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New Meetup: Shadyside Chick Lit Book Club Meetup

From: Katie M
Sent on: Saturday, April 3, 2010 10:03 AM
Announcing a new Meetup for The Pittsburgh Chick Lit Book Club!

What: Shadyside Chick Lit Book Club Meetup

When: Tuesday, April 20,[masked]:30 PM

Doc's Place
5442 Walnut St
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Join us for drinks, laughter, and chatter about Sophie Kinsella's Twenties Girl. If the weather is nice, we'll be on the patio outside. On Tuesday's Doc's has half off pizza and Happy Hour until 7pm. During happy hour, the specials include $1.50 off mixed drinks and wine, $.75 off all drafts and bottles & $3 off all Pitchers

From Publisher's Weekly:
Think Topper, that impossibly sophisticated and goofy 1937 ghost tale of blithe spirits bugging the only living soul who can hear them. Kinsella creates an equally vexing and endearing shade, Sadie, a wild-at-heart flapper with unfinished earthly business who badgers 27-year-old great-niece Lara into doing her bidding. Predictable mayhem and the most delicious and delightful romp a ghost and girl-at-loose-ends could ever have in 21st century London ensue. Sadie discovers just how loved she really is, and Lara channels her inner '20s girl to discover the difference between wanting to be in love and finding love. Kinsella, a master of comic pacing and feminine wit (see: the wildly successful Shopaholic series), casts a bigger net with this piece of fun and fluff, weaving family dynamics and an old-fashioned mystery into the familiar chick lit romance. And there's a sweet nod to old folks (All that white hair and wrinkled skin is just cladding.... They were all young, with love affairs and friends and parties and an endless life ahead of them). It's a breath of crackling fresh air that may well keep readers warm right through winter

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