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Your Cheatin' Heart

(2005)
A novel by

 
 
In 1977, naive, twenty-one-year-old Maggie Lennon leaves Northern Ireland to look for a summer job in America. What she finds is a job as an all-night DJ for Radio WA1A radio, a boss called Zollie D Follie and a best friend, Sharla Emma-Lea Ayn, who introduces her to dope, shaved legs and sex with blonde-haired surfers. And there's no going back from that. When the radio station relocates to Tennessee, Maggie's life is turned upside down by two men: Nate, the handsome son of a rich Southern family; and Buford, a Country and Western rock star. But as Maggie's professional life takes off and she becomes a player in the music business, so her love life crash-lands. Who knows how it happens, Maggie must be crazy, but pretty soon she's standing with a gun in her hand, Buford's girlfriend, Sue Lynne, is lying on the floor and the police are on their way...

Genre: General Fiction

Praise for this book

"Maggie Lennon dives into life, lust and 'ludes with a delicious fervour." - Stella Duffy


Used availability for Annie McCartney's Your Cheatin' Heart

Paperback Editions

December 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: Your Cheatin' Heart
Author(s): Annie McCartney
ISBN: 0-7515-3593-1 / 978-0-7515-3593-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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February 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: Your Cheatin' Heart
Author(s): Annie McCartney
ISBN: 0-316-72963-9 / 978-0-316-72963-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Time Warner Books Uk
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU