Jude is the owner of a unique antiques shop in Cambridge. This isn't an ordinary shop for the harried Christmas shoppers. Jude makes it her mission to match customers with the special something that they are missing, a talisman to bring them what their heart desires. Unfortunately, Jude’s life is not overflowing with the love she wishes for. However, when she ‘inherits’ a niece that she never knew existed, doubling her meagre family overnight, Jude’s life is soon set to get a lot less lonely and a lot more interesting.
Viola is a single-minded perfectionist whose only heart’s desire is the position of Head Chef at one of Cambridge’s most prestigious restaurants. But when Viola keeps bumping into a widower, Mathieu, she begins to discover that there’s more to life beyond the kitchen.
‘BRIGHT AND HOPEFUL … RICH CHARACTERS COMBINED WITH AN ENCHANTING BLEND OF THE REAL AND THE MYSTICAL MAKE THIS A DELIGHTFUL AND ENGAGING READ’ BOOKLIST