The Island Home

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Lorna’s world is small but safe. She loves her daughter, and the two of them are all that matters. But after nearly 20 years, she and Ella are suddenly leaving London for the Isle of Kip, the tiny remote Scottish island where Lorna grew up. Alice’s world is tiny but full. She loves the community on Kip, her yoga classes drawing women across the tiny island together. Now Lorna’s arrival might help their family finally mend itself – even if forgiveness means returning to the past. So with two decades, hundreds of miles and a lifetime’s worth of secrets between Lorna and the island, can coming home mean starting again?

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‘A perfect, warm escape from these cold, dark times’ Kate Eberlen
‘Bursting with hope and heart’ Cathy Bramley
‘Wonderfully engaging . . . beautifully drawn’ Mike Gayle

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Lorna’s world is small but safe.

She loves her daughter and the two of them are all that matter. But after nearly twenty years, she and Ella are suddenly leaving London for the Isle of Kip, the tiny remote Scottish island where Lorna grew up.

Alice’s world is tiny but full.

She loves the community on Kip and how her yoga classes draw women across the tiny island together. Now Lorna’s arrival might help their family finally mend itself – even if forgiveness means returning to the past…

And as the two women find friendship, Lorna also starts to find her place in the world.

Can coming home mean starting again?

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Join the community of readers who love Libby’s bright, moving storytelling:

‘A wonderfully evocative and enveloping novel about the joys and comforts of community and friendship and a perfect, warm escape from these cold, dark times’ Kate Eberlen, bestselling author of Miss You

‘A tender, life-affirming story bursting with hope and heart’ Cathy Bramley, bestselling author of A Patchwork Family

A tender tale about stepping out of the shadows of the past and navigating the route to a brighter future….this book not only takes the reader on a journey, but reminds us of the importance of finding our way back home‘ Mike Gayle, bestselling author of All the Lonely People

‘The Island Home radiates warmth, happiness and hope. Libby is a truly gifted writer who weaves magic with her every word. Every page is a delight – gentle, comforting, reassuring and utterly charming’
Veronica Henry, bestselling author of the Beach Hut series

‘A joy-filled love letter to the power of community and connection, and a sensitive commentary on loneliness and forgiveness too, all of which is conveyed with huge warmth and affection’ Celia Reynolds, author of Finding Henry Applebee

Additional information

Weight 0.32 kg
Dimensions 19.6 × 12.8 × 3.6 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

474

Language

English

Edition

1st paperback ed

Dewey

823.92 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K