The No-Show

The No-Show

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 02/02/2023
In stock
Usually dispatched within 2-3 working days
Make and edit your lists in your account
Check click & collect stock near you
Collect today: Pay in shop

Synopsis

Three women. Three dates. One missing man... 8.52 a.m. Siobhan's been looking forward to her breakfast date with Joseph. She was surprised when he suggested it - she normally sees him late at night in her hotel room. Breakfast with Joseph on Valentine's Day surely means something... so where is he? 2.43 p.m. Miranda's hoping that a Valentine's Day lunch with Carter will be the perfect way to celebrate her new job. It's a fresh start and a sign that her grown-up life is finally falling into place: she's been dating Carter for five months now and things are getting serious. But why hasn't he shown up? 6.30 p.m. Joseph Carter agreed to be Jane's fake boyfriend at a colleague's engagement party. They've not known each other long but their friendship is fast becoming the brightest part of her new life in Winchester. Joseph promised to save Jane tonight. But he's not here... Meet Joseph Carter. That is, if you can find him. The No-Show is the brilliantly funny, heart-breaking and joyful new novel from Beth O'Leary about dating, and waiting, and the ways love can find us. An utterly extraordinary tearjerker of a book, this is O'Leary's most ambitious novel yet.

  • Publisher: Quercus Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781529409147
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Weight: 290g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 28 mm

Customer Reviews

View all
The No-Show
Unexpected!
I think this is the first of @betholearyauthor ’s books that I’ve read or rather listened. I have high expectations for it, after hearing/reading positive... READ MORE
Sustainable_reader on bookstagram
The No-Show
Five stars
I absolutely loved this book by Beth O'Leary. I was a massive fan of her debut, and this one is somehow on the same level as "The Flatshare".A great story ... READ MORE
Dabarai
The No-Show
Wow. Just wow!
I genuinely don't think this book will ever leave me. You start off thinking all the events are taking place in parallel and it's not until around 75% thro... READ MORE
Jess Ritchie