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    • ISBN:9781848946736
    • Publication date:24 Jun 2010

Getting Over Mr Right

By Chrissie Manby

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Girl goes mad when boyfriend dumps her on Facebook in this hilarious, gold-standard Chrissie Manby

Have you ever had your heart broken? How did you get over it? Did a tub of ice cream cheer you up? Did you delete his number and start again? Are you now friends with your ex? Perhaps you're godmother to his children?

In which case, this book is not for you.

But if you reacted with denial, begging or a spot of casual witchcraft, then you've come to the right place. This is one woman's journey from love to lunacy and back again . . .


Praise for Chris Manby

'Be prepared to get completely lost in this deliciously funny read' - Heat

'Destined to keep you up until the small hours' - Daily Mirror

Biographical Notes

Chrissie Manby is the author of twenty romantic comedies including A PROPER FAMILY HOLIDAY, THE MATCHBREAKER and SEVEN SUNNY DAYS. She has had several Sunday Times bestsellers and her novel about behaving badly after a break-up, GETTING OVER MR RIGHT, was nominated for the 2011 Melissa Nathan Award.

Chrissie was raised in Gloucester, in the west of England, and now lives in London. Contrary to the popular conception of chick-lit writers, she is such a bad home-baker that her own father threatened to put her last creation on www.cakewrecks.com. She is, however, partial to white wine and shoes she can't walk in.

You can follow her on Twitter @chrissiemanby, or visit her website www.chrissiemanby.co.uk to find out more.

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  • ISBN: 9780340992791
  • Publication date: 24 Jun 2010
  • Page count: 304
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
'I've always liked Manby's books and this is my favourite so far . . . deeply cringe-making, sometimes poignant and often hilarious . . . I loved it. Six stars, hurrah!' — Daily Mail
Laugh-out-loud funny . . . Unputdownable — Heat
This sassy and addictive read will make you laugh - a lot! — Closer
A fun holiday read — Star
'You'll laugh . . . but you will cringe too.' — Daily Mirror
In perfect time for summer, Chrissie Manby's bright, smart and funny look a how to cope with the man who got away - by not coping at all, throwing caution to the wind, taking any option available and behaving very badly indeed. Hilarious. — Waitrose Weekend
I just couldn't put it down . . . definitely one to pack in your beach bags this summer — chicklitreviews.com
'Lots of fun' — Image
'Be prepared to get completely lost in this deliciously funny read' ***** — Heat on CRAZY IN LOVE
'Destined to keep you up until the small hours' **** — Daily Mirror on CRAZY IN LOVE
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