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Girls" poker night : a novel

by Jill Davis

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Women journalists -- Fiction.,
    • Female friendship -- Fiction.,
    • Single women -- Fiction.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJill A. Davis.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.A93484 G57 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination227 p. ;
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3952394M
      ISBN 100375505148
      LC Control Number2001048227

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