A Love Like This by Maria Duffy is published by Hachette in the UK and Ireland today.

Maria Duffy is the author of novels including Any Dream Will Do and The Terrace, which both hit the top ten in the Irish charts.

A heart-warming story about falling in love with the right person at the wrong time…

A Love Like This by Maria Duffy

William and Donna were born on the same day, in the same Dublin maternity hospital. But there the similarities end.

Will grows up in an affluent suburb and struggles to balance what he wants with what will keep his overbearing mother happy. Across the city, Donna, raised by her older sister, often wonders what life would be like without her troubled mother around.

Over the years, Donna and Will almost meet many times, but something – fate? – keeps them apart.

Perhaps fate has plans for them still, and all hope is not lost …