Something Borrowed tells the story of Rachel, a young attorney living and working in Manhattan. Rachel has always been the consummate good girl---until her thirtieth birthday, when her best friend, Darcy, throws her a party. That night, after too many drinks, Rachel ends up in bed with Darcy's... show more
Something Borrowed tells the story of Rachel, a young attorney living and working in Manhattan. Rachel has always been the consummate good girl---until her thirtieth birthday, when her best friend, Darcy, throws her a party. That night, after too many drinks, Rachel ends up in bed with Darcy's fiancé. Although she wakes up determined to put the one-night fling behind her, Rachel is horrified to discover that she has genuine feelings for the one guy she should run from. As the September wedding date nears, Rachel knows she has to make a choice. In doing so, she discovers that the lines between right and wrong can be blurry, endings aren't always neat, and sometimes you have to risk all to win true happiness. Something Borrowed is a phenomenal debut novel that will have you laughing, crying, and calling your best friend.
Publish date: June 1st 2004
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Pages no: 322
Edition language: English
, Book Club
, Adult Fiction
, Realistic Fiction
, Media Tie In
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
Series: Darcy & Rachel (#1)
So here's the thing. I used to read Emily Griffin books. For some odd reason I have this book and the sequel to this on my Kindle from way back when. After overstuffing myself with true crime books, I decided to switch to some chick lit. I honestly don't recall reading this book and I am kind of hor...
1.5/5 stars... I truly did not like anything about this book. I've loved some of Emily Giffin's books and have been a bit disappointed by others. I didn't expect to loathe one. I guess I was supposed to sympathize with the main character in this story. But I really detested her by the end, and don...
Jest to moje pierwsze spotkanie z Emily Giffin. Książka lekka tak samo jak styl autorki dzięki czemu czyta się dość szybko. Pani Giffin poruszyła dość emocjonujący temat - zdrady w miłości i przyjaźni. Sprawia to, że czytelnik wiąże się emocjonalnie z bohaterami - osobiście byłam ciekawa jak ta hist...
Naprawdę żałuję, że wzięłam się za nią dopiero teraz. Mijałam ją tysiące razy w księgarni. Polecałam klientom. Ale jakoś, z niewiadomych przyczyn, sama się za nią nie zabrałam. Aż do teraz. I powiem jedno - po jej przeczytaniu ogarnęłam się i pobiegłam kupić kolejną część. Chwała za pocket'y :D Płak...
This book was really good. Rachel and Darcy have been best friends since elementary school. Darcy is the pretty one, and Rachel is the smart one who always takes the backseat to whatever is going on in their lives.When they were in 6th grade, Rachel had planned to be married by 30. That was the perf...