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Abby Clements - Ein ​Kuss unter dem Mistelzweig
Laurie ​und Rachel kennen sich seit Kindertagen. Mittlerweile lebt Laurie jedoch in London, wo sie in der Modebranche Karriere macht, und Rachel hat mit Mann und Kindern das Glück auf dem Land gefunden. Als Rachels Schwiegermutter kurz vor Weihnachten ins Krankenhaus nach London muss, beschließen die beiden Freundinnen kurzerhand, Wohnungen zu tauschen - mit turbulenten Folgen. Laurie versucht, sich in das Dorfleben einzufinden und den Mann zu vergessen, der ihr das Herz gebrochen hat. Rachel wiederum fühlt sich in London bald wie zu Hause. Und vielleicht gibt es ja an Weihnachten für alle ein Happy End ...

Abby Clements - Meet ​Me Under the Mistletoe
Childhood ​friends Laurie and Rachel used to be inseparable – but their lives have taken very different paths since they picked up their A-level results together. Now thirty-five, they have all but fallen out of touch; glamorous single girl Laurie is based in London and dedicated to her career in fashion; Rachel seemingly living the family idyll in Yorkshire. But when Rachel’s mother-in-law needs urgent treatment in London, and disasters at work and in her love life mean Laurie needs to flee, a house swap falls into place. Soon gentle Rachel is far from the village bake sales, braving the city’s mean streets while trying to keep her marriage and family together; while Laurie attempts to work an Aga, befriend the wary village locals – and forget the man who seems intent on breaking her heart. Will their relationships survive this test? And will they make it home for Christmas?

Abby Clements - The ​Winter Wedding
Hazel ​never set out to be a wedding planner. She was just helping her stressed sister Lila with cakes and décor for her big day. But when Lila and Ollie's summer ceremony is a runaway success, with guests raving about the food and styling at the pretty venue, word about Hazel's expertise soon spreads. But Hazel's clients expect the very best - she's promised lawyers Gemma and Eliot a snow-covered castle in the Scottish Highlands, and laidback couple Josh and Sarah a bohemian beach wedding in a Caribbean paradise. But as weather, in-laws and wilful brides conspire against her, can Hazel get two very different couples to walk up two very different aisles to say 'I do'? And will she find her own happy ending if she does?

Abby Clements - The ​Christmas Bake-Off
With ​Christmas just around the corner, the residents of Skipley village are gearing up for the annual bake off, and tensions are high. Winning means a lot to everyone involved - talented cake-shop owner Katie dreams of baking stardom, Rachel wants to prove she's more than a stay-at-home mum, and John hopes his culinary skills will impress the woman he loves. But when the judges discover that some cakes have been tampered with, the villagers' loyalties are called into question - whose ambition would stretch to sabotage, and why? The Christmas Bake-Off is an exclusive short story from Abby Clements, author of Meet Me Under the Mistletoe. This ebook edition also includes bonus recipes for cinnamon cookies and vanilla and almond biscuits.

Abby Clements - Amelia ​Grey's Fireside Dream
Amelia ​has a dream: toasting chestnuts by the fire with her husband Jack in their own cosy cottage. Their real life is another world - a cramped one-bedroom flat in Hackney. But when life takes a surprising turn, removal vans are soon heading to the Kent countryside. They soon realise the cottage makeover is a far bigger project than they'd anticipated. On top of that, there's Amelia's newly loved-up mum and her tearaway half-sister, Mirabel, to contend with - pushing Amelia and Jack's marriage to breaking point. Amelia begins to strip back the wallpaper and fittings in the cottage and discovers the story of the cottage's previous owner - and a hidden secret. As Amelia's ideas about love and family change, will her fireside dream finally come true?

Abby Clements - Vivien ​Mennyei Fagylaltozója
Amikor ​Imogen és Anna váratlanul megörökli Vivien nagyi fagylaltozóját, fenekestől felfordul az életük. A brightoni boltocska lent van ugyan a tengerparton, de minden bája ellenére kétségbeejtően kevés a vendég. Ha a testvérpár nem változtat gyorsan a dolgok állásán, örökre elveszíthetik nagyanyjuk örökségét. A nyár közeledtével Imogen és Anna azt tervezi, hogy visszaállítják Vivien néhai dicsfényét. Ahelyett, hogy eladnák a boltot, inkább kitanulják a szakmát, hogy a fagylaltbolt a déli part ínyenceinek legújabb kedvencévé válhasson. Amíg Imogen vigyáz a boltra, nővére Olaszországba utazik, egy ínyenc fagylaltkészítő tanfolyamra. Ám ahogy Anna vállvetve dolgozik együtt a szakma legjobb cukrászaival, rájön, hogy a szerelem még a legváratlanabb helyen is rátalálhat...

Abby Clements - Vivien's ​Heavenly Ice Cream Shop
When ​Imogen and Anna unexpectedly inherit their grandmother Vivien’s ice cream parlour, it turns both their lives upside-down. The Brighton shop is a seafront institution, but while it’s big on charm it’s critically low on customers. If the sisters don’t turn things around quickly, their grandmother’s legacy will disappear forever. With summer looming, Imogen and Anna devise a plan to return Vivien’s to its former glory. Rather than sell up, they will train up, and make the parlour the newest destination on the South Coast foodie map. While Imogen watches the shop, her sister flies to Italy to attend a gourmet ice cream-making course. But as she works shoulder-to-shoulder with some of the best chefs in the industry, Anna finds that romance can bloom in the most unexpected of places…

Abby Clements - The ​Heavenly Italian Ice Cream Shop
Full ​of mouth-watering flavours, sunshine and escapist adventure, The Heavenly Italian Ice Cream Shop will delight fans of Vivien's Heavenly Ice Cream Shop as well as drawing in new readers with a taste for sweet treats and romance. Anna and her husband Matteo are preparing to embark on a delicious Italian adventure. After a year and a half running their ice cream shop on Brighton beach and raising their baby Isabella, Matteo is starting to miss Italy. A shared passion for ices means it's easy to settle on a new business idea - they'll open a sorbet shop on the town's cobbled square, a short walk from the sparkling blue sea. For a while, life is sweet; but then Matteo's overbearing family get involved… Anna's younger sister Imogen has settled in Brighton running Vivien's Ice Cream Shop with boyfriend Finn, and for the first time in her life, she's enjoying putting down some roots. But then, late in the summer, things start to change and her willpower is put to the test…