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    • ISBN:9780340837269
    • Publication date:02 Jan 2006

Getting Personal

By Chrissie Manby

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Chris Manby's sharp dissection of love, friendship and personal ads - a laugh-out-loud romantic comedy.

Why is it that your best friend always seems to end up with men who treat her badly? Why is that your best male friend seems intent on dating the kind of girl who thinks that Nietzche is an STD? Why is it that your own little black book looks more and more like the non-celeb client list of the Priory? Why can't any of you find someone quite right?
Ruby, Martin and Lou are three old friends who have spent too much time talking about the ones that got away. Facing another summer without love, they decide to approach the dating dilemma in the way they approached finding flatmates. They're going to place personal ads. For one another.
Will it tempt their dream date/soul mate? Or is it a recipe for romantic disaster?

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  • ISBN: 9781848948167
  • Publication date: 30 Oct 2009
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  • Imprint: Hodder & Stoughton
It's a great idea for a plot, and Manby's writing more than does it justice — Marie Claire
Very funny, hugely feel-good and the perfect antidote for 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
Manby will have you in fits once again — OK!
Nothing short of brilliant — Marie Claire on SEVEN SUNNY DAYS
Devour it in one go — Company on READY OR NOT?
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