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    • ISBN:9781444723878
    • Publication date:21 Jul 2011

Fall Girl

By Toni Jordan

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A conwoman and a millionaire meet in a story about passion and loyalty, deceit and integrity, and the importance of believing in things that don't exist.

Meet Ella Canfield, highly qualified evolutionary biologist. Attractive, if a little serious-looking in those heavy glasses-but then she's about to put her career on the line. Dr Canfield is seeking funding for a highly unorthodox research project. She wants to prove that an extinct animal still roams in one of Australia's most popular national parks.

Meet Daniel Metcalf, good-looking, expensively dishevelled millionaire. Quite witty but far too rich to be taken seriously. He heads the Metcalf Trust, which donates money to offbeat scientific research projects. He has a personal interest in animals that don't exist.

Problem number one: There is no such person as Dr Ella Canfield.

Problem number two: Della Gilmore, professional con artist, has never met anyone like Daniel Metcalf before.

Someone is going to take a fall.

A sparkling, sexy read from the author of Addition, a Richard and Judy book club hit, Fall Girl is a story about passion and loyalty, deceit and integrity, and the importance of believing in things that don't exist.

Biographical Notes

Toni Jordan was born in Brisbane in 1966. Her debut novel Addition was first published in 2008 to critical acclaim. Toni lives in Melbourne where she works as a freelance copywriter.

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  • ISBN: 9781444723861
  • Publication date: 03 Feb 2011
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An unusual and intriguing novel, written with a very light touch — Daily Mail
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Toni Jordan's debut is mature, witty and entertaining — Irish Times
It's laugh-out-loud funny and painfully sad in turns . . . It is a quick read and extremely hard to put down, as you get addicted to Grace's addictive personality — Amanda Ross, Richard & Judy Summer Read
You'll be hearing more from this talented author — Choice
A sweet, charming, witty, romantic book — BBC Radio 2, The Weekender
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