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Sushi for Beginners
Sushi for Beginners

Описание: ?Dammit,? she realized. ?I think I?m having a nervous breakdown.? Hot-shot magazine editor Lisa Edwards? career is destined for high-rise New York when suddenly she?s diverted to low-rise Dublin. But what can she do about it? Ashling Kennedy, Lisa?s super-organized assistant, worries about everything from her lack of waist to the lack of men in her life. She?s even anxious about of a little bit of raw fish ? Clodagh Kelly is Ashling?s best friend and has her prince, her beautiful kids and a lovely house ? everything in fact that Ashling ever... Читать далее →

Rachel's Holiday
Rachel's Holiday

Описание: "How did it end up like this? Twenty-seven, unemployed, mistaken for a drug addict, in a treatment centre in the back arse of nowhere with an empty Valium bottle in my knickers..." Meet Rachel Walsh. She has a pair of size 8 feet and such a fondness for recreational drugs that her family has forked out the cash for a spell in Cloisters - Dublin's answer to the Betty Ford Clinic. She's only agreed to her incarceration because she's heard that rehab is wall-to-wall Jacuzzis, gymnasiums and rock stars going tepid turkey - and it's about time sh... Читать далее →

Other Side of the Story
Other Side of the Story

Описание: The agent: Jojo, a high-flying literary agent on the up, has just made a very bad career move: she's jumped into bed with her married boss, Mark... The bestseller: Jojo's sweet-natured client Lily's first novel is a roaring success. She and lover Anton celebrate by spending the advance for her second book. Then she gets writer's block... The unknown: Gemma used to be Lily's best friend - until Lily 'stole' Anton. Now she's writing her own story - painfully and hilariously - when supershark Jojo stumbles across it... Three girls hoping and so... Читать далее →

Last Chance Saloon
Last Chance Saloon

Описание: Тага, Katherine and Fintan have been best friends since they were teenagers. Now in their early thirties, they've been living it up in London for ten years. But what have they got to show for it? Sure, Tara's got her boyfriend - but she loves retail therapy so much more. Katherine, on the other hand, is a serial singleton whose neatness fetish won't let a man mess up her lifa And Fintan? Well, Fintan has everything. Until he gets ill and he has to ask himself: what have you got if you haven't got your health? All three are drinking in the la... Читать далее →

Sushi for Beginners
Sushi for Beginners

Описание: "Dammit," she realized. "I think I'm having a nervous breakdown." Hot-shot magazine editor Lisa Edwards' career is destined for high-rise New York when suddenly she's diverted to low-rise Dublin. But what can she do about it? Ashling Kennedy, Lisa's super-organized assistant, worries about everything from her lack of waist to the lack of men in her life. She's even anxious about a little bit of raw fish... Clodagh Kelly is Ashling's best friend and has her prince, her beautiful kids and a lovely house - everything in fact that Ashling ever w... Читать далее →

This Charming Man
This Charming Man

Описание: Lola has just found out that her boyfriend - charismatic politician Paddy de Courcy - is getting married. Heartbroken, Lola flees the city for a cottage by the sea. But will Lola's retreat prove as idyllic as she hopes? Journalist Grace wants the inside story on Paddy de Courcy's engagement and thinks Lola holds the key to it. Grace knew Paddy a long time ago. But why can't she forget him? Grace's sister, Marnie, might have the answer but she also has issues with the past. Her loving husband and beautiful daughters are wonderful, but they ca... Читать далее →

Further Under the Duvet
Further Under the Duvet

Описание: Let's get one thing straight: I'm not an outdoorsy type. If I was offered the choice between white-water rafting and being savaged by a rabid dog, I'd be likely to tick the box marked "dog". Slide further under the duvet with this second collection of Marian Keyes' unputdownable and utterly delectable journalism. If s the next best thing you could be doing in bed... and it's guaranteed not to let you down! Читать далее →

The Mystery of Mercy Close
The Mystery of Mercy Close

Описание: Helen Walsh doesn't believe in fear - it's just a thing invented by men to get all the money and good jobs - and yet she's sinking. Her work as a private investigator has dried up, her flat has been repossessed and now some old demons have resurfaced. Not least in the form of her charming but dodgy ex-boyfriend Jay Parker, who shows up with a missing-persons case. Money is tight - so tight, Helen's had to move back in with her elderly parents - and Jay is awash with cash. The missing person is Wayne Diffney, the 'Wacky One' from boy band Lad... Читать далее →

Sushi for Beginners
Sushi for Beginners

Описание: "Dammit", she realized. "I think I'm having a nervous breakdown". Hot-shot magazine editor Lisa Edwards' career is destined for high-rise New York when suddenly she's diverted to low-rise Dublin. But what can she do about it? Ashling Kennedy, Lisa's super-organized assistant, worries about everything from her lack of waist to the lack of men in her life. She's even anxious about of a little bit of raw fish ...Clodagh Kelly is Ashling's best friend and has her prince, her beautiful kids and a lovely house - everything in fact that Ashling eve... Читать далее →

Sushi for Beginners
Sushi for Beginners

Описание: Hot-shot magazine editor Lisa Edwards' career is destined for high-rise New York when suddenly she's diverted to low-rise Dublin. But what can she do about it? Ashling Kennedy, Lisa's super-organized assistant, worries about everything from her lack of waist to the lack of men in her life. She's even anxious about a little bit of raw fish... Clodagh Kelly is Ashling's best friend and has her prince, her beautiful kids and a lovely house - everything in fact that Ashling ever wanted. She should be - yet, she's not - happy. Three women on the ... Читать далее →