The Happy Home for Broken Hearts - Rowan Coleman Reviews
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Once upon a time, Ellie had her 'happily ever after' moment when ...
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by - written on 28/04/11 (Very useful, 39 readings)
Ellen Woods spends her days immersed in the escapist pages of the romantic novels she lovingly edits. But her reality is somewhat less rose-tinted. Once upon a time, Ellen had her 'happily ever after' moment when she married her beloved Nick, but fifteen years later her husband's tragic death leaves her alone with their soon-to-become-a-teenager son, faced with a mountain of debt, and on the verge of losing the family home. On the brink of bankruptcy, Ellen finally succumbs to her sister's well-meant bullying and decides to rent out some rooms. And all too soon the indomitable Allegra with her love for all things lavender, Sabine on secondment from Berlin and estranged .. Read the complete review
by - written on 04/11/10, updated on 14/11/11 (Very useful, 29 readings)
Nearly a year on from the death of her beloved husband Nick in a car crash, Ellie is still not coping very well. She is overwhelmed by debts and because the accident was a result of Nick's own dangerous driving, the insurance company won't pay up. How can she keep the London house she lives in with her son Charlie? Her bossy sister Hannah comes up with a solution - three very different lodgers. One of the things I enjoy most about Rowan Coleman's novels is her ability to create interesting and appealing characters, and the premise of this novel gives her the opportunity to introduce three new people whose insights can help Ellie move forward with her ... Read the complete review
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