By Jenny Colgan

"A hilarious, fast paced fable approximately beginning over, ideal for enthusiasts of Sophie Kinsella. totally adorable."―Booklist

Issy Randall can bake. No, Issy can create stunning, mouthwateringly divine cakes. So whilst she loses her table task, she starts off her personal café and reveals lifestyles could be more durable, and sweeter, than she ever dreamed.

After a early life spent in her liked Grampa Joe's bakery, Issy has unquestionably inherited his expertise. She's far better at baking than she is at submitting so while she's laid off from her table activity, Issy makes a decision to open her personal little café. yet she quickly learns that her piece-of-cake plan will take all of her braveness and confectionary expertise to keep away from disaster.

Funny and sharp, Meet Me on the Cupcake Café is set how lifestyles would possibly not continuously flavor such as you count on, yet there is constantly room for dessert!

A shrewdpermanent, quirky modern cupcake ebook of recipes and friendship, enthusiasts of Sophie Kinsella, X and X might be heading for his or her mixers to create a narrative as candy and complicated as Issy's.

Other books by means of Jenny Colgan:

Meet Me on the Cupcake Café – "A hilarious, fast paced myth approximately beginning over, ideal for fanatics of Sophie Kinsella. totally adorable."―Booklist
The most lovable Chocolate store in Paris – A heartwarming and bittersweet tale of affection misplaced and found
Sweetshop of desires – a captivating tale of nostalgic candies and discovering your self in unforeseen locations

What readers are announcing approximately Meet Me on the Cupcake Café:

"quirky and adorable!"

"a actual responsible pleasure―with a bit romance thrown in at the side!"

"Part Romantic Comedy, half Chick-lit... a captivating story"

"This booklet is a wonderful cupcake: light, packed with flavour and with simply the correct amount of sweetness to make you smile."

"smart and funny"

"this is a yes needs to read, a true web page turner."

What reviewers are announcing approximately Meet Me on the Cupcake Café:

"[A] heartwarming tale a los angeles Bridget Jones' Diary... Colgan folds in a colourful solid of characters and whips up a simple, candy read."―USA Today

"A humorous novel approximately friendship, nutrition and love... "―Kirkus

"A pleasant story... hot, humorous and well-written."―Fresh Fiction

"Absolutely adorable... charming... an endearing, pleasant read"―Silver's Reviews

What everyone seems to be asserting approximately Jenny Colgan:

"[A] heartwarming tale a l. a. Bridget Jones' Diary... Colgan folds in a colourful solid of characters and whips up a simple, candy read."―USA Today

"Absolutely adorable... charming... an endearing, pleasant read"―Silver's Reviews

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You know,” stated Caroline. “Uh, you recognize whilst I didn’t get the positioning? ” Pearl went again to serving the opposite clients. “Yes,” acknowledged Issy. “Have you…did you discover wherever else? ” “Um, good, evidently I weighed up plenty of bargains. It’s like absolutely an concept whose time has come…” acknowledged Caroline, her voice trailing off. “Oh. correct. ” Issy questioned the place this used to be prime. She had to come again all the way down to fee on that ginger beer cupcake. “So, great to work out you again,” she acknowledged. “Would you're keen on a espresso? ” “Actually. ” Caroline decreased her voice as though this used to be a really humorous mystery of a few style. “No. Er, okay. good, here’s the item. Ha, i do know this can sound totally loopy and every thing but…” without warning, her haggard yet nonetheless appealing face looked as if it would collapse. “That bastard. My bastard husband has eventually left me for that silly bint within the press office—and he’s advised me that i must get a bastard activity! ” - - - “No way,” stated Pearl later on. “No no no no no. ” Issy bit her lip. in fact it have been an unorthodox strategy. yet however, for sure Caroline used to be a wise cookie. She had a level in advertising and had labored for a prestigious industry examine outfit prior to giving all of it up for the youngsters, she’d sobbed bitterly, whereas her husband nobbed a few twentysomething publicist. yet as soon as she’d stopped bawling, over a few pint of tea and a few hazelnut tiffin, it transpired that she did in truth understand a great deal of humans within the zone; she may possibly flip the café into where to get your baby-shower tarts, your birthday icing; she may perhaps paintings simply the hours they have been searching for, she lived round the nook… “But she’s horrible,” Pearl mentioned. “That’s relatively vital. ” “She’s probably just a little wrapped up in herself correct now,” acknowledged soft-hearted Issy. “It’s lousy while anyone leaves you,” her voice tailed off momentarily, “or issues don’t determine. ” “Yes, it makes you actually impolite and selfish,” stated Pearl. “She doesn’t even desire the task. it's going to visit somebody who wishes it. ” “She says she does want it,” acknowledged Issy. “Apparently her husband advised her if she desires to hold the home with no struggle she must get off her arse and begin operating. ” “So she desires to swan approximately the following being snobby to people,” stated Pearl. “And she’ll are looking to introduce complete meal flour and raisins and wheatgrass juice and speak about BMIs and yap on and on all day. ” Issy was once torn. “I suggest, it’s in contrast to we’ve obvious a great deal of exceptional candidates,” she argued. “No one we’ve had in has been correct in any respect. And she’d be protecting loads of a while off, it’s unlike you’d need to see her that a lot. ” “This is a truly small retail space,” Pearl acknowledged darkly. And Issy sighed and get rid of making the choice for your time. - - - But issues didn’t ease off—which was once terrific, but additionally introduced its personal difficulties. Now it used to be telephones always ringing, and lists, and Issy falling asleep in the course of dinner, and Helena being out for all time, and he or she hadn’t visible Janey seeing that she’d had the child, and Tom and Carla had moved into their new position in Whitstable and he or she hadn’t even made it to their housewarming, and God, while she had 5 mins she used to be nonetheless lacking Graeme, or maybe simply lacking somebody, somebody, to carry her hand sometimes and inform her that every thing was once going to be o.k., yet she didn’t have time for that, didn’t have time for whatever, and every thing used to be simply increase and up.

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