The Lavender House by Hilary Boyd

The Lavender House

byHilary Boyd

Paperback | December 15, 2018

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Emotional, page-turning women''s fiction from the author of #1 EBOOK BESTSELLER, THURSDAYS IN THE PARK.

Nancy de Freitas is the glue that holds her family together. Caught between her ageing, ailing mother Frances, and her struggling daughter Louise, frequent user of Nancy''s babysitting services, it seems Nancy''s fate is to quietly go on shouldering the burden of responsibility for all four generations. Her divorce four years ago put paid to any thoughts of a partner to share her later years with. Now it looks like her family is all she has.

Then she meets Jim. Smoker, drinker, unsuccessful country singer and wearer of cowboy boots, he should be completely unsuited to the very together Nancy. And yet, there is a real spark.
But Nancy''s family don''t trust Jim one bit. They''re convinced he''ll break her heart, maybe run off with her money - he certainly distracts her from her family responsibilities.

Can she be brave enough to follow her heart? Or will she remain glued to her family''s side and walk away from one last chance for love?
Hilary Boyd trained as a nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital, then as a marriage guidance counselor. After a degree in English Literature at London University in her thirties, she moved into health journalism, writing a Mind, Body, Spirit column for the Daily Express. She published six non-fiction books on health-related subjects bef...
Title:The Lavender HouseFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:432 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 1 inShipping dimensions:432 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 1 inPublished:December 15, 2018Publisher:QuercusLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1681440350

ISBN - 13:9781681440354

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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"The Lavender House is the first book I have read by Hilary Boyd and it won''t be my last. This is a truly heartwarming and uplifting novel that will satisfy women of all ages."
-Pretty Little Book Reviews