This was cute and funny and it didn’t lag, it kept flowing which kept me interested and wanting to keep reading. What if you were at the rehearsal dinner for your wedding and walked in on your husband to be and your maid of honor having sex? Let me help you get cleaned up. Feb 16, Michelle rated it it was amazing. I found this ridiculous too. I scrambled to my feet, ran to the sink, and filled a cup with water. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.

On a long drive that usually started at four in the morning, these witty books read by a Southern voice kept me awake and alert and laughing. No trivia or quizzes yet. Hissy Fit is Southern Charm at its finest! Enter Will Mahoney, a single and rich entrepeneur who recently purchased an antebellum plantation house in addition to the failing Loving Cup bra factory. I’m going to look up more books by Mary Kay Andrews and if they are as good as this one then I’ve found a new author to like. Sounds like a perfect love interest for Keeley? Only Will’s dream girl is not as sophisticated as he thinks she is As the house comes together, Keeley discovers links between the Jernigan legacy of infidelity and her mother’s disappearance many years ago.

The cheating fiance caught the night before the wedding. Quirky, fun story, Fun and Interesting, and I like the characters. She goes fjt and on about how everything the ex had done was her fault. I don’t want to give anything away, but it bothered me the way it ended.

Somehow I could seriously identify with this character! What a cruel name for a child! Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I have an early morning meeting and a ton of stuff to do.

Will Mahoney buys a derelict antebellum mansion and the failing bra factory that once gave many in the small andrewe their incomes. Diesen Schwarm kau er nur aus dem Fernsehen und die Frau selbst kennt ihn noch gar nicht. The first time I knew anything about a Mary Kay Andrews book was when I was traveling all the time and getting Books-on-Tape out of the library. I thoroughly enjoyed Mary Kay Andrew’s writing style and Southern wit.


Hissy Fit • Mary Kay Andrews

Drool-inducing with the description of antiques and fabrics. I thought her writing was excellent for a chick lit anrews, the plot was good and kept you guessing, and the characters were very well developed and likable. Move over Hemingway, move over Dostoevsky, there’s a new terrible author in town.

Trochek graduated from the University stnopsis Georgia with a journalism degree in Her hissy fit experience roped me into the narrative immediately, and I love the descriptions of Mulberry Hill.

Will is renovating the house to win the affections of an over-achieving blonde he has seen on television, but has never met in real life. Will wants to impress a woman he has never met by restoring the mansion to its former glory in hopes she will fall in love with it This is definitely a chick-lit, vacation, read-on-the-beach type of book.

I do have a bone to pick though – the missing mother is a bit rich – and the feelings of the characters associated with it are obscure.

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Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Erst dachte ich sogar es sei ein Scherz, aber das war es nicht. Will, the handsome rich guy she’s supposed to hook up with eventually- also an asshole.

Keeley was a very believable character that I found myself associating with over and over again. Man erkennt immer gleich, dass es sich um ein Mary Kay Andrews Buch handelt und doch sind sie unterschiedlich genug, dass man sie auseinander halten kann.

He hires Interior Decorator Keeley to do the restoration with the stipulation that is has to be done within six months. Her daddy is kicked out of the country club, due to her ‘episode. Hier fand ich die Geschichte leider extrem aus der Luft gegriffen und unrealistisch. Customers who bought this item also bought.

Ajdrews, and best friend, Paige, in a compromising position on the boardroom table of the Oconee Hills Country Club during her wedding rehearsal dinner.


Jernigan should have been the social event of the season. Character development, several intriguing subplots, and wonderful decorative descriptions are the hallmarks of this book.

I barely cared about the story or the characters Mary Kay Andrews is the pen name of American writer Kathy Hogan Trocheckbased in Atlanta, who has authored a number of best-selling books under the Wynopsis pen name since I held out the cup.

It seemed to me like the author had no idea what she was writing about. I have no doubt that I will continue to read Mary Kay Andrews! Now, I almost never read chick lit, which this definitely is, and that may have colored my opinion, but there were several specific incidents in this book that really angered me.

She is rude to people hjssy are the kindess to her. But a redheaded stranger in a vintage yellow Cadillac is riding to her rescue. May 06, Mark rated it liked it Shelves: Trivia About Hissy Fit. Keeley Murdock throws a real Southern hissy fit when she discovers her groom-to-be in a nary position with her best friend and maid of honor the night before the wedding.

He also owns the mill where they manufacturer woman’s bras. But what does the protagonist do next? Hissy Fit was a fun book with a bit of a mystery entwined. The setting really does make this the perfect summer beach read.

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There is a mystery concerning Keeley’s mother who ran away with another man twenty-five years ago. View all 6 comments. But when she finds him and her bridesmaid in action on a table, she freaks out and gives the guests and the entire town the show of a lifetime.