The Wonder Spot

The Wonder Spot

3.25 (6,254 ratings by Goodreads)
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Meet Sophie Applebaum, an everywoman who doesn't quite fit in anywhere. She's looking for a career - but lacks a calling; looking for love - but winds up with men who put her off instead of pull her in. The women she befriends want a girl who's strong but who can't say no. At drinks parties, she feels like a solid trying to do a liquid's job. It isn't easy to find your place in the world, but Sophie's willing to work at it. And with every false step, she might just be getting closer to creating the life she wants to have...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 1 x 1 x 1mm | 145g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • no pictures
  • 0141034718
  • 9780141034713
  • 759,189

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"Prodigiously talented, mordantly wry and wise, Bank offers... irresistible reading." --San Francisco Chronicle"A five-course meal: loaded with pleasure." --Los Angeles Times"Bank possesses a prodigious talent for snappy one-liners, and her self-deprecating anecdotes belie intelligence and sophistication." --The Washington Post"Bittersweet, tremendously winning... enthralling and engaging." --Entertainment Weekly
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About Melissa Bank

Melissa Bank's first book, The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing, was published in 1999. She lives in New York City.
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6,254 ratings
3.25 out of 5 stars
5 10% (651)
4 30% (1,867)
3 39% (2,445)
2 16% (1,013)
1 4% (278)
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