Blitz: The Spinster Club by Holly Bourne Announcement


I was so excited when I opened my emails the other day, and saw this news. Until recently, I hadn't read anything by Holly, but after flying through the first two books in the Spinster Club series, she's quickly became a favourite of mine.

So let's get onto the news...

Author: Holly Bourne
Release Date: November 1, 2016
Publisher: Usborne Young Adult
Pages: 176
Formats: Hardcover & eBook
Find it: Goodreads | Amazon | Waterstones

Following the phenomenally successful Am I Normal Yet?, How Hard Can Love Be?, and the soon to be published What’s a Girl Gotta Do? Holly Bourne is back this winter with a Spinster Club special. …And a Happy New Year? – a Spinster Club novella – will be published in hardback by Usborne on 1st November. Set at an epic New Year’s Eve party, this is a chance for fans to find out how Evie, Amber and Lottie’s lives have changed since leaving college. With all the hallmarks of Holly Bourne’s unforgettable voice; get ready for more friendship, feminism, heartache and hilarity (and of course, the cheesy snacks).

“Blazing a feminist trail for UKYA” – Red magazine online

Spinster Club girls Evie, Amber and Lottie are reunited for the mother of all New Year's Eve parties. Having spent months apart since finishing college, they've got plenty to catch up on: how is Evie juggling a relationship with her OCD? Does Amber plan to spend more time with Kyle in America? And where did Lottie end up? Get ready for some serious partying - and some major New Year's revelations - from everyone's favourite cheesy-snackloving feminists.

“This is a book to press into the hands of every teenage girl you know”
– Fiona Noble for The Bookseller on What’s A Girl Gotta Do?

Holly Bourne is an author and journalist. Her feminist education began when she read Caitlin Moran’s How to be a Woman. This, as well as her experiences working at an advice charity for young people and her own experiences of blatant everyday sexism, drove her to write Am I Normal Yet?

“An involving look at feminism, friendship and the secrets we hide.”
- The Observer on Am I Normal Yet?

About Holly:
Holly Bourne writes for young adults for a living. She is a journalist for, an advice and information website for 16-25 year-olds. 

Before this, she spent two years working as a local news reporter on the Surrey Mirror and was nominated as Print Journalist of the Year 2010. She also has a first class degree in Journalism Studies and has won awards for her writing.

Her debut novel, Soulmates, is published by Usborne on September 1, 2013.

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