In It Started with a Kiss, Lisa Heidke has delivered a snapshot of modern life…there is humour in this story alongside the emotional drama and something very ‘real’about the characters that engages the reader.’
Susan Whelan,, jan 7, 2015Started with a Kiss
After the pain of her marriage breakup, Friday Jones makes some major blunders – from a misguided affair to online dating disasters. But can heartbreak actually be the best thing that ever happened to her?

 Friday Jones is distraught when Liam, her husband of nearly twenty years and the father of their teenage daughters, tells her their marriage is over. Still heartbroken many months later, Friday is deeply flattered when a funny, handsome man takes an interest in her. From their very first kiss, Friday finds it difficult to control her attraction for him despite numerous warning signals.
When Friday’s best friend, Rosie, discovers Friday is risking further emotional pain she convinces her to end the relationship and join a dating website. But not long after Friday dives into the world of online romance she starts taking wrong turns. Could one of her flings have become a little too obsessed with her? And has the time come to step back and take a good look at where she’s going in life?

Funny, poignant and inspiring, It Started with a Kiss is a story about love, desire and how sometimes heartbreak can lead to a much happier life.


‘It Started with a Kiss is a quick, engaging read about love and relationshipstold in a way that is both entertaining and thought provoking.’
Shelleyrae, Book’d Out Jan 3, 2015-02-10

‘What I love about Lisa Heidke’s work is that her heroines are generally everyday average women, mid to late thirties, and facing the same dilemmas that any one of us could face.
Michelle,, January 12, 2015

‘Lisa Heidke is the queen of the summer read…It Started with a Kiss is witty and filled with highs and lows that will keep you engaged the entire way through.’
Jodi Gibson, book Review, February 2, 2015

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