we FINALLY have a new Mhairi McFarlane book to devour!!! I felt entirely caught up in Georgina's evolution from insecure and downtrodden to confident and forward-looking, in the second-chance love between Lucas and her, and in wanting to unravel along with both of them the secrets and fears from the past that were powerful enough to drive them apart. I’m going to read it either way since it sounds great, but just curious. The links will take you to the web site's home page. A delicious read’ Marian Keyes, ’Hilarious, warm and life affirming’ Jenny Colgan. Buy a discounted Paperback of Don't You Forget About Me online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Internationally best-selling author Mhairi McFarlane delivers a funny, romantic, heartfelt novel perfect for fans of Josie Silver or Sally Thorne, ... What listeners say about Don't You Forget About Me. She’s had no contact whatsoever with Luke in the 12 years since graduation because of a misunderstanding, and he’s only become sexier with time. You always remember your first love. ), it explored different relationships at different levels; it made me laugh, but it also made me cry. When life knocks her down, she doesn't wallow in self-pity and dainty helplessness, no siree. This is another 5 star read by Mhairi. Maybe it didn’t come across enough but I am fairly fuckin’ crazy about you, Georgina Horspail.’ ’I loved it! To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Scrambling to be able to pay rent, she lands a job as a bartender, only to learn that it is half owned by the boy she fell in love with in high school. I loved Georgina, who is fired from a job at a terrible restaurant despite doing nothing wrong. Posted July 4th, 2019 by Sara @HarlequinJunkie in Blog, Review, Women's Fic - Chick-lit / 6 comments. 4/5 5 people found this helpful Overall 5 out of 5 stars. In Don’t You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane , At thirty years old, you would think that Georgina Horspool would have found her niche by now. Compulsively readable, absolutely hilarious and deliciously romantic, you will not be able to put it down. ‘“Nut” being the operative word here, Al. And I love the messages McFarlane is conveying about the power of writing and how being able to articulate one's thoughts can change everything. The ending was gorgeous and delivered all and more than I had hoped for. You tell me what I should do. 'Don't You Forget About Me' Review: Mhairi McFarlane's Endearing Romance Mhairi McFarlane's latest follows the unfortunate, aimless Georgina as … I am a sucker for second chance romances and when I read the blurb for. She loses her job and comes home to find her boyfriend cheating. ! As you’d expect if you’ve read Mhairi’s other books, there was a degree of humour, but more than that this book drew me in (literally I stayed up until 2am to finish it! From chapter one, I was chuckling. ), it explored different relationships at different levels; it made me laugh, but it also made me cry. We’d love your help. Mhairi was born in Scotland in 1976 and her unnecessarily confusing name is pronounced Vah-Ree. E-mail after purchase. Lucas and Georgina was wonderfully portrayed, and I loved Lucas, his dog and his brother, actually I could go on – they are a fabulous bunch of characters whose world you’re happy to inhabit for the duration of the book! My Wish Lists Sign In Join. It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness. Chances are, it’ll be obliterated by something you didn’t anticipate that’s a million times worse.”, “Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.”. Let me tell you right now, this is not that at all. This story is about Georgina who ends up being a barmaid at at a newly open pub. Don’t You Forget About Me was a fabulous read. I have one problem with Mhairi McFarlane’s books; I inhale them. Sunday Times bestselling author Mhairi McFarlane was born in Scotland in 1976 and her unnecessarily confusing name is pronounced Vah-Ree. Mhairi McFarlane’s voice is as clear as a bell—she makes you laugh, but she also makes you feel. It was another wonderful Mhairi McFarlane read. She’s now written five books and she lives in Nottingham with a man and a cat. You don’t know me, exactly, but I’m the waitress who got fired for doing as she was told during your recent meal at That’s Amore! I can’t believe I hadn’t read anything by her before! A delicious read' Marian Keyes'Hilarious, warm and life affirming' Jenny Colgan It began with four words.‘I love your laugh. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. She excels in brilliant prose, great characterisation and stories with twists and turns that leave you wanting more. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. Crackling with energy and wit, I lost count of how many times I laughed out loud. There is a graphic description of sexual assault. Crackling with energy and wit, I lost count of how many times I laughed out loud. 4.5 stars. The book is that but it’s honestly so much more. 5 people found this helpful Another Mhairi McFarlane novel is always cause for celebration, and ‘Don't You Forget About Me’ is no exception. I adore her!” — Sally Thorne Internationally If I Never Met You: Deliciously romantic and utterly hilarious - the funniest romcom of 2020! McFarlane is on top of my list of favorite romance authors at the moment. I cheered for one of the best representations of friendship I've read in a book. This is a real page turner, perhaps even more so than her other books, and although humour is there by the bucket-load I never feel that character or plot is sacrificed in pursuit of a good gag (which really bugs me about some authors). Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 16 February 2019. The book is that but it’s honestly so much more. I am a big fan of Mhairi McFarlane’s books. The story was gripping, Georgina’s journey on self awareness inspiring, and the romance just so sweet and cute and coated in that first-love magic Mhairi can recreate so well. Don't You Forget About Me, had me from the first page and has made an entry onto my favourite books of the year list. As you’d expect if you’ve read Mhairi’s other books, there was a degree of humour, but more than that this book drew me in (literally I stayed up until 2am to finish it! Read "Don’t You Forget About Me" by Mhairi McFarlane available from Rakuten Kobo. “Don’t You Forget About Me is one of those books I couldn’t put down. Häftad, 2019. But when “please leave me and mine alone” hasn’t worked, many times over, what else do I do?’ The only problem? The premise sounded adorably like just the sort of contemporary rom-com I love. So funny and warm. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A … “ Don’t You Forget About Me is one of those books I couldn’t put down. I enjoyed If I Never Met You so much that I knew I was going to read another book by Mhairi McFarlane very soon. But however badly done, the intentions were good …’ ‘If we’re going to play the intentions-were-good game to let him off the hook, so were mine. Buy Don't You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane, PaperBack format, from the Dymocks online bookstore. And it had so much growth. When I read Mhairi McFarlane’s latest novel Don’t You Forget About Me, I expected to enjoy it. Start by marking “Don't You Forget About Me” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. The main characters were brilliant. I find a quieter route, as Esther says: ‘I forget you don’t have a car.’ ‘You sound like Geoff!’ ‘Look, I don’t blame you for being annoyed, I would be too. back in April 2016, I’ve been desperately trying to find other similar books to read to fill the void, but honestly, it is my opinion that there is no one out there that can write rom com like Ms McFarlane. I felt for her all through this book but throughout the laughter the darkness became evident later in this book but it was so well described I was able to read on with tears in my eyes feeling the author had this so very well balanced. The only problem I always have with Mhairi McFarlane books is that I can´t get myself to read them slowly. He doesn’t seem to remember Georgina – at all…. So funny and warm – a delicious read’ Marian Keyes, ‘Wildly funny and wildly romantic… Another wonderful novel from an author at the top of her game’ Louise O’Neill, ‘Beautiful, funny and heartbreaking’ Giovanna Fletcher, ‘Funny and heartfelt, full of humour and wisdom, I absolutely loved it’ Katie Fforde, ‘Intelligent, edgy and laugh out loud funny – a romantic comedy to love’ Sunday Mirror, ‘The perfect mix of comedy, whip smart dialogue and all the feels’ Fabulous, ‘Mhairi gets the mix of laughs, romance and serious emotional depth just right in this page-turner that stands out from the crowd’ S Magazine, ‘Hilarious, clever and beautifully written’ Daily Mail, ‘Fiery, feminist, fit, filthy and very timely … astonishingly good’ Harriet Reuter Hapgood, ‘A warm belly full of joy from start to finish!’ Holly Bourne, ‘Mhairi’s best yet: nobody does modern love like her, hilarious, devastating and real’ Laura Kemp, ‘An effortlessly brilliant read – will have you laughing when you shouldn’t and sobbing when you least expect it’ Giovanna Fletcher, ‘Totally hilarious and wincingly real’ Jenny Colgan, ‘Her best yet – write faster!’ Holly Bourne, ‘No-one writes such wry, emotionally complex romantic fiction’ RED, ‘The perfect balance of romcom and drama… the ultimate holiday read!’ GRAZIA, ‘Sparky, smart, sore-stomach-laughing kind of read’ FABULOUS, Hilarious, heartwarming and romantic – the funniest Romantic Comedy of 2019 from the Author of If I Never Met You. Mhairi McFarlane’s voice is as clear as a bell—she makes you laugh, but she also makes you feel. Try again. Now I already went back and purchased two others. I LOVED this novel. ‘Don't You Forget About Me’ is the latest contemporary romance novel from British author, Mhairi McFarlane. When I started looking into whether I wanted to read it, I found hundreds of reviewers who are huge fans of McFarlane and her previous books. Crackling with energy and wit, I lost count of how many times I laughed out loud. by HarperCollins. “The word loss had a new meaning, or its meaning became clear: a person who loved me, in a completely unique and irreplaceable way, had vanished and took with him our relationship.”, I genuinely regretted this book coming to an end. This book goes to some much darker places than her other books - I won't give any spoilers but these events are handled with total sensitivity and give a strong message which is very relevant to issues in the news today. “Don’t You Forget About Me is one of those books I couldn’t put down. And the humor! I mean ROUGH. I can’t wait to read more from Mhairi McFarlane! Well of course she has, and then some! And what a luminous character the heroine is - quick-witted and insightful, caring and considerate towards others without neglecting her own needs and refreshingly unwilling to make the same mistake twice. ‘Look, as anthropologically fascinating as this Men Are From Mars chat is, I don’t know why you’re telling me this. From chapter one, I was chuckling. Whoever decided to sell this as a second chance romance is dead to meeeeee. “Here’s what life has taught me so far: don’t worry about that thing you’re worrying about. This book is essentially a one woman show with other characters featuring more as props to enhance her presence but not to detract from it. Booktopia has Don't You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane. Don't You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane, 9780008169336, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Don’t you…? In Don’t You Forget About Me, Mhairi McFarlane has written another cracker of a story. Man I loved this book. This damsel in distress climbs back up on her white horse and rescues herself. Don’t You Forget About Me was a fabulous read. Looking for solace, she stops at her boyfriend’s house, only to discover him in bed with his assistant. For the white (I’m assuming) main character too? I like her sense of humour and her ability, to sum up a situation in a single phrase. Köp Don't You Forget About Me av Mhairi McFarlane på Bokus.com. After some efforts at journalism, she started writing novels and her first book, You Had Me At Hello, was an instant success. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Conditions apply. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Average Customer Ratings. So when her new boss, Lucas McCarthy, turns out to be the boy who wrote those words to her all that time ago, it feels like the start of something. Pris: 109 kr. Don’t You Forget About Me was a fabulous read. Mhairi McFarlane’s voice is as clear as a bell—she makes you laugh, but she also makes you feel. Don’t You Forget About Me was a fabulous read. She is in my opinion the queen of chick lit, and she has definitely delivered again with this. Its a must read.....I need more! This book is essentially a one woman show with other characters featuring more as props to enhance her presence but not to detract from it. Don’t You Forget About Me was a fabulous read. ! [aren't as bad is it could be but plenty bad enough to make the subsequent trauma believable. Scrambling to be able to pay rent, she lands a job as a bartender, only to learn that it is half owned by the boy she fell in love with in high school. 'I loved it! In Don’t You Forget About Me, Mhairi McFarlane has written another cracker of a story. 22 quotes from Don't You Forget About Me: ‘Here’s what life has taught me so far: don’t worry about that thing you’re worrying about. Overall. Something went wrong. ), it explored different relationships at different levels; it made me laugh, but it also made me cry. Don't You Forget About Me follows the story of Georgina who used to work as a server in one I received an ARC from the publisher in exchange for a honest review. I don’t know what to say other than whimper: ‘He wouldn’t get off me.’ Am I sacked? ‘I loved it! Mhairi is the absolute queen of chick lit. Click ( Taking the selfie of my determined and decisive face). Don’t You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane. I have him. McFarlane does her steady good work with the characters, and particularly with the friends and family. I don’t want to. I was sucked in from the 1st page and drawn into this fabulous book. It’s irrelevant. We’re done.’ ‘Listen. Lucas leans over the bar, pulls the cord to rattle the bell for ‘time’ and takes my hand, firmly. Other than tha. As you’d expect if you’ve read Mhairi’s other books, there was a degree of humour, but more than that this book drew me in (literally I stayed up until 2am to finish it! One of the best books I have read this year! This is noooot a romance book! This is not the main trope of the bo, Three jump to four, three jump to four, three jump okay stop procrastinating and make decision God dammit, my finally decision is rounded up FOUR STARS! As you’d expect if you’ve read Mhairi’s other books, there was a degree of humour, but more than that this book drew me in (literally I stayed up until 2am to finish it! Georgina has a rough day. January 1st 2019 Looking for solace, she stops at her boyfriend’s house, only to discover him in bed with his assistant. When I started looking into whether I wanted to read it, I found hundreds of reviewers who are huge fans of McFarlane and her previous books. Everywhere we look, fictional characters are finding their second chance at love. Every single time I sit down to read one I think to myself, ‘savour it Beverley, because once it’s finished, that’s it’, and every single time I devour it in a matter of hours. 4/5. And I love the messages McFarlane is conveying about the power of writing. Big emotional read, I loved this novel. Between that cover and the synopsis, I was expecting a fairly fluffy romance. It takes a rare mood, and just as importantly, a, When I read Mhairi McFarlane’s latest novel Don’t You Forget About Me, I expected to enjoy it. The broadest selection of online bookstores. And it didn't take long before I picked up Don't You Forget About Me (2019). And the way George seized her power was intoxicating. Please, read my highlights and enjoy those I could encapsulate enough to share. Mhairi McFarlane’s voice is as clear as a bell—she makes you laugh, but she also makes you feel. After some efforts at journalism, she started writing novels and her first book, You Had Me At Hello, was an instant success. Also one description of her walking in on her boyfriend having sex with someone else. [ She is the queen of warm, witty banter, super likeable heroines and swoonsome heroes. I loved Georgina. This is my first novel by Mhairi McFarlane and it won't be my last. Hey, I was wondering if anyone knows what the steam level is on this? The premise sounded adorably like just the sort of contemporary rom-com I love. Sunday Times bestselling author Mhairi McFarlane was born in Scotland in 1976 and her unnecessarily confusing name is pronounced Vah-Ree. It was funny. ’I loved it! Lead a horse to water and all that. Buy this product and stream 90 days of Amazon Music Unlimited for free. I was not disappointed. I see the restaurant was in your paper, fighting back against claims it … Crackling with energy and wit, I lost count of how many times I laughed out loud. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. ), it explored different relationships at different levels; it made me laugh, but it also made me cry. Who's That Girl: A laugh out loud sparky romcom, The Love Square: The funny, feel-good romantic comedy to escape with this Christmas from the bestselling author of Our Stop, It's Not You It's Him: An absolutely hilarious and feel good romantic comedy. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The ending, especially, was swooning. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. So much feeling. For me - personally - subjectively - this was the ideal book. It was hugely romantic without being a romance. I believe so, in this day and age most 15 year olds are very clued in to the world of sexual assault and consent. I felt entirely caught up in Georgina's evolution from insecure and downtrodden to confident and forward-looking, in the second-chance love between Lucas and her, and in wanting to unravel along with both of them the secrets and fears from the past that were powerful enough to drive them apart. ‘You’ve ruined Becky’s hen, you bitch,’ says one of the women to me as they troop out, and I flinch. So funny and warm. I absolutely love Mhairi McFarlane and have gobbled up all her books multiple times. I don't know if the author or the publisher or even the editor is aware that the word g*py is a slur and shouldn't be used as a casual descriptor for a character but now you do. I can’t believe I hadn’t read anything. Other than that, no real sex scenes. Help Centre. Track My Order +612 9045 4394 . Click! Please try again. Unable to add item to List. I know this is old, but I'm just swinging by to comment that the term appears again in her most recent novel. Click! Those are powerful messages in the #MeToo era, to be sure, but for anyone who fancies themselves as a writer, this is a wonderfully loving tribute to the art of communication. It's firmly chick-lit, so the romance is only a single facet of Georgina becoming herself. Please don’t let me be sacked. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 9 January 2019. I absolutely loved this and can't wait for more. Now I already went back and purchased two others. This damsel in distress climbs back up on her white horse an. REVIEW: Don’t You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane. Don't you…? So funny and warm. It’s warm and witty, heartbreaking and uplifting and I loved every word of it. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 13 January 2019. As you’d expect if you’ve read Mhairi’s other books, there was a degree of humour, but more than that this book drew me in (literally I stayed up until 2am to finish it! I genuinely regretted this book coming to an end. I don’t read hetero novels very often. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. It really began the day Georgina was fired from The Worst Restaurant in Sheffield (© Tripadvisor) and found The Worst Boyfriend in the World (© Georgina’s best friends) in bed with someone else. So, I hear you cry, has she continued her brilliant run with another cracker in the shape of new book Don’t You Forget About Me? I devour them and always have to wait two years until the next one. This irresistible new book from Mhairi McFarlane is the perfect story to escape with. Welcome back. Don’t you think that’s a sledgehammer with a nut?’ He’s finally snapped to attention, sensed danger. When life knocks her down, she doesn't wallow in self-pity and dainty helplessness, no siree. I LOVED this novel. I just have one final request for Ms McFarlane - please, please, PLEASE, don’t leave it so long for the next book!! As you’d expect if you’ve read Mhairi’s other books, there was a degree of humour, but more than that this book drew me in (literally I stayed up until 2am to finish it! You always remember your first love. High school sweethearts are reuniting, one-night stands are... To see what your friends thought of this book, There is a graphic description of sexual assault. Don’t You Forget About Me is no exception, I couldn’t put it down and was fully absorbed in the world of Georgina. Thanks! And I was totally down with that. I don’t know how many times I can tell you. When she accepted the job she didnt know she would be running into the boy she fell in love with when she was In school. But that was twelve years ago. She is one of my favorite writers. I would advise y'all to take it out ASAP. I loved Georgina, who is fired from a job at a terrible restaurant despite doing nothing wrong. x'But that was twelve years ago. ), it explored different relationships at different levels; it made me laugh, but it also made me cry. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. See all 4 questions about Don't You Forget About Me…, recommendation from a well-aligned friend, The Top Second-Chance Romance Novels of the Year (So Far). My Wish Lists My Account Sign Out Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 6 January 2019. And what a luminous character the heroine is - quick-witted and insightful, caring and considerate towards others without neglecting her own needs and refreshingly unwilling to make the same mistake twice. Don't You Forget About Me, had me from the first page and has made an entry onto my favourite books of the year list. Yi k e s no thanks. Is it more fade to black, or does it have descriptive sex like contemporary romance? Please try your request again later. Las mejores ofertas para Don't You Forget About Me NUEVO McFarlane Mhairi están en eBay Compara precios y características de productos nuevos y usados Muchos artículos con envío gratis! Don’t You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane // Book Review September 11, 2019 September 13, 2019 by Simone I can’t think of this book’s title … 1-Click ordering is not available for this item. ), it explored different relationships at different levels; it made me laugh, but it also made me cry. Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. She’s now written five books and she lives in Nottingham with a man and a cat. One of the best books I have read this year! Don’t You Forget About Me was a fabulous read. Refresh and try again. Don't You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane Format: eARC Source: supplied by publisher via Edelweiss Formats available: paperback, ebook, audiobook Genres: Chick Lit, contemporary romance Pages: 432 Published by William Morrow Paperbacks on September 10, 2019 Purchasing Info: Author's Website, Publisher's Website, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, Book Depository The characters are so three-dimensional, not a stereotype or paper cut-out in sight - and the humour never feels mean-spirited, just spot-on observations of everyday life. (Publishers Weekly (starred review)) “ Don’t You Forget About Me is one of those books I couldn’t put down. It’s warm and witty, heartbreaking and uplifting and I loved every word of it. I just have one final request for Ms McFarlane - please, please, PLEASE, don’t leave it so long for the next book!! Also one description of her walking in on her boyfriend having sex with someone else. She’s had no contact whatsoever with Luke in the 12 years since graduation because of a misun. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I cheered for one of the best representations of friendship I've read in a book. Skickas inom 1-3 vardagar. There's a problem loading this menu at the moment. During the long months and years since I read her last book, Who’s That Girl? I can’t wait to read more from Mhairi McFarlane! Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. After what feels like foreevvvveeeerrrr (ok, I know it’s only just over two and a half years, but honestly, it’s felt like a lifetime!)