeful, happy and sad, and to fall in love with Vince and Joy' 5***** Reader Review
'The best love story in years' 5***** Reader Review
RIGHT PERSON, WRONG TIME . . .
Vince and Joy have their whole lives ahead of them on the day they meet as teenagers, and instantly fall in love.
But two weeks later, a misunderstanding forces them apart.
When they cross paths seven years later they've been living very different lives.
Yet neither of them has been able to let go of their first love.
What happens when you meet the right person at the wrong time?
'A gem of a read' Grazia
'Vince and Joy got me through a hard time. Gave me the strength to walk away from my situation. When we read books about characters we can relate to, it makes us feel less alone. An awakening' C L Moore
'One of those rare books with the variety, complexity and unexpectedness of real life. A book you simply disappear into. And you emerge two days later on a cloud of cosy memories' Sunday Telegraph
'A Must Buy Book - classy, evocative, intelligent and insightful' Company
One of those rare books with the variety, complexity and unexpectedness of real life . . . Fans of chick-lit will understand when I say that this is a book you simply disappear into
Magnetic, unpretentious and bursting with one-liners
Fun and witty . . . one of the top chick-lit authors
If you believe fate plays a hand in all our love lives, you just won't be able to put Vince and Joy down
That happy-ending feeling lingers long after the book's back on the shelf. We love Vince and Joy
Classy, evocative, intelligent and insightful
A perfect holiday book
A gem of a read
An easy, feel-good read
A richly rewarding read
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