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All Time Faves: Chick Lit
Women in their 20s and 30s may solve crimes or find love while discovering themselves in these fun, breezy reads.
|If You Could See Me Now
2006-01 - Hyperion Books
1401301878 Check our catalog
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Andrews, Mary Kay
2008-02 - Harperluxe
9780061468827 Check our catalog
Chef extraordinaire Gina Foxton doesn't expect anything to be handed to her on a platter. After years of hard work, the former runner-up Miss Teen Vidalia Onion is now the host of her own local Georgia public television show called "Fresh Start," and she's dating the show's producer.
But when her show gets canceled, and she catches her boyfriend in flagrante delicto with the boss's wife, Gina realizes that she's meant for bigger and better things. The Cooking Channel is looking for its next star, and Gina is certain that she fits the bill. Trouble is, the execs also have their eye on Mr. "Kill It and Grill It" Tate Moody, the star of a hunting, fishing, and cooking show called "Vittles." Tate is the ultimate man's man, with a dog named Moonpie and a penchant for flannel shirts. Little does Gina know, though, that she and Tate are soon to embark on the cook-off of their lives. …More
|The Finishing Touches
2009-06 - Pocket Books
9781416540076 Check our catalog
The author of the "New York Times"-bestselling Little Lady Agency novels delivers a hilarious and heartwarming work, featuring a young woman who sets out to transform a failing finishing school into a thriving real-life skills academy for young women. …More
|Size 12 Is Not Fat: A Heather Wells Mystery
2006-01 - Avon Books
0060525118 Check our catalog
The #1 "New York Times" bestselling author strikes gold once more with a new series featuring a pop star-turned-girl detective in a mystery that rocks. …More
|Stupid and Contagious:
2006-05 - Warner Books
0446695726 Check our catalog
In this hilarious, romantic comedy, two twenty-something neighbors embark on a zany mission to meet the founder of Starbucks, and in doing so, find each other. …More
|Bridget Jones's Diary
1998-07 - Viking Books
0670880728 Check our catalog
Bridget Jones's Diary charts a devastatingly self-aware, hilarious year in the life of a thirty-something Singleton. Here is the daily chronicle of her permanent, doomed quest for self-improvement - a year in which she resolves to: reduce the circumference of each thigh by 1 1/2 inches, visit the gym three times a week not merely to buy a sandwich, form a functional relationship with a responsible adult, and not fall for any of the following: misogynists, megalomaniacs, people with girlfriends or wives, emotional fuckwits, alcoholics, workaholics, chauvinists, or perverts. And learn to program the VCR. Bridget struggles to keep her life on an even keel - or at least afloat. Whenever her plans meet with disaster, as they invariably do, she manages to pick herself up, go out on the town, and tell herself it will be all right in the morning, when life will definitely be different this time. Bridget Jones's Diary will make you like yourself for precisely those things you're most ashamed of. …More
2007-07 - Viking Books
0670038571 Check our catalog
A group of friends that hasnt seen one another in years is reunited through tragedy. Working through their grief together, they find that each of their lives is impacted in ways they could have never foreseen, in this story of friendship, family, and life coming full circle. …More
2002-05 - Avon a
9780060090364 Check our catalog
"February the fifteenth is a very special day for me. It is the day I gave birth to my first child. It is also the day my husband left me...I can only assume the two events weren't entirely unrelated."
Claire has everything she ever wanted: a husband she adores, a great apartment, a good job. Then, on the day she gives birth to their first baby, James informs her that he's leaving her. Claire is left with a newborn daughter, a broken heart, and a postpartum body that she can hardly bear to look at.
She decides to go home to Dublin. And there, sheltered by the love of a quirky family, she gets better. So much so, in fact, that when James slithers back into her life, he's in for a bit of a surprise. …More
|The Undomestic Goddess
2005-07 - Dial Press
9780385338684 Check our catalog
Workaholic attorney Samantha Sweeting has just done the unthinkable. She's made a mistake so huge, it'll wreck any chance of a partnership.
Going into utter meltdown, she walks out of her London office, gets on a train, and ends up in the middle of nowhere. Asking for directions at a big, beautiful house, she's mistaken for an interviewee and finds herself being offered a job as housekeeper. Her employers have no idea they've hired a lawyer-and Samantha has no idea how to work the oven. She can't sew on a button, bake a potato, or get the #@%# ironing board to open. How she takes a deep breath and begins to cope-and finds love-is a story as delicious as the bread she learns to bake.
But will her old life ever catch up with her? And if it does...will she want it back? …More
|A Date You Can't Refuse
Kozak, Harley Jane
2009-03 - Broadway Books
9780385518031 Check our catalog
Serial dater and greeting-card artist Wollie Shelley goes undercover in a media-training company suspected of video piracy, but when a dead body appears on the company's property, she's caught up in a conspiracy that goes way beyond some stolen DVDs.
|Gucci Gucci Coo:
2006-05 - Delta
0385338996 Check our catalog
From the "screamingly funny" ("USA Today") author of "Apocalipstick" and "Original Sin" comes her latest romp, packed with all the humor, fast-paced fun, and sexy storylines her fans have come to expect. …More
2005-08 - ReganBooks
0060096705 Check our catalog
A fabulous new novel from the bestselling author of Behaving Like Adults.
Brimming with the warmth, perception and understanding that characterizes Anna Maxted's writing, Being Committed mixes heartache with humour and is perhaps her finest novel yet.…More
2001-03 - Dutton Books
0525945806 Check our catalog
Bubbles Yablonsky knows there is more to life than doing hair in Lehigh, Pennsylvania. She goes back to school, enters journalism classes and gets a job at a local newspaper for on-the-job training. When Bubbles stumbles upon a crime scene on the way home from an assignment, she's suddenly up to her roots in a nasty murder investigation. This title is the debut novel in a new mystery series. …More
|The Husband Habit
2009-07 - St. Martin's Press
9780312537043 Check our catalog
From the author of the bestselling "The Dirty Girls Social Club" comes this work about a young chef who keeps falling for married men. …More
|Best Friends Forever
2009-07 - Atria Books
9780743294294 Check our catalog
With her incomparable humor and heart, the author of the bestselling "Good in Bed" and "In Her Shoes" returns with a novel that depicts the nuances of female friendship. …More