Cannie Shapiro returns in the acclaimed novel from the author of Good in Bed, All Fall Down and the forthcoming Who Do You Love! It's been almost thirteen years since we last saw Cannie Shapiro, the heroine of Good in Bed, whose journey towards happy-ever-after made millions of women the world over laugh, cry and recognise themselves. The last decade of Cannie's life has brought some surprises. Her life story, in fictional form, became an unexpected bestseller, and Cannie has since retreated from fame's fallout, writing science-fiction under a pen name and praying that all her daughter inherited from her father, Cannie's ex-boyfriend Bruce Guberman, are her curls and her eye-colour, and not his predilection for smoking pot. Meanwhile Cannie's best friend, Samantha, is looking for love in all the wrong places, and Cannie's husband, Peter, has decided that he'd like to have a baby, and the family's first choice for a surrogate is none other than Cannie's flamboyant kid sister ...brand-new car pulled away from the curb, I shut down my laptop and sprang to my feet, straightening stacks of magazines ... stashing shoes and umbrellas in the closet, lighting candles, sliding an apple pie Ia#39;d prepared and frozen the previous anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2008-09-04|