The Road Trip by Beth O’Leary
Jun10

The Road Trip by Beth O’Leary

I picked up The Road Trip, the third novel by Beth O’Leary, in Sainsbury’s a couple of months ago when I was short on things to read. I loved her first novel, The Flat Share (in fact, I think literally everyone loved it), and I enjoyed her second novel, The Switch. So I had high hopes for The Road Trip. The Road Trip is the story of Addie and her ex, Dylan. They are both going to the wedding of a friend in Scotland and...

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The Switch by Beth O’Leary
May21

The Switch by Beth O’Leary

I bought The Switch by Beth O’Leary simply because I loved her previous novel – The Flat Share. The Flat Share was one of my feelgood reads for self-isolation and lockdown and was universally loved. I don’t think I’ve ever heard a bad word about it. The Switch tells the story of 20-something Leena and her 79-year-old grandmother, Eileen. Leena lives in a flat with friends in London, while Eileen lives in a...

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The Flat Share by Beth O’Leary
Sep13

The Flat Share by Beth O’Leary

I read a review of The Flat Share a while ago and it sounded like a lovely read. Not quite my usual cup of tea, but a lovely read all the same. I realised a couple of years ago that I struggle to keep up with complicated plot lines over the summer holidays, so I started reading easier books over the summer. Which is how I came to be reading The Flat Share. The basic story of The Flat Share is summed up on the front cover: Tiffy and...

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