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Meredith, Alone

(2022)
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For anyone who has lost hope, Meredith will help you find it . . . Discover the most uplifting and unforgettable debut of the summer

NAMED 'ONE TO WATCH' IN GRAZIA, CULTUREFLY, THE BOOKSELLER AND BY THE BBC

'Gorgeous. I shed tears. Very, very touching, sweet and hopeful' MARIAN KEYES
'Heartbreaking and glorious . . . [An] absolute joy of a novel' HEAT, 'BOOK OF THE WEEK'
'Beautiful, moving and unexpectedly timely. It's such a pleasure to spend time in Meredith's world' DAISY BUCHANAN
'Touching and funny and sad and hopeful. I loved Meredith, Alone so much!' JANE FALLON
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Meredith Maggs hasn't left her house in 1,214 days.But she insists she isn't alone.

She has her cat, Fred. Her friend Sadie visits when she can. There's her online support group, StrengthInNumbers. She has her jigsaws, favourite recipes, her beloved Emily Dickinson, the internet, the Tesco delivery man and her treacherous memories for company.

But something's about to change.

First, new friends Tom and Celeste burst into her life. Then an estranged sister she hasn't spoken to in years.

Suddenly her carefully curated home is no longer a safe place to hide.

Whether Meredith likes it or not, the world is coming to her door . . .
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'Absolutely gorgeous. If you like a book that makes you feel all the feels, this is the one to go for' Miranda Dickinson

'A touching novel about family, friendship and being in the world, full of warmth' i

'I laughed, I cried, and I bowed down to the brilliant author of this brilliant book' Gillian McAllister, bestselling author of That Night

'Thought provoking, relatable and hopeful. Ultimately this is a very human novel with a huge amount of heart' Culturefly, 'Books To Look Forward To'

'A gorgeous, charming novel . . . Sweet, moving, funny and hopeful, with a courageous heroine who sweeps you up in her story' Jennifer Saint, Sunday Times bestselling author of Ariadne

'This will be big' The Bookseller Editor's Choice



Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"Meredith, Alone is beautiful, moving and unexpectedly timely and this time next summer everyone is going to know Claire Alexander's name. It's such a pleasure to spend time in Meredith's world." - Daisy Buchanan

"I loved Meredith, Alone so much! Touching and funny and sad and hopeful. I have a Meredith shaped hole in my life now I've finished it." - Jane Fallon

"Gorgeous. I shed tears. Very, very touching, sad, sweet and hopeful." - Marian Keyes

"I laughed, I cried, and I bowed down to the brilliant author of this brilliant book." - Gillian McAllister

"A gorgeous, charming novel . . . Sweet, moving, funny and hopeful, with a courageous heroine who sweeps you up in her story." - Jennifer Saint


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November 2022 : USA Hardback
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Title: Meredith, Alone
Author(s): Claire Alexander
ISBN: 1-5387-0994-5 / 978-1-5387-0994-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
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June 2022 : UK Hardback
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Title: Meredith, Alone: The most uplifting and beautifully written debut of the summer
Author(s): Claire Alexander
ISBN: 0-241-54240-5 / 978-0-241-54240-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph
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June 2022 : UK Paperback
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Title: Meredith, Alone: The most uplifting and beautifully written debut of the summer
Author(s): Claire Alexander
ISBN: 0-241-54241-3 / 978-0-241-54241-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph
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November 2022 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Meredith, Alone
Author(s): Claire Alexander
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June 2022 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Meredith, Alone
Author(s): Claire Alexander
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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June 2022 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Meredith, Alone
Author(s): Claire Alexander
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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June 2022 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Meredith, Alone
Author(s): Claire Alexander
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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November 2022 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Meredith, Alone
Author(s): Claire Alexander
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Title: Meredith, Alone: The most uplifting and beautifully written debut of the summer
Author(s): Claire Alexander
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU