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Be Careful What You Wish For

Alexandra Potter

8 Reviews

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Fiction, Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945), Romance

A sassy romantic comedy to delight fans of Sophie Kinsella, Freya North and Helen Fielding. You couldn't wish for a better book!

'I wish I could get a seat on the tube... I hadn t eaten that entire bag of Maltesers... I could meet a man whose hobbies include washing up and monogamy...'

Heather Hamilton is always wishing for things. Not just big stuff - like world peace or for a date with Brad Pitt - but little, everyday wishes, made without thinking. With her luck, she knows they ll never come true...

Until one day she buys some heather from a gypsy. Suddenly the bad hair days stop; a handsome American answers her ad for a housemate; and she starts seeing James - The Perfect Man who sends her flowers, excels in the bedroom, and isn t afraid to say I love you ...

But are these wishes-come-true a blessing or a curse? And is there such a thing as too much foreplay?

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Praise for Be Careful What You Wish For

  • Nobody does it quite like Alexandra Potter - Daily Mirror

  • A touching, funny love-story - Company magazine

  • Always perceptive, often funny, never dull - Heat magazine

  • Sharp, witty dialogue - The Scotsman

  • Slickly written and often very funny - The Times

  • This warm and funny story... appeals to the romantic lurking in all of us - Sunday Mirror on CALLING ROMEO

  • A cracking summer read - Heat magazine on CALLING ROMEO

  • Essential reading - Company magazine on CALLING ROMEO

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Alexandra Potter

Alexandra Potter was born in Yorkshire. Having lived in LA, Sydney and London after university, she finally decided to settle where the sun was and lives full-time in Los Angeles. She has worked variously as a features editor and sub-editor for women's glossies in the UK and now writes full-time.

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