Sheila Levine is Dead and Living in New York
Sheila Levine is Dead and Living in New York Author:Gail Parent Sheila Levine is 30, overweight, oversexed and unmarried....Sheila Levine is getting a divorce - from life! Sheila Levine is the most achingly funny suicide note ever written by a marriage-mad manhunter trying, unsuccessfully, to straddle two worlds: the one she's been programed for since birth - marriage first, life later - and the illusive swi... more »nging singles scene of "liberated" New York.« less
Having come out of an extended period of singleness and exertive dating I found this book fascinating. It helps you compare your own experience and process it all.
The story really is timeless - could have been written today.
A story about a nice Jewish girl who wants to get married, but can't seem to find the right guy, so she decides she's going to kill herself. She plans everything out, and the book is basically her suicide note to her parents. It's not a sad book, by any means.