A Meeting of a Different Kind

A Meeting of a Different Kind

By: Linda MacDonald (author)Paperback

1 - 2 weeks availability

Description

When archaeologist Edward Harvey's wife Felicity inherits almost a million, she gives up her job, buys a restaurant and, as a devotee of Hugh Fernley-Whittingstall, starts turning their home into a small eco-farm. Edward is not happy, not least because she seems to be losing interest in him. Taryn is a borderline manic-depressive, a scheming minx, a seductress and user of men. Edward and Taryn don't know each other but they both know Marianne. To Edward, Marianne is a former classmate who sends him crazy emails. She is Taryn's best friend, and when Marianne meets Edward, she tells Taryn how wonderful he is and that he is not the philandering type. Taryn sees a challenge and concocts a devious plan to meet him during a series of lectures he is giving at the British Museum. When Edward and Taryn's paths cross, questions of friendship, loyalty and betrayal are played out against a backdrop of mental fragility and the destabilising effects of a large inheritance...Set in Broadclyst and Beckenham, with a chapter on the Isles of Scilly, A Meeting of a Different Kind is the stand-alone sequel to Meeting Lydia, continuing the story from the perspectives of two very different characters. Like its prequel, it will appeal to fans of adult fiction, especially those interested in the psychology of relationships.

Create a review

About Author

Linda MacDonald was born and brought up in Cockermouth, Cumbria. She has a degree in psychology and a PGCE in biology and science. She is a former teacher of psychology at a sixth form college and lives in Beckenham, Kent. Her first novel, Meeting Lydia, was published by Matador in 2011.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/11/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781780883250
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 330
  • ID: 9781780883250
  • ISBN10: 1780883250

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close