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Head of Zeus
The French Adventure
The French Adventure: Escape to France with this heartwarming feel-good romance Lucy Coleman

A new life in the idyllic French countryside isn't running away, it's an adventure!

Suddenly unemployed and single, Anna escapes to her parents' beautiful house in France for a much needed recharge – and to work out what she wants to do next with her life now her carefully mapped-out plan has gone out the window.

Anna gives herself 6 months to recuperate, all the while helping renovate her parents' adjoining gites into picturesque b&bs. But working alongside the ruggedly handsome Sam on the renovation project, she didn't expect for life to take an unexpected, if not unwelcome, twist...

Will Anna embrace this new beginning, or return to her past?

Packed full of French flavour and idyllic settings this is a romantic, heart-warming and unputdownable new novel about life and love, perfect for anyone who loves Milly Johnson, Lucy Diamond and Debbie Johnson.

Praise for Lucy Coleman:

'A wonderful escapist read. For me, it's a 5 star read!' Katherine's Book Universe.

'I adored this beautifully written tale. The score... is a well deserved and easy 5* out of 5*' Ginger Book Geek.

'This book gives you all the feels. It'll make you want to move to France and start a new life ... Lucy Coleman has a way of writing where it feels like you're actually there standing beside Anna and you mentally really feel involved in the story' Stacey, The Cosiest Corner.

'I adored this book. It's a wonderful escapist read about learning to move on in life no matter how hard it is, appreciating the small things in life and finding new passions. For me, it's a 5 star read!' Kat.

Head of Zeus, an Aria book * Romance
01 Feb 2018 * 288pp * £2.99 * 9781788541541
REVIEWS
'A warm and lovely escape in dreariest January - while I would recommend this as your beach read, I loved reading it while the winds howled around outside ... A Five Star Read for 2018!' Faith Hogan.
'A 5-star read!'
Katherine's Book Universe
'It's magical and certainly a great escapist read'
Kat Robson, NetGalley
'A fantastic romantic story that captivated me from beginning to end'
Suze Lavender, NetGalley
'Anna's journey of self-discovery is at a realistic, gentle pace but the setting combined with the possibility of romance and the mystery Anna and Sam have to solve makes this an easy-to-read page-turner'
Jane Hunt, Writer
'This book gives you all the feels. It'll make you want to move to France and start a new life just like Anna. Lucy Coleman has a way of writing where it feels like you're actually there standing beside Anna and you mentally really feel involved in the story'
The Cosiest Corner
'A nice easy read that I read in one sitting on a cold snowy day snuggled indoors. I found myself transported to France and utterly lost in Anna's life' Nikki Bywater.
'I adored this beautifully written tale about new beginnings and I would definitely recommend it to others. I can't wait to read more from this hugely talented author' Ginger Book Geek.
'The descriptions of France by Lucy are lovely'
Michelle Russell, NetGalley
'A lovely book with great characters and I loved the descriptions of the local area'
Sally Coles, NetGalley
'A great choice for anyone's summer holiday reading list ... A good story very well told, with a welcome infusion of French summer sunshine'
Anne Williams, NetGalley
'Just what I was looking for to brighten up my day'
Rachel Broughton, NetGalley
'A lovely story to read out in my garden on a hot May Bank Holiday weekend'
Rachel Gilbey, NetGalley
'One of these books you just wish you were there playing it along. Fantastic read for the new year'
Lisa Houston, NetGalley
'Fabulous characters, warm, lighthearted, funny and romantic story'
Karen Whittard, NetGalley
Author

Lucy Coleman

Lucy Coleman
Lucy lives in the Forest of Dean in the UK with her lovely husband and Bengal cat, Ziggy. Her novels have been short-listed in the UK's Festival of Romance and the eFestival of Words Book Awards. Lucy won the 2013 UK Festival of Romance: Innovation in Romantic Fiction award.
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