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Forgive Me Not

Published by Canelo US
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About The Book

How far would you go to make amends? When Emma returns home after a battle with addiction, she will have to figure that out.

When Emma left her home at Foxglove Farm, she’d let down and hurt those who cared for her most. Now, two years later, she’s ready to face up to her past. But her return causes more problems than she could have foreseen. The people she knew and loved aren’t ready to forget, let alone forgive. And the one person she wants to reconnect with the most—her mother—can’t remember who she is. Just as Emma starts to rebuild trust, a family secret is revealed and a shocking past crime threaten her newly forged future.

This extraordinary novel is perfect for readers of Ruth Hogan and Amanda Prowse.

About The Author

Samantha Tonge is an author from the United Kingdom. Her passion, second to spending time with her husband and children, is writing. When not writing she passes her days traveling, cycling, baking, and drinking coffee. Her bestselling debut novel, Doubting Abbey, was shortlisted for the Festival of Romantic Fiction best Ebook award. Her novel Game of Scones won the LoveStories Awards Best Romantic Ebook category, and Knowing You won the 2020 RNA Romantic Thriller Award.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Canelo US (September 12, 2023)
  • Length: 304 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781667205403

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Raves and Reviews

Both touching and thought-provoking with its real-life issues. Emma's story - especially her experiences of rough sleeping - will stay with me for a long time.

– Jennifer Joyce, Author of The Bed and Breakfast by the Sea

Thought-provoking and emotional, Forgive Me Not is a brave and sensitively handled story about one woman's journey home from addiction. There's an honesty in Samantha Tonge's writing that resonated with me, and I cried more than once reading this book.

– Fiona Harper, author of The Memory Collector

Easily one of the best books I've read this year.

– Rachel's Random Reads

A compelling read, utterly unputdownable; prepare to have your heartstrings pulled and your perceptions challenged.

– Fiona Collins, author of The Sister Swap

Forgive Me Not is a brave and beautiful book that tackles difficult themes with grace and compassion. It portrays the cruelty and fallibility of human nature against the backdrop of the powerful dual forces of forgiveness and hope, to tell a story that will stay with me for some time. Highly recommended.

– Rachel Burton, author of The Many Colours of Us

Samantha Tonge has created something unique and magical in Forgive Me Not. It's a one-of-a-kind read!

– Laurie Ellingham, author of One Endless Summer

A poignant, bittersweet story of finding forgiveness in the hardest of places--home.

– Kate Hewitt, author of A Mother's Goodbye

A touching, poignant read with real heart about the choices we make, the second chances we hope for and the power of forgiveness.

– Annie Lyons, author of The Happiness Lot

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