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Good Grief

Good Grief

Returning from the memorial service for her husband, a tough tabloid editor cut down in his prime, June Pepper sets about following his instructions to keep a journal as therapy. But both grief and the journal prove elusive. Distracted by a problem stepdaughter and by a liaison with a man she discovers wearing one of her husband’s old suits, June finds bereavement far from straightforward. And as she empties skeletons from closets, she learns there is far more to life than death.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Modern & Contemporary Fiction (post C 1945)

On Sale: 27th March 2014

Price: £9.99

ISBN-13: 9781444753974


Touching, hilarious . . . a journey of hope and courage
The Times
Waterhouse sparkles in this fictional diary of a newly-bereaved widow
Daily Express
Often moving, often comic . . . The strength of this novel lies in pathos and in its onwards-and-ever-upwards, day-to-day detail
Literary Review
A realistic view of bereavement, full of humour
Mail on Sunday
Beautifully written
Sunday Independent (Ireland)