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Just the Two of Us

Just the Two of Us

‘It hooked me from the start
Sue Moorcroft

‘An uplifting love story that could not be more timely’
Eva Woods

‘I absolutely loved it’
Ella Dove


It’s never too late to fall back in love . . .

Julie and Michael Marshall have been married for thirty-four years. They’ve stayed together through thick and thin, through better and worse – and, for the last few years, it has mostly been worse.

As their thirty-fifth wedding anniversary approaches, Julie realises something: she doesn’t want to pretend anymore. Divorce papers at the ready, she’s just about to have The Talk with Michael when everything changes.

Lockdown begins and Julie and Michael face the greatest terror they can imagine: uninterrupted time with one another.

But, when stripped of all distraction and forced to meet eyes across the dinner table, could it be that Julie and Michael might find a way back to where they first began?


A joyful and uplifting romance about rediscovering love when you least expect it, which will make you laugh, make you cry and lift your spirits . . .

‘So relatable, so emotional, so good’
Tracy Bloom

‘Witty, insightful and heart-warming’
Culture Fly

‘A fabulous, heartwarming story’
Julie Houston

What readers are saying about Just the Two of Us:

Utterly brilliant . . . It made me laugh out loud and also moved me to tears, will definitely recommend this book to everyone I know

A super novel . . . Amusing in places, sad in others, this really is the novel to read now

I was completely immersed in the story from the start!

Made me smile, laugh and root for the characters . . . the perfect read for the current times

A wonderful love story! Funny, moving and feel-good . . . had me laughing out loud

Very enjoyable . . . A lovely romance plot

Highly relatable, heartwarming and emotionally charged . . . perfectly timed for the situation the world currently finds ourselves in’

Really good read. Would recommend to friends and family’

Funny and it was nice to relate to people in the same boat as you’
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Romance / Adult & Contemporary Romance

On Sale: 20th August 2020

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780349427744


If you like emotionally intelligent books with a dash of reality, don't miss Just the Two of Us. It hooked me from the start
Sue Moorcroft
So relatable, so emotional, so good
Tracy Bloom
A fabulous, heartwarming story . . . Jo Wilde has cleverly and humorously described the vagaries of being with a long-standing partner in lockdown
Julie Houston
An uplifting love story that could not be more timely or relatable
Eva Woods
I absolutely loved it. The characters are so vivid and real and Jo Wilde has hit the zeitgeist of lockdown in a brilliantly emotive way
Ella Dove
Exactly the sort of witty, insightful and heart-warming book for these solitary times
Culture Fly
A brilliantly warm story for our times
People's Friend
A hilarious and uplifting story about what happens after 'happy ever after'
Chat Magazine
This book transcends the story of the recent pandemic to become the heartbreaking story of two warm, lovely people who have forgotten how to communicate . . . A gentle, touching story that's very pertinent to our times
NFOP Magazine