In an era when positive thinking and motivational quotes are all the rage, Sammie believes she too can create the life of her dreams – until her husband drops dead.Widowed at twenty-nine, Sammie is left devastated. Everything she believes in is thrown upside down. Long, lonely days become more bearable with a drink - or two. Sammie spends most of her time in her back garden. When Jojo, the kid from the house behind starts chatting to her, the two form an unlikely bond. But not all is as it seems with the young girl...Can Jojo’s secret help Sammie to find hope again or will both their lives unravel even further? Compelling, laugh-out-loud and heartfelt. This debut novel is a must-read.