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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781784299125

Price: £9.99

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Emily has it all: a good job, awesome friends, a great boyfriend, and a wonderful flat exactly 411 miles away from her nightmarish family.

But when her boyfriend Robert dumps her mere days before Christmas, Emily’s devastated. Knowing there’s no way she can face her family alone, Emily enlists the help of her party-boy neighbour Evan. All he needs to do is pretend to be Robert.

The only trouble is Evan’s not exactly boyfriend material. He likes flirting, loud music, and louder sex. Can Emily handle Evan and her family, or is she heading straight for disaster?


‘Laugh-out-loud funny’ *****
‘The best book I have read in ages’ *****
‘Hilarious and heart-warming’ *****

*And if you enjoyed The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, you’ll love All I Want for Christmas, a sparkling festive romantic comedy – available for pre-order now*


The retro dating guide's recent renaissance left most sane, modern women baffled, but Bolouri has written a character who cleverly challenges the concept. If you hear someone snorting beside the pool this summer, they'll be reading this
Grazia on I Followed the Rules
Scotland's answer to Bridget Jones's Diary
Daily Record
Raunchy and hilarious . . . you'll be laughing all the way to the beach!
Scottish Sun on The List
Very very naughty and lots of fun - it's a cracker of a debut
Sun on The List
An absolutely hysterical main character that you can relate to and page after page of pant-wettingly hilarious scenes . . . Without a doubt this is the best and funniest book I have read so far this year. I can't wait to see what Joanna Bolouri does next!
Novelicious on The List
Bloody hilarious. Give yourself an early Christmas treat and read this book over the weekend. We promise you won't regret it!
Isabelle Broom, Heat
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year is Joanna Bolouri's third novel, and third that I had a pleasure to read. And also third that I am rating with 5 stars - I've no idea what I've done before without her books!
On My Bookshelf
A truly magnificent and hilarious read that will make you think twice about love this Christmas. A book that had tears streaming down my face with laughter!
The Writing Garnet
Every bit as funny as Joanna's previous books - definitely worth the read!
Woman's Way
The day a new Joanna Bolouri book is released truly is the most wonderful time of the year for me . . . [I'm] addicted to her wit, relatable characters and laugh out loud writing