Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Today I welcome to my blog a great author and friend 

Ruth Mancini. 

Ruth Mancini was born in South-West London and educated in London and Cambridge where she gained a Bachelors degree in languages and a post-graduate diploma in law. For several years she worked in the publishing industry before becoming a practising lawyer, author and freelance writer. 

She now lives in Oxfordshire with her husband and two children. She blogs at www.ruthmancini.com and can be found on Twitter @RuthMancini1 and Facebook at www.facebook.com/ruth.mancini.author

Swimming Upstream 

A literary women's fiction novel nominated for 3 awards in 2014! 
A life-affirming and often humorous story about getting over a relationship breakup. Here the reader meets Lizzie who struggles to confront the ghosts of her past, can she survive the shocking twist that will change the course of her future? 
It is also a story about female friendship, love and divided loyalties - and the moral choices we find ourselves making when the chips are down.

The highly anticipated new novel from Ruth Mancini is here! Swimming Home continues the story of Lizzie from Swimming Upstream.

Swimming Home

About Swimming Home

Lizzie’s life hasn’t exactly gone to plan. Eighteen years ago, she made the difficult decision to leave London for Paris to escape her best friend’s fiancé, the man who’d attacked her and turned her world upside down. Secure in the belief that she and her daughter, Helena, are now safe from harm, Lizzie contemplates her future. But is the nightmare really over?

When the captivating Sky Donoghue comes along, pulling Helena into dangerous waters, Lizzie’s strength and judgement are put to the test. Just how far should she go to save her daughter? How far will she go to save herself?

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Be sure to get Swimming Upstream too!