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The Manny

by Holly Peterson

The Manny
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  • Published in USA  Jun 2007
    368 pages
    Genre: Novels

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What’s a Park Avenue working mom to do when her troubled son desperately needs a male role model and her husband is a power workaholic? If she’s like the gutsy heroine of Holly Peterson’s astute new comedy of manners among the ill-mannered elite, she does what every other woman on the block does. She hires herself a “manny.”

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"Phillip's temper tantrums...are surprisingly funny, and a subplot where Jamie chases a trashy but potentially career-making story is strong." - Publishers Weekly.

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The movie rights for this debut novel have already been sold, as have book rights in 16 countries.

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