International best-seller Marian Keyes, author of Lucy Sullivan is Getting Married, Rachel's Holiday and Watermelon, explores love, friendship and rivalry in the world of publishing in The Other Side of the Story. The agent Jojo, a high-flying literary agent on the up, has just made a very bad career move: she's jumped into bed with her married boss, Mark ... The bestseller Jojo's sweet-natured client Lily's first novel is a roaring success. She and lover Anton celebrate by spending the advance for her second book. Then she gets writer's block... The unknown Gemma used to be Lily's best friend - until Lily 'stole' Anton. Now she's writing her own story - painfully and hilariously - when supershark Jojo stumbles across it ... Three girls hoping and sometimes needing to make it big in the publishing world. But did anybody ever tell them that there's always another side to every story? 'A wonderful, subtle, hilarious and highly sophisticated novel' Evening Standard 'Another chart-topping blockbuster from goddess Marian Keyes . . . packed with sound writing, wit and common sense' Guardian 'This is scalpel-sharp comic writing - laden with juicy plot twists, sparkling dialogue and hilarious helpings of zeitgeisty observational humour' Ireland on Sunday 'Wildly funny, romantic and nearly impossible to put down. Elbow your way to the front of the queue to get a copy' Daily Mail www.mariankeyes.com Marian Keyes's international bestselling novels include This Charming Man, Sushi for Beginners, and winner of the 2007 Popular Fiction Prize Anybody Out There. Her cook-book Saved by Cake is also available from Penguin.
The lives of three women collide when a highflying literary agent finds herself representing two women who were once best friends . . . 'There are three sides to every story. Your side, their side, and the truth . . .' Sharkish literary agent Jojo has just made a very bad career move - she's slept with her married boss Mark . . . Lily - Jojo's bestselling author - has just blown her advance on a house with new boyfriend Anton, only to come down with writer's block . . . Gemma used to be Lily's best friend until Lily ran off with Anton. Now she's pouring her heart out and a certain literary agent likes her style . . . Soon the fortunes of Jojo, Lily and Gemma are horribly entangled. But each is about to discover that there's more than one side to every story . . . 'It had me in tears . . . and, barking with laughter' Daily Telegraph 'A wonderful, subtle, hilarious and highly sophisticated novel. You can't stop reading' Evening Standard 'Packed with sound writing, wit and common sense' Guardian
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