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Win ONE of TEN copies of Before the Rains by Dinah Jefferies

Win ONE of TEN copies of Before the Rains from the Number One Sunday Times bestselling author Dinah Jefferies published on 23rd February 2017 in Hardcover and ebook, and due out 18th May in Paperback!

Dinah Jefferies was born in Malaysia and moved to England at the age of nine. She has worked in education, lived in a commune and exhibited work as an artist. Before the Rains is Dinah’s third stunning new novel; her previous novels, The Separation, The Tea Planter’s Wife and The Silk Merchant’s Daughter, Sunday Times bestsellers, are both published by Penguin.

ABOUT THE BOOK

A romantic, heart-wrenching tale of love against the odds set in India, from the Number One Sunday Times bestselling author

1930, Rajputana, India. Since her husband’s death, 28-year-old photojournalist Eliza’s only companion has been her camera. When the British Government send her to an Indian princely state to photograph the royal family, she’s determined to make a name for herself.

But when Eliza arrives at the palace she meets Jay, the Prince’s handsome, brooding brother. While Eliza awakens Jay to the poverty of his people, he awakens her to the injustices of British rule. Soon Jay and Eliza find they have more in common than they think. But their families – and society – think otherwise. Eventually they will have to make a choice between doing what’s expected, or following their hearts. . .

For you chance to win one of these ten Hardcover copies hot off the press enter below!

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Congratulations to our winner
Patricia Stain, Yvonne Kelly, Jeanette Mallard, Shirley Morris, and Karen Robertson
We will contact you via email to assist in claiming your prize!

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SasaG
21st Jun 2017
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I love to get this book, whenever i read the novels i felt all the words and so relaxing..pls send me at [email protected]
YvonneK7
16th Apr 2017
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Please send the book to 105 crogen chirk wrexham ll145bj i do not have a printer so please dont sent a voucher by email thanks
YvonneK7
15th Apr 2017
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Please dont send me a voucher to print to collect the book i dont have a printer please send me the actual book
boo2410
10th Apr 2017
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This book sounds like my cup of tea, love books set in India, would love to win a copy. Fingers crossed and good luck all!
Jimboandy
9th Apr 2017
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Will be a pleasant change from the Kindle.
Pat Ball
9th Apr 2017
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Good for a holiday read.
JR73
9th Apr 2017
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I like the idea of reading a book by an author unknown to me
Trampus
9th Apr 2017
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I love a prize draw!
JoyInSutton
8th Apr 2017
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Sounds like the perfect warm weather read, just right for my holiday.
YvonneK7
8th Apr 2017
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Absolutely love Dinah Jefferies. Good luck everyone.
SJanSharpaolcom
8th Apr 2017
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Sounds like a fantastic read .
Nicky Clements
7th Apr 2017
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I love a good book!
nanabet48
7th Apr 2017
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Sounds as though it is a very good, interesting read. Would love to win a copy.
gilesandpat
7th Apr 2017
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Love to read this x
wendypardy
7th Apr 2017
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It sounds like my kind of book, would love to win a copy!
worlie26
7th Apr 2017
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sometimes you can get lost in a good book and this sounds like one of them.
mememe41
7th Apr 2017
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Sounds like the kind of book I like to read.
oscar
7th Apr 2017
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Iv not read any of her books yet so this would be a lovely treat.
Issy
7th Apr 2017
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As an Avid reader would love to win a new book from an author I have not tried
JaneHaynes
7th Apr 2017
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Love Dinah Jefferies books.
Bren10
7th Apr 2017
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Love reading so this would be lovely.
ptak5566
7th Apr 2017
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I would love a copy to read on my summer hols, thanks
tudorlace
7th Apr 2017
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Sounds just the job for the long summer ahead (I hope)
Winward1
7th Apr 2017
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Perfect for sitting in the garden with afternoon tea . . . 😉
SheilaB2
7th Apr 2017
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Great prize for a bookworm like me.
Aliwali51
7th Apr 2017
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Love a real book in my hands, the plot sounds excellent and the era. Good Luck everyone!
jennytwoshoes
7th Apr 2017
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So enjoyed the last book; this one sounds like another good read
gillsnips
7th Apr 2017
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Love her books ...always find something of history and the culture I never knew about
LindaH7
6th Apr 2017
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Sounds like a great read
vonchispa
4th Apr 2017
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Love a good read, so fingers crossed.
Zachery
2nd Apr 2017
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Looking forward to reading on holiday.
EmmaJ4
1st Apr 2017
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A fantastic read for my Easter Break
SandieH.
31st Mar 2017
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Perfect for some summertime reading in the garden.
ShirleyM9
30th Mar 2017
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Hoping this book will as amazing as the others
grace1946
30th Mar 2017
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Another of her books that will do the rounds and I am sure we will all enjoy.
GrumpyP
29th Mar 2017
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Haven't read any of her books,but it looks and reads like it's my cup of tea and one to pass on to my sister,we do a lot of swapping with each other.
KarenR7
29th Mar 2017
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I have read her other Books which were excellent I am going into hospital for a operation it would be lovely to win it to take with me thank you
Sandraterry
29th Mar 2017
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Looks like a good read,
Alison George
28th Mar 2017
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The Tea planters wife was such a lovely book to read
Dandylion2
27th Mar 2017
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Just love to read!
jan gilder
27th Mar 2017
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GrannyG
27th Mar 2017
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Always looking for new authors to try
Brianat50plus
26th Mar 2017
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Good luck to all who enter, I am sure it will be a great read.
Brian - Home Exchange 50plus
Ruth S
26th Mar 2017
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Being confined to the house reading is my main hobby. Would love this book.
HOLRODOVETON
26th Mar 2017
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Marjie Ellen
26th Mar 2017
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I have read two of her books and would love to win this one
Rose Grace
25th Mar 2017
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I would love to win this book. I have already read two of Dinah Jeffries books - The Tea Planter's Wife and The Silk Merchant's Daughter, and enjoyed them very much.
warship1
25th Mar 2017
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holmfirth
25th Mar 2017
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I need a good book to take on holiday !
crafty beader
25th Mar 2017
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A new author for me.
JohnGarley09
25th Mar 2017
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Very good author - excellent wordcraft!
Charlie10
25th Mar 2017
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Looks like a good read
Susan lesley
25th Mar 2017
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Sounds like a really good read, haven't read the previous books. But if it's as good as it sounds I will be.
LadyG
25th Mar 2017
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This would be the perfect book to pack for my special holiday in three weeks. I di hope I win and I know it's a bit much to think I could have it for the holiday. Good luck everyone.
Jed57
25th Mar 2017
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This has the hallmarks of a gripping read; I feel a recommend to our local book club could be on the cards as well!
moiras
25th Mar 2017
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This sounds like a great read.
anneg60
24th Mar 2017
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goldie22
24th Mar 2017
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Yes please good luck to all x
Cg53
24th Mar 2017
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Great read for my hols
heatherbelle
24th Mar 2017
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Sounds like a really good read.
Issy
24th Mar 2017
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Would love to win this book have read The Tea Planters Wife by this author and thoroughly enjoyed her writing so fingers crossed for winning an early copy
Jmpge
24th Mar 2017
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Looking forward to reading this book as I have not read this authors previous books.
judelark
24th Mar 2017
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To hold a book is so much better than a kindle .l love reading .
EileenWhite
24th Mar 2017
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Looks an interesting read
tudorlace
24th Mar 2017
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I would enjoy reading about life in those times.
teresacaruana
24th Mar 2017
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I'm always reading.
Sue Hamilton
24th Mar 2017
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cm8006880gmailcom
24th Mar 2017
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This is definitely my kind of book. Look forward to reading it
JR73
24th Mar 2017
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A possible present for my wife of 50years!
babs42
24th Mar 2017
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I loved the Tea Planters wife which was the first Dinah Jefferies book I've read. I look forward to reading more!
twickly1948
24th Mar 2017
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Wife would love these books.
Zoom1
24th Mar 2017
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Bring some Sunshine into my life, with this video.
Jen2143
24th Mar 2017
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I haven't read any of her books ,so l would love to start. Thankyou.
Roz Kadir
24th Mar 2017
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I love her books so please let me have a copy of this new one!
ruthmb
24th Mar 2017
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Great writer and great setting- yes yes
BillyMac
24th Mar 2017
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10 copies suddenly becomes 5 ?
gilesandpat
24th Mar 2017
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JohnAustin
24th Mar 2017
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Look forward to reading this book
Raymy
24th Mar 2017
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Just the book for my April holiday.
Raymy
24th Mar 2017
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MargaretW3
24th Mar 2017
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Fantastic prize. Good luck everyone.
SallyH1
24th Mar 2017
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Parisprincess
24th Mar 2017
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Having visited India last year I'm fascinated by all its history and culture, so this would be a good read
Derbyshire Lass
24th Mar 2017
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I have not read any of her books to it will be good to find a new author that I enjoy
judyap
24th Mar 2017
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I really enjoyed Dinah Jefferies last book, she writes some amazing stories. I'm sure that the new book will be just as good!
Tdm
24th Mar 2017
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nice to read a paper book again.
happy nana
24th Mar 2017
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I love her books and one especially about India should be good!
Silverflossie
24th Mar 2017
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A lovely holiday read
Bev T
24th Mar 2017
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The perfect book to read whilst sat on a yacht at Gibraltar!! lol !
jennytwoshoes
24th Mar 2017
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Sounds more than a little interesting
Sooz
23rd Mar 2017
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Have read The Tea Planters Wife, Silk Merchants Daughter and have The Separation to read now! Great stories.
Jill Denman
23rd Mar 2017
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Really enjoyed The Tea Planters Wife and am sure this one will be as good!!!
iizzyfitz
23rd Mar 2017
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Looks a good read hope I win one
aliali
23rd Mar 2017
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That sounds like an excellent read. I love books that whisk me off to exotic locations
Frances Jane
23rd Mar 2017
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Having read Dinah's books I really enjoyed them and it brought back lots of memories of living in the Far East.
JanisP
23rd Mar 2017
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Would enjoy reading this. Book
JeanT51
23rd Mar 2017
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Reading is my lifeline, hope I win copy
Allywatt
23rd Mar 2017
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Would love to win a copy
annggel
21st Mar 2017
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Just read her book The Silk Merchants Daughter - so if that was a good read, this will 've also.
annggel
21st Mar 2017
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Will be also - predictive text!!
chippytim
20th Mar 2017
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madam mim
20th Mar 2017
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Sounds a wonderful story.
Katypee
20th Mar 2017
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Waiting with anticipation, fingers crossed
Winward1
15th Mar 2017
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Thank you . . . 😉
biljohnshotmailcom
15th Mar 2017
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GrannyJack
15th Mar 2017
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I never can put a good book down
wallers2
15th Mar 2017
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The very book I have been waiting for. Love the author.
LuckyDawnL21
14th Mar 2017
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Not read any of her books, what am I missing out on?
PatriciaP8
14th Mar 2017
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Would love to win a copy
Kes
14th Mar 2017
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Not read any of her books. Now might be the time to start. Kx.
anncook
14th Mar 2017
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Would love to read this
Theoldgirl
14th Mar 2017
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I love her books, I hope I can win this one.
Proud2B
14th Mar 2017
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What a nice way to spend some 'me' time with this romantic novel from Dinah Jefferies....., lovely.
lindy loo
14th Mar 2017
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Sandra Thearle
14th Mar 2017
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enjoyed the last one and would love this one.
Pink831
13th Mar 2017
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