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What happens if you fall in love with the wrong person? Rose knows only too well the exhilaration and devastation of loving a married man. So she watches with a keen eye as Eve - her closest companion, the granddaughter she never had - meets Myles, the new tenant in her downstairs flat.

Quietly and softly and against the backdrop of their own unsatisfactory marriages, Myles and Eve fall in love and, as they try to have the perfect affair like Rose did before them, they come to learn about the pain of lost opportunities, to decide whether it is ever better to follow your head or your heart, to know what it is to be torn between love and duty.

©2014 Claire Dyer (P)2014 WF Howes Ltd

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  • 23-07-21

The perfect affair

I loved this book, I don’t usually like storylines that bob back and forth through the characters lives, but the author has nailed it.. I never once wondered where I was up to in the story. The narrator as always is excellent none better. I’m off to look up another of Claire Dyers books, pity it won’t be an Anne Dover narration, but hey ho can’t
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Loved it!

Such a brilliant love story
It reminded me of my own life and made me cry
Couldn’t stop listening to it

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  • 22-06-21

Loved it

Loved everything about the story it is a very long book but so worth it and I love the narration it was honestly one of the best I have listened to great story