By Sophie Neville
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Published: July 14, 2011
Words: 90,850 (approximate)
From the glamorous world of television production, working on some of the BBC's hottest dramas - Sophie is torn between her love of Africa and returning to England for the sake of her career. But when she falls ill on the set of a show she is directing, she is forced to take to her bed, and over the next ten months, to take stock of her life. A winner of the International Rubery Book Award 2013.
From the glamorous world of television production, working on some of the BBC's hottest soap operas, dramas, and educational programmes - Sophie is torn between her love of Africa, and returning to England for the sake of her career. But when she falls ill on the set of a show she is directing, she is forced to take to her bed, and over the next ten months, to take stock of her life.
It sounds like a novel. But it isn't.
Diagnosed in 1991 with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Sophie's doctor at the BBC prescribes an extraordinary treatment: write a diary. So, armed with a her watercolours, and with the support of her family, friends, dogs, and otters in rural Gloucestershire, she sets out on a spiritual journey which is at times funny, poignant and uplifting.
, chick lit
, doctor who
, chronic fatigue syndrome
, true life
, myalgic endoenephalitis
, sophie neville
, daphne neville
, martin neville
, swallows and amazons
, inspirational books for women
, inspirational and religious
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Funnily Enough ~ book trailer
Youtube trailer for Funnily Enough, featuring illustrations by Sophie Neville (and music from the AVP Copyright Free Library).
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