Listen free for 30 days

Listen with a free trial

One credit a month, good for any title to download and keep.
Unlimited listening to the Plus Catalogue - thousands of select Audible Originals, podcasts and audiobooks.
Exclusive member-only deals.
No commitment - cancel anytime.
Buy Now for £18.29

Buy Now for £18.29

Pay using card ending in
By completing your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and authorise Audible to charge your designated card or any other card on file. Please see our Privacy Notice, Cookies Notice and Interest-based Ads Notice.

Summary

Shortlisted for the UK Kindle Storyteller Award 2019

When Tara Fitzpatrick tells a string of lies during the world’s most informal job interview, she has no idea of the path she’s set herself on.

Renovating the rundown bookshop with her new boss, James, turns out to be more fulfilling than she could ever have imagined. Soon, she finds herself falling in love with the quaint little shop.

And with James. 

But Tara has never let herself dream of a happy ever after. Ever since she was a little girl, she knew she would never have children. 

Determined not to let James sacrifice his dreams of having a family, she walks away. 

Brokenhearted, Tara puts all her efforts into starting afresh. But the bond between her and James is not so easily broken. When two lives seem destined to intertwine, how long can Tara stay away?

Somehow, she needs to find the strength to face up to her past and start fighting for her future....

While The Bookshop of Hopes and Dreams can be listened to as a standalone novel, it is best enjoyed as the sixth book in the Hope Cove series. 

©2019 Hannah Ellis (P)2019 Hannah Ellis

What listeners say about The Bookshop of Hopes and Dreams

Average customer ratings
Overall
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    46
  • 4 Stars
    5
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0
Performance
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    40
  • 4 Stars
    4
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    1
  • 1 Stars
    0
Story
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    39
  • 4 Stars
    5
  • 3 Stars
    3
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

A lovely romantic book to read

I’m really loving these book series I’m so pleased I found them. This is one of my favourites though it’s really heart warming and romantic. Highly recommend!!

  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars

Good start but got a bit repetitive

I enjoyed the first half of the book but after a while felt I was on a merry go round. The story was going round in circles repeating itself chapter after chapter. Afraid I lost interest.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
  • BB
  • 21-01-21

Fantastic series!!

Oh I hope there is more in this series! Absolutely loved it! Easy enjoyable and all consuming. These books are keeping me sane

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

fantastic 👏

thoroughly enjoyed listening to the book. didn't want it to end 👌👍 super great read

  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    2 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars

irritating narrator

Narrator has a really twee and affected voice which I found really annoying . She sounds her e as an a and the word too sounds like chew.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

Fantastic story

Hate that it’s finished !
It made me feel like I was actually there, one of best series I have ever read !