Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe: A hilarious, fast-paced tale about starting over (A Novel with Recipes)

By Jenny Colgan

"A hilarious, fast moving myth approximately beginning over, ideal for enthusiasts of Sophie Kinsella. totally adorable."―Booklist

Issy Randall can bake. No, Issy can create stunning, mouthwateringly divine cakes. So while she loses her table task, she starts off her personal café and reveals lifestyles might be harder, and sweeter, than she ever dreamed.

After a youth spent in her liked Grampa Joe's bakery, Issy has certainly inherited his expertise. She's far better at baking than she is at submitting so while she's laid off from her table task, Issy comes to a decision to open her personal little café. yet she quickly learns that her piece-of-cake plan will take all of her braveness and confectionary expertise to steer clear of disaster.

Funny and sharp, Meet Me on the Cupcake Café is set how existence will possibly not continually flavor such as you anticipate, yet there is continuously room for dessert!

A clever, quirky modern cupcake ebook of recipes and friendship, lovers of Sophie Kinsella, X and X may be heading for his or her mixers to create a narrative as candy and complicated as Issy's.

Other books via Jenny Colgan:

Meet Me on the Cupcake Café – "A hilarious, fast paced fable approximately beginning over, excellent for enthusiasts of Sophie Kinsella. totally adorable."―Booklist
The most lovable Chocolate store in Paris – A heartwarming and bittersweet tale of affection misplaced and found
Sweetshop of desires – a captivating tale of nostalgic goodies and discovering your self in unforeseen locations

What readers are announcing approximately Meet Me on the Cupcake Café:

"quirky and adorable!"

"a actual to blame pleasure―with a bit romance thrown in at the side!"

"Part Romantic Comedy, half Chick-lit... a captivating story"

"This booklet is a wonderful cupcake: light, packed with flavour and with simply the correct amount of sweetness to make you smile."

"smart and funny"

"this is a certain needs to read, a true web page turner."

What reviewers are asserting approximately Meet Me on the Cupcake Café:

"[A] heartwarming tale a l. a. Bridget Jones' Diary... Colgan folds in a colourful solid of characters and whips up a simple, candy read."―USA Today

"A humorous novel approximately friendship, foodstuff and love... "―Kirkus

"A pleasant story... hot, humorous and well-written."―Fresh Fiction

"Absolutely adorable... charming... an endearing, pleasant read"―Silver's Reviews

What everyone seems to be announcing approximately Jenny Colgan:

"[A] heartwarming tale a l. a. Bridget Jones' Diary... Colgan folds in a colourful forged of characters and whips up a simple, candy read."―USA Today

"Absolutely adorable... charming... an endearing, pleasant read"―Silver's Reviews

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It’ll be all right,” she stated softly. Graeme shrugged it off, nearly rudely. “I know,” he acknowledged. - - - The rain bought heavier, if something, as they changed into the road close to Farringdon street that housed the workplaces of Kalinga Deniki estate administration, or KD because it was once identified. It used to be a pointy chew of recent glass, six tales excessive, that appeared misplaced one of the lower-set red-brick residences and workplaces. Graeme slowed the auto. “Would you mind…? ” “You’re now not critical, Graeme. ” “Come on! How would it not glance to the companions, me riding in within the morning with a few workplace clerk? ” He observed Issy’s face. “Sorry. workplace supervisor, I suggest. i do know it’s you. yet they won’t be aware of what to imagine, will they? ” He caressed her cheek in brief. “I’m sorry, Issy. yet I’m the boss, and if I begin condoning office romances…all hell will holiday unfastened. ” For a second, Issy felt successful. It was once a romance! formally! She knew it. no matter if Helena did sometimes suggest she used to be an fool, that it used to be only a handy factor for Graeme to have a spare ear round. as though studying her techniques, Graeme smiled at her, nearly guiltily. “It won’t be forever,” he acknowledged. yet he couldn’t deny the moderate aid he felt while she stepped out of the auto. - - - Issy stumbled in the course of the puddles. It was once hosing it down so demanding that very few mins’ jogging up Britton highway have been adequate to render her as thoroughly soaked as though she’d by no means had a boost in any respect. She ducked into the women’ bogs at the flooring ground, that have been state of the art (so site visitors may well by no means work out the way to activate the faucets or flush the bogs) and typically empty. a number of blasts of the hand dryer have been all she may perhaps muster for her hair. Oh nice, it was once going to appear like an entire frizzathon. while Issy took the time and correctly blow-dried her hair and used plenty of pricey items, it made attractive glossy ringlets that fell in tinkly twists round her neck. while she didn’t, which used to be so much days, she ran a big possibility of frizz, specially within the rainy. She checked out herself and sighed. Her hair seemed like she’d knitted it. The chilly wind had placed a few colour in her cheeks—Issy hated her propensity for blushing at every thing yet this wasn’t too bad—and her eco-friendly eyes, fringed with plenty of black mascara, have been positive, however the hair was once surely a catastrophe. She scrabbled round in her bag for a clip or hairband yet got here up empty-handed aside from a crimson elastic band dropped by way of the postman. that will need to do. It didn’t particularly pick her floral print gown and tight black cardigan, worn with thick black tights and black boots, however it must do. a bit past due, she acknowledged reliable morning to Jim, the doorman, and hopped the carry as much as the second one flooring, which used to be bills and admin. The salesmen and the builders had the ground above, however the atrium was once made up of good glass, which intended it was once regularly effortless to work out who was once round and approximately. Up at her table she nodded to her workmates, then learned with a begin that she used to be past due for the 9:30 assembly she used to be intended to be minuting, the assembly the place Graeme may speak about the result of the board assembly to employees decrease down the chain.

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