The author of several blockbuster novels, Emily Giffin’s Where We Belong delivers an unforgettable story of two women, the families that make them who they. Where We Belong is a New York Times bestselling chick-lit novel by Emily Giffin. The novel was released by St. Martin’s Press on July 24, Where We . The author of several blockbuster novels, Emily Giffin’s Where We Belong delivers an unforgettable story of two women, the families that make.

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But it was mainly only in issue in about the first third of the book, where most of the flashbacks happened.

‘Where We Belong’ by Emily Giffin

But on one spring evening, everything changes for Marian when her daughter, Kirby Rose, shows up on her doorstep, looking for answers. Marian always thought that she was living the life she wanted, with no true regrets. Contains Spoilers I have been a long time fan of Emily Giffin’s books.

Probably half my problem is I empathise and put myself in the situation. Marian, a something NYC Yiffin producer who has to deal with a knock on the door one night and the presence giffib a stranger who turns out to be her long-lost, year-old daughter, Kirby. Here, there’s the bad boy with the heart of gold who loved our heroine from the start, and the older, wealthy, ideal boyfriend who spoiler?

I don’t mind a bit of predictability. Most Popular in arts Right Arrow. It was okay for a light, quick read, but didn’t really grab my attention.

I always feel like i walk away with something when i read her books. I felt that the characters were relatable, though I didn’t necessarily agree with igffin of wwe decisions. Giffin and I so enjoyed it. She fantasizes about what her birth parents might be like, if that’s where she gets her passion for music, if they would understand her better, if finding her “real parents” might help her life make more sense.


Where We Belong by Emily Giffin

Emily Giffin discusses new book”. Her parents are clearly very loving, in a stable marriage, and they treat their two daughters one adopted, one not as equally as any parent can. I was pleasantly happy reading this one and found myself satisfied with the path the author took me down.

So when I was looking for something to read at an airport, I bought the Kindle version of this book. I really loved this book. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today. I admire that Ms. Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Fiction And the next book that I picked up immediately grabbed my attention Under the Never Sky and I haven’t been able to put it down since then! The teenaged daughter has a new boyfriend of her own, a poised and sunny prep school boy with whom it’s love at first sight and whose only flaw is his planned disappearance after graduation to college in the west.

Dec 27, Dawn rated it did not like it.

Where We Belong

It was of the most interest to me. I seriously cannot get this book out of my head! May 18, Jennifer rated it liked it. Dec 13, Jennifer rated it really liked it Shelves: They’re smart, likeable, chick lit and she asks questions about moral behavior. I also enjoyed the choice belohg writing style… you have one paragraph from the viewpoint of belont mother, Marian, and the next from the viewpoint of the daughter, Kirby, and it works.

We watch as Kirby, who has traveled nearly 1, miles from her St. The author used the word I enjoyed this, ripped through it pretty quickly – it was well-written and entertaining. What to say about this novel? I’m actually sorry that I pre ordered it and paid extra shipping to have it on my doorstep on the day it came out.

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I didn’t know what to expect, except it was about adoption. I was left feeling disappointed. Okay, so I am not adopted and maybe it looks different when you are, but still I just found Kirby hard in the way she treated her parents, who had been there for her giffih she was a baby. To view it, click here. Finally, the story took off and I enjoyed a few hundred pages that followed.


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No Emily Giffin for me! Jul 31, Dana rated it liked it. After practicing litigation at a Manhattan firm for several years, she moved to London to write full time.

For the precocious and determined Kirby, the encounter will spur a process of discovery that ushers her across the threshold of adulthood, forcing her to re-evaluate her family and future in a wise and bittersweet light.

In this novel, a successful TV producer finds the teenaged daughter bleong placed for adoption on her doorstep, ahere for answers.

While this didn’t bring down the tone of the book, it definitely left me wanting more. Kirby’s feelings seemed to be something that Giffin picked up from advice column’s or some other fluff area and ws seem to have any merrit.

Marion is incredibly unlikable and unrelatable Contains Spoilers I have been a long time fan of Emily Giffin’s books.

She describes things just enough, so you have an idea of her characters, the setting, and the story, but as I read her stories, I am capable of imagining the story for myself, and it makes me feel as though I am ‘really there’ watching the stories unfold. It doesn’t always turn out perfectly, and I think it would have felt a bit too fairy tale-ish if it had. I enjoyed the complexity of Kirby, I sympathized with the adoptive family and the suspense they undoubtedly endured during Kirby’s personal Where We Belong is a standalone, chick-lit novel written by author Emily Giffin.