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    • ISBN:9781848948068
    • Publication date:09 Mar 2009

Running Away From Richard

By Chrissie Manby

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Repackaged B format edition of the hilarious novel that sold 160,000 copies

Just graduated from drama school, Lizzie Jordan is looking forward to a glittering career at the RSC. She's also looking forward to becoming Mrs Richard Adams (Lizzie just knows that her live-in artist boyfriend is about to propose any day now). So how come, just one month later, Lizzie finds herself sharing a cockroach-infested house in Venice Beach, California, working as a waitress in a notorious transvestite bar, and pretending to be the fiancee of one of the hottest directors in Hollywood; a man who just happens to be gay? Why does life never seem to work out the way Lizzie Jordan planned?

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  • ISBN: 9780340837214
  • Publication date: 10 Oct 2005
  • Page count: 432
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
A laugh-every-page, romping read. Excellent! — B
A great novel — Company
A great novel for anyone who's ever been dumped — Company
A fun romp - perfect holiday reading — Woman's Way - Dublin
Very funny, hugely feel-good, and the perfect antidote to anyone who worries that the only career ladder they've achieved is a run in their tights — Fiona Walker on LIZZIE JORDAN'S SECRET LIFE
In the best tradition of Kathy Lette, this is girl power at its most painfully funny — Helen Lederer on DEEP HEAT
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