The Good Luck Girl

The Good Luck Girl

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Maeve Connolly is tired of being labelled as irresponsible. Yes, she may spend unhealthy amounts of time on Facebook and watch marathon sessions of America's Next Top Model, but Maeve isn't a typical post-college slacker. Determined to change her life and make her own luck, Maeve impulsively decides on a grand adventure - driving cross country to LA. But en route, Maeve's car breaks down and she is stranded in Unknown, Arizona. It is here, alone and in the middle of nowhere, that Maeve finally faces up to the reality of her past. What Maeve has denied acknowledging, even to herself, is that she isn't running from bad luck, but from something much more complicated - something that made her feel as though the world would never turn again, and her heart would always remain closed. What begins as a hilarious and quirky coming-of-age tale soon deepens into a complex portrayal of survivorship and one woman's journey to a new beginning. Funny, irreverent, and moving in equal measure, The Good Luck Girl will leave you smiling through tears.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 159 x 239 x 29mm | 564g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0752891693
  • 9780752891699

About Kerry Reichs

Kerry Reichs is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina. Kerry juggled the role of Southern Belle with tough Washington lawyer for six years, until she finally worked up the courage to write her first novel, The Best Day of Someone Else's Life. She currently lives in Washington, DC.show more

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1,146 ratings
3.92 out of 5 stars
5 29% (336)
4 43% (489)
3 21% (242)
2 5% (62)
1 1% (17)
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