By Liza Palmer
Everyone is getting on with their lives other than Maggie. At 26, she's nonetheless serving espresso on the Beanery espresso apartment, whereas her pals have become married, having infants, and having actual careers. Even Olivia, Maggie's ally from early life, is getting married to the general practitioner with whom she lives. Maggie's roommate? Her puppy Solo (his identify says it all). the fellow in Maggie's existence? good there is not one, other than the fellow she has a weigh down on, Domenic, who works together with her on the espresso store as a bus boy.Maggie and Olivia were top associates for the reason that they have been in grade institution. either fatties, they befriended one another whilst not anyone else may. Now grown-up, Maggie remains to be buying within the "women's part" whereas Olivia went and had gastric-bypass surgical procedure looking for the elusive measurement 2, the holy grail for women far and wide. So now Olivia's skinny and blonde and getting married, and Maggie's the fats bridesmaid. Ain't lifestyles grand? during this great debut novel that's absolute to remind readers of Jennifer Weiner's stable In mattress, Liza Orr is either witty and clever, giving voice to girls all over who want for only once that they can ignore their weight.
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