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Something Blue Audiobook

Something Blue

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Publisher's Summary

From the New York Times best-selling author of Something Borrowed comes a novel that shows how someone with a "perfect life" can lose it all—and then find everything.

Darcy Rhone thought she had it all figured out: the more beautiful the girl, the more charmed her life. Never mind substance. Never mind playing by the rules. Never mind karma. But Darcy’s neat, perfect world turns upside down when her best friend, Rachel, the plain-Jane “good girl”, steals her fiancé, while Darcy finds herself completely alone for the first time in her life…with a baby on the way.

Darcy tries to recover, fleeing to her childhood friend living in London and resorting to her tried-and-true methods for getting what she wants. But as she attempts to recreate her glamorous life on a new continent, Darcy finds that her rules no longer apply. It is only then that Darcy can begin her journey toward self-awareness, forgiveness, and motherhood.

Something Blue is a novel about one woman’s surprising discoveries about the true meaning of friendship, love, and happily-ever-after. It’s a novel for anyone who has ever, even secretly, wondered if the last thing you want is really the one thing you need.

©2005 Emily Giffin (P)2005 Macmillan Audio

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    Courtney United States 11-15-16
    Courtney United States 11-15-16 Member Since 2011
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    "Entertaining"

    It was a funny, heartfelt book. It got a little corny there at the end though.

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    Amazon Customer 10-24-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Great finish"

    I was so happy with the ending. it brought a conclusion to most of the main characters. What a wonderful story!

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    Susana 09-30-16
    Susana 09-30-16
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    "Such an enjoyable read!"

    I thought I'd hate Darcy, but I slowly found myself rooting for her happy ending.

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    Amazon Customer 09-25-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Light predictable love story ... terrible narration"

    I'm sometimes a sucker for lighthearted and cheesy romance novels. This one satiates that hunger. However, the narration was terrible. First of all, while I understand the protagonist is quite a whiny pill, I refuse to believe that anyone can be that <italicized except I'm writing via mobile app> whiny.
    Secondly, I made the mistake of reading along with the narration and discovered that the narrator doesn't seem to understand that italics mean to emphasize the italicized words to inflect a certain meaning into the sentence containing the italicized word.
    This made my enjoyment of the novel short-lived. Which is another phrase mispronounced throughout the narrative as "short-lyved".

    Therefore, if you're looking for cheesy and predictable romance, Emily Giffin doesn't disappoint. She's a guilty pleasure for me.
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    The narration is cringeworthy. 1 star

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    Michelle 08-24-16
    Michelle 08-24-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Not so good"

    The book is okay, but the person reading is absolutely terrible! I almost gave up because I couldn't pay any attention to the story because of how snobby and pretentious she sounds...

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    Melanie 06-21-15
    Melanie 06-21-15
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    "Loved it!"

    The 1st 1/2 is Darcy's recap of part 1. The 2nd 1/2 picks up when she arrives in London to stay with Ethan. So many surprising events occur. What an amazingly perfect ending.

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    Cris5y UPLAND, CA, United States 06-17-15
    Cris5y UPLAND, CA, United States 06-17-15 Member Since 2017

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    "LOVE"

    I've read this book before and loved it then too. I think it's a great story and it stays interesting. I didn't care for the narration and found it kind of terrible. This is the 3rd Giffin book I've listened to have have hated each narration... However, about halfway thorough the book, the protagonist doesn't sound so whiny, so it was easier to listen to.

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    Catherine 06-11-15
    Catherine 06-11-15
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    "Don't like tone of book or narrator."

    I'm having trouble finishing the book. I find the breathy, whiny narration irritating. It reinforces what I don't like about the story line. Be sure to listen to a sample.

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    Kelli 04-04-15
    Kelli 04-04-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Predictable"

    It was ok better than something borrowed. The ending was predictable. Are there plans for a movie? I hope not.

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    Jannelle Marquez 02-17-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Not as good as the first book"

    The story is not as great as the first book. I just am so appalled that a character like Darcy who is so shamelessly arrogant still gets her way and ends up with a good man despite her God-awful character. Though she somewhat changes for the better, it's so disappointing that she does not find a true revelation within herself and that she still needs a man to fulfill her needs. The book is ok, but I think it could have been written better with a much more compelling plot.

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