A Field Guide for Heartbreakers (Paperback)

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When best friends Dessy and Veronica arrive in Prague for a prestigious writing workshop, their priorities diverge. Dessy, fragile from a recent breakup, has come to mend her broken heart by honing her craft. Veronica has just dumped her boyfriend and plans to blow off the workshop. She'd rather master a different craft-boys.
Veronica gets right to work on her "man-wall"-one paper cutout for every hot-dude she meets-and embarks on her mission to cover a wall of their dorm by summer's end. At times, Dessy thinks her friend might be a genius. At others, Veronica seems more like an agent of chaos. As if their love lives weren't complicated enough, soon a homicidal suitemate is bent on killing Veronica and Dessy, and both girls are hiding secrets that could wreck their friendship.
Well, no one ever said breaking hearts was a simple craft...

About the Author

Kristen Tracy is the author of "Lost It", "Crimes of the Sarahs", and "Hung Up". She has received three Pushcart nominations and her poems and stories have appeared in various journals and reviews. She is the coeditor of "A Chorus for Peace: A Global Anthology of Poetry by Women". Kristen lives in Rhode Island.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781423131144
ISBN-10: 1423131142
Publisher: Hyperion Books
Publication Date: June 28th, 2011
Pages: 348
Language: English