‘Feisty and fabulous. Love it. Love Tracy Bloom!’ Milly Johnson
‘Pure Joy!’ Katie Fforde
‘Love this – just the pick me up I needed!’ Jo Thomas
'Guaranteed to put a smile on your face.' Debbie Johnson
‘It's laugh out loud!’ Adele Parks
Cathy Collins is a mum on a mission – to change her life.
When her husband drops a midlife-crisis bombshell,
Cathy decides it’s time to take control.
No more laundry, teenage tantrums or housework.
After years of putting herself last, she’s going to be first for a change.
Cathy Collins is carving a new path, and nothing is going to get in her way…
From No.1 bestselling author Tracy Bloom, The Wife Who Got a Life
perfectly captures the joyous chaos of family life.
Readers love The Wife Who Got a Life!
‘This is the literary equivalent of meeting your closest girlfriends for a coffee and a gossip… So, so, so funny, I genuinely laughed out loud for the majority of this blooming marvellous, inspirational diary’, Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘I absolutely loved this book. No doubt about it… at least a 6 out of 5!’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘Peppered with fantastically humorous episodes, as well as much more serious issues, The Wife Who Got a Life is a brilliant read, and the cast of characters are a joy too’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘It wasn’t long before I was so engrossed in it that I couldn’t put it down… I loved this book’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘This book is funny, totally relatable and made me laugh out loud, shed a tear in parts as well as the “yes I can identify with that” moments.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘A five star read that I absolutely loved.’
‘Tracy Bloom has the lightest of touches with the deepest of understanding.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘Where has [Tracy Bloom] been all my life, another author to add to my growing list of authors to keep an eye out for.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘I really loved this book, so funny and life affirming.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘Very funny, with a few tears, thoroughly recommended.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘Hilarious, touching and really laugh out loud!!’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘A fab read which you don't want to put down.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘Just like catching up with a good friend that you want to catch up with.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘What a fantastic story! I absolutely loved the characters but especially Cathy – I empathised and rooted for her all through the book.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘What is utterly brilliant about this book is that the story is real… the things that happen are the things that happen to all of us. Like arguing with siblings (in your head) and facing the reality of ageing parents.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
‘Great story not least because it made me realize I’m not alone.’ Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
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Cathy Collins, 48, is given a ‘motivational diary’ for Christmas by her LA based sister. So glad she’s not my sister!!!! However, we do have to thank her for providing us with a smart and fun re...
Cathy decided to take care of the children while her husband earns good money at a firm that often sends him travelling.What Cathy not did was:- learn to cook. It's almost as if she's proud of it that...
When Cathy Collins husband, Mike, drops a midlife crisis bombshell, Cathy decides it's time to take control of her life. No more laundry, teenage tantrums or housework. After years of putting herself ...
Capturing the ups and downs of married life and parenting, whilst trying to find some space for oneself, may be a well-worn theme in women’s fiction, but when it is as entertaining as this, who care...
Even Better Than I Expected... Makes You Laugh From The Start 🤣 Starts with Cathys take on a family tree, ie relation and brief through Cathys eyes (not your normal family tree 😂). Written in di...
I adore all of Tracy's books they bring so much fun and joy. This follows a year in the life of Cathy 48 who is given a motivational diary from her sister.Full of laugh out loud moments we all can rel...
Really enjoyed this book. I both laughed out loud and cried with it. Didn’t like her younger sister very much tho. ...
Absolutely loved reading this book. It’s brightened my day everyday. I really identified with Cathy and loved reading about her life and friends. I will miss reading about her days. ...
I was invited to read The Wife Who Got a Life by Harper Collins. I was unsure at first – did I want to delay re-reading Wolf Hall and Bring up the Bodies ahead of publication of The Mirror and the L...
Title: The Wife Who Got a LifeAuthor: Tracy BloomPublisher: Harper CollinsPages: 384Rating: 4/5A huge thank you to Harper Collins and Netgalley for reaching out to me and allowing me to review this bo...