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When city-girl Amber arrives to spend the summer in the village of Fiddlesticks, the only stars she recognises are the ones she reads about in her glossy celeb magazines. So she is stunned to find herself surrounded by a collection of nice bit eccentric neighbours who organise their entire lives around constellation customs and the astral calendar. In Fiddlesticks, every w ...more
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Published October 1st 2005 by Piatkus Books (first published August 1st 2005)
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Chanpreet
Jun 23, 2011 Chanpreet rated it it was amazing
Amber is a twenty something city girl who's moved in with her late grandmother's best friend after losing her family to a nomadic life in Spain, her job, and her man, who turned out to be cheating. Amber is is definitely suffering from culture shock and can't help but be skeptical about the characters she meets and their acceptance of magic. Then things happen that are beyond rational belief, and she begins to wonder...what if? Zillah, a fifty-year old, has lived in Fiddlesticks for 30 years, an ...more
Megan Readinginthesunshine
Aug 25, 2012 Megan Readinginthesunshine rated it it was amazing
I cannot describe how much I love this book! I enjoy all of Christina's novels but Seeing Stars will always have a special place in my heart.

It was such a magical story, took me on a wonderful journey and I couldn't put it down! The characters were fantastic! I really got behind Amber as she explored her new surroundings and adjusted to her new life. I fell in love with Lewis (who wouldn't?!), and the residents of fiddlesticks were so funny, warm and welcoming that I desperately wanted to move
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Roberta Gellelhoo.com
Jun 09, 2014 Roberta Gellelhoo.com rated it really liked it
Fantastic great read storyline original and romantic. Goes down well during the summer period. Loved it..
Francesca
Apr 17, 2015 Francesca rated it it was amazing
Lovely ! Everybody should have a little magic in life! Right?
Sharon
Jul 30, 2014 Sharon rated it liked it
enjoyable fairy tale !!
Tasneem
Another lovely romance with a touch of Magic by Christina Jones. I really liked Amber, she is such a cool character. A definitely easy read.
30-07-2013 - A second re-read later and I'm in love with Lewis and the people of Berkshire. Everyone is slightly mad and utterly fabulous. Big Ida Thomm, Mitzi Blessing, everyone is just too fabulous for words.
Rachelle Alinsod
Feb 12, 2013 Rachelle Alinsod rated it liked it
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It made me wonder if astral magic could be true. And if it is, i guess i'll be wishing for a guy like Lewis. The ending is quite predictable. But it amused me how the Amber-Lewis love story ended.
Steveyp
Sep 01, 2010 Steveyp rated it it was amazing
One of my favourites this year! Magic and twee with a dose of realism, predictable but who cares? Loved it so much I need to read Hubble Bubble next.
Natasha
Paused for holiday June 25th 2012.
Resumed August 29th 2012.
On hold due to loss of interest on August 31st.
Maja
Jun 24, 2013 Maja rated it liked it
It's just really really funny at times. I love it, although it's hard to consider it a literary work of art.
Fluffychick
Feb 23, 2009 Fluffychick rated it really liked it
More of the same from Christina Jones - seemed a bit slow to get going, but enjoyable fun.
CLM
Apr 25, 2009 CLM rated it liked it
Shelves: fiction, uk, series
I liked this British chick lit author much better before her characters became so New Agey.
Sarah
Dec 13, 2014 Sarah rated it liked it
Not as good as other Christina Jones books in my opinion but still an enjoyable read :)
Shelleyrae at Book'd Out
A little twee for me, a bit crowded with characters but an ok read
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good book to show from a young ladies point of viw
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it was as good as it was the first time around!
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I've written all my life, but only became a published novelist in 1997. Before that, I wrote short stories and newspaper articles for pin money while doing a series of naff jobs. In fact I've had twenty seven jobs and been sacked from nineteen of them for writing when I should have been working. I've been, among other things, a shop assistant, waitress, cleaner, secretary, factory worker, market-r ...more
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