Can you keep a secret?: A Novel
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|Grouped Work ID||2fb92653-9ad9-405f-ab3c-9a803e00dc7e|
|Grouping Title||can you keep a secret|
|Grouping Author||sophie kinsella|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2021-09-23 05:32:58AM|
|Last Indexed||2021-09-23 05:55:55AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||9780385336819|
|available_at_catalog||Eva H. Perry Regional|
Richard B. Harrison Community
|detailed_location_catalog||Cary Regional - Adult Fiction|
Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction
Fuquay-Varina Community - Adult Fiction
Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction
Richard B Harrison - Adult Fiction
Southeast Regional - Adult Fiction
Village Regional Library - Adult Fiction
|display_description||SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sophie Kinsella, a novel with the same wicked humor, buoyant charm, and optimism as her beloved Shopaholic series.|
Meet Emma Corrigan, a young woman with a huge heart, an irrepressible spirit, and a few little secrets:
Secrets from her boyfriend: I’ve always thought Connor looks a bit like Ken. As in Barbie and Ken.
Secrets from her mother: I lost my virginity in the spare bedroom with Danny Nussbaum while Mum and Dad were downstairs watching Ben-Hur.
Secrets she wouldn’t share with anyone in the world: I have no idea what NATO stands for. Or even what it is.
Until she spills them all to a handsome stranger on a plane. At least, she thought he was a stranger. . . .
But come Monday morning, Emma’s office is abuzz about the arrival of Jack Harper, the company’s elusive CEO. Suddenly Emma is face-to-face with the stranger from the plane, a man who knows every single humiliating detail about her. Things couldn’t possibly get worse. Or could they?
Praise for Can You Keep a Secret?
“Venturing beyond Saks and Barney’s, the bestselling author of Confessions of a Shopaholic and Shopaholic Ties the Knot entertains readers with backstabbing office shenanigans, competition, scandal, love and sex. . . . Kinsella’s down-to-earth protagonist is sure to have readers sympathizing and doubled over in laughter.”—Publishers Weekly
“If laughing out loud in public places is your bag, be sure to pick up [Can You Keep a Secret?]. Heroine Emma Corrigan is going to be your new best friend.”—Boston Herald
“Kinsella’s timing is so perfect, her instincts so spot-on, that it’s easy to . . . devour the book like the guilty pleasure it is.”—Miami Herald
“Chick lit at its lightest and breeziest . . . filled with fabulous clothes, stalwart friends, and snotty enemies waiting to be taken down a peg.”—Orlando Sentinel
“[Kinsella’s] dialogue is sharp, even her minor characters are well drawn, and her parody of the marketing world is very funny.”—Washington Post Book World
“[A] comedic frenzy of ill-fated events . . . punchy . . . fast-moving.”—Rocky Mountain News
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Sophie Kinsella's Wedding Night.
|owning_library_catalog||Wake County Public Libraries|
Eva H. Perry Regional
Richard B. Harrison Community
Random House Publishing Group
|subject_facet||Businesswomen -- Fiction|
England -- Fiction
Young women -- Fiction
|title_display||Can you keep a secret?|
|title_full||Can You Keep a Secret? A Novel|
Can you keep a secret? / Sophie Kinsella
|title_short||Can you keep a secret?|