On an average Saturday morning in a butcher's shop in North London, Lucy and Joseph meet on opposite sides of the counter. She is a teacher and mother of two, with a past she is trying to forget; he is an aspiring DJ with a wide-open future that maybe needs to start becoming more focused. Lucy and Joseph are opposites in almost all ways. Can something life-changing grow from uncommon ground?
|Publisher||Penguin Audio; 2020|
ABOUT A BOY
Will is single and doesn't want children but when he meets Marcus, aged 12, they both discover they can benefit from their friendship. Strong language.
Barbara Parker is Miss Blackpool of 1964, but she doesn't want to be a beauty queen. She only wants to make people laugh. She lands a life-changing audition for a new BBC comedy series and overnight she becomes Sophie Straw: charming, gorgeous, destined to win the nation's hearts. But soon the script begins to get a bit too close to home, and life starts imitating art..
Rob Fleming, thirty-five years old, pop addict, and owner of a failing record shop, is good on music but bad at relationships. He?s not sure he wants to commit to anyone and now that his girlfriend has left him he has to decide where his priorities really lie. Some strong language
HOW TO BE GOOD
Because Katie, a doctor, is a good person, whilst her husband, David, is the 'Angriest Man in Holloway' she calculates that she has earned her affair with another man. When David suddenly becomes good, Katie's sums no longer add up! Contains some offensive language.
A LONG WAY DOWN (X Rated)
On New Year's Eve at Toppers' House, London's most popular suicide spot, four strangers realise that this will not be the private final act they had imagined. They start to talk, but can an evening with other 'losers', and pizza, see them through the long dark night? X rated, contains offensive language.