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Happy All the Time (1978) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

The novel follows the ins and outs of romantic friendship, marriage, and love. Knowing that happiness is an art form requiring energy, discipline, and talent, two couples, Guido and Holly and Vincent and Misty, must overcome jealousy, estrangement, and countless other perils in order to successfully find true love.

Original title: Happy All the Time
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionMidlife Crises, Journeys Of Discovery
FictionGeneral FictionTies That Bind

Edition #1: Happy All the Time

Happy All the Time (1978)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "It abounds in good lines, aphorisms, advice to both the loved and the lovelorn." New York Times
  • "Colwin liberates our prudishly repressed lust for clean, intelligent, healthy comedy." Washington Post
  • "An elegant, fresh, funny tale of four people in love...There's electricity here...Pure delight." Village Voice
  • "Endless surprises and ultimately boundless joy." The New Yorker
  • "Colwin's canny Manhattan pastorale strikes me as at least as much fun to read as Sense and Sensibility." Newsweek
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Happy All the Time (September 1993)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780060975647
Dimensions: 7.97 x 5.3 x .55 in
Pages: 213

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