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*Why We Broke Up*

Title - Why We Broke Up Arthor(s) - Daniel Handler Art By - Maira Kalman Pub. Date - 27th of December, 2011 Publisher - Hachette Book Group N.Of.Pages - Three Hundred and Fifty-Four


The Summary on The Back of My Copy - I'm telling you why we broke up, Ed. I'm writing it in this letter, the whole truth of why it happened. Min Green and Ed Slaterton are breaking up, so Min is writing Ed a letter and giving him a box. Inside the box is why they broke up. Two bottle caps, a movie ticket, a folded note, a box of matches, a protractor, books, a toy truck, a pair of ugly earrings, a comb from a motel room, and every other item collected over the course of a giddy, intimate, heartbreaking relationship. Item after item is illustrated and accounted for, and then the box, like a girlfriend, will be dumped.
What a Girl Wants in Her Books - This is the story of what happens after the love has gone. This is the tale of break up and heart ache. This is the tale of how the break up came to b…