Something Borrowed

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Macmillan, 2005 - Fiction - 341 pages
2965 Reviews

Something Borrowed

Emily Giffin


The smash-hit debut novel for every woman who has ever had a complicated love-hate friendship.

Rachel White is the consummate good girl. A hard-working attorney at a large Manhattan law firm and a diligent maid of honor to her charmed best friend Darcy, Rachel has always played by all the rules. Since grade school, she has watched Darcy shine, quietly accepting the sidekick role in their lopsided friendship. But that suddenly changes the night of her thirtieth birthday when Rachel finally confesses her feelings to Darcy's fiance, and is both horrified and thrilled to discover that he feels the same way. As the wedding date draws near, events spiral out of control, and Rachel knows she must make a choice between her heart and conscience. In so doing, she discovers that the lines between right and wrong can be blurry, endings aren't always neat, and sometimes you have to risk everything to be true to yourself.

 

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Review: Something Borrowed (Darcy & Rachel #1)

User Review  - Namrata Hattalli - Goodreads

The only reason why I started reading this book was because a friend suggested it to me. So I started reading this book with high hopes(thanks to all her good songs about the book). However, I was ... Read full review

Review: Something Borrowed (Darcy & Rachel #1)

User Review  - Patti Pfister - Goodreads

The movie follows the book with slight variations and morphing of a few characters. It's good for a what it is - a very light summer chic book. Loved the fact that the girls came from Naperville (Indiana??). Nice shout out by the author. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
12
Section 3
26
Section 4
40
Section 5
50
Section 6
59
Section 7
73
Section 8
88
Section 16
221
Section 17
229
Section 18
241
Section 19
253
Section 20
260
Section 21
274
Section 22
288
Section 23
299

Section 9
101
Section 10
117
Section 11
127
Section 12
160
Section 13
170
Section 14
188
Section 15
202
Section 24
313
Section 25
318
Section 26
327
Section 27
331
Section 28
337
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Emily Giffin is the author of several New York Times bestselling novels, including Something Borrowed, which has been adapted as a major motion picture. A graduate of Wake Forest University and the University of Virginia School of Law, she lives in Atlanta with her family.

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