'This poignant story about love, grief and forgiveness is wonderfully touching' Closer.
'A heart-warming and touching read' Chick Lit Chloe.
'a read I really enjoyed, and one I really recommend' Chick Lit Review and News.
'extremely well-written' Shaz's Book Boudoir.
'an absorbing read' Chick Lit.
Rebecca is happily married to Olly and content with her job at a glamorous London art gallery. But when tragedy strikes, she decides to move back to her childhood home in the country, hoping time will help her to heal. Joe, born in the same country town as Rebecca, had a falling out with her a decade earlier. Now he's the successful owner of a wine bar, Maison Joe, and is breaking local hearts by dating a striking actress, Peta. Rebecca finds living with her parents again a challenge. Nor is it easy to discover that Joe lives and works too close for comfort. When she sees him once more, memories rush back to haunt her, along with unanswered questions about the past. Why did they lose touch? What was Olly hiding? Can Rebecca answer those questions and move on?
From the Back Cover
Rebecca: As her glamorous London life comes crashing down around her, Rebecca flees to her childhood home to recover. Joe: Born in the same country town as Rebecca, he hasn't seen or spoken to her in a decade. Now he's the successful owner of a wine bar, Maison Joe, and is breaking local hearts. As Rebecca and Joe are forced to confront the past, bittersweet memories rush back, along with unanswered questions. Can Rebecca ever forgive and forget?
About the Author
Alice Peterson has written two non-fiction books, a personal story called A Will to Win, which has been updated and republished as Another Alice, and a family memoir based on her grandmother's life in Rhodesia. Two novels followed, published by Black Swan - Look the World in the Eye and You, Me and Him. Her most recent novel is Monday to Friday Man, published by Quercus. Alice lives in London.