By Jojo Moyes
For enthusiasts of Jojo Moyes's manhattan instances bestseller Me ahead of You— an impossible to resist eBook-only novella and compelling prequel to her new novel, The lady You Left Behind
At the guts of Jojo Moyes' heartbreaking new novel, The woman You Left Behind, are haunting love stories—that of Sophie and Édouard Lefèvre in France through the First global battle, and, approximately a century later, Liv Halston and her husband David.
Honeymoon in Paris occurs numerous years sooner than the occasions to come back within the woman You Left in the back of whilst either have simply married. Sophie is swept up within the glamour of Belle Époque Paris yet discovers that loving a celebrated artist like Édouard Lefèvre brings undreamt of issues. Following in Sophie's footsteps 100 years later, Liv, after a whirlwind romance, unearths her Parisian honeymoon isn't really the romantic getaway she have been hoping for. . . .
This enthralling self-contained tale could have you falling in love with either younger brides, and with Paris then and now, and it's the ideal appetizer for the the lady You Left at the back of, a spellbinding tale of affection, devotion, and fervour within the toughest of times.
Bonus: encompasses a sneak peek from The lady You Left Behind and Moyes’s prior novel, Me prior to You.
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Honeymoon in Paris: A Novella by Jojo Moyes