Heart-warming, hilarious and unputdownable. You won’t want to miss this year’s stand out romantic comedy.
‘Fun and life-affirming’ Stylist
‘This funny, uplifting rom-com is a total treat’ Fabulous
‘Heart-warming, funny, and inspiring … A joy’ Louise O’Neill
This is a love story…
Serena Mills should be at her wedding. But she’s not.
Instead, she’s eating an ice cream sundae and drinking an obscenely large glass of wine in a Harvester off the M25.
Everyone thinks she’s gone mad.
She’s left the man everyone told her she was ‘so lucky’ to find – because Serena wants to find love. Real love. A love she deserves – not one she should just feel grateful for.
So, she escapes to the big city and sets herself a challenge: 52 weeks. 52 dates. 52 chances to find love. It should be easy, right?
A story about love, forging your own path, and falling head over heels – with yourself.
More love for Welcome to Your Life:
‘An uplifting tale about self-care and new beginnings’ Woman’s Own
‘Authentic characters and powerful messages’ My Weekly
‘A meaningful (and funny) journey of self-love. We’ve waited a long time for this’ Glamour
‘An inspiring romcom about being bold and not compromising on the life you really want’ Cressida McLaughlin
'Original, positive and life affirming’ Katie Fforde
‘A book brimming with joy and laughter; inhale it with ease’ The Skinny
‘Uplifting and empowering novel about knowing your worth and never settling. A breath of fresh air!’ Lia Louis
‘A piece of perfection … 5 big fat stars from me!’ Catherine Miller
‘Welcome To Your Life is a wonderfully fresh, funny and inspiring romcom about being bold and not compromising on the life you really want’ Cressida McLaughlin
‘Bethany Rutter’s adult debut is a piece of perfection. I loved Welcome To Your Life, not least because I'm at least 90% Serena Mills. I think most women would relate to this character and will embrace her journey! 5 big fat stars from me!’ Katy Little
‘The romance of my dreams! Sharp, exuberant, and gorgeously written, it is a must-read for 2022’ Katie Lowe, author of The Furies and The Murder of Graham Catton
About the author
Bethany is a writer, podcaster and jewellery maker. She writes books about women, bodies and clothes. She lives in Southeast London.