Score: 4
From 263 Ratings

The Ship of Brides


  • Author: Jojo Moyes
  • Release Date : 2014-05-27
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 3683576 Bytes


From the New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You and One Plus One, in an earlier work available in the U.S. for the first time, a post-WWII story of the war brides who crossed the seas by the thousands to face their unknown futures1946. World War II has ended and all over the world, young women are beginning to fulfill the promises made to the men they wed in wartime.In Sydney, Australia, four women join 650 other war brides on an extraordinary voyage to England—aboard HMS Victoria, which still carries not just arms and aircraft but a thousand naval officers. Rules are strictly enforced, from the aircraft carrier’s captain down to the lowliest young deckhand. But the men and the brides will find their live...

Score: 4
From 152 Ratings

Windfallen


  • Author: Jojo Moyes
  • Release Date : 2013-07-30
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 2006269 Bytes


From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You, the basis for the major motion picture, comes a breathtaking drama of two women whose lives entwine through a lovely English seaside house.For Lottie Swift, Arcadia has always been magical. The breathtaking art deco house perched above the shoreline of the well-ordered village of Merham seems to stand still throughout the years. It has never changed, not really, but Lottie's fate and fortune have been inextricably linked with that of the beautiful house, and it will forever be fixed in her mind as a symbol of adventure, youth, and of loves lost and gained. Even as her life—and the house—fall into disrepair.Years later another young woman comes to Merham. A designer hired to make over...

The Ship of Brides
Score: 3.5
From 26 Ratings

The Ship of Brides


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-05-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698156340


The Ship of Brides Book Description :

From the New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You and One Plus One, in an earlier work available in the U.S. for the first time, a post-WWII story of the war brides who crossed the seas by the thousands to face their unknown futures 1946. World War II has ended and all over the world, young women are beginning to fulfill the promises made to the men they wed in wartime. In Sydney, Australia, four women join 650 other war brides on an extraordinary voyage to England—aboard HMS Victoria, which still carries not just arms and aircraft but a thousand naval officers. Rules are strictly enforced, from the aircraft carrier’s captain down to the lowliest young deckhand. But the men and the brides will find their lives intertwined despite the Na...

The Ship of Brides
Score: 3.5
From 25 Ratings

The Ship of Brides


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2010-07-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848947474


The Ship of Brides Book Description :

A moving novel based on a true story, by Jojo Moyes, internationally bestselling author of Me Before You, After You and the new bestseller Still Me. **** 'Brimming over with friendship, sadness, humour and romance, as well as several unexpected plot twists, it's a tremendously satisfying read and (for my money) even better than ... Me Before You.' - Daily Mail Australia, 1946. 650 brides are departing for England to meet the men they married in wartime. But instead of the luxury liner they were expecting, they find themselves aboard an aircraft carrier, alongside a thousand men. On the sun-baked decks, old loves and past promises become distant memories, and tensions are stretched to the limit as brides and husbands change their minds. And for France...

A Reluctant Bride  The Bride Ships Book  1
Score: 4.5
From 11 Ratings

A Reluctant Bride The Bride Ships Book 1


  • Author : Jody Hedlund
  • Publisher : Baker Books
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781493418688


A Reluctant Bride The Bride Ships Book 1 Book Description :

Living in London's poorest slum, Mercy Wilkins has little hope of a better life. When she's offered an opportunity to join a bride ship sailing to British Columbia, she agrees. After witnessing so much painful heartache and loss in the slums, the bride ship is her only prospect to escape a bleak future, not only for herself but, she hopes, someday for her sister. Wealthy and titled Joseph Colville leaves home and takes to the sea in order to escape the pain of losing his family. As ship's surgeon, he's in charge of the passengers' welfare aboard the Tynemouth, including sixty brides-to-be. He has no immediate intention of settling down, but when Mercy becomes his assistant, the two must fight against a forbidden love. With hundreds of single men cong...

The Horse Dancer
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

The Horse Dancer


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524704445


The Horse Dancer Book Description :

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You, After You, and Still Me, a novel about a lost girl and her horse, the enduring strength of friendship, and how even the smallest choices can change everything When Sarah’s grandfather gives her a beautiful horse named Boo—hoping that one day she’ll follow in his footsteps to join an elite French riding school, away from their gritty London neighborhood—she quietly trains in city’s parks and alleys. But then her grandfather falls ill, and Sarah must juggle horsemanship with school and hospital visits. Natasha, a young lawyer, is reeling after her failed marriage: her professional judgment is being questioned, her new boyfriend is a let-down, and she’s forced to share her house...

One Plus One

One Plus One


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-03-31
  • Genre: One Plus One
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


One Plus One Book Description :

Includes an excerpt to Me before you and a reader's guide....

Voyages of Hope

Voyages of Hope


  • Author : Peter Johnson
  • Publisher : TouchWood Editions
  • Release Date : 2011-07-06
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781926971469


Voyages of Hope Book Description :

A line of nervous young women got off a ship in Victoria Harbour in 1862 and had to walk the gauntlet between two rows of jostling, eager men. One girl, proposed to on the spot, accepted equally quickly and left town with her new husband. Why did these women leave everything behind in England and come to the west coast? The answers lie in the lusty turmoil of a gold-rush frontier, the horrible disruptions of industrial England and the conflicting aims of earnest Christians and early British feminists....

Me Before You   After You
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Me Before You After You


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2016-06-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781405929714


Me Before You After You Book Description :

THE INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON, ME BEFORE YOU, WHICH HAS SOLD OVER 8 MILLION COPIES WORLD WIDE AND IS NOW A FILM STARRING EMILIA CLARKE AND SAM CLAFLIN TOGETHER WITH THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING SEQUEL AFTER YOU IN ONE EBOOK Me Before You Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick. What Lou doesn't know is she's about to lose her job or that knowing what's coming is what keeps her sane. Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he's going to put a stop to that. What Will d...

At the Lake

At the Lake


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2016-04-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1530938597


At the Lake Book Description :

Luke is a divorced, who is too much wedded to the corporate life. However after completing a massive project, the company president grants him a two-week rest. He drives to a place with wind-shuffled blue lake with tree-covered hills behind it and got into a perfect log cabin. There he meets the caretaker of the place, Olivia, a lonely young writer. They've decided to go for a nice evening of crazy Vodka at the local bar. When Luke comes to pick her up for the hangout, Olivia is looked so stunning that he can't stop looking at her. Will that lead to something?...

Paris for One and Other Stories
Score: 3.5
From 16 Ratings

Paris for One and Other Stories


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-10-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780735221192


Paris for One and Other Stories Book Description :

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Giver of Stars, Paris for One and Other Stories is an irresistibly romantic collection filled with humor and heart. “A vicarious jolt of Parisian romance. . . Delightful.” –People Magazine "An old-fashioned, feel-good love story. . . It’s as if Moyes has booked a vacation and is taking us along. To Paris. Amour!” –USA Today “Dreamy escapism, a book you can curl up with and easily finish over a weekend, with or without a glass of wine.” –Miami Herald Nell is twenty-six and has never been to Paris. She's never even been on a romantic weekend away—to anywhere—before. Traveling abroad isn't really her thing. But when Nell's boyfriend fails to show up for their mini-vacation, she has ...

Silver Bay
Score: 3.5
From 17 Ratings

Silver Bay


  • Author : Jojo Moyes
  • Publisher : Hodder Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2008-01-24
  • Genre: Australia
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0340936738


Silver Bay Book Description :

When Mike Dormer heads out from London to a small seaside town in Australia to kick-start a hotel development, he expects just another deal. But Silver Bay is not just any seaside town, and the inhabitants of the eccentric ramshackle Silver Bay Hotel - the enigmatic skipper Liza McCullen, her ten-year-old daughter, and her legendary shark-catching aunt Kathleen, as well as the crews of the local whale-watching boats - swiftly begin to temper his own shark-like tendencies. He is left wondering who really has the greater right to the bay's waters. As the development begins to take on a momentum of its own, and the effect on the whales that migrate past the bay begins to reveal itself, Mike's and Liza's worlds collide, with dramatic results. New, unfore...