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You can find everything you want to know about women’s contemporary fiction here, including book reviews from the past 15 years plus all your favourite sections including Author Interviews, Chick Flicks, Grip Lit and 2022 Release Dates.

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Reviews

Pearl’s estranged father left her a special bequest which may allow her to make peace with her past and forge a new future.

Effie decides she won’t attend her family’s party but will instead sneak into the house to retrieve her beloved Russian dolls.

When podcaster and aspiring screenwriter Evie goes to interview a celebrity psychic, she finds herself cast back 10 years in time.

Having recently moved back in with her mum, Nina decides by her next birthday to find thirty things she loves about herself.

Fran gets a short-term job as PA to tempestuous singer Juliette and is whisked away to a superyacht off the Italian coast.

Nina and Sebastian bonded over their love of a fantasy TV series but they are about to see one another for the first time in years.

In this sequel, thirty-something Ivy Edwards is determined to turn her life around and enrols in teacher training.

Ruth and Hal hire a surrogate but after the baby girl is born, the birth mother Cally changes her mind and disappears.

Alice now has to share her desk with colleague Jamie – the guy who never remembered that they once shared a passionate kiss.

Isobel returns to her childhood home for the first time in years, with the teenage son her mother doesn’t even know exists.

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Out This Month

Should I Tell You?

Author: Jill Mansell

Amber, Lachlan and Raffaele met as teenagers in the seaside home of kind-hearted foster parents. Now, as adults, their bond is stronger than ever.

But Amber has a secret. She’s in love with Lachlan.

Out This Month

The Central Line

Author: Saskia Sarginson

Cora and Jacob live in London; he at one end of the Central Line, she at the other. When a chance encounter brings them together, it seems they’re destined to fall in love.

But are they meant to be together, or were they never meant to meet?

Out This Month

The Paid Bridesmaid

Author: Sariah Wilson

Rachel is a bridesmaid for hire. Her next gig is a destination wedding – livestreamed and sponsored – for an Instagram influencer.

High-tech entrepreneur Camden is convinced she’s a corporate spy out to tank his company.

Out This Month

Before We Grow Old

Author: Clare Swatman

Twenty-five years later, Will is back but Fran is reluctant to give him the time of day.

The price Will must pay is to tell the truth – the truth about why he left, the truth about why he’s back…

2022 Release Dates

What you’ll be reading this year