Penguin Luck (Rising Star Series)
  • Penguin Luck (Rising Star Series)
  • Penguin Luck (Rising Star Series)

Penguin Luck (Rising Star Series)

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by Kay Mupetson
     
 

In the novel Penguin Luck, Doreen Lowe is a young, sophisticated junior associate in a small Manhattan law firm that primarily serves the lower echelons of society. Regularly visited by three ghosts, Doreen is forced to listen to their pleas that she "carry on for them"- after the Holocaust- all while balancing the demands of her career and personalSee more details below

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In the novel Penguin Luck, Doreen Lowe is a young, sophisticated junior associate in a small Manhattan law firm that primarily serves the lower echelons of society. Regularly visited by three ghosts, Doreen is forced to listen to their pleas that she "carry on for them"- after the Holocaust- all while balancing the demands of her career and personal life.

After Doreen marries a banker with an entrepreneurial spirit, he achieves his dream of establishing a telecommunications company. Within a few years, Doreen is serving as the company's legal counsel while simultaneously raising a son, but is still being tormented by her spirits. As the young couple rides out the tech boom of the late 1990s, Doreen must reconcile her unorthodox personal choices with her widowed father, her friends, and her large conscience.

Penguin Luck is a compelling tale about one woman's emotional journey as she learns to cope with a burdensome family history, a trio of determined ghosts, and the power of luck.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440160585
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/26/2009
Series:
Rising Star Series
Pages:
283
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

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