"Got You Back" is the brilliantly witty novel from Jane Fallon author of "Getting Rid of Matthew". A husband. A wife. A mistress. And the ultimate plan for revenge...The husband James never intended to lead a double life - with a wife in London and a mistress in the country, it's exhausting. But that's all about to change...The wife Stephanie isn't really snooping when she finds a text message from a strange woman on her husband's mobile. But now she's found it, how can she ignore it? It's time to track the woman down and find out what's going on...The mistress Katie has no reason to believe her boyfriend, James, is cheating until someone claiming to be his wife gets in touch. Now she's been cast in the role of mistress. Not one she's happy with...Once Stephanie and Katie know about each other, they must decide what to do. They could both just throw him out or they could join forces to make his life hell first...But revenge isn't always sweet. And what happens when one woman thinks enough is enough but the other doesn't know when to stop? The bestselling author of R&J selection "Getting Rid of Matthew" returns with a hilarious novel about relationships. Praise for Jane Fallon: "Intelligent, edgy and witty". ("Glamour"). "A brilliant and original tale". ("Sun"). "Chick lit with an edge". ("Guardian"). Jane Fallon is the multi-award-winning television producer behind shows such as "This Life", "Teachers" and "20 Things to Do before You're 30". Her novels are "Getting Rid of Matthew", "Foursome", "Got You Back" and "The Ugly Sister".
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Stephanie loves James. Married for nine years, the couple leads a busy, sophisticated life in London -- Stephanie doing fashion styling for C-list celebrities, James working at his urban veterinary practice for half the week and at his rural practice the other half.
But Katie loves James, too. Ever since the kind and handsome vet treated her dog -- then asked her out for a drink -- they've practically moved in together. For the half week he spends in the country, she looks after him, helping him get over his "acrimonious divorce" and waiting for the day he'll stay with her full time.
And James loves having it all: witty wife and doting girlfriend. Then Stephanie and Katie find out about each other and discover they've both been duped. Deciding that James deserves everything he has coming, they set out to embarrass and ruin him. But in discovering the truth about James, they also learn a few things about themselves. Told from all three sides of the love triangle,Got You Backis a witty, fun and surprising tale about getting along -- and getting even.
JANE FALLON is a leading figure in the TV industry. Her first novel,Getting Rid of Matthew, was a Richard & Judy pick in the UK and an international bestseller. She lives in London with her longtime partner, Ricky Gervais (ofThe Office).
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Book Description Harper, Toronto, 2008. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. FIRST CANADIAN EDITION. NEW MINT CONDITION. Bookseller Inventory # X10X20