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    • ISBN:9781848663626
    • Publication date:22 Aug 2013
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Don't Tell the Groom

a perfect feel-good romantic comedy!

By Anna Bell

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Biographical Notes

Anna Bell currently writes the weekly column 'The Secret Dreamworld of An Aspiring Author' on the website Novelicious. She is a full-time writer and loves nothing more than going for walks with her husband and Labrador.

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  • ISBN: 9781848663619
  • Publication date: 05 Dec 2013
  • Page count: 400
  • Imprint: Quercus
A real feel-good story with loads of laughs, twists, tears. The characters are all lovable and the story is totally addictive. Highly recommended — Chicklit Club
Funny, relatable and fabulously written — New! Magazine on Anna Bell
A fun, bouncy, brilliant tale — Heat Magazine on Anna Bell
Fun, relatable and fabulously written — Daily Express on Anna Bell
'A real feel-good story with loads of laughs, twists, tears. The characters are all lovable and the story is totally addictive. Highly recommended' The Chicklit Club. — Chicklit Club
A brilliant, witty read — Mama J Hearts
'Fabulous rom-com with the feel-good factor. I loved it!' Dizzy C's Little Book Blog. — Dizzy C's Little Book Blog
'A brilliant, witty read' Mama J Hearts. — Mama J Hearts
A real feel-good story with loads of laughs, twists, tears. The characters are all lovable and the story is totally addictive. Highly recommended
Funny, relatable and fabulously written
A fun, bouncy, brilliant tale
Fun, relatable and fabulously written
A brilliant, witty read
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