Lara Lington has always had an overactive imagination, but suddenly that imagination seems to be in overdrive. Normal professional twenty-something young women don8217;t get visited by ghosts. Or do they?When the spirit of Lara8217;s great-aunt Sadie8211;a feisty, demanding girl with firm ideas about fashion, love, and the right way to dance8211;mysteriously appears, she has one last request: Lara must find a missing necklace that had been in Sadie8217;s possession for more than seventy-five years, and Sadie cannot rest without it. Lara, on the other hand, has a number of ongoing distractions. Her best friend and business partner has run off to Goa, her start-up company is floundering, and she8217;s just been dumped by the 8220;perfect8221; man.Sadie, however, could care less.Lara and Sadie make a hilarious sparring duo, and at first it seems as though they have nothing in common. But as the mission to find Sadie8217;s necklace leads to intrigue and a new romance for Lara, these very different 8220;twenties8221; girls learn some surprising truths from each other along the way. Written with all the irrepressible charm and humor that have made Sophie Kinsella8217;s books beloved by millions, Twenties Girl is also a deeply moving testament to the transcendent bonds of friendship and family.From the Hardcover edition.
In TWENTIES GIRL, Sophie Kinsella crafts a humorous and entertaining contemporary romance with a charming paranormal twist. Lara Lington is a single woman struggling to run her own business, when she is suddenly visited by the ghost of her great-aunt Sadie. Sadie is a hellraising flapper, and she insists Lara help her recover an old heirloom so that she may finally rest in peace.
- Juvenile Fiction, Romance, Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres, Mystery + Crime
- Horror + Ghost Stories, General, Love + Relationships + Sex, Humorous Fiction, Types of Characters, Contemporary, Religion + Beliefs
- Random House
- September 20, 2011
- September 20, 2011
- Sophie Kinsella
- Rosalyn Landor (Narrator)