It's never too late to change the habits of a lifetime...
Evelyn Pringle isn't the sort to make rash decisions. Or any decisions, really – she's always left that sort of thing up to her husband. But he's been found dead, wearing his best suit, with a diamond ring in his pocket that doesn't fit her. When Evelyn finds a letter addressed to a woman on the Isle of Wight, she decides to deliver it. By hand.
So begins a very unusual holiday, and an adventure no one could have predicted – least of all Evelyn herself. With the help of some unexpected new friends, and a little effort on her part, Evelyn discovers that it's never too late to have a second chance at life and forge friendships that are well-worth living for.
The Second Chance Holiday Club is a heartwarming and funny later-life uplit for fans of Judy Leigh, Hazel Prior and Maddie Please.
Praise for The Second Chance Holiday Club:
'An uplifting, positive story... Eat Pray Love for the older generation' Judy Leigh
'When a coach trip to the Isle of Wight turns out to be utterly life changing... I thoroughly enjoyed this poignant and heartwarming debut!' Fiona Gibson
Readers love Kate Galley's gorgeous debut!
'Sad, funny and uplifting. I really think we need a sequel to this one!', NetGalley Reviewer
'Wonderful story about friendships, second chances, and what ultimately can make life feel worth living', NetGalley Reviewer *****
'Wonderfully fluent and evocative writing, complemented this beautifully textured, fast-paced, multi-layered storyline... This story was definitely one of a kind', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'What a brilliant debut novel from Kate Galley', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'Uplifting and joyous, I didn't want to turn the last page. I can't wait to read more from Kate Galley', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'I loved this book! I wouldn't have thought it was a debut novel, it was so well-written. I loved the author's style and also the pace of the story', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'The perfect holiday read! I'll be looking for more books by Kate Galley in the future', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'Really refreshing... A very enjoyable read', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'What an utterly adorable book! I was totally invested.... Highly recommended', NetGalley Reviewer, *****
'What a fantastic book! The Second Chance Holiday Club perfectly weaves humour, mystery and unforgettable characters together in a story I didn't want to put down... The ending was perfect and made me cry', NetGalley Reviewer, *****