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    • ISBN:9781409147084
    • Publication date:16 Jan 2014

Love on the Rocks

By Veronica Henry

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It was the opportunity of a lifetime - a rundown hotel in Cornwall, just waiting to be brought back to life...
Secrets, rivalry, sunshine - from the author of THE BEACH HUT and A NIGHT ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS.

It was the opportunity of a lifetime - a rundown hotel in Cornwall, just waiting to be brought back to life... Secrets, rivalry, sunshine - from the author of THE BEACH HUT and A NIGHT ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS.

When the rundown Rocks Hotel comes up for auction in Mariscombe, Lisa and her boyfriend George make a successful bid to escape and live the dream. But their dream quickly becomes a nightmare. Their arch-rival, Bruno Thorne, owner of the Mariscombe Hotel, seems intent on sabotage.

Meanwhile, local chambermaid Molly is harbouring a secret that will blow the whole village apart. Then an unexpected visitor turns up on the doorstep. It seems everyone in Mariscombe is sailing a little too close to the rocks ...

Biographical Notes

Veronica Henry has worked as a scriptwriter for THE ARCHERS, HEARTBEAT and HOLBY CITY amongst many others, before turning to fiction. She won the 2014 RNA NOVEL OF THE YEAR AWARD for A NIGHT ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS. Veronica lives with her family in a village in north Devon.

Find out more at www.veronicahenry.co.uk or follow her on Twitter @veronica_henry

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  • ISBN: 9781409147077
  • Publication date: 16 Jan 2014
  • Page count: 448
  • Imprint: Orion
The perfect summer read, full of glamour and intrigue — NOVELICIOUS
Compulsive reading. — WOMAN & HOME
[Love on the Rocks] fizzles with surprise in a plot which makes it unputdownable and a brilliant holiday read — TELEGRAPH & ARGUS
This page-turner is as thought-provoking as it is tear-jerking - and it will have you dreaming of sunnier places — CLOSER
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