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Manic Mondays

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Catherine has everything a modern girl needs – a successful business, idyllic family life and even an Aga in the kitchen! But this all changes one Monday, after her husband decides to leave her for the cleaner. All of a sudden Catherine's life is turned upside down. She is left to raise her baby daughter alone, rebuild a tattered career, while trying to avoid the attention ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published July 7th 2014 by Candy Jar Books (first published May 21st 2014)
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Jul 01, 2014 rated it really liked it
Workaholic Catherine finds her life in tatters when out of the blue her Husband, James, announces that he is leaving her and their baby daughter, Madeline, for the office cleaner.
Apart from sharing a home, a life and a child together, Catherine and James also own a successful business, Marketing Matrix. After it becomes clear that the pair can’t run a business together as a separated couple Catherine packs her bags and leaves everything behind to start a new life with Maddy. But can she cope as
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Jun 26, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: chick-lit
In her old life, Catherine thought she was doing everything right, happily married, raising a daughter and the owner of a very successful marketing business. After her husband announces he wants out and wants to be with someone else, she is devastated. She walks away from her home and the business and she and her daughter start over in a new town. In her new life, she meets new friends and pursues new career options while trying to steer clear of Mike, a man she realizes she is attracted to, but ...more
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Jul 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Manic Mondays is a contemporary read. Catherine loved Mondays, she loved going back to work when most of the nation hated returning to work on a Monday. She loved being Managing Director of Marketing Matrix. But all that changed one Monday in August.

Husband and business partner James left Catherine and their baby daughter to shack up with the cleaner. At 36 years old he said he needed at break from them both. Shocked to the core Catherine runs away to the city. Alone and seriously depressed, eac
Sep 17, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Catherine is left holding the baby in this fun novel which sees her having to start again with a new life back in town. After her husband makes the decision to go off with the cleaner after she spends too much time making their business a success to give him the attention he needs she leaves with her daughter Madeleine for rented accommodation and a new job. Making friends along the way she realises she can cope without him and despite the feelings still being there she can’t get passed his betr ...more
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