The Chestnut Tree (A Short Story)
By Jo Thomas
Available exclusively in ebook, an irresistible short story from the author of the runaway ebook bestseller THE OYSTER CATCHER, THE OLIVE BRANCH and HONEY FARM ON THE HILL.
Treat yourself to this wonderfully funny and romantic short story by Jo Thomas, kindle bestselling author of The Oyster Catcher, The Olive Branch and Honey Farm on the Hill, available exclusively in ebook.
When Ellie Russet leaves home and her restaurant in the wake of disaster to housesit in the Kent countryside, the last thing she wants to do is cook for a living - ever again.
Ellie's new neighbour, Daniel Fender, is struggling to make ends meet as a furniture maker. Could the answer to his problems lie in the chestnut orchard at the bottom of the garden?
Only Ellie can help Daniel unlock the delicious secret that will bring them the fresh starts they need. And as autumn approaches, romance will blossom amid the glowing embers of the chestnut fire...
Contains an extract from Jo's second novel, THE OLIVE BRANCH
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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09 Oct 2014
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Praise for Jo Thomas's novels:
Sheer rom-com brilliance! — Heat
A sunny, romantic, escapist read — Woman & Home
Romantic and funny, this is a great addition to any bookshelf — Sun
Irresistibly romantic and utterly gorgeous — Miranda Dickinson
Well worth a read — Carole Matthews
Perfect escapism — Marie Claire
An utterly charming read full of rustic romance and adventure — Woman magazine
A heart-warming tale — Ali McNamara
A charming and delightful slice of escapist romantic fiction — Heat
A world you long to live in with characters you love — Katie Fforde