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The Romancipation of Maggie Hunter

by Jane Sigaloff

Relationship Stories

LoveReading View on The Romancipation of Maggie Hunter

A funny heart-warming read . Some very good observations in this, I found myself thinking  “thank goodness I’m not the only one who does that” on several occasions. Instead of struggling to find Mr Perfect and then get him to commit, Maggie Hunter has exactly the opposite problem. The perfect man wants her to live with him and all she can think is she doesn’t want to relinquish her freedom, her flat or her nights in bleaching arm hair. Great characters and good fun.

The Romancipation of Maggie Hunter Synopsis

*Romancipation

ro-man-ci-pa-tion noun

The freedom for women to love whom they choose whilst retaining their own space and identity. In other words, the final stage in women’s liberation!

Maggie is living the life she’s always wanted. Her career is taking off and, thanks to Japanese straightening technology, her hair is lying down. Maggie even has a funny, caring boyfriend – but there’s one problem: he wants Maggie to move in.

Maggie’s not sure she’s ready to move from “me” to “we”… As she examines the relationships around her, Maggie has to decide: is she ready to face her fears and embrace her own romancipation?

The Romancipation of Maggie Hunter Press Reviews

"unusually daring" Big Issue

"funny heart-warming" Company

"highly enjoyable" Closer

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ISBN: 9780778301653
Publication date: 17/08/2007
Publisher: Mira Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780778301653
Publication date: 17th August 2007
Author: Jane Sigaloff
Publisher: Mira Books
Format: Paperback
Genres: Relationship Stories,
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About Jane Sigaloff

Born in London, Jane Sigaloff has always been a city girl at heart. After studying history at Oxford University she entered the allegedly glamorous world of television, beginning her career as tea and coffee co-ordinator for Nickolodeon UK. Progressing to researcher and then to assistanct producer, her contracts took her to MTV and finally to the BBC, where she worked for several years. Since 2000 Jane has enjoyed a double life as a part-time PA which has given her more time to write and feel guilty about not going to the gym. Jane's novels include Lost and Found, Technical Hitch, Like ...

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