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Anyone But You (original 1996; edition 2005)

by Jennifer Crusie, Susan Ericksen (Reader)

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Title:Anyone But You
Authors:Jennifer Crusie
Other authors:Susan Ericksen (Reader)
Info:Brilliance Audio (2005), Edition: Unabridged, Audio CD
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Anyone But You by Jennifer Crusie (1996)

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*December 19 - December 22*
Love this book! The characters are so easy to connect with. Even Fred (the dog) steals your heart as soon as we are introduced to him. Though the narrator was good the recording I have has a strange air type echo in it which can be distracting when you first start to listen but was forgotten as I got back into the story.

*January 9 - January *
I accidentally got sucked into listening to this again, but I can't help it. It's such a good story. I just love Nina, Alex and Fred. ( )
  bookjunkie57 | Apr 17, 2015 |
Very cute story. ( )
  bookjunkie57 | Apr 17, 2015 |
Fun romance between an older woman and younger man. I so enjoyed her dog Fred and the hero was also adorable in the beginning plus I always like when a couple are friends first. Dr. Alex gets to meet his upstairs neighbor editor Nina when he returns her dog Fred.
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  Dawn772 | Jan 29, 2015 |
I loved the humor in this book! ( )
  bev.giblin | Jan 24, 2015 |
I remember how I felt the weekend that I turned 40. I wish someone would have given me this book at that time. It's my 1st read by this author - definitely won't be my last. It's witty and wonderful and wonderful and witty. It's terrific! Find a copy and enjoy it all! ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
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  Corduroy7 | Aug 6, 2014 |
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Jennifer Crusieprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ericksen, SusanReadermain authorsome editionsconfirmed
Haugasmägi, LiiTÕlkijasecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Lilleväli, PiretToimetajasecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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For Meg Ruley, Fred's godmother and my partner in crime and lit-ra-chure
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The last thing Nina Askew needed was Fred.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 037377138X, Mass Market Paperback)

Part basset, part beagle, all Cupid . . .

For Nina Askew, turning forty means freedom -- from the ex-husband, freedom from their stuffy suburban home, freedom to focus on what she wants for a change. And what she wants is something her ex always vetoed -- a puppy. A bouncy, adorable puppy. Instead she gets . . . Fred.

Overweight, middle-aged, a bit smelly and obviously depressed, Fred is light-years from perky. But he does manage to put Nina in the path of Alex Moore, her gorgeous, younger-by-a-decade neighbor.

Alex seems perfect -- he's a sexy, seemingly sane, surprisingly single E.R. doctor -- but the age gap convinces Nina that anyone but Alex would be better relationship material. But with every silver-haired stiff she dates, the more she suspects it's the young, dog-loving doc she wants to sit and stay.

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Nina Askew, newly forty and divorced, wants a puppy, but what she gets is Fred...and an introduction to the gorgeous downstairs neighbor.

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