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Hello and welcome!

I’m Jacquelyn Middleton, award-winning author of contemporary fiction (LONDON BELONGS TO ME), and contemporary romance (LONDON, CAN YOU WAIT?, and UNTIL THE LAST STAR FADES). Thank you so much for stopping by.

LONDON BELONGS TO ME and LONDON, CAN YOU WAIT? are stories about friendship, believing in yourself, and finding where you belong. They celebrate theatre and the arts, explore Alex Sinclair’s struggles with anxiety and panic attacks, and feature an irresistible Irish book boyfriend in Mark Keegan. They’re also a love letter to my favourite city.

My latest novel, UNTIL THE LAST STAR FADES, is touching, heartfelt and passionate, and blurs the line between slow-burn romance and women’s fiction. This standalone set in New York City is the story of Riley Hope, a senior struggling to stay afloat at New York University, and Ben Fagan, a cheeky Scottish actor looking for a good time. It’s also a love story about Riley and her mother, Maggie, and is a must-read for hopeful romantics, devoted daughters, and the moms they cherish. Kirkus Reviews called UNTIL THE LAST STAR FADES “a delightful contemporary romance [with] a good mix of poignancy and sexy fun,” while Hypable raved, “from charismatic characters to honest discussions of depression and all the ’80s music, there isn’t a single aspect of this novel that I didn’t fall head-over-heels for.”

If you love my books, there’s plenty of behind-the-scenes content here in my blog and under my ‘extras’ menu, including playlists for my books. You can also join my private Facebook group, Keeganites United (Keeganites receive book news first and have the chance to enter exclusive giveaways), sign up to my newsletter (just fill in the box on the homepage), or chat with me on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or email (click on the links on this page or visit my ‘contact’ page). I would love to hear from you.

Jackie xo

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  • “...even the most skeptical or cynical readers will surrender to the many delights of this compelling narrative. Prepare to be seduced by engaging characters, irresistible in their own quirky way, and transported by keen descriptions of the sights, sounds, and tastes of London.”

  • “Pack your bags and wave hello to the Queen with this page-turning journey across the pond! Highly recommended.”

  • “This new London-based novel will send your heart swooning. A stunning portrait of modern London life, with unputdownable prose, this [debut novel] belongs on every Anglophile’s bookshelf.”

  • “Middleton’s novel is everything a chick-lit story ought to be…This novel comes with our highest recommendation - it truly makes for a perfect read by the fireplace on a cold winter day!”

  • “The trustworthy lovers of Bridget [Jones’s] single girl, younger days in London are going to adore London Belongs to Me, the coming-of-age story of a girl (who could be Bridget’s younger American cousin!) coming to London to find love and adventure.”

my novels

Jacquelyn Middleton's Debut Novel ``London Belongs to Me`` Available Now

Released Oct 13, 2016
Available in Paperback & eBook


Jacquelyn Middleton's Debut Novel ``London Belongs to Me`` Available Now

Released Oct 26, 2017
Available in Paperback & eBook


Until the Last Star Fades available in paperback and ebook on Nov 8, 2018

Available Nov 8, 2018
in Paperback & eBook




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