Thursday, March 01, 2007

The Yorkshire Pudding Club

Milly Johnson

Published by Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 978-1-4165-2590-5

Release date: Mon, March 5th 2007

Paperback, RRP £6.99

Elizabeth, Helen and Janey have been best friends ever since Ms Ramsay forced them to sit together in her Latin class. Now, as the big 4-0 looms, Helen’s baby hunger reaches fever pitch and the others just can ’t refuse her the one favour she has ever asked them. Picnicking on a giant chalk fertility symbol, however, the others realise they may have agreed to a lot more than a favour! There follows a year which turns life upside down for them all when all three Yorkshire women find themselves in the Pudding Club.

For Helen, pregnancy is a dream come true - but the more her baby grows inside her, the more she can see her outwardly perfect marriage crumbling before her eyes.

For career-woman Janey, pregnancy is a nightmare. And just how could it have happened considering that she and husband George were always so careful over contraception?

But it is frightening most of all for fierce, single Elizabeth, who not only doubts she will ever love the child she is carrying, but must also deal with the return of John Silkstone, the gentle giant she pushed away years before, when he got too close…

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