Babyville is about the lives of three women dealing with relationships, careers, and children. They each have specific goals in life, and when surprises and/or difficulties come up, things have to change. This book details real life issues with a humorous twist. ... Bookends (Literature)
Cath, Si, and Josh have been friends since college and when Josh married Lucy, they immediately accepted her into the group. Now another friend, Portia, is back in the mix, though the others aren't sure if she has ulterior motives. Cath and Lucy take a leap of faith and start their own bookstore, Bookends, and everyone seems to be going through crises both individually and as a group. A poignant story about friendship, love, betrayal, and loss.... Bookends (Literature)
Jane Green captures the essence of being “thirty something” when Cath, a singleton, decides to turn in her well paid job to start her own book cafe with her dear friend-come-business-partner, Lucy. Issues of friendship, relationships and trust are tested among Cath, Lucy, her husband Josh, and their mutual friend Si, as the enigmatic and unsettling Portia re-enters their group after a 10 year absence. ... Jemima J
This book is about a British girl who hated being overweight and had the desire but not the drive to do something about her weight problem until she met a hunk from California on the Internet. Desperate to meet him, she wises up and loses weight and heads to Cali., and ends up finding out that being thin has its disadvantages as well. A real good book for someone who has tried to lose weight or is in the process of doing so. There is hope for us after...
Libby Mason is a 27 year old, single woman looking for Mr. Right. Although Libby is attractive, smart and has a good job as a public relations assistant, she is tired of always being the bridesmaid and never the bride. Libby's perfect dream is to meet and marry a handsome and rich Mr. Right and live in a fancy home. When Libby meets Nick, a sexy writer, she quickly realizes that he doesn't meet her criteria for a mate. First of all, Nick has no money... Straight Talking
Tasha's thirty-years old, successful, beautiful, and has had her share of good to worst relationships. She's thinking that Simon, her latest boyfriend of three years is THE one. Finally, she can have an equally interesting and wonderful relationship like that of her friends Emma, Andy and Mel. But things don't turn out as planned, and Tasha is left in the arms of Adam, Simon's best friend. And her quest for passion continues.
... The Other Woman
Ellie Black is 33 years old. She is the Marketing Director for the Calden Hotel line. She enjoys her job but feels time is running out on her, wants nothing else but to get married and have a family. At a party, she meets up with Dan Cooper, who reminds her that they actually met four years ago when she was involved with someone else. Ellie firmly believes that she has met the man of her dreams. As their relationship progresses, Dan moves into Ellie's fl... To Have and To Hold
Alice has always dreamed of happily ever afters and white picket fences. As a teenager Alice loved Joe Chambers from afar, but he never noticed her. Fast forward and she is now a 28 year old owner of her own catering business. In a strange quirk of fate, she is poised to marry the fabulous, wealthy and successful Joe, who has always been the man of her dreams. As Alice marries Joe and settles into married life she begins to realize that the fairy tale...