The Boy Next Door by Meg Cabot

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About Meg Cabot

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Meg Cabot was born in Bloomington, Indiana. In addition to writing adult contemporary fiction, she is the author of the bestselling young adult fiction series The Princess Diaries. She lives in Key West, Florida, with her husband.
Published March 17, 2009 by William Morrow Paperbacks. 590 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Romance, Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment. Fiction

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All counsel caution, as Mel begins to suspect that her new boyfriend just might be Helen’s attacker .

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A day-by-day travel journal intended as a first anniversary present for Jane Harris's best friend, Holly, turns into Jane's rollicking private diary account of the madcap events leading up to Holly and Mark's Italian countryside elopement.

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But Mitch actually cares about justice more than his brother's bitchy fiancée (he's only working at the family firm at his sick father's request), and he quickly confounds Kate's expectations with his Rocky and Bullwinkle tie and "tie-him-to-the-bed" good looks.

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In her debut adult novel, Cabot (known for her extremely successful young adult fiction series the Princess Diaries, published under the name Meg Cabot) relies entirely on highly amusing e-mails to tell a fetching meet-cute story.

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Outrageously entertaining with wits and office politics, Meggin Cabot who is better known as Patricia Cabot to romance fanatics, fashions her debut contemporary romance The Boy Next Door in an e-mail template-style that is refreshingly inventive.

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After hitting the bestseller lists (and the movie box office jackpot) with her Princess Diaries series for teen readers, Cabot turns her attention to twentysomethings.

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