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By Sophie Kipner

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'Hilarious . . . Kipner writes fantastically, is emotionally clever and has a prepared eye for aspect - the extra absurd the higher. the result's a distinct, sometimes deranged and continuously very smart learn. I enjoyed each minute.' Daily Mail

Meet Tabitha grey, a delusional woman from Topanga, California, who redefines what it skill to be a really hopeless romantic. Tabby suffers from an competitive pressure of cock-eyed optimism – no volume of failure, embarrassment or humiliation can dent her fierce trust that actual, precise, lasting love is simply round the nook.

Where most folks imagine, fantasize and dream, Tabby says, feels and does. even if ready in her undies for Harrison Ford to open the door of his inn room; stating her love, elderly 9, for Ernesto the gardener; encountering Al Pacino in a Russian bathhouse; looking ardour with a blind guy at the suggestion of a sensible previous girl with dementia at her grandmother’s domestic for the aged; or sending intimate images to a random sexter with an it sounds as if captivating dick, Tabby refuses to be beaten through her many misadventures. She has to maintain believing, simply because if she provides up, what then? Ill-advisedly armed with the phrases of Dorothy Parker, Tabby understands that her personal ferocious optimism is the single factor retaining her heart-sore, wine-swilling mom and cynical, single-mum sister from giving up on love altogether. She is their in simple terms wish. If Tabby can locate love, then they too will believe…

In this warmly witty debut novel, Sophie Kipner takes a satirical examine the extremity of romantic desperation, and will pay wry tribute to the deep human have to stick with it heroically looking for love regardless of our manifold absurdities.

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