SynopsisA combination of overwork and jet-lag propel Julia Fairfax into becoming engaged to a golf-playing wine buff called Oscar. When she realises that she has fonder feelings for his Labrador than for Oscar himself, she confronts that fact that she needs to do something drastic. Ditching her fiancé and jacking in her job, she revolutionises her life. Her new career as hotel-boat cook is certainly a departure from the old Julia. But even afloat Julia’s past catches up with her. She must contend with the persistent Oscar, maternal matchmaking and the arrival of her childhood enemy, the enigmatic Fergus Grindly.
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All the Dark Secrets - Jennie Felton
A powerful new saga filled with romance, tragedy, drama, secrets and triumph in adversity, All the Dark Secrets is the first in a new series - the Ten Houses Sagas - about the lives and loves of the residents of a Somerset village in the late 19th Century.
When terrible tragedy strikes at the local colliery, the residents of Fairley Terrace's ten houses suffer more than one loss. It turns Maggie Donovan's world upside down and, turning to Josh Withers for comfort, she finds a sudden and undeniable passion instead. But Maggie must conceal a very dark secret...