A Perfect Proposal – Katie Fforde. Sophie Apperly is young, attractive, practical, domestic & totally unappreciated by her academic family. Following on from the recent Katie Fforde thead, I have just finished reading my free copy of her new book ‘A Perfect Proposal’. (Thanks Charlotte!). Fforde’s latest is a rambling, bighearted novel in which a young Londoner becomes entangled with a wealthy American family.

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I can not tell you how many times I have re-read kagie books. So when her friend invites her to New York, she jumps at the chance of leaving England. Don’t have a Kindle? I’m sorry that was me falling asleep because he was ffordde boring. Her family take her for granted and soon pack her off to look after her rich uncle, which is where Soph I have recently found myself reading many of Katie Fforde books.

Art History News – by Bendor Grosvenor. I’m not sure if it improves half way through or if I finally got used to the clunky, wordy style. And there is a good happily ever after ending.


A Misty Lakeside Walk. I mean, I properly love her!

Around ffforde same time Sophie is with her uncle, she had an opportunity to stay in NYC as a nanny. I adored the characters —even the ones we are supposed to dislike! Also -also, she totally heard Ali telling Rich Boy that Sophie had a boyfriend.

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She is a wizard at keeping children entertained during grown up parties and a pro at helping those parties go off prpposal a hitch. At 22, Sophie may be the youngest, but she is the most frugal and thrifty, knowing she must live within her Katie Fforde is my go to author for everything cute and adorable. Except worse, because this plot. I did not see how Sophie’s presence in the US would fforxe helped the resolution of the oil rights. If you liked that movie, then you might like this I think.

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I have recently found myself reading many of Katie Fforde books. Recently her old hobbies of ironing and housework have given way to singing, Flamenco q and husky racing. The birds and the Merry Christmas and Festive Tunes. What was it about Luke that caused her fall in love with him?? Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

A Perfect Proposal by Katie Fforde – book review

This was sweet romance book. The Secret History by Donna Tartt. I am delighted to be able matie offer to them evidence to the contrary in the form of A Perfect Proposal.

And since Sophie chose not to go to “uni” and instead focus on her talents of altering thrift store clothing into masterpieces, cooking, mending, cleaning, and generally running th I don’t quite know what to say about The Perfect Proposal. Read more Read less.

Sophie cooks, cleans, sews, is not very bright, and did I mention is a looker? It’s all backwards and forwards about these two, frankly disinteresting, projects that the book could probably do without. Jan 11, Crazy for Books Stephanie rated it liked it Shelves: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. So much so that Matilda invites Sophie to spend Thanksgiving in Connecticut with her and her family. She even has evil, money-grubbing, dismissive, and borderline emotionally abusive family members!

It will also leave you wanting to read more of Katie Fforde’s novels so you could always take a look at Going Dutch or Wedding Season. A Perfect Proposal was a mish mash right from the beginning. Her sister is fellow writer Jane Gordon-Cumming. She is, basically, a Disney Princess. The whole thing could have been resolved if she’d crawled out of the bushes and been like ‘ha! I really enjoy Katie FForde books, and this one did not let me down.

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I cannot believe this book got published. The nanny job alone was flimsy reason — she could have gotten a job anywhere. I found the book paced on evenly without having any low points to the book and I didn’t feel at any point as if the boo was being rushed.

The day thou gavest Don’t downplay the fact that he basically perfet her. There was one sour note in the later portions of the book and a substantial portion at that –triggering one of my bigger pet peeves: So when an evening at an art gallery throws her into the path of Matilda, a spirited old lady who invites her to Connecticut for Thanksgiving, Sophie willingly accepts, much to the dismay of Matilda’s grandson Luke. Her grandfather fforce Sir William Gordon-Cumming.

It was somewhat mitigated in this case by allowing Sophie to firm up some of her resolve in forging her own path. Sweet, daffy Sophie stays that way prkposal the novel. That takes real skill. Sophie accepts the job, but when she arrives, the job is no longer available. Until Sophie goes to meet her Uncle Eric, the story is a bit boring. The Eclectic Book Gatherer. In the middle of a Melbourne winter, it’s lovely to know I can look forward to a new Katie Fforde every year.