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Subject: New Gemma Townley
Date Posted: 6/22/2008 4:40 PM ET
Member Since: 9/29/2005
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Has anyone read her new one The Importance of Being Married?

Interesting premise but difficult in spots to comprehend...she is trying to write like her sister.

Date Posted: 6/23/2008 12:11 AM ET
Member Since: 3/25/2008
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who's her sister?

Date Posted: 6/23/2008 11:17 AM ET
Member Since: 3/18/2008
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Sophie Kinsella =0)

Date Posted: 7/15/2008 3:15 PM ET
Member Since: 7/19/2007
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I agree with you, it was an interesting premise, but I thought the book was so boring and hard to read.  in fact, it didn't pass my "100 page rule" and I ended up stopping around page 100 and then read the last chapter to see what happened.  As expected, it was totally predictable

Date Posted: 7/17/2008 12:58 AM ET
Member Since: 2/13/2007
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I've just not heard anything good about her books.  I had one, and gave it away in a game here.