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A Typical Family Christmas (Large type / large print ed)

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A heartwarming, laugh-out-loud, festive married romance


For once, Kate Peters would like a happy, family Christmas; the kind of Christmas seen on the TV. She wants harmony and happiness, smiling, glowing faces, tables groaning with food, carol singing around the tree. She wants love, kindness, and goodwill to all men, especially in her own house.


What she doesn't want is drama. Absolutely no drama, whatsoever.


But what she gets is three stroppy children, two equally stroppy grandmothers, a husband who can't manage to change a lightbulb, and Pepe the poodle. It's no wonder she feels unappreciated, overworked, and ignored.


At the end of her tinsel-coated tether, and with the only Christmas spirit being in the form of a bottle of raspberry gin, Kate decides to leave them to it and see how they manage without her. A quiet little hotel somewhere near the sea, where she can pretend Christmas doesn't exist, is just the thing she needs.


Isn't it?


What readers are saying:


The funniest Christmas book of the season. JenaBooks


An amusing, insightful and sometimes poignant snapshot of family life at Christmas time. Jane Hunt Writer


This is such a brilliant and fun read that is perfect for the festive season. Coffee and Kindle Book Reviews


The writing is lovely. Liz Davies knows how to keep us turning the pages with her wry humour, sharp observation and lively imagination. This story is fantastically festive and lots of fun. Books are Cool


Warm and engaging throughout, A TYPICAL FAMILY CHRISTMAS by Liz Davies is the reality check of family life at Christmas that will entertain you and make you laugh from start to finish. Books Of All Kinds


Wow! What a powerful story! This book truly moved me, to the point that I called my mother and apologized for my behavior as a teenCara's Book Boudoir

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Product Details
Lilac Tree Books
191594001X / 9781915940018
Paperback / softback
20/01/2023
United Kingdom
428 pages
152 x 229 mm, 626 grams