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    • ISBN:9780751563115
    • Publication date:23 Aug 2018

My Sisters And Me

THE Hilarious, Feel-Good Book To Curl Up With This Autumn

By Lisa Dickenson

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The hilarious, feel-good, kick-ass novel about second chances for sisters everywhere. Perfect for fans of Sophie Kinsella, Lindsey Kelk, Mhairi McFarlane and Anna Bell.

Meet the Lake sisters...

'Fresh, funny and hugely entertaining'
CATHY BRAMLEY

'The perfect book!'
HEIDI SWAIN

'Cracking, cosy, emotional and witty'
KIRSTY GREENWOOD

'You are all going to completely fall in love with this story'
HOLLY MARTIN

'A feel-good hoot of a read'
HEAT

The BRAND NEW feel-good, kick-ass novel about sisterhood and second chances. Perfect for fans of Sophie Kinsella, Lindsey Kelk, Mhairi McFarlane and Anna Bell.

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They're fixing up their childhood home. It's going to get messy.

When Willow Lake asks her daughters for help renovating the family home, each has a reason to hesitate about returning to Maplewood . . .

For quiet and bookish Emmy going back to the town that ridiculed her fills her with dread.

The youngest Noelle is perfectly comfortable in herself now, but once wanted to fit in so badly that she walked away from her first love. A first love who still lives in Maplewood.

And outspoken Rae is painfully aware of how much the townspeople hurt her little sisters growing up. She didn't protect them then, but there's no way she'll let history repeat itself.

The sisters agree to go home and make the best of it. After all if they've changed over the years, it's possible the townspeople have too . . . isn't it?

The BRAND NEW feel-good, kick-ass novel about sisterhood and second chances. Perfect for fans of Sophie Kinsella, Lindsey Kelk, Mhairi McFarlane and Anna Bell.

Praise for Lisa Dickenson

'PERFECT' - Miranda Dickenson
'FLAWLESS' - Holly Martin
'Sprinkled with humour' - Cathy Bramley
'HILARIOUS' - Fabulous
'Will have you laughing out loud... A must read' - Daily Express
'DELICIOUS' - Jo Thomas
'A classic' - Sun
'SPARKLING' - Sunday Express
'Feisty, fun, and fierce!' - Ali McNamara
'HEART-WARMING' - Red
'Perfect poolside reading' - The Lady
'LOVELY' - Marie Claire
'UPLIFTING' - Bella

Biographical Notes

Lisa Dickenson is the pseudonym for Beyoncé. OK, FINE, THAT'S NOT TRUE.

Lisa lives by the Devon seaside, stuffing cream teas in the gobs of anyone who comes to visit, and writing stuff down that she hopes is funny. Her first novel was the copyright-infringing Sweet Valley Twins: The Twins Holiday Horror, which she wrote in primary school and gave up on after five pages. Twenty-ish years later Lisa went on to be a *real author* and wrote the Novelicious Debut of the Year, The Twelve Dates of Christmas, and never looked back.

Follow Lisa online for all her book news and Beyoncé-obsessing:
www.lisadickenson.com
Twitter @LisaWritesStuff
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  • ISBN: 9780751563122
  • Publication date: 23 Aug 2018
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Fresh, funny and hugely entertaining — Cathy Bramley
If refreshingly funny and vibrant reads where the voice of the author shines through are your cup of tea then this is the perfect book for you! — Heidi Swain
With romance and humour, plus plot twists aplenty, this is a feel-good hoot of a read — Heat
A cracking, cosy, emotional and witty read with refreshing characters, laugh out loud moments and a whole heap of woman power. — Kirsty Greenwood
You are all going to completely fall in love with this story; It's funny, utterly heart-warming and unique — Holly Martin
[A] funny, lovely read — Cate Woods
Sassy as Beyoncé and warm as toast. . . I loved it! — Miranda Dickinson, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
A fun, flirty read full of sparkle and romance — Jo Thomas, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
Will have you laughing out loud as you turn the pages — Daily Express, Mistletoe on 34th Street
Feisty, fun and fierce! — Ali McNamara, You Had Me At Merlot
An absolute delight . . . Flawless, gorgeous, hilarious perfection and one I want to read again and again — Holly Martin, Catch Me If You Cannes
Crying out to be read in one big, hilarious gulp! — Fabulous, You Had Me At Merlot
Hilarious and uplifting — Bella, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
A classic romcom that is laden with Italian "dolce vita", this cries out for the Richard Curtis film treatment — Sun, You Had Me At Merlot
Of all the Christmas romances published this year, The Twelve Dates of Christmas is one of the funniest and heart-warming — Red, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
A must read — Daily Express, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
Packed with hilarious situations, sparkling dialogue and characters you really root for — Sunday Express, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
A lovely, light romantic yarn — Marie Claire, You Had Me At Merlot
The epitome of feel-good summer chick lit . . . Perfect poolside reading — The Lady, You Had Me At Merlot
High jinks and festive romance abound — Metro, The Twelve Dates of Christmas
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