Anybody Out There?

Anybody Out There?

Book - 2006
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Bestselling author Marian Keyes has delighted readers with the lives, loves, and foibles of the irrepressible Walsh sisters and their eccentric mammy. In this Life in the Big Apple is perfect for Anna. She has the best job in the world, a lovely apartment, and great friends. Then one morning, she wakes up in her mammy's house in Dublin with stitches in her face, a dislocated knee, hands smashed up, and no memory at all of what happened. As soon as she's able, Anna's flying back to Manhattan, mystified but determined to find out how her life turned upside down. As her past slowly begins coming back to her, she sets out on an outrageous quest--involving lilies, psychics, mediums, and anyone who can point her in the right direction.

Marrying life's darker bits with wild humor and tender wit, Anybody Out There? is a strange and wonderfully charming look at love here and ever after.

Publisher: New York : Avon, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2006
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780061240850
Branch Call Number: FIC Keye
Characteristics: viii, 456 p. ; 24 cm

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cmfrakes
Mar 04, 2017

Keyes is such a great storyteller. This book was humorous, I loved the characters, got sucked in and couldn't put it down.

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badidea
Oct 15, 2016

I enjoy her humour and her social observations.

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Irene99
Nov 03, 2014

A friend recommended this author as being light and amusing. It was ... dealing with a tough subject but with many laugh-out-loud moments. Enjoyed ... looking forward to reading more from this author!

gilby1228 Feb 08, 2012

Loved it! Marian Keyes books are NOT the usual chick-lit offerings, they're so much deeper, so well written, and always engaging. This is definitely my favourite by this wonderful author.

This book was amazing, and had the power to bring you to tears and laugh out loud at the same time. It was very moving, and I highly recommend it.

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Lynn62
Feb 17, 2011

This is one of my favourite books.
Very funny and incredibly moving.
Marian Keyes at her best.

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Dquinn
Oct 23, 2010

Fabulous, fabulous humor, sadness, wit. This is one entertaining story told by a very gifted writer.

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winonagirl
Aug 26, 2010

This is an excellent book. The characters are very real, quirky and fun. The book has some really good twists - and feels very real.

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Cabby
Nov 15, 2007

This was a Chapters recommendation. I loved it. It was funny and sweet.

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