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Elsie McArthur is an independent author of women's fiction. After studying law at university, and then re-training as a primary school teacher, she now lives in the Highlands of Scotland with her husband, two kids, a couple of badly behaved dogs and a cat with a superiority complex. As well as continuing to work part time as a teacher, she is now indulging in her first love of writing. Her first book, 'The Back Up Plan', was released in January 2020. Her second novel, 'Love, on the Rocks' - a tale of love, loss and starting over set on the remote Scottish island of Inniscreag - is due for release in Summer 2020. ...more

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"Elsie McArthur delivers the same warm wit and humour as my favourites: Katie Fforde, Lindsey Kelk and Jenny Colgan."

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I really enjoyed this heartwarming story. I was hooked from the very first page. Can't wait to read more from this author. "
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Fab storyline, kept me wondering and hoping that they'd get together. Struggled with reading Marsaili every time, even though it was explained it was pronounced Marsley as in Parsley, I still read it as Marsaylee 😁 Really enjoyable read." Read more of this review »
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There were so many lines In this story I could relate to, “if it’s important to you it’s important to me” is what every girl wants her man to say right? And “whats for you will not pass you by” words that I live by with a slightly diffe" Read more of this review »
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