Filled with Wit and Wisdom: Read an Extract from How to Mend a Broken Heart by Rachael Johns

Filled with Wit and Wisdom: Read an Extract from How to Mend a Broken Heart by Rachael Johns

Felicity Bell took a rather large sip of her champagne, slipped off her uncomfortable high heels and flopped back in her seat. All around people were dancing, drinking and laughing, but Flick simply wanted to go home. She was happy that her friends Emma and Patrick had finally tied the knot, but all the dressing up, trailing around the city for photos and then dancing the night away had been exhausting.

When were the jubilant bride and groom going to leave anyway? It was almost midnight—didn’t they want to jump into the limo, head to their flash hotel in the city and make mad passionate love all night long like newlyweds were supposed to? Someone really ought to give them the memo…

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                        Publisher details

                        How to Mend a Broken Heart
                        Author
                        Rachael Johns
                        Publisher
                        HQ Fiction
                        Genre
                        Fiction
                        Released
                        05 May, 2021

                        Synopsis

                        Summer in New Orleans means hot days, long nights, spooky stories and surprising new beginnings. Felicity Bell has struggled to move on after her marriage broke down. Her ex has found love again, her children have their own lives, and it's beginning to feel like her only comfort comes from her dog and her job as a taxidermist. So when Flick gets an offer to work in New Orleans for a few months, she's drawn to the chance to make a fresh start. Zoe is ready to start a family with her husband, but when he betrays her, she's left shattered and desperate for a change of scenery. Joining her mother on the other side of the world to drown her sorrows seems the perfect solution. Although both mother and daughter are wary of risking their hearts to love again, Theo, a jazz bar owner, and Jack, a local ghost hunter, offer fun, friendship and distraction. But all is not as it seems in New Orleans... A chance meeting with Aurelia, a reclusive artist who surprises them with lessons from her life, prompts Flick and Zoe to reassess what they want too. Can all three women learn from the past in order to embrace their future?
                        Rachael Johns
                        About the author

                        Rachael Johns

                        Rachael Johns, an English teacher by trade and a mum 24/7, is the bestselling ABIA-winning author of The Patterson Girls and a number of other romance and women's fiction books including The Art of Keeping Secrets, The Greatest Gift and Lost Without You. She is currently Australia's leading writer of contemporary relationship stories around women's issues, a genre she has coined ‘life-lit'. Rachael lives in the Perth hills with her hyperactive husband, three mostly gorgeous heroes-in-training and a very badly behaved dog. She rarely sleeps and never irons.

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