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Emma adores living in Brighton, but she loves Matt more. When he suggests they buy the perfect farmhouse in the south of France, she reluctantly agrees, even though he continues commuting to London whi...

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Interesting and unusual story, well written

Bizarre / unrealistic / confused at parts

In America, Plan B is the brand name for emergency contraception, and their tag line is "For when things don't go as planned". If ever there was a sentence to summarize this story, that would be it. I like Emily Barr's books, although after a few you can start to predict some of the details...

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“Rural bliss?”

published 08/05/2006

Good escapist read with plenty of authentic travel...

Some predictable plot twists, ending seemed a bit ...

Travel journalist Emily Barr has more or less cornered the market, it seems, in travel-related chick-fic featuring realistically flawed characters in unfortunate situations. "Plan B" is her fifth novel, following the earlier "Backpack", "Baggage", "Cuban Heels" and "Atlantic Shift", which...

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I have read most of Emily Barr's novels and each one is fresh and enjoyable and you think they can't get any better. However, having just read Plan B, they do get better and I was totally absorbed in this story from the moment I picked the book up! Emily Barr is such a good storyteller and she...

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