Stay

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 2011 - Fiction - 311 pages
34 Reviews

Girl meets dog in this effervescent "feel-good debut" (People) by the author of Why Can't I Be You

Savannah "Van" Leone has been in love with Peter Clarke since their first day of college. Six years later, Peter is marrying Van's best friend, Janie. Loyal to a fault, Van dons her pumpkin-orange, maid-of- honor gown and stands up for the couple, struggling to hide her true feelings even when she couldn't be more conspicuous. After the wedding, nursing her broken heart with a Rin Tin Tin marathon plus a vodka chaser, Van accidentally orders a German Shepherd puppy over the Internet. When "Joe" turns out to be a hundred-pound beast who only responds to commands in Slovak, Van is at the end of her rope-until she realizes that sometimes life needs to get more complicated before it can get better.

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User Review  - Marsha Larsen - Goodreads

The short review that I read (from my Book Lover's Page-a-Day Calendar) said that dog lovers would love this book. There's a beautiful dog photo on the cover. It's entitled Stay. And I love dogs. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Reynolds Robin - Goodreads

When I was reading the book, "CHEESY!" was what echoed in my mind all the time! I love romantic and pet stories; and I bought this book hoping I can read more lovely stories about some dogs, but I was ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Allie Larkin lives in Rochester, New York, with her husband and their two German Shepherds. Stay is her first novel. Her second book, Why Can't I Be You, will be released in March 2013.

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