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A Year in the Chateau By Sarah Long

A Year in the Chateau by Sarah Long

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Summary

When Nicola's husband, Dominic, retires they decide not to spend their days finding hobbies to fill the time until Countdown is on. Instead, they fulfil their life-long fantasy of buying a country house and filling it with their dearest friends.

A Year in the Chateau Summary

A Year in the Chateau: Perfect escapist read for fans of the hit TV show by Sarah Long

The hilarious and feel-good novel about escaping the rat race, friendship and new beginnings If you love Jo Thomas, Cathy Bramley and Veronica Henry, this book is for you! When Nicola's husband, Dominic, retires they decide not to spend their days finding hobbies to fill the time until Countdown is on channel 4. Instead, they fulfil their life-long fantasy of buying a house in the French countryside and filling it with their dearest friends. Reliving their youth and spending their children's inheritance. Joined by seven of their friends they club together to invest in a chateau in Normandy. Group dinners, fine wine, beautiful scenery - they're living the dream! But la vie en rose is harder than it first appears. Is there a reason why only teenagers take gap years?

A Year in the Chateau Reviews

I was hooked from the start on this emotionally intelligent read * Daily Mail, on Invisible Women *
Irreverent, witty and emotionally charged, Long's rollercoaster ride zones in with exquisite precision and perception on the dreams, despairs and dilemmas of all middle-aged women getting ready to say a final goodbye to their youth and looking forward to new beginnings. Warm, intelligent reading for the autumn nights! * Lancashire Evening Post, on Invisible Women *
The perfect spring read * Chat! *
Emotionally charged and laced with a good dose of humour, this novel is one everyone approaching retirement will identify with, when it comes to re-establishing the boundaries, hopes and expectations of this new generation of adventurers * My Weekly *
"A chateau in Normandy populated by friends: shopping, cooking, gardening, emotional entanglements, tragedy, romance. It's a treat" * BookBrunch *
Book of the Week. A humorous and insightful novel about what it's like to throw caution to the wind * Woman's Weekly *

About Sarah Long

Sarah Long is a London-based author of three previously published commercial fiction novels and one hilarious memoir about her ten years living in Paris. She is a married mother of three.

Additional information

GOR010462555
9781785764769
1785764764
A Year in the Chateau: Perfect escapist read for fans of the hit TV show by Sarah Long
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Zaffre
2020-03-05
416
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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