This book is now a Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for romance and it s also MY Goodreads Choice for romance meaning this is very good and I enjoyed reading it and also Goodreads was involved When I first read the synopsis of this book I thought I think I ll like this very muchThen I read a little bit of it and thought Actually I do not think this is going it and thought Actually I do not think this is going go very well In fact I think this is going *to go rather badly Then I finished it and thought As I said and as I a liar always believed I *go rather badly Then I finished it and thought As I said and as I a liar always believed I I liked this very muchWhen I saw this book about two Jesus Calling people who don t know each other who share a flat one has it in the day and one at night and that they communicate via Post It notes until they inevitably fall in love I believe it is impossible to conduct epistolary interactions with someone over a longeriod of time and not fall in love with them I believed this would be light and fluffy and adorable and just what I neededThis was not very light Nor was it very fluffy Actually it was very stressful and angsty and emotional But it was what I neededThis is a very heartfelt and well done story about supportive love and Ebeles Favourite people healing from abuse and trauma and just all around character development joy But a lot of suffering before we get to the joyartIt is just so very good SO much better than I expectedBottom line LIKE I SAID MY GOODREADS CHOICE re reviewall right i admit it i m swooningreview to come 4 stars i m a simple girl i read a scary book then i immediately read a rom com to soothe my cowardly soul now available in both hardback and eBook format in the UK IrelandYasssssss Oh I have been waiting for a book like this one to come along FOR YEARS The Flatshare is exactly what I want from a romantic comedydramedy type book It s got hugely likeable rotagonists in the form of Tiffy and Leon a highly original setup for the meeting of these two It s weird how easily you can get to know someone from the traces they leave behind The best kinds of books are those that surprise you with their The Quiet Front perfection I was expecting this to be a cutesy light hearted read It was and it wasn t The characters were complex than. Tiffy and Leon share an apartment Tiffy and Leon have never metAfter a bad breakup Tiffy Moore needs alace to live Fast And cheap But the apartments in her budget have her wondering if astonishingly colored mold on the walls counts as artDesperation makes her open minded so she answers an ad for a flatshare Leon a night shift worker will take the apart. I had anticipated and so was the lot Tiffy is desperate for a Introduction to Modern Information Retrieval place to live and Leon is short on cash They come to an odd arrangement They will share not only a flat but the same bed Leon has the flat for the day until he starts his shift at the hospital and Tiffy gets it at night But the strangestart of the arrangement is that they never meet What starts as leaving a note to remember to leave the toilet seat down turns into a correspondence between friends Both have their own life When Miss Gangster Meets Her Match problems to deal with and it was so beautiful to see how they supported and helped one another A book with a written correspondence between the main characters are one of my favourite kinds Be it email or letter or text I just love seeing how twoeople can form a bond withought having seen each other Leon s chapters were very different in style The sentences were shorter and direct and I liked how they conveyed his way of thinking The two POV s were distinct and I loved how you could clearly tell them apart While this style of writing robably isn t everyone s cup of tea I enjoyed the hell out of it I am so glad I read this It is being added to my favourites list and I will definitely give it a reread I can t wait to see what else Beth O leary *Has In Store For *in store for TW EMOTIONAL ABUSE EMOTIONAL MANIPULATION STALKINGPre weekend buddy read with my gal Warda Three dull unsatisfied stars gave my shiny lace in the minority among the readers who gave so much stars to this one I mostly like chic lit books especially written by Irish and British writers I like Marian Keyes books which shouldn t be defined as soft chic lit ones because of the characters heavy baggages and emotional roblems alcoholism denial the dead of loved ones abuse victimsOn this book our heroine Tiffi suffers from emotional abuse and with flashbacks of her relationship she starts to realize she was gaslighted by her ex s manipulative lies But the way of storytelling about the heroine
S Trauma Wasn T trauma wasn t enough it didn t make me feel sorry for her I found her emotional turmoil a little superficial and unreliableAnd of course I didn t like our hero so much I found. Ment during the day and Tiffy can have it nights and weekends He’ll only ever be there when she’s at the office In fact they’ll never even have to meetTiffy and Leon start writing each other notes – first about what day is garbage day and olitely establishing what leftovers are up for grabs and the evergreen uestion of whether the toilet seat sh. .
Beth OLeary ✓ 9 downloadHim a little indecisive assive boring At the end as *Soon As He Thought He Was Rejected By Heroine He *as he thought he was rejected by heroine he gave up and he never showed how he felt about her He never wanted to meet her at first because he had issues about changing things in his life which is ridiculous excuse then as soon as he discovered she had a great body he asked for a date The things I liked most are hero and heroine s communication way with Jonathan Visits the White House post itsAnd supporting characters Richie and Rachel they deserve their own bookMaybe I read too many angsty books lately so I increased myain level and this book was too soft ainless and a little boring for me And here you are book going on my favourites list This was a leasant surprise in the best way ossible I knew that I would enjoy it but I fell in love instead It s a uiet heartwarming story that follows Tiffy and Leon Both have agreed on an unusual arrangement between themselves and are sharing not only a flat but a bed together But they don t see each other Tiffy has the apartment to herself in the evenings and when she s off to work that s when Leon comes home During this arrangement they exchange very simple ordinary notes that are left around the apartment and slowly their lives starts to intertwine without them meaning to I was expecting something fluffy and cute and whilst those elements were there the underlying tone of the story was a lot serious They re dealing with their own demons and
#Struggles And Are On Survival #and are on survival till that fails them It all felt very realistic and honest and true to real life I just loved everything about this story the format it was told in the alternate POVs how well we got to know the characters and how much it meant to me to see them succeed It was uirky clever and Tiffy and Leon s ersonalities shined through the writing I was in their world whilst reading and wanted to be a This Poison Will Remain part of their world I m already missing these characters I know I won t forget them anytime soon It s amazing that this is a debut novel I need of Beth O Leary s stories in my life I ve got 3 days to read this before I have to return it to the library self made Challenge accepte. Ould stay up or down Even though they are opposites they soon become friends And then maybe But falling in love with your roommate isrobably a terrible ideaespecially if you've never metWhat if your roommate is your soul mate A joyful uirky romantic comedy Beth O'Leary's The Flatshare is a feel good novel about finding love in the most unexpected of wa. ,