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  • Published: 24 March 2016
  • ISBN: 9781473508514
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 416

The Night That Changed Everything




An utterly charming and hilarious romantic comedy about one raw break-up from the talented author duo of The Best Thing That Never Happened to Me.

Rebecca is the only girl she knows who didn't cry at the end of Titanic. Ben is the only man he knows who did. Rebecca’s untidy but Ben doesn’t mind picking up her pieces. Ben is laid back by Rebecca keeps him on his toes. They're a perfect match.

Nothing can come between them. Or so they think.

When a throwaway comment reveals a secret from the past, their love story is rewritten.

Can they recover from the night that changed everything? And how do you forgive when you can’t forget?

The Night That Changed Everything is a funny, feel-good and bittersweet story, told in alternate chapters by Laura Tait and Jimmy Rice.

  • Pub date: 24 March 2016
  • ISBN: 9781473508514
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 416

About the Authors

Laura Tait

Laura Tait is a 32-year-old writer for Shortlist and Stylist magazines. Laura writes as part of a duo with her friend Jimmy Rice, and The Best Thing That Never Happened to Me is their first book together. Jimmy and Laura met studying journalism at Sheffield University, so sitting in pubs talking about life and love is something they've been doing for the last ten years. Not much has changed since they started their first book, except they take their laptops to the pub and write it all down.

Follow Laura on Twitter @LauraAndJimmy.

Jimmy Rice

Jimmy Rice was born in Grimsby in 1980 and now lives in London. He worked as a football reporter for seven years before writing The Best Thing That Never Happened To Me with Laura Tait.

Follow them on Twitter at @LauraAndJimmy. Jimmy also tweets @JimmyRiceWriter.


Praise for The Night That Changed Everything

“I absolutely loved it. Made me laugh and cry in equal measure.”

Phil Williams, BBC Radio 5 Live

“Romantic and funny with a heart-stopping twist - we adored it!”

Heat

“A love story, but also a study of the complex ecosystem of twentysomething friendship groups – there’s a lot here that will resonate”

Glamour

“Both Laura and Jimmy excel at writing sharp, witty romantic comedy . . . The Night That Changed Everything is a funny, bittersweet, opposites attract story.”

Sarra Manning, Red magazine

“Ben and Rebecca - their lives, their friends, their relationship - are so cleverly and realistically drawn that you'll believe every line. There's also a cracking good plot! I honestly couldn't put it down.”

Katy Regan

“This heartwarming book is a funny, brilliant read.”

Stylist

“A thoroughly enjoyable anti-romcom which chronicles a breakup instead of a romance. Smart and funny”

Julie Cohen

“A brilliant story with an ending you won't expect.”

Bella

“So, so funny. I loved it.”

Anna McPartlin

“Cleverly written [with] an ending you won't expect.”

Sunday Express

“Funny and warm, the book's alternating his-and-hers chapters will keep you guessing about the fate of their relationship until the end.”

Mail on Sunday


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