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Water-melon

Publisher: London : Mandarin, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : FictionView all editions and formats
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It's bad enough that Claire's husband James left her the day he was at the birth of their first child - I mean, if he thought it was going to upset him that much he should have just stayed at home - but to rub salt into the episiotomy, he didn't even have the decency to leave her for someone skinny!He's just absconded, leaving Claire with a newborn baby, a broken heart, two extra stone and an ...er...birth canal ten  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Chick lit
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 0749324791 9780749324797 9780099489986 9780434004829 0434004820 0099429985 9780099429982 0099489988
OCLC Number: 154327668
Description: 614 pages
Responsibility: Marian Keyes.

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Claire's husband James leaves her for Denise from the flat downstairs, the day their first child is born. Broken-hearted, Claire returns home to her family to get better. So much better in fact, that  Read more...

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"A candid, irresistibly funny debut and perfect summertime read."-"Kirkus Reviews" "Marian Keyes has a talent for writing about ordinary things happening to ordinary people. But in Watermelon, the Read more...

 
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