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Call Waiting

3.66  ·  Rating Details  ·  104 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
Ally Tasker is trapped in a dead-end teaching job and a relationship that's going nowhere. Her dreams of a fulfilling life after art college didn't include cleaning up after bored school children and being a doormat for her yuppie boyfriend. What she really wants is to be more like her friend Meg - at least she has turned her art training into a lucrative job in computer d ...more
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published April 9th 2003 by Thomas Dunne Books
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May 22, 2016 Cindy rated it liked it
A lovely story about a young woman who has reached a point in life when she's ready for change but resisting it at the same time.
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Aug 21, 2013 Michelle Harris rated it liked it
First half of the book was extremely slow. Felt disappointed every time the story went back to Meg and her friendships. Second half of the story was a lot more enjoyable.
Dec 16, 2011 Jane rated it liked it
A good read. A bit slow to start and no surprise at the end. However, good insight into how people feel and how they appear to others.
Aug 08, 2011 Toni rated it really liked it
Light and fluffy but some very good 'feeling' descriptions. Nice the setting in NSW too, a good read
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This has been my favourite Blacklock so far. Who can resist an escape to the country and a hunky carpenter?
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Great! I really enjoyed this - kept me enthralled from the first page!
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Dianne Blacklock is the author of Call Waiting, Wife for Hire, Almost Perfect, False Advertising, Crossing Paths, Three’s a Crowd, The Right Time, and in November 2011, The Secret Ingredient.

When she's not writing she goes on rampages through the house, cleaning and emptying out cupboards and making everyone do extra chores. Needless to say, the family prefers it when she's writing.
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