The Resource Fix her up : a novel, Tessa Bailey

Fix her up : a novel, Tessa Bailey

Label
Fix her up : a novel
Title
Fix her up
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tessa Bailey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Georgette Castle's family runs the best home renovation business in town, but she picked balloons instead of blueprints and they haven't taken her seriously since. Frankly, she's over it. Georgie loves planning children's birthday parties and making people laugh, just not at her own expense. She's determined to fix herself up into a Woman of the World... whatever that means. Phase one: new framework for her business (a website from this decade, perhaps?) Phase two: a gut-reno on her wardrobe (fyi, leggings are pants.) Phase three: updates to her exterior (do people still wax?) Phase four: put herself on the market (and stop crushing on Travis Ford!) Living her best life means facing the truth: Georgie hasn't been on a date since, well, ever. Nobody's asking the town clown out for a night of hot sex, that's for sure. Maybe if people think she's having a steamy love affair, they'll acknowledge she's not just the little sister who paints faces for a living. And who better to help demolish that image than the resident sports star and tabloid favorite? Travis Ford was major league baseball's hottest rookie when an injury ended his career. Now he's flipping houses to keep busy and trying to forget his glory days. But he can't even cross the street without someone recapping his greatest hits. Or making a joke about his... bat. And then there's Georgie, his best friend's sister, who is not a kid anymore. When she proposes a wild scheme-that they pretend to date, to shock her family and help him land a new job-he agrees. What's the harm? It's not like it's real. But the girl Travis used to tease is now a funny, full-of-life woman and there's nothing fake about how much he wants her..
Summary
When his best friend’s sister, Georgie, proposes a wild scheme—that they pretend to date to shock her family and help him land a new job, for major league baseball player Travis Ford agrees and soon finds himself wanting to make their fake relationship real.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10787113
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Bailey, Tessa
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.A55335
LC item number
F59 2019eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clowns
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Rookie baseball players
Target audience
adult
Label
Fix her up : a novel, Tessa Bailey
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=285&titleId=4031976
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes an excerpt from the forthcoming book Love Her or Lose Her (pages 381-389)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1104345446
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (389 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062872845
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EC1F678F-ECC1-44E1-973D-ABC22CBA5930
System control number
(OCoLC)1104345446
Label
Fix her up : a novel, Tessa Bailey
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=285&titleId=4031976
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes an excerpt from the forthcoming book Love Her or Lose Her (pages 381-389)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1104345446
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (389 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062872845
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EC1F678F-ECC1-44E1-973D-ABC22CBA5930
System control number
(OCoLC)1104345446

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