Beach Rivals By Georgie Tilney

‘Beach Rivals’ is the latest book by Georgie Tilney.

One bookshop in paradise. Two bitter rivals. A whole summer to get through. Clare thought that by now she would have her life figured out. Instead, she’s living with her parents, working a job she hates and has absolutely no idea what she wants to do with the rest of her life. When she sees a viral job advert for a three-month bookseller position on a Bali beach, she jumps at the chance. But it’s not until she arrives in Bali that Clare realises she won’t be working in the bookshop alone. Instead she’s sharing the bookshop – and a flat – with a handsome but infuriating American man. Jack is Clare’s opposite in almost every way, and it’s not long before they’re driving each other crazy. But fighting with Jack is also the most fun Clare’s had in years, and it’s only a matter of time before their relationship turns less than professional.

Get swept away with this romantic story set on the glorious beaches in Bali as two strangers try to find their paths in life as well as adjust to confined living space and a difference of opinions.

The story is seen through Clare’s perspective, never one for settling down, when she sees the opportunity to work in a bookshop for three months in Bali, she jumps at the chance and like her mother hopes, this will help her find s goal in life. Working alongside Jack, a more stable and organised character, Clare begins to find a sense of belonging in the small bookshop and is determined to make the shop more successful with the help of a local author, who’s books have transformed lives including Jack.

The interaction between Clare and Jack make for entertaining and fun reading, initially they clash but it’s heartwarming to see them before friends as they work together to transform the shop.

The book is beautifully written and is the perfect escapism story, with vivid descriptions of the island and the small bookshop, I could almost feel the sea breeze on my skin!

Charming and engaging from the first page, ‘Beach Rivals’ is a fun and uplifting story about new beginnings, book lovers and finding your path in life.

You can buy ‘Beach Rivals’ from Amazon and is available to buy from good bookshops.

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