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The secret lives of dresses

Author: Erin McKean
Publisher: Tullamarine, Vic. : Bolinda Audio, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dora has always taken the path of least resistance. She went to the college that offered her a scholarship, is majoring in "vagueness studies," and wears whatever shows the least dirt. She falls into a job at the college coffee shop, and a crush on her flirty boss, Gary. Just when she's about to test Gary's feelings, Mimi, the grandmother who raised her, suffers a stroke. Dora rushes back home to Forsyth, NC, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Erin McKean
ISBN: 9781742854427 1742854427
OCLC Number: 756529983
Notes: Unabridged.
Bolinda Audio: BAB 111010.
Performer(s): Read by Eloise Oxer.
Description: 10 sound discs (CD) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. ; in container.
Responsibility: Erin McKean.

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Dora has always taken the path of least resistance. She went to the college that offered her a scholarship, is majoring in "vagueness studies," and wears whatever shows the least dirt. She falls into a job at the college coffee shop, and a crush on her flirty boss, Gary. Just when she's about to test Gary's feelings, Mimi, the grandmother who raised her, suffers a stroke. Dora rushes back home to Forsyth, NC, and finds herself running her grandmother's vintage clothing store. The store has always been a fixture in Dora's life; though she grew up more of a jeans-and-sweatshirt kind of girl, before she even knew how to write, Mimi taught her that a vintage 1920s dress could lift a woman's spirit. While working there, Dora befriends Mimi's adorable contractor, Conrad. Is he after Dora, or is working from a different blueprint? And why did Mimi start writing down, and giving away, stories of the dresses in her shop?

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