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Publisher Comments:

With the same wicked humor, buoyant charm, and optimism that have made her Shopaholic novels beloved international bestsellers, Sophie Kinsella delivers a hilarious new novel and an unforgettable new character. Meet Emma Corrigan, a young woman with a huge heart, an irrepressible spirit, and a few little secrets:

Secrets from her mother:

I lost my virginity in the spare bedroom with Danny Nussbaum while Mum and Dad were downstairs watching Ben-Hur.

Sammy the goldfish in my parents’ kitchen is not the same goldfish that Mum gave me to look after when she and Dad were in Egypt.

Secrets from her boyfriend:

I weigh one hundred and twenty-eight pounds. Not one eighteen, like Connor thinks.

I’ve always thought Connor looks a bit like Ken. As in Barbie and Ken.

From her colleagues:

When Artemis really annoys me, I feed her plant orange juice. (Which is pretty much every day.) It was me who jammed the copier that time. In fact, all the times.

Secrets she wouldn’t share with anyone in the world:

My G-string is hurting me.

I have no idea what NATO stands for. Or even what it is.

Until she spills them all to a handsome stranger on a plane. At least, she thought he was a stranger.

But come Monday morning, Emma’s office is abuzz about the arrival of Jack Harper, the company’s elusive CEO. Suddenly Emma is face-to-face with the stranger from

the plane, a man who knows every single humiliating detail about her. Things couldn’t possibly get worse—Until they do.

Synopsis:

Already scooped up for a major motion picture by Paramount — produced by and starring Kate Hudson — this #1 UK bestseller is by the author of the popular Shopaholic trilogy and offers readers a brand-new heroine to love.

Synopsis:

After the worst day of her life, Emma Corrigan spills her darkest secrets to a stranger on an airplane, but when he re-emerges in her life, she will have to face the things she said to him, and her growing feelings for him. 125,000 first printing.

Synopsis:

Chapter One

Of course I have secrets.

Of course I do. Everyone has a few secrets. It's completely normal.

I'm not talking about big, earth-shattering secrets. Not the-president-is planning-to-bomb-Japan-and-only-Will-Smith- can-save-the-world type secrets. Just normal, everyday little secrets.

Like, for example, here are a few random secrets of mine, off the top of my head:

1.My Kate Spade bag is a fake.

2.I love sweet sherry, the least cool drink in the universe.

3.I have no idea what NATO stands for. Or even exactly what it is.

4.I weigh 128 pounds. Not 118, like my boyfriend, Connor, thinks. (Although, in my defense, I was planning to go on a diet when I told him that. And, to be fair, it is only one number different.)

5.I've always thought Connor looks a bit like Ken. As in Barbie and Ken.

6.Sometimes, when we're right in the middle of passion

About the Author

Sophie Kinsella is a former financial journalist and the author of the bestselling novels Confessions of a Shopaholic, Shopaholic Takes Manhattan, and Shopaholic Ties the Knot. She lives in England, where she is at work on her next novel.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780440334866
Publisher:
Dial Press
Subject:
England
Author:
Kinsella, Sophie
Author:
Sophie Kinsella
Subject:
Young women
Subject:
Romance - Contemporary
Subject:
Movie-TV Tie-In - General
Subject:
Fiction-Romance - Contemporary
Subject:
Fiction : Romance - Contemporary
Subject:
Fiction : Humorous
Subject:
Humorous fiction
Subject:
Love stories
Subject:
Businesswomen
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Media Tie-In - General
Subject:
Audio Books-Literature
Subject:
Audio Books-Romance
Subject:
Humor : General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Literature-Contemporary Women
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20040323
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
368

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Product details 368 pages Random House Publishing Group - English 9780440334866 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Already scooped up for a major motion picture by Paramount — produced by and starring Kate Hudson — this #1 UK bestseller is by the author of the popular Shopaholic trilogy and offers readers a brand-new heroine to love.
"Synopsis" by , After the worst day of her life, Emma Corrigan spills her darkest secrets to a stranger on an airplane, but when he re-emerges in her life, she will have to face the things she said to him, and her growing feelings for him. 125,000 first printing.
"Synopsis" by , Chapter One

Of course I have secrets.

Of course I do. Everyone has a few secrets. It's completely normal.

I'm not talking about big, earth-shattering secrets. Not the-president-is planning-to-bomb-Japan-and-only-Will-Smith- can-save-the-world type secrets. Just normal, everyday little secrets.

Like, for example, here are a few random secrets of mine, off the top of my head:

1.My Kate Spade bag is a fake.

2.I love sweet sherry, the least cool drink in the universe.

3.I have no idea what NATO stands for. Or even exactly what it is.

4.I weigh 128 pounds. Not 118, like my boyfriend, Connor, thinks. (Although, in my defense, I was planning to go on a diet when I told him that. And, to be fair, it is only one number different.)

5.I've always thought Connor looks a bit like Ken. As in Barbie and Ken.

6.Sometimes, when we're right in the middle of passion

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