Faced with the stark contrast between the glamorous dreams of her fifteen-year-old self and the present, Claire Cooper is forced to make some life-changing decisions in Linda Green's fantastic new novel. When Claire discovers a sealed envelope containing a long-forgotten 'dream list' she wrote as an idealistic fifteen-year-old, she begins to wonder how the reality of her life turned out to be so different. What happened to the handsome footballer husband, the high-powered law job and the beautiful Georgian townhouse she had her heart set on all those years ago? Recently divorced and going nowhere fast, Claire returns to her hometown, determined to get her life back on track. But could her obsession with past dreams and lost love ruin her only chance of true happiness?
Linda Green's first publication came at age thirteen when her 'Ode to Gary Mabbutt' won second prize in the Tottenham Weekly Herald's 'My Favourite Player' competition. She went on to become an award-winning journalist and has written for the Guardian, the Independent on Sunday and The Big Issue. Linda lives in West Yorkshire, is married to a sports photographer for a well-known national newspaper and has a two-year-old son.