The Giver of Stars
Alice leaves her home behind to marry wealthy American Bennett van Cleve. But Baileyville, Kentucky, is not the adventure she hoped for. Until she meets Margery who is on a mission to spread the wonder of books and reading to the poor and lost. Trekking through wild mountain forests, Alice, Margery and their fellow sisters of the trail discover freedom, friendship and a life to call their own.
Jojo Moyes is a novelist and journalist. Her books include the bestsellers Me Before You, After You and Still Me, The Girl You Left Behind, The One Plus One and her short story collection Paris for One and Other Stories. The Giver of Stars is her most recent bestseller and Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick. Her novels have been translated into forty-six languages, have hit the number one spot in twelve countries and have sold over thirty-eight million copies worldwide.
Me Before You has now sold over fourteen million copies worldwide and was adapted into a major film starring Sam Claflin and Emilia Clarke. Jojo lives in Essex.