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In Anne Giardinis bestselling debut novel, The Sad TruthAbout Happiness, Maggie, the perfect middle daughter of eccentric parents,finds herself on an impulsive quest for happiness, together with her sister Lucysnewborn son. Its a journey that will take her across the country—andultimately lead her home.

A poignant and sharply witty novel thats a joy to share aswell as to read, The Sad Truth About Happiness explores theproblems of family, love, work, friendship and loyalty with a warm and deeplyfelt affection for its fallible, likable characters. Giardini is a masterful andgenerous storyteller.

About the Author

Anne Giardini is a lawyer and writer. A former columnist for the National Post, she has written numerous essays and articles on a wide range of subjects. Her bestselling first novel, The Sad Truth About Happiness, was shortlisted for the Amazon.ca/Books in Canada First Novel Award and the 2007 Audie Award, honouring excellence in audio publishing. She currently sits on the board of the Writers Trust of Canada and the Vancouver International Writers Festival. Giardini lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, with her husband and three children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780006394105
Author:
Giardini, Anne
Publisher:
Harper Perennial
Subject:
Literary
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Publication Date:
20060403
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
eng
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8 x 5.3125 in 8.32 oz

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