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Author: Anna Maxted
Publisher: New York : ReganBooks, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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After her disaster of a marriage ends when she is just twenty, Hannah is convinced you have to be out of your mind (or desperate) to tie the knot. And life without a husband at thirty-one is just fine, thank you very much. She has a steady job working as a private investigator (albeit a mediocre one); a devoted boyfriend of five years, Jason; and a wonderful relationship with her dad (it's a shame her mother is such  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Maxted
ISBN: 0060096705 9780060096700
OCLC Number: 61444694
Description: 372 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Anna Maxted.

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After her disaster of a marriage ends when she is just twenty, Hannah is convinced you have to be out of your mind (or desperate) to tie the knot. And life without a husband at thirty-one is just fine, thank you very much. She has a steady job working as a private investigator (albeit a mediocre one); a devoted boyfriend of five years, Jason; and a wonderful relationship with her dad (it's a shame her mother is such a lost cause). Then, on a romantic weekend retreat to a faux-ancient castle, Jason proposes marriage, leaving Hannah with no choice but the obvious: to turn him down cold. Much to her horror, four weeks later, Jason becomes engaged to his next-door neighbor, a fine baker and "proficient seamstress." Has Hannah blown her last chance at a solid relationship as her family claims? Jason agrees to give her another chance -- but only if she meets his terms, among them a promise to dust off the many skeletons in her closet.

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