'An unputdownable tale of redemption and hard-won wisdom, this is a book that speaks for us all wherever we are in our lives. Milly Johnson always delivers an absolutely cracking read'
– Katie Fforde
‘The main characters are wise, loveable and so relatable. The humour is down to earth, the emotions are real and the storyline compelling. No one else writes quite like Milly and, with The Woman in the Middle, she has produced yet another winner’
– Jill Mansell
'Written from the heart ... honest, inspirational and great fun ... I loved it'
– Janie Millman
'This book is delicious. As moreish as a freshly made sandwich, full of your favourite filling. It's well worth the wait and joyous to bite into'
– Jo Thomas
‘Immensely relatable, tender and wise; Milly’s magic sparkles from every page’
– Cathy Bramley
‘A complex family drama with a big heart, a light touch and lots of surprises’
– Veronica Henry
'The perfect pick-me-up that you won't be able to put down. I loved it'
– Matt Dunn
'Milly Johnson gets better and better with every novel she writes. Filled with her trademark humour and populated with a cast of larger-than-life yet utterly realistic characters, this is a story full of wisdom and redemption. It’s a warm, touching read and you’ll be longing for Shay to find her own happy ending'
– Anne Cater, S Magazine
'A heartwarming tale about loss, love and second chances, that many women will relate to'
– The Sun
'Warm and hugely relatable, this is a must-read'
– Fabulous Magazine
'This absorbing book reminds us to be honest and true to ourselves'
– Woman's Weekly
'A brilliant read'
'If you need a page-turner, then look no further. . . Emotional and heartwarming, it’s another gem from Johnson'
'With Milly’s trademark warm wit and wisdom'
– My Weekly Special
'Bestselling author Milly Johnson is back with another poignant tale'
– OK! Magazine
'With well-drawn, believable characters, this moving story of love, friendship and family life is unputdownable'
‘A life-affirming emotional journey – a wonderful read!’
– Trisha Ashley
'the latest heartwarming, relatable read from bestseller Milly Johnson'
'a festive tale...with a deft sprinkling of magic'
– The Christmas Magazine
'A beautiful, heart-felt, wise, want-to-hug-the-book-when-you-finish kind of book’
– Miranda Dickinson, author of Our Story
'A relatable, beautifully funny and charming read. With Milly Johnson’s trademark feel-good spirit, it makes you laugh in all the right places while leaving food for thought after the last page'
'Milly Johnson has come up trumps again with this poignant story . . . Warm, relatable characters ensure this tender story stays with you long after the final page. A perfect read from one of my favourite writers'
– My Weekly, Editor's Pick
'a gripping read'
– Pick Me Up