Beginner's Greek: A Novel
Is love at first sight possible or just an old-fashioned romantic idea? And what if, to further complicate things, you meet the love of your life and then lose her phone number? Then what if, after the impossible happens and you find her again, she's now about to marry a roguish lothario who is also your best friend? The complications don't end there for Peter Russell, the winning hero of James Collins' charming, generous, and romantic first novel. Part modern-day Jane Austen, part Tom Wolfe, Beginner's Greek is a romantic comedy of the highest order, with characters who are perfectly, charmingly real as they swerve and stumble from fairy tale to social satire and back again.
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BEGINNER'S GREEKUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Part fable, part farce, a preposterously plotted yet ultimately charming debut novel.Consider this a romantic man's version of chick lit, in which love conquers all, everyone lives happily-ever-after ... Read full review
Jane Austen meets "Love Actually" in ManhattanUser Review - Dunnettreader - Borders
Set in the rarefied world of Manhattan stockbrokers, "Beginner's Greek" is a charming, delightful, and insightful novel. It starts out as a novel of "love at first sight", when boy meets girl on a ... Read full review