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    • ISBN:9781848941632
    • Publication date:15 Jul 2010

Dinner for Two

By Mike Gayle

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A brilliant romantic comedy from number one bestselling author Mike Gayle, author of MY LEGENDARY GIRLFRIEND, MR COMMITMENTand TURNING THIRTY

A witty and touching novel for fans of Tony Parsons and Nick Hornby.

Thirty-two-year-old music journalist Dave Harding has got a nice house, a cushy job and in Izzy, his partner, the ideal companion for an intimate dinner for two. But when friends of Dave announce they're having a baby the biological clock he never knew existed starts ticking. Loudly.

When the magazine Dave works for folds he is forced to take the worst job in journalism - Agony Uncle for Teen Scene. Suddenly cooler-than-cool Dave is knee deep in the adolescent outpourings of his teenage readership. One letter out of thousands, however, turns his life upside down.

Thirteen-year-old Nicola O'Connell doesn't want advice about boys - she wants to know about Dave because she's convinced that Dave Harding is her dad. And she's got the facts to prove it.

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  • ISBN: 9780340767962
  • Publication date: 15 Aug 2002
  • Page count: 384
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
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'A warm, funny romantic comedy' - Daily Mail on TURNING THIRTY
'Fresh and witty' - Independent on Sunday on TURNING THIRTY
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