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The Resource Luckiest girl alive : a novel, Jessica Knoll

Luckiest girl alive : a novel, Jessica Knoll

Label
Luckiest girl alive : a novel
Title
Luckiest girl alive
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Knoll
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In a riveting debut novel that reads like Prep meets Gone Girl, a young woman is determined to create the perfect life--husband, home, and career--until a violent incident from her past threatens to unravel everything and expose her most shocking secret of all. Twenty-eight-year-old New Yorker Ani FaNelli seems to have it all: she's a rising star at The Women's Magazine, impossibly fit, perfectly groomed, and about to marry Luke Harrison, a handsome blueblood. But behind that veneer of perfection lies a vulnerability that Ani holds close and buries deep--a very violent and public trauma from her past that has left her constantly trying to reinvent herself. And only she knows how far she would go to keep her secrets safe. When a documentary producer invites Ani to tell her side of the chilling incident that took place when she was a teenager at the prestigious Bradley School, she hopes it will be an opportunity for public vindication. Armed with the trappings of success--expensive clothes, high-powered byline, a massive engagement ring--she is determined to silence the whispers of suspicion and blame from her past, and prove once and for all how far she's come since Bradley. She'll even let them film her lavish wedding on Nantucket, the final step in her transformation. But perfection doesn't come without cost. As the wedding and filming converge, Ani's meticulously crafted facade begins to buckle and crack--until an explosive revelation offers her a final chance at redemption, even as it rocks her picture-perfect world. Equal parts glitz and darkness, and with a singular voice and twisting plot, Luckiest Girl Alive reads like Sex & the City--if Carrie Bradshaw had a closet full of skeletons instead of shoes. In Ani FaNelli, Jessica Knoll has created a complex and vulnerable heroine who you'll be rooting for to the very last page"--
  • "This riveting debut novel follows a young woman striving to create the perfect life-- husband, home, career-- until a violent incident from her past threatens to unravel everything and expose her most shocking secret of all"--
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DLC
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Knoll, Jessica
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Women journalists
  • Life change events
Label
Luckiest girl alive : a novel, Jessica Knoll
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883147884
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
341 pages ;
Isbn
9781476789644
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014023382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
24 cm
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781476789637
  • (OCoLC)883147884
  • (Sirsi) b13491209
Label
Luckiest girl alive : a novel, Jessica Knoll
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883147884
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
341 pages ;
Isbn
9781476789644
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014023382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
24 cm
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781476789637
  • (OCoLC)883147884
  • (Sirsi) b13491209

Library Locations

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      555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY, 42003, US
      37.0841169 -88.5988375
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