By Elizabeth Aaron
Georgie has a glamorous profession in fashion.
Her boss doesn’t be aware of her identify, yet operating for a genius pays off in the future. She hopes.
She additionally has nice friends.
Granted, they’re occasionally a section superficial, yet who desires to talk about a world concern on a Friday night?
And she’s having fun with her unmarried life.
Eighteen months of celibacy, and never a sizzling prospect in sight.
Perhaps life’s now not particularly what she hoped for…
But how can she switch it, and what does she really need? caught someplace among a quarter-life quandary and self-fulfillment, Georgie is set that this 12 months, every thing might be diversified. Armed simply together with her experience of humour, a few black eyeliner and her top try at ‘charming’, she’s at the manner. yet simply how lengthy will the hot stronger Georgie last?
Low expectancies is a great, raunchy, laugh-out-loud novel approximately what it skill to be a ‘Real Woman’ this present day
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