Love Creeps Love Creeps

Love Creeps

A Novel

    • 4.5 • 2 Ratings
    • $11.99
    • $11.99

Publisher Description

A New York love story that’s “part suspense comedy and part philosophical treatise on the neurosis of love” from the author of Nude Men (Bret Easton Ellis).

At thirty-two years old, Lynn Gallagher is one of the five most influential contemporary-art gallery owners in Manhattan. Too bad her face is dead. Not so, says Lynn’s assistant, but that is how it feels when she compares it to her stalker’s face. Alan Morton may be a plump, goofy-looking accountant, but his face glows with life when he peers at Lynn through her gallery window. The difference is that Alan wants something—her—very badly, while Lynn wants nothing at all.  
 
So she decides to stalk. 
 
The object of her obsession—French attorney Roland Dupont—is chosen at random in a Chelsea bakery. He is attractive, but it is not until he expresses his disinterest in her that Lynn begins to truly desire him. Alan, jealous of Lynn’s newfound hobby, befriends Roland to find out what she sees in him. When Roland learns that he acquired his stalker by happenstance, he decides that he might be interested in Lynn after all. Soon all three are brazenly pursuing each other across the city—from adult education classes in the art of beading to meetings of Stalker’s Anonymous—as they try to figure out what it is that they truly want. The advice of Ray, the homeless psychologist who observes their madcap comings and goings, is not much help at all: “Take a break, an antidepressant. Get hold of yourselves.” 
 
A hip and darkly humorous novel about the mysteries of romance, Love Creeps is pure Amanda Filipacchi—funny, wicked, and wise.    

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2014
June 24
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
293
Pages
PUBLISHER
Open Road Media
SELLER
OpenRoad Integrated Media, LLC
SIZE
2
MB

More Books Like This

The Facts of Life The Facts of Life
2016
Crossroads Crossroads
2021
Naked Came the Stranger Naked Came the Stranger
2012
Creep Creep
2011
The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea
2014
More Than Friends More Than Friends
2009

More Books by Amanda Filipacchi

The Unfortunate Importance of Beauty: A Novel The Unfortunate Importance of Beauty: A Novel
2015
Nude Men Nude Men
2014
Vapor Vapor
2014
La regrettable importance de la beauté La regrettable importance de la beauté
2015