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Summary

Heartwarming storytelling with strong themes of sisterhood from nation's favourite and former Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain, this is Little Women meets Marian Keyes Walsh - a family series for a new generation of readers.

The four Amir Sisters - Fatima, Farah, Bubblee and Mae - are as close as sisters can be, but sometimes even those bonds can be pushed to their limits.... 

Becoming a mother has always been Farah's dream, so when older sister Fatima struggles with a tough pregnancy whilst Farah has trouble conceiving, she can't help but be jealous - until a plan to break a huge cultural taboo in her family and use a surrogate gives her renewed hope. But nothing is ever that easy in this warm, witty look at a modern British family.

©2019 Nadiya Hussain (P)2019 HarperCollins Publishers

Critic reviews

"A lovely story about family, faith and self-acceptance." (Red Magazine)

"The winner of last year's Great British Bake Off proves shes more than just a dab hand with a piping bag." (Daily Telegraph)

"The Secret Lives of the Amir Sisters puts faith and family secrets under the microscope." (Good Housekeeping)

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  • 11-03-21

enjoyable ✨

fun tale of sisterhood and its ups and downs. I'd read again and again ✨