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Melting in the Middle is going on tour with Rachel's Random Resources, if you wish to participate please contact me on with your name, blog name, preferred post type and availability. 

Melting in the Middle by Andy Howden

Genre: Comic Fiction/ Uplit

Tour Dates: 20th - 26th February 2021

Publication Date: 28th November 2020

Formats available: Mobi, Epub and Limited UK Paperbacks

Estimated Page Count - 425

Standalone Novel

Types of post available: Reviews or basic promo / spotlight posts

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A story of redemption, second chances - and chocolate – amid the madness of modern life.

For Stephen Carreras, life is in turmoil. His career with Britain’s worst chocolate company is heading for the rocks when it’s taken over by US confectionery giant Schmaltz. He’s just turned forty, he’s messed up on marriage and is struggling to keep a toehold in the lives of his monosyllabic teenage children.

Then he meets Rachel, who dances to a very different beat. She challenges him to do good among the carnage that surrounds him. But to do so, he must confront his past and work out all over again what really matters…

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About Andy Howden

Born in Yorkshire, Andy Howden read English at Sheffield University before a career in marketing, including working for a multi-national company in London and Paris. This novel was long-listed for the Exeter Novel Prize as ‘funny,poignant and uplifting’ and sprang out of a MA in Creative Writing at St.Mary’s University in Twickenham. Andy lives in South West London with is wife and has two grown up children who have left home but fortunately keep popping back to see him.

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Blog Tour Schedule

Maximum 3 stops per day.  Confirmed blogs will appear here. 

20th February

  1. Eatwell2015

  2. Insta - @duckfacekim09

  3. Jazzy Book Reviews

21st February

  1. Lilac Mills

  2. @mummy_life_and_books

  3. sharon beyond the books

22nd February

  1. PAJNewman

  2. Northernreader

  3. Rincón de Joss

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