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Good In Bed

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Written By: Jennifer Weiner

Narrated By: Laura Hicks

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Date: February 2012

Duration: 11 hours 50 minutes


At first my eyes wouldn't make sense of the letters. Finally, they unscrambled. Loving a Larger Woman, said the headline, by Bruce Guberman. Bruce Guberman had been my boyfriend for just over three years, until we'd decided to take a break three months ago. And the larger woman, I could only assume, was me.

Cannie Shapiro never wanted to be famous. The smart, sharp, plus-sized pop culture reporter was perfectly content writing about other people's lives on the pages of the Philadelphia Examiner. But the day she opens up a national women's magazine to find out that her ex-boyfriend has been chronicling their ex-sex life is the day her life changes forever.

Loving a larger woman is an act of courage in our world, Bruce has written. And Cannie -- who never knew that Bruce saw her as a 'larger woman,' or thought that loving her was an act of courage -- is plunged into misery, and into the most amazing year of her life.

Radiant with wit, bursting with surprises, and written with bite and bittersweet humor, Jennifer Weiner's deliciously readable debut novel reaches beyond Cannie's story and into the heart of every woman. Gut-level real and laugh-out-loud funny, Good in Bed celebrates the courage of the human spirit, and features an unbelievably funny cast of supporting characters, the strangest dog you'll ever encounter, and a heroine you'll never forget.


  • Jennifer budde

    Almost any woman could find something in this book to relate to. Frustration of being judged by looks, sense of loss and desperation after a breakup, clueless men, mind-numbing depression, secret rage. A funny, touching, thoroughly modern Cinderella tale.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

  • Polly V

    I absolutely love this story. I love how the Dr falls in love with her. Great story.

  • Kim B

    Starts out good, but rapidly becomes predictable and mediocre. But it's good enough that I read to the end.

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