Author: Steve Martin

Category: Humor

Regular price: $5.99

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Deal starts: December 13, 2022

Deal ends: December 13, 2022

Description:

One of the most acclaimed and beloved entertainers, Steve Martin is quickly becoming recognized as a gorgeous writer capable of being at once melancholy and tart, achingly innocent and astonishingly ironic (

Elle

). A frequent contributor to both

The New Yorker

and the

New York Times

as well as the author of the

New York Times

bestseller

Pure Drivel

, Martin is once again poised to capture the attention of readers with his debut novella, a delightful depiction of life and love. The shopgirl is Mirabelle, a beautiful aspiring artist who pays the rent by selling gloves at the Beverly Hills Neiman Marcus. She captures the attention of Ray Porter, a wealthy, lonely businessman. As Ray and Mirabelle tentatively embark on a relationship, they both struggle to decipher the language of love--with consequences that are both comic and heartbreaking. Filled with the kind of witty, discerning observations that have brought Steve Martin incredible critical success,

Shopgirl

is a work of disarming tenderness.