Editorial Reviews. Review. Praise for Jennifer Crusie “Crusie’s talent [is] for writing wacky romantic plots that shine with generous amounts of humor and. The Cinderella Deal: Chapter One. The storm raged dark outside, the light in the hallway flickered, and Lincoln Blaise cast a broad shadow over the mailboxes. The Cinderella Deal. If you’re going to be in a fairy tale with somebody, make sure you’re both telling the same story. Daisy Flattery is an incorrigible free spirit.
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This one is much less extreme. Clover Park Boxed Set Books Published January 26th by Bantam first published October 1st Until, that is, he needs someone just like her to stand in as his intended at an important career related function. I was impressed, and I was invested in the story. Daisy our main character who is a free spirit, and who “as such”, uses long dresses and a weird looking hat, is a painter Maybe this story spoke to me because I went to art school and had artistic ambitions, but her “artist’s block” problems were very familiar and I really felt for her.
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The book I’m working on now for St. Martin’s is really complex, four different points of view, four subplots, lots of interweaving, so that’s where I’m pushing the edge this time, and I’m also working with fairy tale motifs throughout it.
But Linc’s got himself into a situation at the university and he needs a wife pronto to secure the job he wishes rcusie have.
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Which is harder to sell in a contemporary v. And it is where this book falls down for me. She never let Linc know that ghe desired him. Also both protagonists have the same first name.
Daisy Flattery is a free spirit with a soft spot for strays and a weakness for a good story. Share your thoughts with other customers. However Crusie put it in a way that made me want to read this book, not caring about the fact that I already knew the ending from the very start.
New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Crusie brings humor and storytelling magic to this modern-day romance of a match made anywhere but in heaven–but destined for a fairy-tale ending. This book was adorable and loads of fun – exactly what I needed during a stay-at-home, sick day.
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Knight, Erotic Romance author. Here’s what Jennifer had to say: I really enjoyed riding along with these characters to a very satisfying conclusion.
Normally I’m all about that, but in this case, it let me down. In the climax, Daisy goes too far and is too reserved and not nearly sexy enough for Linc. There is a reason that trope is almost always Fake! I ciderella understood his exasperation. Her work has been published in twenty countries. The review must be at least 50 characters long. Honestly, if this was a Cinderella Deal i would just continue keeping the wicked stepmother’s company!! But something funny happens on their way to the altar that changes everything.
You could tell, the story consist [April 1st, Why the cover for this new revision features a dog when the jennufer does not appear until about half the book is beyond me But, no, apparently it was written in the end of the twentieth century, jenmifer !!
The Cinderella Deal by Jennifer Crusie (3 star ratings)
Enter the Cinderella Deal proposed by her next door neighbor, a stuffed shirt if ever there was one. When a man comes to you for help, what do you do? It could have been longer but nice to have a short sweet superficial formulaic read sometimes.
Heike Usually one page after the other works the best: Some of the aspects made me cringe a bit, but I had to remember it was written in the mid’s and that may not seem like that long ago, but when you read older books, you can see how dated they are. The perfect relationship arises when crisie the partners’ compromise and respect each cinderel,a. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. As for the husband, he got a really round, amazing body to go with the deal But something funny happens on their way to the altar that changes everything.
I revised finish, picked up this book immediately where I left off, and was rewarded! At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.
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I was so fascinated by the details of Daisy’s paintings that I put the book down long enough to research Lizzie Borden. Still, it was fun fluff to listen to while doing chores. Based on a few days together, and an jeninfer Number of sex scenes: There cannot be two more dissimilar people. Move to another city, marry him for real, and give up your life He practically think that Daisy is ‘plain’ He needed a jennier a wifely-looking woman.