The Oyster Catcher By Jo Thomas

The Oyster Catcher By Jo Thomas

jo thomas

Dooleybridge, County Galway: the last place Fiona Clutterbuck expects to end up, alone, on her wedding night.

But after the words ‘I do’ have barely left her mouth, that’s exactly where she is – with only her sequined shoes and a crashed camper van for company.

One thing is certain: Fi can’t go back. So when the opportunity arises to work for brooding local oyster farmer, Sean Thornton, she jumps at the chance. Now Fi must navigate suspicious locals, jealous rivals and an unpredictable boss if she’s to find a new life, and love, on the Irish coast. And nothing – not even a chronic fear of water – is going to hold her back.

Join Fi as she learns the rules of the ocean – and picks up a few pearls of Irish wisdom along the way…

My Thoughts:

This was such a lovely little story, as soon as I saw the cover which is stunning by the way I knew I wanted to get lost into the world of the characters in this book. I love reading a book where you actually learn something like in this book I was utterly fascinated about the process of breeding and collecting the oysters. I wouldn’t necessarily try one myself but I have a better understanding about them now. Jo has put alot of work into researching it and it clearly shows. I loved the story that went along side it and the characters were all brilliant apart from Nancy who I just wanted to slap. You have to have a baddie though and she definitely was one. I would recommend this book.

If you would like to purchase this book, please click on the link below: