Pretend I'm Dead Jen Beagin
HYBRID Eat, Pray, Love meets Beauty And The Beast. IN A NUTSHELL Twenty-four-yearold cleaner Mona is dating a toothless, charming heroin addict she met volunteering at a needle exchange. Things don’t work out. Mona then goes on a journey of discovery to find out why she fell for him so hard, making some crazy choices along the way.
FIRST LINE “For months he was just a number to her.”
READ IT In Japan, so you can understand the very zen couple who help Mona. Failing that, beside a bonsai tree. Or any tree. OK, a pot plant will do.