The Last Love Note

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$16.99  $15.80
Zibby Books
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5.1 X 7.7 X 1.0 inches | 1.1 pounds

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About the Author

Emma Grey is an acclaimed Australian journalist and young adult fiction writer. Her writing has appeared in The Age, Canberra Times, and Herald Sun. The Last Love Note is her debut adult novel. She lives in Canberra, Australia, with her family.


"Why do I feel like I've been waiting all my life to read this book? What a gorgeous, charming, funny, heart-rending, longing-filled triumph of a read."
--Katherine Center, author of Hello Stranger

"Grey's debut adult novel will break readers' hearts, taking them on an emotional ride but leaving them feeling hopeful.Grey's eloquent writing about the loss of a partner will create an ache in readers' hearts. This tearjerker will make readers cheer for the joyful ending."
--Booklist (starred review)

"The Last Love Note is a beautifully blindsiding sort of book. A funny, touching page-turner, which I've no doubt will touch the heart of many readers."
--Hazel Hayes, author of Out of Love

"An exquisitely heartbreaking emotional love story, packed with light, tender touches. I will be recommending this to everyone."
--Paige Toon, author of Only Love Can Hurt Like This

"Emma Grey weaves riotous romantic comedy through a journey from love to loss and back again with a raw honesty and intensity that is equalled only by her capacity to find humour and light in the darkest of moments."
--Nina Campbell, author of Daughters of Eve

"So much more than a romcom--beautifully written, both funny and heartbreaking and ultimately filled with hope."
--Alexandra Potter, author of Confessions of a Forty-Something F*ck-Up

"At its core, The Last Love Note is as heartwarming as it is heartbreaking. With vulnerability and honesty, Grey takes us through the entire spectrum of love. The novel is passionate and soulful, terrifying and devastating. The Last Love Note serves as a reminder that it really is better to have loved and lost than never loved at all."
--Bodhi Byles, Books & Publishing

"A moving portrait of love, loss and the messy emotions that live in between. And while Emma captures heart-wrenching scenes, the intimate prose is relatable, revealing and simply human. Yes, you will need tissues on hand--as well as a cuppa."

"The Last Love Note is a romcom both sparkling and heartbreaking in equal measure--we're invited into the story of Kate, grieving single parent, finds herself stranded with her boss in a sleepy hamlet, with only a trail of scribbled love notes to hold a secret from her past--that he's hiding."
--Dymocks Books

"This book looks and sounds like a typical rom-com...But then it takes an unexpected left turn that elevates it to another level. To put it simply, this book was heartbreakingly beautiful and unexpectedly funny all at once and such a fantastic surprise. Grey does a fantastic job of telling a heartbreaking story with a blend of warmth and humour that is difficult to nail. Just be warned, you will laugh out loud and you will cry."
--Mercedes Maguire, Sydney Daily & Sunday Telegraphs