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It Started with a Secret

It Started with a Secret

Jill’s Mansell’s heart-warming new book is the feel-good novel of 2020. A beautiful Cornish setting, a chaotic family, a woman who’s had enough of romance – or has she? Not to be missed by readers of Katie Fforde and Millie Johnson.

The trouble with secrets is that you can’t guess what the consequences will be . . .

Lainey has just lost everything. Luckily one little fib (OK, quite a big fib) helps nail her dream job. Soon she’s living in a stunning house by the sea, fending off obsessed fans for a retired – if far-from-retiring – actor and organising his charming but chaotic family. Yes, everyone thinks she’s part of a couple and it’s tricky keeping this secret. But at least she’s not looking for love: with her disastrous relationship history, men are definitely off the agenda.

Except Seth, the actor’s grandson, really is very attractive. There’s growing chemistry and a definite connection between them. What would happen if he knew the truth?

But Lainey’s not the only one with a secret – it seems everyone has them! And they’re all about to start unravelling…
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Modern & Contemporary Fiction (post C 1945)

On Sale: 23rd January 2020

Price: £14.99

ISBN-13: 9781472248480

Reviews

Reading Jill is always such a joy
Veronica Henry
Another winner with this compelling, thoughtful, emotionally intelligent book about love, friendship and not giving up
Daily Mail
One of my favourite writers
Katie Fforde
Praise for Jill Mansell: 'The Queen of witty, heart-warming, feel-good love stories
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