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Fractured [Kindle Edition]

Dani Atkins
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,111 customer reviews)

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'This debut novel was a massive eBook hit, snapped up by a top publisher. I'm expecting great things in the future from this author' The Sun. 'I was captivated the entire time and then completely blown away, left reeling afterward' Chick Lit Central. 'As I turned the last page I found myself broken as it was time to say goodbye to a book that warmed my heart and intrigued my mind' The Love of a Good Book. 'Compelling and truly beautiful. It's a love story that will stay with you forever' Victoria Loves Books. 'Gripping, romantic and heartbreaking ... a magical love story' She Loves To Read. 'Definitely makes the list of my top reads of 2013' Cosmo Chick Lit.

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What would you do if life gave you a second chance?

The night of the accident changed everything...
Now, five years on, Rachel's life is crumbling. She lives alone in a tiny flat, working in a dead-end job, desperate with guilt over her best friend's death. She would give anything to turn back the clock. But life doesn't work like that... Does it?

The night of the accident was a lucky escape...
Now, five years on, Rachel's life is perfect. She has a wonderful fiancé, loving family and friends around her, and the career she always wanted. But why can't Rachel shake the memory of a very different life?

Gripping, romantic and heartbreaking, Fractured is a magical love story that asks: can two different stories lead to the same happy ending?

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 856 KB
  • Print Length: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Head of Zeus (1 July 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00DCTVDA2
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,111 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #7 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Dani Atkins was born in London in 1958, and grew up in North London with her parents and younger brother in Cat Hill and Cockfosters. She moved to rural Hertfordshire in 1985, where she has lived in a small village ever since with her husband, two (now grown-up) children, two elderly cats and one insane Border Collie.

Although Dani has been writing for fun all her life, FRACTURED is her first novel.

Connect with Dani on Facebook at www.facebook.com/daniatkinsauthor

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177 of 184 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome 29 April 2013
Format:Kindle Edition
This is a brilliant book. Awesome. A unique theme very well written. Keeps you guessing right to the bitterweet end. I really couldn't put this book down - make sure you read it in one sitting, you will need to. The story is about Rachel, the central character, and how she comes to terms with how her life changes, and how it affcts those close to her, following a devastating accident. The plot and the characters are really well constructed and I didn't want this book to end. More please from Dany Atkins. At 78p on Kindle it is a shame that this book is not being very heavily promoted. Found it by accident, would have happily paid full price for it and the lack of promotion and the price does not do the author justice.
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21 of 22 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Thought inspiring. 4 Mar 2014
By Ms G. L
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Easy to read. I didn't get lost which can happen with two tales intertwined. And the final chapter was sad but happy and left me wondering which was reality. Great read and looking forward to next book
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116 of 126 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic and original romance! 21 Jan 2013
By Louise
Format:Kindle Edition
I've been looking for a new contemporary romance to read (after ploughing through a lot of pretty sub-par erotica) and came across this novel. I am SO GLAD I FOUND IT.

This is a fantastic debut set in England, telling the story of Rachel, whose life is torn apart after a tragic accident. Five years later, she ends up returning to Great Bishopsford, where she used to live, but a fall lands her in hospital. Waking up she learns her life seems to have fractured - and everything that she thought had happened since the accident never took place. Instead she's in a world where everything is completely different . . . including her fiancé.

This book has everything - genuine, likeable characters and fantastic dialogue (with some definite laugh-out-loud moments), as well as a heartbreaking love triangle at the centre. I can't recommend this enough - but beware of reading the ending in public. I did NOT see it coming and it blew me away!
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61 of 67 people found the following review helpful
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I decided to read this book after reading the reviews. My usual genre is Crime/Thriller and I felt like reading a book without any murders to solve for once :) The idea of parallel lives interested me and I must say I was drawn into the story immediately. Without spoiling the story the book explores two scenarios, two sets of events in the lives of a group of friends who experience an accident together - life could go one way.......... or another !!!! The stories are linked but very cleverly kept separate with no misunderstandings as to which life you are reading about at a particular time. I like the main character, she seemed very believable - all the characters did in fact. I read the book in three big chunks! It did turn out to be quite a page turner. I couldn't imagine how the author would tie everything up at the end - but she did and very well too. I will be looking out for more from Dani.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Badly written 26 Jun 2014
By Dee
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Although in theory I liked the concept it was a painful read. It's a very basic book and it's been a long time since I have read something like it. Even when I was at 93% I felt like quitting. I had no interest in finishing it.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Not bad! 27 May 2013
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This was a love story with a twist and although it had great potential, I was a bit let down with how the story progressed. It was almost as if the writer got bored half way through and decided to finish it quickly. Would probably appeal to teenage girls, but it wasnt for me.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Poorly written sub-standard fiction 4 Jun 2014
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Really disappointed with the 'schoolgirl' approach to writing. Characters are one dimensional and bland. I cannot understand why this is a bestseller!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars badly written, dreadful ending 19 Jun 2014
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Really unhappy with this book... Strings out stories in a way that a GCSE student could do with more belief and drama. Read this to the end and it was such a disappointment. My gut said stop about 50 pages in but I honestly thought it could get better. I was wrong.... I was taught very early in school never to write a story which finished up being a dream/make believe, my guess is the author didn't receive that bit of knowledge.
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