Christmas Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella audiobook

Christmas Shopaholic

By Sophie Kinsella
Read by Nathalie Buscombe

Recorded Books, Inc. 9780593132821

The Shopaholic Series: Book 9

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Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781664481480

  • ISBN: 9781664589315

Runtime: 12.05 Hours
Category: Fiction/Humor
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Longlisted for the Comedy Women in Print Prize

#1 New York Times bestselling author Sophie Kinsella returns with a festive new Shopaholic adventure filled with holiday cheer and unexpected gifts. 'Tis the season for change and Becky Brandon (nee Bloomwood) is embracing it, returning from the States to live in the charming village of Letherby and working with her best friend, Suze, in the gift shop of Suze's stately home. Life is good, especially now that Becky takes time every day for mindfulness . . . which actually means listening to a meditation tape while hunting down online bargains. But Becky still adores the traditions of Christmas: Her parents host, carols play on repeat, her mother pretends she made the Christmas pudding, and the neighbors come 'round for sherry in their terrible holiday sweaters. Things are looking cheerier than ever, until Becky's parents announce they're moving to ultra-trendy Shoreditch-unable to resist the draw of craft beer and smashed avocados-and ask Becky if she'll host this year. What could possibly go wrong? Her sister demands a vegan turkey, her husband insists that he just wants aftershave-again, and little Minnie demands a very specific picnic hamper: Surely Becky can manage all this, as well as the surprise appearance of an old-boyfriend-turned-rock-star and his pushy new girlfriend, whose motives are far from clear. But as the countdown to Christmas begins and her big-hearted plans take an unexpected turn toward disaster, Becky starts to wonder if chaos will ensue, or if she'll manage to bring comfort and joy to Christmas after all.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Funny, charming, and the perfect read to get into the holiday spirit.” PopSugar
“Fans can expect all the humor, charm, and classic misadventures they have come to love about the Shopaholic series.” Bustle
“The return of Kinsella’s quirky and lovable characters who show genuine connection is reason enough to enjoy this story, but watching Becky overcome obstacles, self-imposed or otherwise, is inspirational. Readers might come for the laughs, but they’ll leave with a warm heart.” Library Journal (starred review)
“A laugh-out-loud funny book that will delight longtime Kinsella fans and those looking for a cozy holiday story.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Sophie Kinsella

Author Bio: Sophie Kinsella

Sophie Kinsella is the author of the bestselling Shopaholic series, including the #1 New York Times bestseller Shopaholic & Baby. She is also the author of the Mummy Fairy & Me series and several stand-alone novels.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction/Humor
Runtime: 12.05
Audience: Adult
Language: English