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    • ISBN:9780340837238
    • Publication date:02 Jan 2006

Second Prize

By Chrissie Manby

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A poignant yet hilarious tale of unrequited love from bestselling Manby.

Dashing, dishy and utterly uninterested. No one else can compete. Lara Fenton is all washed up. Single at 25, she's desperate to find a man, especially since her best friend Julie got engaged. Salvation arrives in the divine form of Hugh Armstrong-Hamilton. Yes, Hugh has his faults, but who doesn't? So what if he never picks up the bill? Big deal if he cancels dates at the last moment. And who cares about a few insults from his snooty friends? Hugh is a God - her God, and any other man would seem like second prize in comparison. Or would they...?

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  • ISBN: 9781848948075
  • Publication date: 03 Sep 2009
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