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The Younger Man

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On the verge of turning 40, Hazel Chamberlayne is quite happy to be single--until the sensitive and smart Joe Ryan, who's roughly ten years her junior, walks into her office. Hazel is more than intrigued, but can this relationship cynic learn to love a man? Original.
Paperback, 264 pages
Published January 1st 2006 by Red Dress Ink
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Mar 30, 2008 rated it really liked it
Shelves: chick-lit
This book started a bit slow but picked up after awhile to the point I didn't want to put it down. It's your typical Chick lit where you have a strong woman who thinks she knows her own mind and how she wants to live life at age 40. Then she meets a man 10 years her junior who makes her take a second look at her life. She also has a varied group of girlfriends with their own confusing lives. It wasn't as humorous as some of the chick lit I have read but had a bit more sex than some too so trade- ...more
Karielle at Books à la Mode
The English really do do it better. I discovered the delightful Sarah Tucker when I first picked up her novel, The Last Year of Being Single. It didn't seem like my type of story, but after reading the first page, I was eager to find out what would happen by the last. When I finished it, I felt sort of changed. I felt like I had to do something; I felt like it wouldn't be quite right for me to just close the book and put it place it on my bookshelf and forget about it forever. So I went online a ...more
Sep 27, 2012 rated it it was ok
Pretty typical chick lit kind of stuff. Eh, wasn't impressed.
Jun 27, 2007 rated it liked it
Shelves: for-pleasure
Great for a quick read. Not very deep tho.
Aug 29, 2008 rated it it was ok
Shelves: chicklit
Choppy and silly, and totally unrealistic. Not the best fluff book out there.
Oct 13, 2009 rated it did not like it
couldn't get past page 20 it was so icky!
Nov 17, 2011 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: e-books-read
This was slightly above the standard Chick-Lit book and was definately readable. It's easy to read and good for commuters.
Sherri Hunter
Feb 28, 2010 rated it did not like it
Shelves: chick-lit
Wasn't able to get into this one. The dialogue seemed forced
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Author Biography: British author Sarah Tucker is an award-winning travel journalist and broadcaster. She divides her time between England and France, and only has room for one man in her life: her four-year-old son, Thomas.
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