A Girl Like You

Kobo ebook | January 27, 2011

byGemma Burgess

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"I've discovered the secret to successful singledom. I'm acting like a man. And it's working." "I've discovered the secret to successful singledom. I'm acting like a man. And it's working."After breaking up with her boyfriend of, well, forever, Abigail Wood must learn how to be single from scratch. Her dating skills are abysmal, and she ricochets from disaster to disaster – until Robert, one of London's most notorious lotharios, agrees to coach her.With his advice, she learns to navigate the bastard-infested waters of the bar scene and practices the art of being bulletproof. The new Abigail is cocky, calm, composed…but what happens when she meets her match?A Girl Like You is the second book from Gemma Burgess. Her first book, The Dating Detox, was published in 2010 to rave reviews: "Laugh out loud funny" Closer magazine. "Smart, plotty and funny… Buy it, read it, love it." The Irish Herald. "For those waiting to option the next Bridget Jones, Gemma Burgess answers back." VF Daily, www.vanityfair.com.

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"I've discovered the secret to successful singledom. I'm acting like a man. And it's working." "I've discovered the secret to successful singledom. I'm acting like a man. And it's working."After breaking up with her boyfriend of, well, forever, Abigail Wood must learn how to be single from scratch. Her dating skills are abysmal, and sh...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:January 27, 2011Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:000733401X

ISBN - 13:9780007334018

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Funny and brilliant! Perfect comic relief for single ladies. I couldn't put the book down during the last 20 chapters, not even to sleep, eat or go to the euphemism!
Date published: 2015-06-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A Girl Like Me Loved the book. London and Hong Kong are very good settings. I like the close friendships and loyalties. I would highly recommend this book.
Date published: 2015-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The main character is hilarious and easy to relate to! I loved this book! It's about a late-20s newly single girl in London who learns to "date like a man" from her sexy roommate. Abigail, the protagonist, is funny, easy to relate to, sassy, silly, and has an interesting life. Her dating encounters are quite amusing! Strongly recommend this book!
Date published: 2015-02-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Couldn't put down. Such a cute story. Couldn't put it down.
Date published: 2014-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Girl like you I enjoyed this book, it was a fun, witty, easy read that I lost myself in.
Date published: 2014-05-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great I really liked this book. A very funny, sweet and light read.
Date published: 2014-03-02
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Boring I loved Dating Sabbatical, but this one is just boring. Main character seems retarded emotionally and mentally. Things are way too obvious from the very beginning and repeated thoughts and behaviours made it almost unbearable to finish the book. Often, or too often, I was under the impression I've already read that page. Wouldn't recommend unless you're a very slow reader and easily forget what you've just read.
Date published: 2014-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A girl like you Funny, charming and witty. A realistic portrayal of a single girl's dating life. Gemma Burgess nailed it!
Date published: 2014-01-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant book Loved reading this book, couldn't put it down.
Date published: 2013-12-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from A girl like you Another interesting read by Gemma. Hilarious, witty and an all out romantic read. I'll read her books any day.
Date published: 2013-10-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 stars!! Loved it. Cracked up laughing from start to finish. Cant wait to read more. Simply brilliant!!
Date published: 2013-05-23