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LARGER THAN LIFE (OM)

By: Parks, Adele

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000003059

ISBN: 0141008660

Condition: Very Good


Georgie is desperately in love with Hugh, and has been for years. She's alw ays tried to make him happy, and be the person he wants. Until she falls pr egnant and her life changes completely ... A very light read, I enjoyed the character's transition from bright young t hing to mother-to-be - fat, frumpy and thinking about reality. All the way through you could see how she wasn't being true to herself - taking a drast ic event like pregnancy to make her finally put hers... View more info

PLAYING AWAY

By: Parks, Adele

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000002768

ISBN: 0140292225

Condition: Very Good


A gifted young woman balances her career, her husband, and her irresistible lover in a humorous take on modern romance. View more info

THE BACHELOR

By: Phillips, Carly

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Warner Forever: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000002744

ISBN: 0446610542

Condition: Very Good


The small town of Yorkshire Falls and its colorful inhabitants including a mysterious panty-raider and a fun-loving but devious mother are a sturdy st age for Phillips's (Erotic Invitation) romantic romp. After news of his mot her's weak heart summons him home, globetrotting journalist Roman Chandler loses a coin toss with his brothers that determines who will relinquish his bachelor status to give their mother a grandchild. Roman decides to "settl e down" withou... View more info

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ALL ABOUT MEN

By: Pollen, Bella

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000000281

ISBN: 0330369547

Condition: Near Fine


Bella Pollen is a writer and journalist who contributes to a wide variety o f newspapers and magazines, including the Sunday Telegraph, American Vogue, Harpers and Queen and the Observer. View more info

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THE FROG PRINCE

By: Porter, Jane

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Warner: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000014571

ISBN: 0446694495


Holly Bishop is still reeling from the beating life has given her. She's on ly 25 and her short marriage is over. She moves to San Francisco, where she knows no one, and takes a job as an event planner. Her boss, Olivia, is mo del-thin and confident, everything Holly is not, and Olivia becomes so conc erned about Holly's despondency and lack of a social life that she takes he r under her wing. Slowly Holly rejoins the land of the living. She dates an ogre or two and stil... View more info

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THE IVY CHRONICLES

By: Quinn, Karen

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000024508

ISBN: 0743492161

Condition: Good


Minimum wear, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-library book: Having lost her high-powered Wall Street job, her husband and her plush Park Avenue apartment in one afternoon, Ivy Ames emerges broken but unbowed. The newly-single mother-of-two picks herself up, dusts herself down and reinvents herself as a private school admissions adviser whose well-heeled clients will do (literally) anything to get their children into the A-list schools. Thus begins a fast-paced and very... View more info

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REINVENTING THE WOMAN

By: Rice, Patty

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Jove Books: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000000489

ISBN: 0515134678

Condition: Near Fine


Questions about loyalty, love, betrayal and forgiveness swirl around heroin e Camille Foster, a 29-year-old black professional, after she finds the str ength to leave her physically abusive boyfriend and her home in New Jersey. Desperate and without friends, Camille flees to the suburban Maryland home of the estranged family she has avoided since college graduation. Although her older sister, Melanie, is a struggling single mother, Camille has ever resented her sibling's... View more info

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PREP

By: Sittenfeld, Curtis

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Picador: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000009248

ISBN: 0330441639

Condition: Fine


The best thing about this novel, and there are many very good things, is it s strikingly intelligent voice. Sittenfeld nails the neurosis of adolescenc e with an unusual and appropriate tone....Sittenfeld's depiction of complex relationships is welcome; her characters are nuanced, pathetic, hilarious, and, above all, genuine. Prep is an extremely talented debut from a writer to keep an eye on - for her sense of humor and empathy as well as her soci ological critique. View more info

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BIG GIRL

By: Steel, Danielle

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Corgi Books: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000042110

ISBN: 055215900X

Condition: Good


'Watch out, world. Here I come!' For Victoria Dawson, growing up isn't a ha ppy experience. Born to picture-perfect parents, she never feels pretty eno ugh. But when her parents have a second child, Victoria is thrilled - she c an't help but adore her new baby sister Gracie. And her parents finally hav e the perfect daughter they always wanted. Meanwhile Victoria still never s eems to get it quite right - she battles with her weight, she's told she'll never find a man if... View more info

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LIFE ISNT ALL HA HA HEE HEE

By: Syal, Meera

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: TRANSWORLD PUBLISHERS PTY: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000010447

ISBN: 1862300526

Condition: Very Good+


Tania, Sunita and Chila have been close and somewhat unlikely friends since their schooldays. Sunita, a former law student and activist, married her u niversity sweetheart Akash, and is settled, unsatisfied, into a life of ove rweight, underappreciated motherhood. Tania, top girl fighter at school, is a raven-maned beauty, who has rejected marriage and anything traditionally Asian, for a high-flying TV career and a compliant Indophile boyfriend cal led Martin. And then t... View more info

ELEGANCE

By: Tessaro, Kathleen

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000011706

ISBN: 0007151438

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: This finely wrought debut novel tells a Cinderella story of sorts about an unhappy thirtysomething woman who manages to turn her disastrous life around. Louise Canova hails from Pittsburgh but is currently living in London with her actor husband. Louise has severe self-esteem problems, a budding eating disorder, a complete lack of interest in any activity, and a growing sense that something isn't right with her marriage. O... View more info

LOTS OF LOVE

By: Walker, Fiona

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000039526

ISBN: 0340682310

Condition: Very Good


When Ellen Jamieson breaks up with her long-standing boyfriend, she plans t o go traveling. But first she agrees to house-sit for her parents, who are trying to find a buyer for their idyllic cottage in the Cotswold village of Oddlode. The village is full of quaint and eccentric characters, both blue -blooded and below the salt, and Ellen is the subject of much speculation. Under the wing of Ophelia "Touchy Pheely" Gently, an impoverished local scu lptor, Ellen g... View more info

TONGUE IN CHEEK

By: Walker, Fiona

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000039525

ISBN: 0340895799

Condition: Very Good


From the very first day that they move to the Oddlode Valley, it's inevitab le that young teacher Mo Stillitoe, recently separated socialite Diana Lamp eter, and cool, retired dressage diva Anke Brakespear will find their lives entangled. Despite their differing generations and backgrounds, the women are on a relocation collision course. As inept removal men deliver furnitur e and even horses to the wrong houses, other moves are being made. Mo's bad boy lover takes Diana... View more info

FLY AWAY HOME

By: Weiner, Jennifer

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Simon + Schuster UK: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000020455

ISBN: 1847390269

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: 'Jennifer Weiner is a class act. She writes with confidence and style, and Fly Away Home is a warm-hearted, bittersweet treat Lisa Jewell, bestselling author of Ralphs Party and 31 Dream Street "Summer reading at its best: entertaining and full of insight into relation ships and how they change." —People "Unflappably fun Hilarious In Jennifer Weiner's luscious new novel, Fly Away Home, a political wife's... View more info

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ONWARDS AND UPWARDS

By: Weir, Arabella

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000012295

ISBN: 0140292713

Condition: Very Good+


This is the story of three women - Albertine (Bert), Vicky and Tess - and t heir unusual, enduring and often hilarious friendship. From the tank-topped 70s to the caring, sharing 90s, they manage to maintain their special bond in the face of a hectic, ever-changing, bewildering world. View more info

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STUPID CUPID

By: Weir, Arabella

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Gardners Books: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000007822

ISBN: 014027703X

Condition: Very Good


Laugh-out-loud funny and achingly true to life, this is a book about that u niversally familiar phenomenon - when you lose something, you want it more than you ever did when you had it. This book is about obsession. It's about not being able to see the wood for the trees. Specifically, it's about Hat Grant, a gardener, who gets dumped by her fiance Jimmy Mack, four weeks be fore their wedding. She resolves to keep going with the wedding plans regar dless - telling no one... View more info

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DOES MY BUM LOOK BIG IN THIS

By: Weir, Arabella

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000020575

ISBN: 034068948X

Condition: Very Good+


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: 'A hyper-active stream-of-consciousness confession which is both very funny and unexpectedly touching!' -- Joanna Lumley 'DOES MY BUM LOOK BIG IN THIS? This was a question that had to be asked and thank God someone has had the courage to answer it. This is Weir's first, and in my view by far her best, work to date.' -- Angus Deayton 'Interestingly, Arabella herself doesn't have a big bum at all, it's really quite small. In... View more info

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LAST NIGHT AT CHATEAU MARMONT

By: Weisberger, Lauren

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ome: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000020374

ISBN: 1439183600

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: In her fourth novel, the incisive, trend-focused author of The Devil Wears Prada (2003) explores the effect of fame on a young married couple. When Brooke first comes across singer Julian in a dive in Manhattan, she's entranced by his voice. She starts to attend his weekly shows until a mediocre blind date leads to an unexpected meeting. It isn't long before the two fall in love and marry. Brooke, a nutritionist with aspir... View more info

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GUILTY CREATURES

By: Welfare, Sue

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000014071

ISBN: 0007106572

Condition: Very Good


Frank Pilgrim is a TV shrink on the verge of his big break, but hasn't noti ced that his wife, son and daughter are having problems of their own. When his wife Mim becomes acquainted with an eminent literary figure, he and his producer decide to make the most of it - a catalyst for chaos. View more info

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COCKTAILS FOR THREE

By: Wickham, Madeleine

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Black Swan Books, Limited: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000018648

ISBN: 0552998346

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Take three successful career women, the urbane world of London publishing, add friendship, then shake and serve this story in a cocktail glass with a slice of secrets as a garnish, and call the concoction Cocktails for Three. It is an entertaining tale about three friends, Candice, Maggie, and Roxanne, set in the world of sophistication, cocktails, and the Londoner magazine. Once a month the women meet at the Manhattan Bar... View more info