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The Lost for Words Bookshop

A Novel
Narrated by: Imogen Church
Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
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The Lost for Words Bookshop is a compelling, irresistible, and heart-rending audiobook from author Stephanie Butland 

Loveday Cardew prefers books to people. If you look carefully, you might glimpse the first lines of the novels she loves most tattooed on her skin. But there are some things Loveday will never, ever show you. 

Into her hiding place - the bookstore where she works - come a poet, a lover, and three suspicious deliveries. 

Someone has found out about her mysterious past. Will Loveday survive her own heartbreaking secrets?  

©2017 Stephanie Butland (P)2018 Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd.

Critic reviews

"The Lost for Words Bookshop pushes all my bookish buttons." (Red [Books to Read])

"Quirky, clever and unputdownable." (Katie Fforde)

"Burns fiercely with love and hurt. A rare and beautiful novel." (Linda Green, best-selling author of While My Eyes Were Closed)

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  • Tammy
  • 09-11-18

I thoroughly enjoyed this story.

This books starts very slow and I kept drifting off in the beginning. So I came onto this wonderful site of Goodreads to see what everyone thought and they loved it and said how it was a character driven story. So I took it for that and loved it myself. The main character reminded me of Eleanor Oliphant, where you just find yourself cheering her on as you fall in love with her. So glad I kept listening! #heartfelt #familylife #tagsgiving #sweepstakes

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  • DP
  • 06-03-19

Consider this a required reading.

For lovers of “Elenor Oliphant is Completely Fine” this is a must read. I was hooked within the first minute. I absolutely loved it.

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