The break-up of a marriage could mean the end of everything Rosie Brodie and her family hold dear unless they re prepared to pull together to build a whole new future with a lot of unexpected surprises along the way.
After nearly 25 years of marriage, Rosie s life seems to be falling apart. Her husband, Leon, tells her he s leaving her, her three children are very unhappy and unsettled, and even her beloved home, Honeysuckle House, is at risk. Without Leon and the painful disruption to everyone s lives, the family is also finding it hard to cope with the running of the family restaurant, Cookery Nook. However, although Rosie could never have imagined it, Leon s leaving isn t the end, but a new beginning for everyone
Christina Jones has written all her life (as well as having millions of Proper Jobs including factory worker, secretary, nightclub dancer, blood donor attendant, barmaid, waitress, civil servant and fruit picker) and is the best-selling and award-winning author of 27 books.
Christina first had a short story published when she was just 14 years old. She has written for teenage and women s magazines fiction and non-fiction for a number of years, had her own humour column in The Oxford Times, and has contributed to national newspapers.
She is currently writing novel number 28 - Summer at Sandcastle Cottage.