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The Life and Soul of the Party

(2008)
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Meet Melissa and Paul: Five years after they split up he's still looking for love in all the wrong places while she wants the one thing she can't have: Paul.

Meet Chris and Vicky: They're so in tune they even brush their teeth in time with each other. So what is Chris doing risking it all for a meaningless affair?

Meet Cooper and Laura: He wants to settle down, she wants to take a grown-up gap year but can their relationship really survive a year apart?

Set across a year of leaving dos, birthday parties and anniversary celebrations The Life and Soul of the Party is a warm, funny and moving tale celebrating love, life and those special moments we've all spent in the kitchen at parties.

Genre: General Fiction

Praise for this book

"What I love about Mike Gayle is the way he seamlessly blends humour and sensitivity - his books are always rip-roaringly funny, yet so humane too." - Freya North


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April 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Life and Soul of the Party
Author(s): Mike Gayle
ISBN: 0-340-82544-8 / 978-0-340-82544-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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April 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Life and Soul of the Party
Author(s): Mike Gayle
ISBN: 0-340-89567-5 / 978-0-340-89567-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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August 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Life and Soul of the Party
Author(s): Mike Gayle
ISBN: 0-340-82543-X / 978-0-340-82543-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Audio Editions

October 2009 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Life and Soul of the Party (unabridged audio book)
Author(s): Mike Gayle, narrated by Multiple Narrators
ISBN: 1-4074-3959-6 / 978-1-4074-3959-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audio Books
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January 1925 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Life and Soul of the Party
Author(s): Mike Gayle
ISBN: 1-84032-709-X / 978-1-84032-709-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

December 2012 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Life and Soul of the Party
Author(s): Mike Gayle
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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December 2012 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Life and Soul of the Party
Author(s): Mike Gayle
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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