Jenny Colgan

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Jenny Colgan


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in Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, The United Kingdom
January 01, 1972

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Jenny T. Colgan was born in 1972 in Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK. After studying at Edinburgh University, she worked for six years in the health service, moonlighting as a cartoonist and a stand-up comic, before the publication of her first novel Amanda's Wedding in 2000. In 2013, her novel "Welcome to Rosie Hopkin's Sweetshop of Dreams" won the Romantic Novel of the Year Award by the Romantic Novelists' Association. She is now working on her next novel.

She mostly lives in France, with frequent visits to London. She occasionally writes for The Guardian newspaper, as well as a TV series.

Her Doctor Who novel Dark Horizons is published under the name Jenny T. Colgan.

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Sunday Times bestselling author Jenny Colgan returns with an hilarious, heartwarming, happy-ever-after as Nina follows her heart – and her dreams – to a new life in the countryside.


Given a back-room computer job when the beloved Birmingham library she works in turns into a downsized retail complex, Nina misses her old role terribly – dealing with people, greeting her regulars, making sure every...

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Meet Me at the Cupcake Café...

3.89 avg rating — 7,850 ratings — published 2011 — 25 editions
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Little Beach Street Bakery ...

3.95 avg rating — 5,530 ratings — published 2014 — 20 editions
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Welcome to Rosie Hopkins' S...

3.96 avg rating — 3,589 ratings — published 2012 — 18 editions
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The Loveliest Chocolate Sho...

3.85 avg rating — 3,580 ratings — published 2013 — 18 editions
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Christmas at the Cupcake Ca...

3.89 avg rating — 3,047 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
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Amanda's Wedding

3.38 avg rating — 2,374 ratings — published 2000 — 32 editions
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Christmas at Rosie Hopkins’...

4.08 avg rating — 1,716 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Diamonds Are A Girl's Best ...

3.76 avg rating — 1,436 ratings — published 2009 — 11 editions
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Where Have All the Boys Gone?

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Summer at Little Beach Stre...

4.05 avg rating — 1,624 ratings — published 2015 — 11 editions
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“I have a head for business and a body for sin. Unfortunately, the sin appears to be gluttony.”
Jenny Colgan, Meet Me at the Cupcake Café

“Life was always easier, reflected Issy, when you were carrying a large Tupperware full of cakes. Everyone was happy to see you then.”
Jenny Colgan, Meet Me at the Cupcake Café

“We'd even devised the Buffy scale of life relationships: you start off wanting Xander, spend your twenties going out with Spike and setttle down with giles.”
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