British author Francesca Hornak, who writes for the Sunday Times Style, has written the next holiday classic! Physician Olivia Birch is returning from Africa to spend Christmas with her family. And, as lovely as that sounds, the upcoming reunion has a couple problems. To begin with, Olivia has spent the past months treating a deadly virus and her family will need to remain in quarantine together for seven days. The key word here being, together. Olivia, her self-absorbed sister Phoebe and her parents will be celebrating the yuletide at her mother’s family pile in the country. As the seven days of Christmas drag on, the family’s secrets are revealed in a number of ways both heartbreaking and touchingly humorous. This is a modern day I Captured the Castle, please don’t wait until Christmas to read this.
I always tell people that Clayton "just" runs the business, I am the one who reads the books. We like to travel and no matter where we go, I've got books tucked in every piece of luggage, audio books downloaded on my phone and a batch of books on my Kindle.