This festive season we are all looking for those perfect gifts to make our close and loved ones smile. Why not explore our gift shop for a range of books that would make an ideal present. Here are a few highlights:
What will happen to you in London if you rescue a parrot and your husband protests? What if your parents, having moved to England from Hong Kong, decide to open a take-away, with the only goal – to finance your career, even if you don’t want one? What if you forget to put your underwear away at a London gym? Or if you suddenly have a nightmare about the end of the world and start saving bees? And when everything is over, and you finally lie down on a disposable sheet, will the hair removal specialist convince you that you are doing great? Or will you continue, like Alice, chasing after the White Rabbit? Find out more and order here.
London, England, 2021. The protagonist (and also the author) Alisa Zotimova is 41, owns her own real estate business, has a young son Leo, and a loving husband Artem. Alisa is happy. But what is happiness? To adapt and succeed in a foreign country and culture; to win in a heavily men-dominated industry; to be financially independent, but not to scare away a worthy suitor and friends… Is there anything else left to strive for? And why is she not in her homeland Russia? In the course of the book, the author discovers and crystallises the answers along with her readers. Find out more and order here.