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#51: Good Men by Jennifer Weiner

A prequel to Jennifer Weiner’s bestselling and beloved debut, "Good Men" takes us into the world and mind of Bruce Guberman, on the night of an ill-fated bachelor party, when Bruce and his friends decide to kidnap his girlfriend Cannie's rat terrier Nifkin. A tender, riotously funny short story, "Good Men" is about five men and their unlikely friendships and also about love, marriage, and what gives two people the courage to link hands and jump off the cliff.

  • Kindle: 1225 KB
  • Print Length: 47 pages
  • Publisher: Atria Books (September 10, 2013)
  • ASIN: B00DX0F3WY

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Jennifer Weiner is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of eleven books, including Good in Bed, In Her Shoes, which was made into a major motion picture, and The Next Best Thing. A graduate of Princeton University, she lives with her family in Philadelphia. Visit her online at JenniferWeiner.com.






REVIEW:
Fun!
A short and sweet look at the last night of a bachelor and his friends. They did the bachelor party, as you might expect, but there was so much more. It's the more that makes the story interesting.
In that more, some of the bachelor's friends learn the value of love, marriage and being grateful for who and what you have.
I liked this short story a lot. Enough so, that I plan to read, Good In Bed. It's the full length novel that follows this story.
Always nice to read from a new perspective. Lots of you will appreciate that in this story too. It's not always about the bride, sometimes the focus is the bachelor.

4/5


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  1. interesting animal name

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  2. Glad this was good! Sometimes I like to learn more about characters and sometimes I wonder why I need to!

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  3. Sometimes I like a good short story, so I might consider getting this one. Thanks for sharing about it, and I'm glad you enjoyed it! :)

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