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(New York) Sleigh Bells Ring.....Is Issy Listening?

Advantages: Plot, characters, laid back read
Disadvantages: None

I hadnt read any of Jenny Colgan's offerings until Meet me at the Cupcake Café was published in 2011. I was first attracted to this book because I am a keen baker myself and therefore I thought that the story would be one that would appeal to me. I bought ...

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Review of Christmas at the Cupcake Cafe - Jenny Colgan

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It doesn't get more festive than this

Advantages: Great characters, lovely descriptive winter scenes, amusing in parts
Disadvantages: I want another instalment!

This book is the sequel to Jenny Colgan's "Meet Me at the Cupcake Café" which I read and enjoyed a few months ago. Although it is a follow-on from the original book, it has been written in a style which allows it to be a stand-alone novel, however I think ...

Gingerkitty 12.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Christmas at the Cupcake Cafe - Jenny Colgan

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Christmas at the Cupcake Cafe

Advantages: A brilliant read.
Disadvantages: Cannot think of any

I have read a few Jenny Colgan books now and this - like the others - does not fail to please. She writes really enjoyable, laid back reads with characters in it that you would like to know in real life. This book is the follow up to 'Meet me at the C ...

jules.34 08.08.2014 · Read full review
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A Wealth of fun in this read!

Advantages: Escapist, fun, great beach read
Disadvantages: None for me

This is Desperate Housewives meets First Wives Club set in the glamorous borough of Chelsea. On the King’s Road, revenge is sweeter than champagne… They are the ultimate ladies who lunch: Imogen, the beautiful ex-model, Calgary, the glamorous, former fash ...

mummy2harry 30.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Chelsea Wives - Anna-Lou Weatherley

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A great read at a great price

Advantages: Characters, twists, storyline
Disadvantages: Took a while to work out who was who

This is Desperate Housewives meets First Wives Club set in the glamorous borough of Chelsea. On the King’s Road, revenge is sweeter than champagne… They are the ultimate ladies who lunch: Imogen, the beautiful ex-model, Calgary, the glamorous, former fa ...

reasinfield 15.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Chelsea Wives - Anna-Lou Weatherley

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