Cupcakes at Carrington's

Paperback | July 15, 2014

byAlexandra Brown

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A deliciously indulgent read from a hot debut writer and first in a series of books set in Carrington's Department Store - where life is sweeter.Perfect for fans of Meet Me in the Cupcake Cafe and Breakfast at Darcy's.Georgie Hart had it all - as a top personal shopper in London, the heady world of Mulberry launch parties and Louis Vuitton goody bags meant she was living the dream. But all that extravagance took its toll on her bank balance and it was time to stop drinking champagne on beer money.Now Georgie runs the luxury bag concession at Carrington's Department store in the pretty seaside town of Mulberry Bay and her lavish spending is confined to a red velvet cupcake with butter cream icing in Carrington's cafe.But her plans for a quiet life are thwarted when Carrington's goes into a recession-busting makeover and soon, with the arrival of Maxine, wielding the axe in her immaculately manicured hands, Georgie is fighting not only for her job, but also for the attentions of her dishy boss, James. And when newcomer Tom arrives, who may or may not be the best thing since sliced bread, Georgie must decide where her loyalties really lie.

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A deliciously indulgent read from a hot debut writer and first in a series of books set in Carrington's Department Store - where life is sweeter.Perfect for fans of Meet Me in the Cupcake Cafe and Breakfast at Darcy's.Georgie Hart had it all - as a top personal shopper in London, the heady world of Mulberry launch parties and Louis Vui...

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Where life is sweeter...Georgie Hart had it all - as a top personal shopper in London, the heady world of Mulberry launch parties and Louis Vuitton goody bags meant she was living the dream. But all that extravagance took its toll on her bank balance and it was time to stop drinking champagne on beer money. Now Georgie runs the luxury ...

Alex Brown is the bestselling author of five books and launched her career with the hugely popular Carrington's series set in a seaside town department store. Alex now writes warm, witty and heartfelt novels centred on the cosy community spirit of village life.Alex began her writing career as a weekly columnist for The London Paper, be...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 7.76 × 5.12 × 0.01 inPublished:July 15, 2014Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0007488238

ISBN - 13:9780007488230

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'Defies the chick lit cliché.' - Heat magazine'Cupcakes at Carrington's is deliciously delightful from start to finish, sprinkled with magic and full of heart.' Miranda Dickinson'I loved it. 5/5' - iheart-chicklit.blogspot.co.uk'So much more than just a chick lit novel. It has the humour of Sophie Kinsella, the warmth of Cecelia Ahern and the wit and wisdom of Maeve Binchy and the cheek of Are You Being Served?' - Jamieson Villeneuve, Thebookpedler.wordpress.com'My favourite book this year - funny, romantic and fabulous!' - readinginthesunshine.wordpress.com'I loved Cupcakes At Carrington's, a warm, witty, loveable read with plenty of sparkle and charm.' - Rowan Coleman