The Heart Principle

Helen Hoang

RRP: £8.99

2 September 2021

Published by Corvus

ISBN: 9781838950804

RRP: £3.99

2 September 2021

Published by Corvus

ISBN: 9781838950811

‘You might be surprised by just how emotionally raw this one is. But if you’re prepared for the journey, it’s a great one.’ Taylor Jenkins Reid on Goodreads

‘I am a fan of Hoang’s writing and this was a great novel … A very affecting novel I found satisfying in every way.’ Roxane Gay on Goodreads

A woman struggling with burnout learns to embrace the unexpected – and the man she enlists to help her – in this heartfelt romance.

When violinist Anna Sun accidentally achieves career success with a viral YouTube video, she finds herself overwhelmed trying to live up to it. And when her boyfriend of five years announces that he wants an open relationship, a hurt and angry Anna decides to embark on a string of one-night stands. The more unacceptable the men, the better.

Enter tattooed, motorcycle-riding Quan Diep. Their first attempt at a one-night stand fails, as does their second and their third – because being with Quan is about more than sex. But when tragedy strikes Anna’s family, she takes on a role that threatens to destroy her. Now, Anna and Quan have to fight for their chance at love, but

‘An absolutely stunning book, Helen Hoang is a genius!’ NetGalley review

‘Beautifully written and undeniably addictive … profoundly moving’ NetGalley review