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  • Published: 25 July 2019
  • ISBN: 9781405941723
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528
  • RRP: $26.00

The One Plus One

Discover the author of Me Before You, the love story that captured a million hearts

Jojo Moyes is now one of Eight New Popular Penguin Picks

One eternal optimist . . .
Jess Thomas, with two jobs and two kids and never enough money, wears flip flops in the hope of spring. And when life knocks her down she does her best to bounce right back. But no one told her it's okay to ask for help.
Plus one lost stranger . . .
Ed Nicholls is the good guy gone bad. He had it all, then one stupid mistake cost him everything. Now he'll do anything to make it right.
Equals a chance encounter . . .
Ed doesn't want to save anyone and Jess doesn't want saving, but could Jess and Ed add up to something better together?

  • Published: 25 July 2019
  • ISBN: 9781405941723
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528
  • RRP: $26.00

About the author

Jojo Moyes

Jojo Moyes was raised in London. She writes for the Daily Telegraph, Daily Mail, Red and Woman & Home. She's married to Charles Arthur, technology editor of The Guardian. They live with their three children on a farm in Essex, England.

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Praise for The One Plus One

Another beautifully written love story I relished

Daily Mail

Quirky and memorable


Raw, funny, real and sad, this is storytelling at its best

Marie Claire

It's a book to both giggle and weep over


Perfect for warming your heart on a cold winter's night


A beautifully written modern love story from Britain's best contemporary female author

Sun on Sunday, Fabulous Magazine

Compulsive reading

Woman & Home

A captivating read

Press Association

A love story, a road trip and family drama all rolled into one brilliant page turner. Jojo Moyes has triumphed again


A laugh-out-loud, rollicking good read and a very touching love story

Sunday Independent

Moyes is at the top of her game with this thought-provoking, emotional rollercoaster of a novel. It is astute, funny and ultimately, rather moving

Sunday Express

Grab a box of tissues - this packs an emotional punch


It'll make you feel warm and fuzzy


I want you to read this book, indeed read all of Jojo Moyes's books, because they tell truths about modern life. If you're a sentient, empathetic, living, breathing human I would urge you to give it a go

World Book Night Club

Once again Jojo Moyes has written an engaging, interesting novel full of topical references and current issues

New Books

A funny, sweet and tender portrait of modern life in Britain, that covers some tough issues with the lightest of touches

Good Housekeeping

The life-affirming novel will uplift your spirits and make you feel good


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