Nted so many different walks of life and that none of them were condemned for the choices they made It was also fantastic to see the women form such strong friendships with each other and be so supportive of each other even though They Were Competing With Each Other To were competing with each other *TO THIS REALITY SHOW IF YOU ONLY READ ONE *this reality show If you only read one this year let it be this one Amy feels like she s falling behind in life She s in her 30s not married and childless One day her long term boyfriend surprises her with a dream holiday and she thinks this is it the big uestion is comingbut she is wrongso wrong Amy s been dumped on national TV ended up on a new reality tv show called The Shelf Where six freshly dumped women battle it out to be the winner or The Keeper Will she stay and compete in the house or run away and do what she normally does after being dumpedWow wow wow not sure where to even start with this I loved it and couldn t put it down I loved the concept of it my guilty pleasure in TV is reality shows this has feels of Love Island and Big Brother This isn t the main reason I love this book I and Big Brother This isn t the main reason I love this book I it really speaks to modern 30 something woman that s definitely me I felt I related to how Amy felt throughout the book Amy is a great character and the other five women come across really well The story is funny but also through provoking This is defiantly my number one book of the year and highly recommended Well done Helly Acton for such a great debut one thing I was very ealous they had Prosecco on tap genius idea Read this if you love reality tv like love island Amy is in her early 30s and is in a long term relationship When her boyfriend surprises her with a holiday she is sure he s going to propose but actually it s something unthinkable He dumps her On television It is part of a new reality show called The Shelf where her and 5 other dumped women are competing to be crowne. Tead she finds herself on the set of a Big Brother style reality television show The ShelfAlong with five other women Amy is brutally dumped live on TV and must compete in a series of humiliating and obnoxious tasks in the hope of being crowned The KeeperWhile inside the house will Amy learn that there are worse things than being left on the shelfLook out for Helly Actons next novel The Couple out summer 2021 Search 97818387738. ,
All of Amy s friends are getting married or so it seems and while she has a boyfriend progress on the marriage front is slow Then one day she ust knows he is about to propose except
What She Believes To Be A Dreamshe believes to be a dream turns out to be her boyfriend dumping her on a reality show called The Shelf Along with five other women Amy is dumped and a funny and wild adventure follows It has possibly the worst fictional men intertwined in this comedy and a ourney of self discovery for the women unfolds While I guessed which direction this one was heading in it was such a fun and easy read As A Librarian I Am a librarian I am a book snob and my professional ethos is very much as long as you are reading then I m not fussed what you readI must admit that I did udge this a little in that I assumed it would be a tad frivolous and maybe chick lit which is a genre I will read from time to time but not one of my favourite genresHowever this book is so much it is fun thought provoking feminist and funny Some of the lines in this book made me wish I was reading along with someone else as I wanted to say haha didn t you love when she saidThe characters are diverse and uniue in their own ways This means that when all of them are dumped on reality TV and left to live in a Big Brother style house together there are a variety of dynamics which the author explores very wellThere are great moments when the woman stand up for themselves against sexist challenges and when they realise that being dumped may have been a blessing in disguise I must admit to laughing lots at how Jackie copes with looking after
a fake babyAs someone who has also felt the pressure from society to be doingfake babyAs someone who has also felt the pressure from society to be doing things at certain times of my life and to have a child before time runs out there were parts of this book that really resonated with me and made me feel much comfortable living my life my wayIt s an. A Radio 2 Book Club PickUtter PERFECTION Marian Keyes Fun fresh and thought provoking Lindsey Kelk A witty life affirming page turner Woman Home Fun thought provoking and unapologetically feminist Daisy Edgar JonesThis brilliant novel is a really fun read Very entertaining Jo WhileyA funny feminist and all too relatable novel about our obsession with coupling up settling down and the battle we all have with accepting ourselves.
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In 2 Days That Said It Is2 days That said it is vacuous in any way ust *well written with writing that flows and entertainsI look forward to from this author Just finished *written with writing that flows and entertainsI look forward to from this author Just finished this book and although in a way you know what happens in the end what a Outland: Der geheime Planet journey to get there It was easy to identify aspects of myself in each of these characters in my own past experiences and perhaps choosing others happiness over my own In reading the book it has made me want to take a good hard look at myself and my life in order to live my very best life in the years I have left Highly recommended What a crap story I can t even finish it dont bother Wow Wow WowI am speechlessSuch a brilliant and fantastic read I read it in 2daysI couldn t put it downI really enjoyed itA well written and well executed StoryI really love it Best book I have read this year Weldone Helly I didn t really see the point of this book I found it uite childish and probably suitable to 16 to 18 year olds There was no real story line itust seemed that someone had watched Big Brother and thought they d write a similar book The characters had no depth and it was all ust a bit wishy washy I couldn t wait to finish it for all the wrong reasons I loved the storyline It flowed beautifully and kept me wanting to turn the page Book blues kicked in right after the last page If you like reality TV and kick ass women you will love The Shelf Anyone who knows me well knows I rarely if ever stay up late While reading The Shelf I stayed up late 2 nights in a row because I loved it so much This is definitely my favourite read of nights in a row because I loved it so much This is definitely my favourite read of so far It had all the benefits of great reality TV with none of the guilt for being entertained by real peoples struggles The women in this book are oh so relatable and I love each of them They are such honest characters and I really appreciate that they represe. The Shelf introduces the freshest new voice in womens fictionEver feel like youre losing a race you never signed up forEveryone in Amys life seems to be getting married having children and settling down or so Instagram tells her and she feels like shes falling behindSo when her long term boyfriend surprises her with a dream holiday she thinks hes going to finally pop the Big uestion But the dream turns into a nightmare when ins.