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The Library of Lost Love

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23rd May 2024

Price: £10.99

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Selected: Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781035404896

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Joan thinks her story is over. But what if there is one more chapter…?

‘The warmest, most completely charming story to sink into’ Jenny Colgan, Sunday Times bestselling author

A wonderful tale proving change is always possible’ Katie Fforde, Sunday Times bestselling author


In a quiet Notting Hill street, Joan sits alone with memories of the man she walked away from one New York evening years ago. In need of company, she advertises for a lodger.

Jess knows it’s time to move on from her best friend’s couch, where she’s been crashing since her boyfriend emptied out her heart, and all her savings. But when she responds to an advert for a lodger in Notting Hill, Jess has no idea how life’s about to change.

When Jess meets Joan
, she recognises someone needing a way back into the world, and she suggests a switch: if Joan will agree to go on-line, she will go off-line. And when Jess discovers Joan’s library of lost love, she decides to follow the trail, little realising that in Joan’s story lies her own unexpected new beginning…

‘One of the sweetest love stories I’ve ever read’ Sue Moorcroft

‘A glorious story of an unlikely friendship that heals heartacheEmma Cowell


Readers have lost their hearts to this book:

‘Truly beautiful…inviting and emotional. I couldn’t put it down!’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
‘Love, love, loved this! Gave me all the feels!’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
‘A lovely feel-good story. One you’ll fall in love with!’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
‘Just so beautiful. Left me wanting more’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
‘Lovely, lovely characters. I couldn’t put this down’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
‘Oh, I absolutely loved this! Such a sweet, heart-warming story of lost love and secrets kept’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
‘Such a heartwarming story. Perfect for a cosy read with a few surprises. I’d recommend’ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐


Jenny Colgan
The warmest, most completely charming love story to sink into