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Diminutive comedies for women.

F. Sladen-Smith

Diminutive comedies for women.

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Published by J. Garnet Miller in London .
Written in English


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  This is a full-length, k word novel and is the first book in the Knitting in the City series. There are three things you need to know about Janie Morris: 1) She is incapable of engaging in a conversation without volunteering TMTI (Too Much Trivial Information), especially when she is unnerved, 2) No one unnerves her more than Quinn Sullivan, and 3) She doesn't /5().   Amy Schumer's new book, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo, hits shelves in August, and the actress/comedian is just one of many funny ladies who have added "author" to their year Home Country: San Francisco, California. Comedies definition: → comedy | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.


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