'Addie’s friend Cherry is getting married, so together with her sister Deb and a guy called Rodney, they set out for Scotland in Deb’s Mini. But when a Mercedes drives into the back of them, Addie comes face to face with Dylan whom eighteen months before, she had told never to contact her again. He and his friend Marcus are going to the same wedding, the Merc is wrecked, so nothing for it but to share the Mini. Many excruciating miles to travel and their close proximity tearing them apart, their story takes us back to summer in Provence where it began. Their instant attraction, their blossoming love in the sunshine. But summer ended and Dylan went travelling. Add toxic Marcus to the mix and they didn’t stand a chance. Now as they drive to Scotland in the Mini, there can be no way to escape a second chance at love. I highly recommend this clever, satisfying read.' - Aileen Smyth.
'Joyful and uplifting' Sheila O'Flanagan
'O'Leary's best yet' Gillian McAllister
'A charming, heartfelt story of love found and love potentially lost' Laura Jane Williams
'This book is perfect' Rosie Walsh
'So romantic and moving and brilliantly told' Louise O'Neill
'O'Leary does it again! The Road Trip is another sure-fire hit, filled with characters you won't forget' Mike Gayle
'An achingly tender love story' Richard Roper
THE BRAND NEW NOVEL FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR, BETH O'LEARY.
Addie and her sister are about to embark on an epic road trip to a friend's wedding in rural Scotland. The playlist is all planned and the snacks are packed.
But, not long after setting off, a car slams into the back of theirs. The driver is none other than Addie's ex, Dylan, who she's avoided since their traumatic break-up two years earlier.
Dylan and his best mate are heading to the wedding too, and they've totalled their car, so Addie has no choice but to offer them a ride. The car is soon jam-packed full of luggage and secrets, and with four hundred miles ahead of them, Dylan and Addie can't avoid confronting the very messy history of their relationship...
Will they make it to the wedding on time? And, more importantly, is this really the end of the road for Addie and Dylan?
HEAR WHAT EVERYONE IS SAYING ABOUT BETH'S FIRST TWO NOVELS:
'I adored every page of this super-smart, brilliantly funny romcom' Rosie Walsh on The Flatshare
'The new Jojo Moyes ... This has all the ingredients of Me Before You... seriously funny' Cosmopolitan on The Flatshare
'Touching, funny and skilful, a delightful read' Katie Fforde on The Flatshare
'The Flatshare is a huge, heart-warming triumph' Josie Silver on The Flatshare
'Beth has done it again! Warm, witty, and a cast of characters I wish I was friends with - I truly loved it!' Laura Jane Williams on The Switch
'Eileen Cotton proves you don't have to be in your thirties to be Bridget Jones. A triumph of a second novel' Anstey Harris on The Switch
'I am blown away. I didn't think Beth could top The Flatshare but she has. It sparkles with wit, warmth and compassion. It deserves to be huge!' Gillian McAllister on The Switch