The Bookshop on the Shore

The Bookshop on the Shore

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 02/04/2020
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Synopsis

'Nobody does cosy, get-away-from-it-all romance like Jenny Colgan' Sunday Express ___________________________________ In the Scottish Highlands, a tiny bookshop perches on the edge of a loch . . . Curl up and escape with Jenny Colgan 'A total joy' Sophie Kinsella 'An evocative, sweet treat' Jojo Moyes 'Gorgeous, glorious, uplifting' Marian Keyes 'Irresistible' Jill Mansell 'Just lovely' Katie Fforde 'Naturally funny, warm-hearted' Lisa Jewell 'A gobble-it-all-up-in-one-sitting kind of book' Mike Gayle Zoe is a single mother, sinking beneath the waves trying to cope by herself in London. Hari, her gorgeous little boy is perfect in every way - except for the fact that he just doesn't speak, at all. When her landlord raises the rent on her flat, Zoe doesn't know where to turn. Then Hari's aunt suggests Zoe could move to Scotland to help run a bookshop. Going from the lonely city to a small village in the Highlands could be the change Zoe and Hari desperately need. Faced with an unwelcoming boss, a moody, distant bookseller named Ramsay Urquart, and a band of unruly children, Zoe wonders if she's made the right decision. But Hari has found his very first real friend, and no one could resist the beauty of the loch glinting in the summer sun. If only Ramsay would just be a little more approachable... Dreams start here . . . ___________________________________ Why readers ADORE Jenny Colgan 'Jenny Colgan has a way of writing that makes me melt inside' 'Her books are so good I want to start over as soon as I have finished' 'There's something so engaging about her characters and plots' 'Her books are like a big, warm blanket' 'Her stories are just so fabulous' 'She brings her settings and characters so vividly to life' 'The woman is just magic'

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9780751571998
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Weight: 296g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 30 mm

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The Bookshop on the Shore
Delightful
What a delight this book is - a real escape. The first Jenny Colgan book that I have read - just ordered another (from Waterstones.) I like the way she rev... READ MORE
Teresa Barham-Palmer
The Bookshop on the Shore
The Bookshop on the Shore
I am still reading this and am only about two thirds of the way through but would recommend it. I am enjoying it. It has the right balance of details and... READ MORE
Brenda Brett
The Bookshop on the Shore
Pure Bookish Escapism.
I liked single mum Zoe, struggling in London as a nursery carer, her 4 Yr old son, Hari, has never spoken, her ex waltzes in and out trying to get a DJ gig... READ MORE
Nicole @hemelwstones
The Bookshop on the Shore
Lots of mistakes and inaccurate location
Having just finished this book, the 2nd Jenny Colgan book I’ve read, I liked the storyline but there were so many mistakes in it that I’m guessing it wasn’... READ MORE
Sarah  McLaughlin