Outtake from Tessa Barrie's debut novel - The Basque Country. Here, our down on her luck heroine, Lisa Grant, has decided to go and live in Portugal. When she arrives at the ferry terminal at Portsmouth, her car splutters and dies.
'Just Say It by Tessa Barrie is a beautifully written drama filled with emotion, both tearful and humorous, and you should grab a copy if you are into intelligent books.' Vincent Dublado for Readers' Favorite
An Honest Review by Tessa Barrie was listed in the 2018/2019 Fiction Factory short story competition. By that time, Tessa had fallen in love with the characters so much, she just kept going and it has now turned into her next novel, The Secret Lives of the Doyenne of Didsbrook.