Cooper's Riders Beats Bridget Jones As Top Read
Jilly Cooper's RIDERS has been crowned British women's favourite holiday book, beating BRIDGET JONES' DIARY and HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE to the top spot.
Women in the poll conducted by TESCO.COM chose the romance novel as their number one choice to read on a sunny beach, followed by Helen Fielding's Bridget Jones' Diary, BIRDSONG by SEBASTIAN FAULKS and The Horse Whisperer by NICHOLAS EVANS.
Hornby comments, "I'm amazed that anyone would want to lie under Mediterranean skies reading about someone being miserable in North London pubs and clubs."27/06/2004 10:38