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Love Creeps

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A New York love story as seductively neurotic as the city itself

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.

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Hardback Editions

June 2005 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Love Creeps: A Novel
Author(s): Amanda Filipacchi
ISBN: 0-312-34032-X / 978-0-312-34032-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Paperback Editions

May 2006 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Love Creeps: A Novel
Author(s): Amanda Filipacchi
ISBN: 0-312-34033-8 / 978-0-312-34033-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
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Kindle Editions

June 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Love Creeps: A Novel
Author(s): Amanda Filipacchi
Publisher: Open Road Media
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