The Holiday Home by Fern BrittonThe Holiday Home by Fern Britton

The Holiday Home

byFern Britton

Paperback | June 10, 2014

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The latest wonderfully witty novel from Britain's favourite TV presenter, Fern Britton.Two sisters, one house, a lifetime of secrets.Each year, the Carew sisters embark on their yearly trip to the family holiday home, Atlantic House, set on a picturesque Cornish cliff.Prudence, the hard-nosed businesswoman, is married to the meek and mild Francis, but she's about to get a shock reminder that you should never take anything for granted. Constance, loving wife to philandering husband Greg, has always been outwitted by her manipulative sibling, but this year she's finally had enough.When an old face reappears on the scene, years of simmering resentments reach boiling point, but little do the women know that a long-buried secret is about to bite them all on the bottom. Is this one holiday that will push them all over the edge, or can Constance and Pru leave the past where it belongs?

About The Author

Fern began her career as a television presenter in 1980 after completing a stage management course at the Central School of Drama. In 1985 Fern became the presenter of the popular Coast to Coast, which lead to presenting roles on prime time television shows, the most iconic of which was on ITV's flagship show This Morning. Fern's warmt...
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Title:The Holiday HomeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:386 pagesPublished:June 10, 2014Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0007468547

ISBN - 13:9780007468546

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Customer Reviews of The Holiday Home


Rated 5 out of 5 by from The holiday home special edition This book is a fantastic story and sad in some parts . fern writes a great story . can't wait to read another one of her books .
Date published: 2015-01-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Holiday Home An excellent relaxing read
Date published: 2014-08-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Holiday Home A great read. Couldn't put it down!
Date published: 2014-06-19

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"This is a light-hearted, fun and easy read." Daily Mail'Another ripping good read.' Good Housekeeping'Charming and fun read' OKPraise for Fern Britton'Complicated friendships and tales of a chaotic love life make this a must-read.' Woman'A light-hearted, fun read that perfectly captures the sights and smells of village life.' Heat'Fern Britton has transferred her fun and friendly charm to the page' Good HousekeepingFull of warmth and charm with characters that quickly feel like old friends.' Alexandra Brown