Search Results: "Sophie Kinsella"


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TWENTIES GIRL by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 21, 2009

"Kinsella (Remember Me?, 2008, etc.) is in her element with scattered, wisecracking Lara, and Sadie (and her outfits) are fabulous. But this one goes on a bit longer than necessary."
Struggling Londoner gets the shock of a lifetime when the meddlesome ghost of a recently deceased relative haunts her. Read full book review >

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SOPHIE by Mem Fox
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1994

"A story that will appeal more to parents than to the target audience. (Fiction/Picture book. 3-8)"
Using the relationship between an African-American girl and her grandfather, Fox (Tough Boris, p. 479, etc.) has written a simple tale about the life cycle. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 14, 2012

"Screwball romance with a likable and vulnerable heroine."
Plucky bride-to-be makes an unexpected connection after she appropriates a stranger's cellphone. Read full book review >

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REMEMBER ME? by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 4, 2008

"Cute."
From Kinsella (Shopaholic & Baby, 2007, etc.), a rags-to-riches fable with a twist. Read full book review >

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MY (NOT SO) PERFECT LIFE by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"A delightful and charming story that will appeal to Shopaholic fans."
A young woman learns that a "perfect" life isn't always what it seems as she attempts to move on from a dramatic firing by working at her family's farm. Read full book review >

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WEDDING NIGHT by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 23, 2013

"Bright, bouncy, engaging and perfect for filming."
Convinced that Richard is finally going to propose to her—after all, he has been dropping fairly obvious hints about a "big question"—Lottie has dolled herself up and begun fantasizing in Technicolor. But then, he doesn't. What's a girl to do? Read full book review >

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SOPHIE by Guy Burt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2003

"Slight and obliquely told, but dense with atmospherics and creeping dread."
From the British author of The Hole (2001): a first US appearance of a slim, taut, creepy psychological thriller, written when Burt was 19. Read full book review >

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Sophie by Jennie Sargam
Released: June 5, 2015

"Though overlong and occasionally repetitive, this book offers three-dimensional portraits of emotional journeys for young and old alike."
A new-adult coming-of-age story from debut author Sargam. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"A treat for dog lovers."
Journalist Pearse tells the heartwarming lost-and-found tale of Sophie, an Australian blue heeler who became an unwitting castaway on St. Bees, an island off the Queensland coast. Read full book review >

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SURPRISE ME by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 13, 2018

"A hilariously moving look at marriage and the power of mixing things up."
A woman attempts to spice up her marriage…and uncovers some secrets in the process. Read full book review >

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SHOPAHOLIC TO THE STARS by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 21, 2014

"A light, enjoyable read that's pure escapism."
Becky Brandon and her shopping habit head to Hollywood in the latest book in Kinsella's series (Mini Shopaholic, 2010, etc.).Read full book review >

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CONFESSIONS OF A SHOPAHOLIC by Sophie Kinsella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 13, 2001

"A have-your-cake-and-eat-it romp, done with brio and not a syllable of moralizing. Newcomer Kinsella has a light touch and puckish humor."
Another bright young thing from London with a bad habit: shopping. Read full book review >