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Of Love and Life: Can You Keep a Secret? / If My Father Loved Me / Blessed are the Cheesemakers

4.02  ·  Rating Details ·  111 Ratings  ·  11 Reviews
Three novels selected and condensed by Reader's Digest.
Paperback, 479 pages
Published March 17th 2003 by Reader's Digest
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Mar 21, 2013 Dolors rated it it was ok
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This is the story of two haunted souls who feel trapped in their respective lives.
Abbey is living a lie with her husband and Kit is grieving for the loss of his wife.
Abbey is alone in the world except by her eccentric grandfather, an Irish cheesemaker, and Kit has just lost his job because he drinks far too much.
They meet in the most unexpected place, a "weird" cheese farm led by two elderly men, one of them Abbey's grandfather, which is more like a charity home for troubled people, especially y
Dec 31, 2008 Taylor rated it it was amazing
can you keep a secret is an amazing book by one of my fav authors
sophie Kinsella. It's about a woman, and no matter how much she tries
to keep herself to herself,she ends up blurting out all her secrets to a man on a plane because she thinks she's going to die! He knows all her secrets, and it ends up he is the top executor coming to work with her company for a while. It's so funny, and quite embarrasing at times. It's a great book, and it has a great ending, but you'll have to read it to find ou
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Nov 10, 2009 Donna Edwards rated it it was amazing
I totally loved this book I just couldnt put it down I found myself going to bed early just to be able to read alittle longer and read it within a few nights I even took it work to read on my lunch break (which I dont tend to do) as there is a big shopping centre next to me lol and Im just a shopaholic lol

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Nov 17, 2009 The Sweet Bookshelf rated it really liked it
By now you all know I love anything by Sophie Kinsella. This book did not disappoint. I was laughing out loud in the bedroom reading, and my husband came in thinking I was laughing at myself. Nope, it was this hilarious book! I never have any trouble getting into Sophie Kinsella's books, I'll read anything she writes...because I trust her as an author. I know her style is something I love. Go get this book, it's super funny, and romantic, and so true about all of us! You'll LOVE it!
Sep 13, 2009 Cassandra rated it really liked it
love love loved this my only criticism is the the prose Kinsella uses. Now I actually I love it ( her way of writing) but where I read the shopholics series and went to read this straight after it was too much and I physically couldn't seperate the characters. Reading a few years later it was lovely :0)
Aug 22, 2010 Tara rated it really liked it
There were quite a few lol moments in this book. I enjoyed the main character more than the Shopaholic series character. She seemed a little more level-headed, even though at times she was insecure. Aren't we all, in some ways?
I loved this book! the way its written is lovely, you feel like the main character is your best friend who is telling you all about her life!

Loved it!! <3
Oct 29, 2011 Cassandra rated it it was amazing
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Absolutely hilarious! I've never laughed so much while reading a book. At some points it's a bit much, but overall this is definitely a book I'll read over and over!
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Madeleine Wickham (born 12 December 1969) is a bestselling British author under her pseudonym, Sophie Kinsella. Educated at New College, Oxford, she worked as a financial journalist before turning to fiction. She is best known for writing a popular series of chick-lit novels. The Shopaholic novels series focuses on the misadventures of Becky Bloomwood, a financial journalist who cannot manage her ...more
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