This July, the L,BBG Rights team has chosen ‘Just the Two of Us’ by Jo Wilde as our Rights Fiction Book of the Month!
What if the person you least want to be locked down with . . . is the one you married?
Julie and Michael Marshall have been married for thirty-four years. They've stayed together through thick and thin, through better and worse - and, for the last few years, it has mostly been worse.
As their thirty-fifth wedding anniversary approaches, Julie realises something: she doesn't want to pretend anymore. Divorce papers at the ready, she's just about to have The Talk with Michael when everything changes.
Lockdown begins and Julie and Michael face the greatest terror they can imagine: uninterrupted time with one another.
But, when stripped of all distraction and forced to meet eyes across the dinner table, could it be that Julie and Michael might find a way back to where they first began?
'It hooked me from the start' Sue Moorcroft
'An uplifting love story that could not be more timely' Eva Woods
'So relatable, so emotional, so good' Tracy Bloom
'I absolutely loved it' Ella Dove
'A fabulous, heartwarming story' Julie Houston
A hilarious and uplifting romance about rediscovering love when you least expect it . . .
What readers are saying about Just the Two of Us:
'Utterly brilliant . . . It made me laugh out loud and also moved me to tears, will definitely recommend this book to everyone I know'
'A super novel . . . Amusing in places, sad in others, this really is the novel to read now'
'I was completely immersed in the story from the start!'
'Made me smile, laugh and root for the characters . . . the perfect read for the current times'
'A wonderful love story! Funny, moving and feel-good . . . had me laughing out loud'
'Very enjoyable . . . A lovely romance plot'
'Highly relatable, heartwarming and emotionally charged . . . perfectly timed for the situation the world currently finds ourselves in'
'Really good read. Would recommend to friends and family'
'Funny and it was nice to relate to people in the same boat as you'