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Being Committed by Anna Maxted
  

Being Committed

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We have always been a fan of herâs style that tackles tricky problems with a light sensitive touch and deals in this novel with buried childhood trauma

If you like Anna Maxted you might also like to read books by Cecelia Ahern, Annabel Giles and Nicholas Sparks.

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Being Committed by Anna Maxted

Hannah thinks you have to be insane to get married. She's content with her life - the job as private investigator at Hound Dog Investigations, the boyfriend of five years, Jason, and the wonderful father (pity her mother is such a disaster). Besides, she's tried marriage once before, but she ended up divorced before she was 21. So, when the long-suffering Jason proposes, Hannah doesn't think twice about turning him down. Still, she is a little shaken when, a month later, the man has the nerve to get engaged to someone else. Is she not up to settling down? Hannah's family are convinced she blew her one chance of hooking a permanent man, and maybe - just maybe - there's something in Jason's theory that being committed means first coming to terms with your past.

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Reviews

B Magazine, April 2004
'Impossible to put down'


Woman's Own
'Chick-lit with grit'

About the Author

Anna Maxted
Anna Maxted lives in London with her husband Phil and their two sons Oscar and Conrad. Anna read English at Cambridge and works as a freelance journalist. She is the author of three international bestselling novels, Getting Over It, Running In Heels and Behaving Like Adults.

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Book Info

Publication date

3rd February 2005

Author

Anna Maxted

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Author's Website

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Publisher

Arrow

Format

Paperback
384 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780099439899

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