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The Pet Shop at Pennycombe Bay: An uplifting story about community and friendship

The Pet Shop at Pennycombe Bay: An uplifting story about community and friendship
 

She's treading on eggshells living with her cousin Ruth, who seems to be permanently angry with her, and although she enjoys her new job at the local pet shop, with boss Jim pondering retirement, it's soon threatened with closure.

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ISBN 9781785034220
Barcode 9781785034220
Published 7 March 2019 by Ebury Publishing
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Norton, Sheila
Availability Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781785034220
ISBN-10 1785034227
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Ebury Publishing
Imprint Ebury Press
Publication Date 7 March 2019
International Publication Date 21 February 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Norton, Sheila
Category Romantic Fiction
Number of Pages 416
Dimensions Width: 126mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 26mm
Weight 281g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Romance & Sagas
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 960420

Description of this Book

Jess is looking for a fresh start and facing an uncertain future ... She takes refuge in the beautiful Devon seaside town of Pennycombe but her confidence is at an all-time low after losing her job. She's treading on eggshells living with her cousin Ruth, who seems to be permanently angry with her, and although she enjoys her new job at the local pet shop, with boss Jim pondering retirement, it's soon threatened with closure. But with faithful dog Prudence by her side, Ruth decides it's time to overcome her shyness and make a life for herself in Pennycombe. After volunteering for Pets at Therapy she soon becomes more involved with the local community and makes new friends, including handsome Tom and his son Jacob. But her hopes of romance are dashed when she sees Tom with a mystery woman... Will Jess finally get her happy ending and feel at home in Pennycombe?

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Sheila Norton lives near Chelmsford in Essex with her husband, and worked for most of her life as a medical secretary, before retiring early to concentrate on her writing. Sheila is the award-winning writer of numerous women's fiction novels and over 100 short stories, published in women's magazines. She has three married daughters, six little grandchildren, and over the years has enjoyed the companionship of three cats and two dogs. She derived lots of inspiration for her animal books from remembering the pleasure and fun of sharing life with her own pets. When not working on her writing Sheila enjoys spending time with her family and friends, as well as reading, walking, swimming, photography and travel. For more information please see www.sheilanorton.com

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