*FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Desirable Residence Madeleine Wickham From the author of the internationally bestselling Sophie Kinsella series . Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Starred Review. Chick lit superstar Wickham (The : A Desirable Residence: A Novel of Love and Real Estate eBook: Madeleine Wickham: Kindle Store. A Desirable Residence: A Novel of Love and Real Estate [Madeleine Wickham] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From the author of the.

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Audible book Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle book and listening to the Audible book with Whispersync for Voice. Elements of the Shopoholic series are evident everywhere throughout the book and all I can say is that she definitely pulled the best of this book and tightened up her writing in order to create a mass sensation with that series.

A Desirable Residence by Madeleine Wickham

That she was intruding? The selfish people stayed selfish. Meanwhile, the real estate agent had a temporary fix for them until the house sold, renting it out to a PR person from the firm. Their children are unhappy, and the parents aren’t far behind.

Explore the Home Gift Guide. And as events close in, they all begin to realize that some deceptions are just a bit too close to home. Although A Desirable Residence is a quick read, it just isn’t as satisfying as I had originally hoped it would be.


Get to Know Us. I think the main problem was that none of the characters, with one exception, was likable at all. From Publishers Weekly Starred Review.

Finished the rest of it during the week end. Not recommended unless you’re determined to read everything by this talented author. She’s always a favourite for light content. But soon Liz is lost desiirable blissful dreams of Marcus, Jonathan is left to run their business, and neither of them has time to notice that their teenage daughter is developing an unhealthy passion for the tenants, Piers and Ginny.

You can tell this is earlier writing not quite as polished but as always great characters and awkward situations.

Book review: ‘A Desirable Residence’ by Madeleine Wickham

Their children are unhappy, and the parents aren’t far behind. Although I’ll be treading cautiously on other novels by Wickham, I remain a dedicated, hard-core fan of Sophie Kinsella nevertheless. Start reading A Desirable Residence: Madeleune for popular collections.? Although this book was published in the UK several years ago, it is just now making its way into the US marketplace.

Daarnaas Ik vond dit een erg leuk boek om te lezen, ook al residennce ik mij regelmatig aan het gedrag van bepaalde personages. Her stories are always fun and predictable.

Published November 1st by Black Swan first published June 1st A Novel Kindle Edition. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Different than the shopaholic books, darker, but still that familiar style.


I really enjoyed reading A Desirable Residence. Here they were, stuck with two mortgages, mounting debts and a miserable adolescent daughter who hadn’t wanted to move anyway. It all comes to a head at a party Ginny throws on the eve of Piers’s big audition. Paperbackpages. Her conflicted feelings about the adults in her life she loves her parents while simultaneuously writhing inside when confronted by their eccentricities rang very true and helped make her character so honest and poignant.

Wickham’s main characters have such horrible moral judgment, and are so generally unlikable. Jun 28, Diana rated it did not like it. Mar 08, Rhiannon rated it did not like it. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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You can tell she feels no affection or interest in gesidence characters she created, as they are vapid and unlikeable at best and contemptible at worst. Found this to be a page turner. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Their children are unhappy, and the parents aren’t far behind.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. So, this is actually Sophie Kinsella however since Sophie Kinsella is her writer name, it really is Madeleine Wickham. Took so long to get into it and then I was half way through so I may as well finish it.