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The Little Bakery on Rosemary Lane

  • Author Ellen Berry
  • Narrator Katie Scarfe
  • Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
  • Run Time 10 hours and 27 minutes
  • Format x-book®
  • Genre Baking, Contemporary romance.

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What to expect

[To come]

Growing up in a Yorkshire village, Roxanne Cartwright couldn’t wait to escape and make her place in the world. Now, thirty years later, she’s a fashion editor living a glamorous life of perennial singlehood in London – or so it seems to her sister Della. But when Roxanne finds her career under threat, she feels herself pulled back to the quiet village she’d been so desperate to leave.

As Roxanne reacquaints herself with life on Rosemary Lane, she slowly makes a surprising discovery: the people who live in Burley Bridge are, well, just people – different from the fashion set she’s used to, but kind and even interesting. Michael, a single dad trying to make a go of a small bakery, particularly so. Little by little, cupcake by cupcake, Roxanne and Michael fall into an unexpected friendship.

Could there be a life for Roxanne after all, in the place she’s spent years trying to escape?

Critics Review

  • ‘Warm, funny and poignant.’ The Daily Mail

    ‘A novel as comforting as a slice of homemade apple pie.’ Red

    ’Brilliant…manages to capture family life perfectly.’ Chick Lit Reviews

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