That Part Was True

Author(s): Deborah McKinlay

Fiction Contemporary

Reminiscent of ONE DAY meets Nicholas Sparks, THAT PART WAS TRUE is a bittersweet debut about falling in love and risking it all.
When Eve Petworth writes to Jackson Cooper to praise a scene in one of his books, they discover a mutual love of cookery and food. As their letters criss-cross the ocean that lies between them, friendship and then romance blossom despite Jackson's colourful love life and Eve's tense relationship with her soon-to-be-married daughter. Little by little, Eve and Jack begin to believe that they may have a chance to change their lives and possibly get a second chance at happiness. They just need to actually meet . . .

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Can you fall in love with someone you've never met?

Deborah McKinlay has published half a dozen non-fiction titles in the UK. Her first novel, THE VIEW FROM HERE, was published in 2011 and her books have been translated into numerous languages. Her work has appeared in British VOGUE, COSMOPOLITAN, and ESQUIRE. She lives in South West England.  Deborah is originally from Mairangi Bay on Auckland's North Shore.

General Fields

  • : 9781409146667
  • : Orion Publishing Co
  • : Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • : December 2013
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : February 2014
  • : January 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Deborah McKinlay
  • : Hardback
  • : 214
  • : en
  • : very good
  • : 230