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Up Close and Personal: What Helen Did Next

3.88  ·  Rating Details ·  17 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
The insightful, sometimes painful and often hilarious antics and musings of Helen Sloane, as she struggles to find love, battles with grief and juggles life as a social worker and member of New Wave Christian Fellowship at Frenton-on-Sea.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published November 3rd 2011 by Authentic (first published July 1st 2011)
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Sue
Dec 03, 2013 Sue rated it really liked it
In this novel, which is the direct sequel to 'Helen Sloan's Diary', Helen has to deal with her two closest friends getting married, her pastor and his wife moving away, and being on the selection committee for a new pastor. She also has to deal with an ex-boyfriend who has come back into her life, with a girl she visits as social worker, and also with a new and rather attractive surfer who she spots at the beach… and it's all written in diary form.

I found myself believing more in Helen than I d
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Feb 17, 2016 Rachel Parsons rated it really liked it
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Definitely better than the first book because the characters had been established! Again, well worth a read, really gripping and well written. Enjoyed it thoroughly. For thoughts on the genre, please see previous review. I am only sad that there isn't another instalment in this series!
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