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LANDLINE Rainbow Rowell

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type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Rainbow Rowell
publisher:
St. Martin's Press
genre:
Fiction

We gave it a B-

Somehow, a magic phone that lets self-absorbed TV writer Georgie McCool call her husband 15 years in the past is not the most unbelievable thing in Rowell’s novel. No, that honor belongs to the couple’s problematic romance. Despite asserting that they never want to be apart, they can’t make life together work. And no wonder: They’re such unlikable characters! Fangirls, you may want to let this one go to voicemail. B-