The Time of My Life: A Novel
Lucy Silchester keeps receiving this strange appointment card and sweeping its gold embossed envelope under the rug. Literally. She busies herself with a job she doesn't like, helping out friends, fixing her car, feeding her cat, and devoting her time to her family’s dramas. But Lucy is about to... show more
Lucy Silchester keeps receiving this strange appointment card and sweeping its gold embossed envelope under the rug. Literally. She busies herself with a job she doesn't like, helping out friends, fixing her car, feeding her cat, and devoting her time to her family’s dramas. But Lucy is about to find out that this is one appointment she can’t miss, when Life shows up at her door, in the form of a sloppy but determined man.Life follows her everywhere – from the office, to the bar, and to her bedroom – and Lucy learns that some of the choices she has made and the stories she has told aren’t what they seem. Now her half-truths are about to be revealed, unless Lucy tells the truth about what really matters to her.The Time of My Life is another warm, thought-provoking novel from Cecelia Ahern, internationally bestselling author of P.S. I Love You.
Publish date: April 23rd 2013
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 512
Edition language: English
, Book Club
, Adult Fiction
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Magical Realism
Dear Lucy Silchester, You have an appointment for Monday 27th July 2011. Yours sincerely Life. Lucy Silchester has received an appointment card. Actually, she's been invited along a few times to this appointment, but she keeps brushing the gold embossed envelope under the shag pile carpet. She's ta...
I read "P.S. I Love You" several years ago. Though I really didn't like all aspects of the novel I did think it showed flashes of brilliance by Ms. Ahern. Reading her newest novel, "The Time of My Life" I just ended up feeling nothing but disappointment at an opportunity lost with this novel. Lucy S...
I took A YEAR to finish this book, I kid you not! ( I started reading this book last year and just got to finish it this year )My opinion of this book?Well maybe it's just me, but I felt like I was disengaged from this world by reading the book. Seriously, the book was a chaos for me. Surprisingly, ...
When Lucy receives the following letter “Dear Lucy Silchester, You have an appointment for Monday 27th July 2011. Yours sincerely Life.” it is neither a metaphor nor a joke. In this wonderful alternate reality, every person has another person who is their life. Their life reflects how things are goi...
As with all genres and narratives, Chick Lit has one or two main character archetype—one being the quirky, relatable girl who can’t catch a break and the other being the workaholic, stressed career woman who just needs to learn to take life as it comes (from the very studly ne’er-to-do-well). In eit...