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The Romancipation of Maggie Hunter

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Maggie Hunter is living the life she's always wanted. Her career is taking off and, thanks to Japanese straightening technology, her hair is lying down. The commitment-phobic Maggie even has a serious boyfriend, Max. Smart, caring and funny, Max is practically perfect. There's just one problem: he's adamant that it's time for Maggie to move in. Maggie's not sure she's read ...more
Paperback, 442 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Red Dress Ink
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Sheri Lind
Jul 07, 2014 Sheri Lind rated it it was ok
This book was waaaaaaay too long. It could have been told with at least 100 less pages. It started VERY slow and and was very hard to get into. It wasn't until somewhere in the 300's pages that I finally felt like I had to finish reading just so I could find out what happened. There were completely needless plot points and I found it hard to care about several characters. I was not invested in them at all. I normally LOVE British authors but this story left much to be desired.
Sharon
Aug 04, 2015 Sharon rated it it was ok
I got 140 pages into this book and just stopped reading it because I really did not care about any of the characters. I like all the other books by this author that I have read, but this was just boring.
Shaun
Jul 03, 2009 Shaun rated it liked it
I would have to say this book I did like, but I found myself arguing with the characters in my head (but why do this, as this is a chick lit book?). Are we really that divided? Either we want to be in a long-term committed relationship or we want to be fiercely independent. Why can't we do both? But yeah, totally on the Red Dress kick right now. Something light and fluffy.
Judy
Aug 28, 2007 Judy rated it really liked it
This was a fantastic book! I was very intimadated by the actual size of the book; but it turned out to be a great read. Nothing seems so far fetched in this novel because the author writes so well. The only downside is the ending leaves you wanting more!
Bridget
Dec 21, 2011 Bridget rated it it was amazing
I liked this even more than I expected. The blurb on the back made it pretty predictable, so I was surprised there was no startling twist at the end. Loved it anyway.
Elissa (crz4drwho)
Jul 15, 2008 Elissa (crz4drwho) rated it it was ok
Shelves: read-2008
Not a bad book, just far too long for what the story was. Good characters, although I did want to smack Maggie for some of her stupidity.
Morg
May 05, 2012 Morg added it
I made the mistake of reading this as my first chick lit book, frankly, it has deterred me from reading any more of the genre.
Carol
Oct 02, 2010 Carol rated it liked it
An amusing story, very English. I enjoyed the relationship between Maggie and her best friend Eloise.
Aparna
Jan 03, 2010 Aparna rated it did not like it
Horrible ... didnt like the book at all. Read like 10 pages and was already dozing off!! a big NO NO...
Aviva
Nov 10, 2007 Aviva rated it liked it
Just a pleasant read. I can totally identify with Maggie's fear of commitment back in my single days.
Debbiedoesdctoo
Jun 10, 2013 Debbiedoesdctoo rated it it was ok
Horrible. I wanted to bitch slap the main character. Actually I can't say I liked any if them.
De Jr.
Aug 25, 2011 De Jr. rated it it was amazing
Still n the middle of reading it, but it's witty, humorous and very real.....I'm truly enjoying....
Kelly
Jan 20, 2010 Kelly rated it really liked it
I really like this one. There was really no surprise, but it was enjoyable to read.
Danielle
Dec 28, 2007 Danielle rated it really liked it
Shelves: chick-lit
great beach read. Predictable plot, but a sappy ending. Loved it.
Robin
Oct 11, 2007 Robin marked it as titlemania
Recommends it for: the void
I ask you, who would seriously give a book this title?
Deirdre Albanese
Jan 09, 2011 Deirdre Albanese rated it did not like it
I like this author for chick lit a lot. Fun!
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