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Happy People Read and Drink Coffee By Agnes Martin-Lugand

Happy People Read and Drink Coffee by Agnes Martin-Lugand

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Summary

At once heartbreaking and uplifting, Happy People Read and Drink Coffee is a deeply felt reminder that love remembered is love enduring.

Happy People Read and Drink Coffee Summary

Happy People Read and Drink Coffee by Agnes Martin-Lugand

At once heartbreaking and uplifting, Happy People Read and Drink Coffee is a deeply felt reminder that love remembered is love enduring.

Diane, owner of Happy People Read and Drink Coffee, a cosy coffee shop turned library in Paris, seems to have the perfect life. But when she suddenly loses her husband and daughter in a car accident, her life is overturned and the world as she knows it disappears. Trapped by her memories, Diane closes her shop and retreats from friends and family.

One year later, she moves from Paris to a small town on the Irish coast, determined to heal by rebuilding her life alone, without anyone's help or pity - until she meets Edward, a handsome and moody Irish photographer. Along windy shores and cobbled streets, Diane falls into a surprising and tumultuous romance. As she works to overcome her painful memories, Diane and Edward's once-in-a-lifetime connection inspires her to love herself and the world around her with new-found inner strength and happiness.

But will it last when Diane leaves Ireland, and Edward, for good?

Happy People Read and Drink Coffee Reviews

Profoundly moving and expertly told, Happy People confronts life's most nightmarish tragedy with an unblinking examination... The wisdom and magic in these pages will linger long after the book is closed. -- Susan Wiggs, #1 New York Times bestselling author
This feelgood novel will warm up a cold winter's day. * Marie Claire (Australia) *

About Agnes Martin-Lugand

After six years as a clinical psychologist, Agnes Martin-Lugand now devotes herself to literature full-time. Happy People Read and Drink Coffee is her first novel.

Sandra Smith is a critically acclaimed translator of French literature. She has previously worked on Suite Francaise and subsequent novels by Irene Nemirovsky, as well as a new translation of The Outsider by Albert Camus.

Additional information

GOR007820952
9781760292102
1760292109
Happy People Read and Drink Coffee by Agnes Martin-Lugand
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Allen & Unwin
2016-07-07
272
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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