Have you ever wondered what your ex is up to? When Nell was a student, she and Patrick were a serious item. They were inseparable, and she really thought he was The One. But then Alex came along the safer, more restful option, and thanks to her over-controlling mother she opted for him instead. Now nothing is going right. Alex has left her to live in New York with a younger, blonder woman. Escaping to the Caribbean for a recuperative holiday, she is mugged at Gatwick and her bag is stolen. It s crisis time and she makes two decisions- First she will take lessons in self-defence. econd she will try and find Patrick again. Is she trying to put the past behind her- or setting out to ruin her future?
Judy Astley has been writing novels since 1990, following several years as a dressmaker, illustrator, painter and parent. She has two grown-up daughters and lives in London and Cornwall with her husband. Her own exes are safely consigned to the distant past and she wishes them well. For more information on Judy Astley and her books, see her website at www.judyastley.com