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The second wife

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Lose yourself in the tantalising bestselling novel about fighting for what's yours from Elizabeth BuchanWhat happens when the mistress gets her man?Against the odds, that's what happened to Minty. She stole her best friend Rose's husband Nathan and made him her own.But now that she's got what she wanted - marriage, kids, a family home - she's discovering a few things she didn't bargain on: the cold shoulder from Nathan's other family, her husband's middle age and growing distance . . .And accepting that first wives don't just go away.What's more, age brings one or two other problems for Minty.Problems that will lead her back to the one person she really doesn't want to face . . .Praise for Elizabeth Buchan:'Gorgeously well-written - funny, sad, sophisticated' Independent'Beautifully observed, with the insight and humour that one has come to expect from the author' Times'Compelling, compassionate, and aglow with moments of laugh-or-cry humour' Mail on Sunday'Buchan is a cut above the rest' Sunday Mirror

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Used: very good
Dimensions:
198x129x23
EAN-13:
9780141019888
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780141019888
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
357
Publisher:
Penguin Books Ltd

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Lose yourself in the tantalising bestselling novel about fighting for what's yours from Elizabeth BuchanWhat happens when the mistress gets her man?Against the odds, that's what happened to Minty. She stole her best friend Rose's husband Nathan and made him her own.But now that she's got what she wanted - marriage, kids, a family home - she's discovering a few things she didn't bargain on: the cold shoulder from Nathan's other family, her husband's middle age and growing distance . . .And accepting that first wives don't just go away.What's more, age brings one or two other problems for Minty.Problems that will lead her back to the one person she really doesn't want to face . . .Praise for Elizabeth Buchan:'Gorgeously well-written - funny, sad, sophisticated' Independent'Beautifully observed, with the insight and humour that one has come to expect from the author' Times'Compelling, compassionate, and aglow with moments of laugh-or-cry humour' Mail on Sunday'Buchan is a cut above the rest' Sunday Mirror

Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
198x129x23
EAN-13:
9780141019888
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780141019888
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
357
Publisher:
Penguin Books Ltd

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