Falling in love isn t all hearts and flowers. Falling in love with the wrong person, the person you really should never trust, can lead to heartbreak. But no-one ever promised Jemima that falling in love was going to be easy
Jemima Carlisle s father lost their home, their money, and even her mother through his gambling addiction, so it s hardly surprising that his daughter hates everything to do with horseracing with a passion.
Opening a bookshop in Milton St John, a village right in the middle of all the biggest race training yards in the country, isn t the brightest thing she s ever done. The bookshop suddenly becoming the focus for village intrigue doesn t exactly help matters, but when Jemima falls for jump jockey and lady-killer Charlie Somerset, she quickly learns that jumping to conclusions is bound to end in disaster
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.