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Late Summer in the Vineyard

By Jo Thomas

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Hot on the heals of Kindle bestseller THE OYSTER CATCHER and widely-acclaimed follow-up THE OLIVE BRANCH, Jo Thomas's vineyard-set novel is full of heart and perfect for fans of Carole Matthews and Lucy Diamond.

'Love this book ... makes me want to live on a vineyard in the South of France!' Lisa Zupan, Producer of P.S. I Love You

Escape to France with LATE SUMMER IN THE VINEYARD - Jo Thomas's irresistible follow-up to THE OYSTER CATCHER and THE OLIVE BRANCH. 'A fabulous French feast of fun' Milly Johnson

Emmy Bridges has always looked out for others. Now it's time to put down roots of her own.

Working for a wine-maker in France is the opportunity of a lifetime for Emmy. Even if she doesn't know a thing about wine - beyond what's on offer at the local supermarket.

There's plenty to get to grips with in the rustic town of Petit Frère. Emmy's new work friends need more than a little winning over. Then there's her infuriatingly brash tutor, Isaac, and the enigmatic Madame Beaumont, tucked away in her vineyard of secrets.

But Emmy will soon realise that in life - just as in wine-making - the best things happen when you let go and trust your instincts. Particularly when there's romance in the air...


Readers love Jo Thomas's feel-good fiction:

'Sheer romcom brilliance!' Heat

'A heart-warming tale... Perfect escapism' Marie Claire

'This book is scrumptious! I couldn't stop reading' Katie Fforde

'A full-bodied tale with hints of humour and romance which can be enjoyed at any time of year' Sun

'What a gorgeous book! Reading it felt like the best kind of holiday' Lucy Diamond

'A warm-hearted, sparkling gem... I loved it!' Miranda Dickinson

'Sunny and funny...as warm as a south-facing vineyard. It made me want to rush to France tout suite!' Veronica Henry

'Captures the essence of France from the vineyards and chateaux to the glorious sunshine and of course, the wine' Cathy Bramley

** Jo Thomas's magical new novel THE HONEY FARM ON THE HILL is out now!**

Biographical Notes

Jo Thomas worked for many years as a reporter and producer, first for BBC Radio 5, before moving on to Radio 2's The Steve Wright Show. In 2013 Jo won the RNA Katie Fforde Bursary. Her debut novel, The Oyster Catcher, was a runaway bestseller in ebook and was awarded the 2014 RNA Joan Hessayon Award and the 2014 Festival of Romance Best Ebook Award. Jo lives in the Vale of Glamorgan with her husband and three children.

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  • ISBN: 9781472223722
  • Publication date: 11 Aug 2016
  • Page count: 480
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Sheer romcom brilliance! — Heat
A heart-warming tale . . . Perfect escapism — Marie Claire
This book is scrumptious! I couldn't stop reading — Katie Fforde
A full-bodied tale with hints of humour and romance which can be enjoyed at any time of year — Sun
What a gorgeous book! Reading it felt like the best kind of holiday — Lucy Diamond
A warm-hearted, sparkling gem . . . I loved it! — Miranda Dickinson
Sunny and funny . . . as warm as a south-facing vineyard. It made me want to rush to France tout suite! — Veronica Henry
Captures the essence of France from the vineyards and chateaux to the glorious sunshine and of course, the wine — Cathy Bramley
Love this book . . . makes me want to live on a vineyard in the South of France! — Lisa Zupan, Producer of P.S. I Love You
Warm, funny, romantic with a terrific sense of place. I loved it! — Katie Fforde
A perfect pearl of a story. I loved it — Milly Johnson
Romantic and funny, this is a great addition to any bookshelf — Sun
Sun, good food and romance, what more could you want? — Heat
Set in a beautiful landscape with lovable characters . . . A real page-turnerCandis magazine
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