'The day Martha WInter decided to tear apart her family began like any other day ...'
The Sunday Times Top Five Bestseller A Place for Us by Harriet Evans is a book you'll dive into, featuring a family you'll fall in love with ... and never want to leave. If you devour Rosamunde Pilcher and Maeve Binchy and have discovered Jojo Moyes, you'll be thrilled to add Harriet Evans to your collection of favourite authors.
'A brilliantly written story that will stay with you long after the last page' Fabulous Magazine, Sun on Sunday
The house has soft, purple wisteria twining around the door. You step inside.
The hall is cool after the hot summer's day. The welcome is kind, and always warm.
Yet something makes you suspect life here can't be as perfect as it seems.
After all, the brightest smile can hide the darkest secret.
But wouldn't you pay any price to have a glorious place like this?
Welcome to Winterfold.
Martha Winter's family is finally coming home.
READERS LOVE HARRIET EVANS.
Praise for Harriet Evans and A Place For Us:
'A fabulously gripping story' Prima
'Atmospheric and descriptive, Evans creates a tangible world full of tragedy and hardship, love and redemption, with a satisfying conclusion. Hugely enjoyable' Psychologies
'I was blissfully carried away by this intelligent (she's as good as the great Rosamunde Pilcher), classy and superbly executed family saga' Saga
'A really superior modern saga, with utterly true to life characters' Sunday Mirror
'Harriet Evans has superbly captured the complexities and emotions of her characters' My Reading Corner
'Explosive, emotional and completely addictive' Bookaholic Confessions
'Had me hooked until the last page ... this is an accomplished piece of writing' Shaz's Book Blog
'A cleverly written, engrossing story, full of secrets and lies' Laura's Little Book Blog
'Extremely gripping and mysterious throughout' CosmoChicklitan
'The novel has a wonderful cast of characters' Candy's Bookcase
'Completely mind blowing, insanely gripping' This Chick Reads
'Brilliant. I had tears in my eyes' On My Bookshelf
'I simply can't wait to read more' Emma Louise
'A compelling, engaging, beautifully written and truly fascinating novel' Bookaholic Confessions
'So poignant that you are completely absorbed by the book and the Winter family, captivated by their story' Chloe's Chick Lit Reviews
Once you have fallen in love with the Winter family of A Place For Us as well, enter the world of Keepsake and meet Nina Parr in The Butterfly Summer by Harriet Evans, available now.
Harriet Evans is a master at creating characters you feel like you know inside out, and wish you could meet in real life - we almost couldn't bear to leave them when we finished. An unputdownable thrill of a novel - you'll be racing to the end to find out the Winter family's deep, dark secret. If you are looking for a modern-day Daphne du Maurier thriller with plenty of tear-jerking romance along the way, here's the perfect addition to your bookshelf. *****A brilliantly written story that will stay with you long after the last pageA really superior modern saga, with utterly true to life charactersFabulously gripping storyAtmospheric and descriptive, Evans creates a tangible world full of tragedy and hardship, love and redemption, with a satisfying conclusion. Hugely enjoyableI was blissfully carried away by this intelligent (she's as good as the great Rosamunde Pilcher), classy and superbly executed family sagaI adored this latest and was transfixed right to the end... This brilliantly written portrait of a fascinating family in crisis is an emotionally intelligent, thoughtful and engaging readA new direction for this Sunday Times bestselling
author: here is an emotionally charged novel that will wrap you up in a warm embrace as it nods to the golden age of epic women's fiction but with a vibrancy of its own.Harriet Evans is the author of seven previous novels, Going Home
, A Hopeless Romantic
, The Love of Her Life
, I Remember You
, Love Always
, Happily Ever After
and Not Without You
. She lives in London with her family.Harriet Evans is a Sunday Times
Top Ten bestselling author - with TCM sales of over half-a-million copies
- and we're delighted to welcome her to Headline.A Place for Us
marks a change of pace for Harriet, it has a timeless quality - a big and big-hearted family tale, it makes you wish the Winters were your own family.A Place for Us
with its multi-generational cast of characters has a breadth of appeal to old and young alike and in this new guise, Harriet Evans has the potential to break the mould and become the era-defining author
for a new generation.Headline will leave no stone unturned in its quest to lift Harriet Evans to new sales levels in every format, including a high profile, year-round marketing campaign.Harriet is the ultimate publicity-friendly author and is regularly seen on television as a talking head for women's fiction - Headline will work to guarantee her profile soars still higher.