She thought he was The One but he was sleeping with the blonde in his office. After breaking up with her boyfriend of eight years, Lil Bailey finds herself single and sharing a flat with an Australian couple. Following the advice of her best friend Jess, she signs up on a dating app and goes on a date with handsome Max. After spending a night with him, she doesn’t hear from him again but finds herself pregnant with his baby. While Max is climbing mountains in Asia, Lil has nine months to figure out how to raise her child.
This is an hilarious novel about love, family, and friendship with a cast of fabulous characters. I loved Lil, she is genuine, relatable, and so funny. I laughed a lot, often with tears in my eyes. This is an entertaining and captivating novel not to miss! (NP)
Polly never imaged that she would find herself hanging out with dukes and sheikhs, but thanks to her job with Posh magazine, she interviews marquesses about their love life, sheikhs about their horses, and ladies about their pets and obsession with avocados. Outside of her job, she spends most of her time with her mother, who loves her dog Bertie like a son, her best friend Billy, who has just found himself a new girlfriend, and her other best friend Lex, who is marrying a man who Polly doesn’t think is right for her. With the wedding just a few months away, Polly hopes that, for once, she will not be alone at the ceremony. So she needs to find a plus one. But she will find the right one?
Entertaining, witty, and completely absorbing, this novel will make you laugh out loud. I loved the protagonist, Polly. She’s funny and realistic and is surrounded by a cast of colourful and likable characters. This debut novel is a must-read. (NP)