Cupcake by Rachel Cohn

By Rachel Cohn

While Cyd Charisse strikes from San Francisco to begin a brand new lifestyles in ny urban, she leaves in the back of her kinfolk -- and her real love, Shrimp. She desires to discover a cool activity, the city's top caffeination and such a lot ideal cupcake, and a scorching new love. however the fact of CC's new existence hits a few unforeseen stumbling blocks, together with a damaged leg that renders her motionless; the enjoyment and aggravation of sharing an house with a roommate who is additionally an older brother; and a delectable number of men -- none of whom degree as much as Shrimp. Then, simply whilst CC starts off to get her new lifestyles heading in the right direction, her previous love returns. Shrimp has given up on his plans to stay and surf in New Zealand and arrives in NYC with not anything to do except to be with CC. And this time CC is set that she and Shrimp won't repeat their outdated errors. This 3rd publication approximately reformed hellion Cyd Charisse is simply as unforgettable as Gingerbread and Shrimp.

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In my resurrected commune world I am with Shrimp at foggy Ocean Beach in San Francisco. We are sitting on the cold concrete ledge at dusk, watching a speck of orange pink sun muted by gray fog as it sets over the Pacific. Our legs intertwine and our feet rock against the ledge in time to the crash of the ocean. Here nature requires no headphones, and the chill ocean breeze rules out exposed feet. We are silent sympatico. The News are all Olds. I've given up New York, and Shrimp has 41 forsaken New Zealand, never having bothered to find out what the Old Zealand may have been about, although the name alone is pretty compelling, and maybe for our next new commune that's where we'll go, Old Zealand.

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