Sheila O Flanagan

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Sheila O'Flanagan

Sheila O'Flanagan's books, including Someone Special, Bad Behaviour and Yours, Faithfully, have been huge bestsellers in the UK and Ireland; they are all available from Headline Review. Sheila has always loved telling stories, and after working in banking and finance for a number of years, she decided it was time to fulfil a dream and give writing her own book a go. So she sat down, stuck 'Chapter One' at the top of a page, and got started. Sheila is now the author of more than fifteen bestselling titles. She lives in Dublin with her partner.
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Things We Never Say

By Sheila O'Flanagan

The irresistible new novel from No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

Abbey Andersen is the last person to go looking for change. Yes, it's tough that she barely sees her mother these days - but in San Francisco she has great friends, a steady relationship and a job she enjoys. When Abbey is contacted by Irish lawyer Ryan Gilligan she learns in an instant everything she believed about her roots is a lie. She must travel to Dublin to find out more - but she's scarcely off the plane when she's plunged into a new crisis. One that will change everything not just for Abbey but for the family in Ireland who had no idea that she even existed. Now Abbey has to make a choice that will affect everyone she knows. How can she be sure she makes the right one? And can life ever be quite the same again?

A really enjoyable 'will they, won't they?' story that will keep you guessing right up until the end ****Things We Never Say is up there with the best... [It] cleverly throws twists and turns into the mix as the story unfolds and gives you a lot to think about...it's not fluffy and pink, it's thought-provoking, well-written and thoroughly enjoyableThe perfect summer distraction... A great book for any chick-lit fan[The] dizzying series of twists and turns will keep you reading until the very end... In the hands of this gifted storyteller, the strands of a complex genealogy are woven seamlessly to make a compelling wholeSheila O'Flanagan, bestselling author of ALL FOR YOU and BETTER TOGETHER, tells a fabulous story of a family's world turned upside-down when old secrets come to light

Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

www.sheilaoflanagan.com
Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
Facebook.com/sheilabooks

Sheila O'Flanagan was a No. 1 Sunday Times paperback bestseller in the UK and a No. 1 Irish Times bestseller in Ireland with SOMEONE SPECIALThe author of numerous Sunday Times bestsellers, most recently BETTER TOGETHER, ALL FOR YOU, STAND BY ME and THE PERFECT MAN, Sheila O'Flanagan once again delivers an engrossing and insightful read for women of all agesSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's titles with Headline have soared beyond the 4 million markSheila O'Flanagan has a strong online presence via her website - www.sheilaoflanagan.com - and her regular updates on TwitterPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
Sheila O'Flanagan's recent novel

ALL FOR YOU

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Better Together

By Sheila O'Flanagan

The fabulously addictive new novel from No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

When high-flying journalist Sheridan Gray loses her job, her boyfriend and her flat, she knows she must pick herself up and make a new start. But how will she adjust to small-town living and local reporting? Meanwhile, home-loving Nina Fallon's life is shattered when the exploits of her actor husband become national news. Now she's avoiding friends as she runs Ardbawn's guesthouse on her own. When Sheridan moves into Ardbawn, she realises Nina holds the key to a story that will make her name as a reporter again. But as she gets closer to the truth, Sheridan risks jeopardising her relationship with the man she has come to love. Is she better off going it alone? Or is love the greatest prize of all?

'O'Flanagan's latest offering deserves its place on the bestseller list - it entertains, surprises and provokes''A good summer read''O'Flanagan uses her considerable skills as a writer to keep the reader absorbed throughout - expect another huge success'

From the bestselling author of STAND BY ME and ALL FOR YOU comes a sensational new novel about searching for that big-break story, and finding your own...

Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

www.sheilaoflanagan.com
Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
Facebook.com/sheilabooks

Sheila O'Flanagan was a No. 1 Sunday Times paperback bestseller in the UK and a No. 1 Irish Times bestseller in Ireland with SOMEONE SPECIALThe author of numerous Sunday Times bestsellers, most recently ALL FOR YOU, STAND BY ME, THE PERFECT MAN and SOMEONE SPECIAL, Sheila O'Flanagan once again delivers an engrossing and insightful read for women of all agesSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's titles with Headline have soared beyond the 4 million markSheila O'Flanagan has a strong online presence via her website - www.sheilaoflanagan.com - and her regular updates on TwitterPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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A Season To Remember: A Christmas Treat

By Sheila O'Flanagan

An enchanting collection of warm, poignant and Christmas-themed stories from Sunday Times bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

In this wonderful collection of interlinked short stories Sheila O'Flanagan brings her own trademark sparkle to Christmas - a time when friends, families and lovers traditionally come together and when every person is hoping their wishes will come true...

'A cosy, comforting read that will make you feel all warm and fuzzy on those cold winter nights''A must-read for romance fanatics'

Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

www.sheilaoflanagan.com
Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
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Sheila O'Flanagan brings her trademark sparke to Christmas, with this magical collection of stories introduing us to a host of new characters, the dilemmas they face and pleasures they seek over the holiday seasonSOMEONE SPECIAL was a No. 1 bestseller in the UK and Ireland, and Sheila has a fantastic sales track record for both her novels and her short story collectionsEver-popular Sheila O'Flanagan had great success with her previous collections of interlinked short stories, DESTINATIONS and CONNECTIONSSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's titles with Headline have soared beyond the 4 million markSheila O'Flanagan has a strong online presence via her website - www.sheilaoflanagan.com - and her regular updates on TwitterPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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Her books are highly enjoyable, funny reads, and they cover many of the emotional issues of life - broken romances, infertility, infidelity, family feuds, bereavement and broken friendships.

Irish Sunday Independent

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    Stand By Me

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    In No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan's STAND BY ME, abandoned wife Dominique Delahaye could crumble - or she could start to enjoy a whole new life... Not to be missed by readers of Marian Keyes and Freya North.

    Dominique Brady's life changed the day she met Brendan Delahaye. He was a man with big dreams and she was the girl he wanted to take with him. Madly in love, she married him without hesitation. Now she's half of one of the most powerful and glamorous of couples.

    Then suddenly Brendan disappears without a trace.

    As her world crashes around her, Dominique must find a way to hold it all together. Will Brendan ever return? And if he does, will Dominique stand by her man?

    'A spectacular read''An evocative and entertaining story'Dominique and Brendan - a glamorous couple everyone envies. Until Brendan disappears without trace and Dominique finds out the truth about their luxurious lifestyle... A gripping and utterly satisfying novel from the No. 1 bestselling author of IF YOU WERE ME and ISOBEL'S WEDDING.

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    The author of numerous Sunday Times bestsellers, most recently THE PERFECT MAN and SOMEONE SPECIAL, Sheila O'Flanagan once again delivers an engrossing and insightful read for women of all agesSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's titles with Headline have soared beyond the 4 million markSheila O'Flanagan has a strong online presence via her website - www.sheilaoflanagan.com - and her regular updates on TwitterPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Connections

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    In this enchanting collection of warm, poignant and romantic interlinked short stories Sheila O'Flanagan transports her readers to the Caribbean island resort of White Sands, where visitors arrive hoping their dreams will come true - which they sometimes do.

    In touching, poignant and delicious tales of life by the ocean, Sheila introduces some of the most likeable and interesting characters she's created. There's Tara, who's arrived with the man she wants to marry only to find that a rejected lover is planning to get in the way; Grainne, who's been sent with her husband by their children to celebrate their anniversary, and who thinks the time has come to move on. Rudy's on an idyllic break with his young son which is set for an unexpected ending; and Isobel - of ISOBEL'S WEDDING - discovers her ex-lover Nico might be staying just next door. Romance is very much alive in the hot Caribbean nights...

    'A great read and the perfect escape from those dreary winter evenings''A great read and the perfect escape from those dreary winter evenings''The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one'Sun, sea and sparkling storytelling... welcome to paradise

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
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    Set on a Caribbean island, this magical collection tells the stories of the various people staying at a dream hotel and the connections that form between some of them as their holidays go on - irresistible and pure pleasureEver-popular Sheila O'Flanagan had great success with her previous collection of interlinked short stories, DESTINATIONSSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's titles with Headline have soared beyond the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Easy, witty and feel-good' U magazine; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent

    An enchanting collection of warm and poignant interlinked stories from the Sunday Times bestselling author

    At the Caribbean resort of White Sands, Jennifer plans to marry the man of her dreams, only to find that an unexpected guest might ruin her day. Grainne is on holiday with her husband but is she really going to continue with the marriage? Divorced dad Rudy is going to pay a high price for the holiday he's enjoying with his son. And Isobel - of ISOBEL'S WEDDING - arrives with no idea that her old lover is staying next door. Romance is very much alive in the hot Caribbean nights...

    'A must-read' Woman's Own

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    Destinations

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    A collection of enthralling and moving tales from bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

    Two eavesdropping train passengers learn more than they bargained for about their own love lives; an office-party fling has unforeseen consequences for a young woman and for a marriage; a suburban housewife is forced to face her past when her estranged mother, famous and exotic, makes contact after many years; an office worker who imagines herself an undercover agent finds her commute to work livened up by the daily sightings of a handsome stranger...whose life she decides to investigate; an adopted woman journeys to meet the woman who gave her up all those years ago, and finds that all is not what she imagined... A myriad lives brilliantly captured through the keen lens of one of Ireland's best-loved and best-selling storytellers.

    'An eventful, compelling and ultimately satisfying journey'Compelling and moving tales from one of Ireland's best-loved storytellers. 'An eventful, compelling and ultimately satisfying journey' Irish Independent

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's titles with Headline have soared beyond the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    How Will I Know?

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    A stunning, heart-wrenching novel from the much-loved author of numerous bestellers.

    It was love at first sight for Claire and Bill Hudson. They met at Claire's fifth birthday party and they were destined to be together for the rest of their lives. When baby Georgia came along, it was the icing on the cake. So when a tragic accident snatched Bill away, Claire felt like she'd lost everything - except Georgia. In the three years since, Claire has devoted her life to Georgia; she knows no man could ever replace Bill, and the child needs her all her attention. Now Georgia's a teenager, though, and there's one thing Claire can't advise her on: dating. And so, purely to help her lovely young daughter in her journey through the teenage years, Claire sets out on some serial dating. And destiny is watching, again...

    'Her lightness of touch and gentle characterisations have produced another fine read''One of the blinding talents on the female fiction scene'If he's the one... how will I know?

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Love, loss, motherhood, friendship and a riveting plot leading to an utterly satisfying ending - all the ingredients of a bestselling woman's read are here in Sheila O'Flanagan's powerful new bestsellerSales of Sheila O'Flanagan's novels with Headline exceed one millionPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Anyone but Him

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    A sensational read from bestselling author Sheila O'Flanangan about love, heartache and the unbreakable bond between sisters.

    Andie and her sister Jin have never seen eye to eye. Andie doesn't envy Jin her marriage to a wealthy businessman, while Jin can't believe Andie's happy with her man-free existence (if only she knew!). But when their widowed mother Cora comes back from a Caribbean cruise with more than just a suntan, Andie and Jin are united in horror. Who is this gorgeous young man who's swept their mother off her feet? What the women really need is a friend to set the world to rights with - but can they be friends with each other?

    'A must-read'Sheila O'Flanagan is one of the blinding talents on the female fiction sceneAndie and her sister Jin have never seen eye to eye. They both need the support of a friend but can they ever be friends with each other?

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sales of Sheila O'Flanagan's novels with Headline exceed one millionPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish IndependentA reissue and a move to B-format for this superselling Irish author
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    Isobel's Wedding

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    A fabulously addictive novel from No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan about facing every bride-to-be's worst nightmare, and surviving.

    Four hundred and twenty pearls hand-sewn onto the wedding dress. The Mediterranean honeymoon booked for months. A pile of presents bigger than Everest. And her lovely Tim, the most perfect bridegroom a girl could wish for. Except, two weeks before the wedding, he changes his mind... Isobel's wedding is off. Her world in tatters, Isobel turns to Spain, a new job, a new life and as many men as she can decently manage. Including the very appealing Nico with whom, she feels, there could be a long-term future. But part of Isobel knows that she will have to go back home some day. And that, despite all that's happened since she left, she still has unfinished business...

    'Another fantastic book''The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one'Everything is set for the perfect wedding - until the bridegroom calls it off with just two weeks to go...

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markSheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Caroline's Sister

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    From bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan comes an unforgettable tale of family ties pushed to their very limit.

    To her younger sister, Tessa, Caroline O'Shaughnessy has everything - great looks, easy charm, and the distinctly desirable Damien Woods. But for Caroline, things don't feel quite so rosy. She'd dreamed about moving in with Damien, but not about having his child, just yet. And though he did the honourable thing when she told him she was pregnant, it obviously wasn't what he wanted either. And as both of them struggle to make the best of a bad job, neither are prepared for the impact a moment of drunken indiscretion will have not just on their lives but on Tessa's too...

    'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one''A perfect summer read'It's not always easy being Caroline's sister...

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistSales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Dreaming of a Stranger

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    An unputdownable novel about taking destiny into your own hands from No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

    Jane O'Sullivan is a dreamer. She dreams of white sands, blue skies and one true love, the man who will turn all her dreams into reality. Then Jane gets married. And she finds that real life isn't like any of her other dreams. That sometimes real life can be a nightmare. So Jane has to take control of her own destiny. And she does. Because sometimes life can be more satisfying than any dream. And dreams don't come true. Do they?

    'Well written, down to earth and honest''A great escapist read'Dreams don't come true. Do they?

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistSales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    My Favourite Goodbye

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    A heartwarming novel about finding love in unexpected places from No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

    Ash O'Halloran is happy with her futon, her flat, her cat and her job as a party caterer. She doesn't do impulsive. She is absolutely, perfectly in control of her single woman's life. And if she can't have relationships without complications - then she's content to carry on as she is. Ms Self-Contained. But when she's employed to cook the supper over which Dan Morland plans to propose to his girlfriend, suddenly she becomes party to someone else's relationship - in all its tangled, heart-breaking complexity. And, as she watches Dan struggling to sort out the mess his emotions have got him into, Ash starts to realise she's not Ms Invulnerable after all...

    Touching and funnyWell written and very readable...a refreshing change from the usual stable of women's contemporary fictionAsh O'Halloran is happily single. But when she meets Dan Morland she begins to wonder whether being self-contained and secure might also mean missing out...

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markSheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    He's Got to Go

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    An irresistible tale of love and infidelity from No. 1 bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan.

    What do you do when the man in your life lets you down? Show him the door? Chuck his clothes out of the window? Cut the crotch from his trousers? If only it was that easy - especially when you've got an eight-year-old daughter to think about and a part-time job that barely pays the milk bill. Nessa Riley, who believes that with her husband, her little girl, and the home she loves, she has it all, is suddenly faced with the hardest decision of her life. Can she ignore what Adam seems to be up to and hang on to the happiness they've enjoyed for the past ten years? Can they wipe the slate clean and start again? Or, as her sisters appear to think, has he really got to go?

    A must-readPacked with action, romance and loads of characters to identify withWhat do you do when the man in your life lets you down? Can Nessa Riley ignore what her husband seems to be up to or has he really got to go?

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistSales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Far From Over

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    From bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan comes a novel of love, regret... and happiness?

    Gemma Garvey's marriage has been over for ages. Gemma ended it and chose to be a single mother rather than continue the pretence that her marriage to work-obsessed David Hennessy was working. So why is she so upset when he marries bimbo Orla O'Neill? Is it that Orla's thin and gorgeous whilst Gemma, at thirty-five, feels more like fifty-five? Or that David's starting a new life whilst she's facing middle age alone? For Orla, being wife no. 2 isn't all she's imagined, always aware of how Gemma coped with a house, family and job while she can't even cook dinner without setting the kitchen alight. To David, who has loved them both, there isn't a problem. But actually the trouble's just begun...

    An insight into modern-style marriage... a rollercoaster ride through lives of affluence and destructionWell written, down to earth and honestThe appeal of Sheila's books is obvious; they have a romantic, feel-good factor, they're funny and she doesn't shy away from dealing with troublesome emotional issuesGemma ended her marriage long ago, so why is she so upset when David marries again? But the trouble has just begun...

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
    Twitter @sheilaoflanagan
    Facebook.com/sheilabooks

    Sheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistSales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Suddenly Single

    By Sheila O'Flanagan

    In her page-turning bestseller SUDDENLY SINGLE Sheila O'Flanagan makes readers wonder just what they would do if Alix's situation happened to them... Not to be missed by readers of Marian Keyes and Veronica Henry.

    What do you do when you find yourself suddenly single? Go suddenly suicidal? Suddenly sex-crazed? Or simply slump into self-pity? Alix Callaghan, who thought she was in control of her busy life, feels like doing all three when her long-term boyfriend insists on settling down to a sensible existence - complete with children, proper meals and early nights - but without her. Little by little, though, Alix begins to think there might be more to the single life than the first shock of rejection suggests...

    'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one''Hugely enjoyable'What do you do when you find yourself suddenly single? Find out with the bestselling author of HOW WILL I KNOW? and IF YOU WERE ME

    Sheila O'Flanagan is the author of many bestselling novels including My Mother's Secret, If You Were Me, Someone Special and Bad Behaviour. She worked in finance for several years, but always dreamed of writing fiction, and she is now a full-time writer, with over twenty bestselling novels published. She lives in Dublin with her husband.

    www.sheilaoflanagan.com
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    Sheila O'Flanagan's new cover style, introduced with ANYONE BUT HIM, has been very well received by the trade and public, and is now being extended to the full backlistSales of Sheila's books with Headline have broken the one million markPraise for Sheila O'Flanagan's novels: 'Highly readable' Daily Express; 'Packed with action, romance and loads of characters to identify with' Evening Herald, Dublin; 'Hugely enjoyable' Best; 'A must-read' Woman's Own; 'The Sheila O'Flanagan guarantee is a pretty powerful one' Irish Independent
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    Until recently. Irish novels had to be about bringing in turf or some bleak existence...We are interested in more than that. Work, families, what goes on in the world. I am really interested in finance and business but also in relationships. Not all women are the same.

    Sheila O'Flanagan

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