Next Time Lucky: Lessons of a Matchmaker by Siggy Buckley
Genre: Contemporary Women's Fiction
Where to Get It:
So you are thinking about online dating? Or want to compare notes?
Cherie, a professional matchmaker from Dublin, Ireland, faces the ultimate challenge when she tries to find a soul mate for herself. She surfs the risky waves of the Internet and flies around the world to adventures, disappointments and not a few surprises. Chat-rooms prove to be intoxicating, and Cherie feels like in a kid in a candystore. Among the Lotharios she encounters are recycled bachelors, breezy islands of ego, fly-by-nights, birds of paradise, commitment phobics, and the odd sex maniac. She learns the hard way that it's easy come, uneasy go at this smorgasboard of cyber-dreamboats.
Her story is an intriguing read, offering a revealing glimpse into the world of cyber romance for singles that are toying with the idea, for those who haven’t dared yet, or those who just want to compare notes. It also discloses practical advice for modern day’s mate selection through the eyes of a dating expert, both on the Internet and in the real world.
With insight and great humor, Siggy Buckley tells the sassy story of a modern woman's dilemma of being independent yet longing for coupledom.
What they're saying about it:
"What fun to read this witty, interesting and sensual book! Siggy Buckley is a superb writer and because of her background as a Matchmaker, she has wonderful insight into the dating world."
Book 2: Intrepid Home Swapping: Insider Secrets to Successful Home Swapping by Siggy Buckley
Where to Get It:
If the idea of home swapping appeals to you but is also scary, read our experiences with two Home Swaps we made this summer (Germany/France). Our insider tips offer you the advice you need to make it an enjoyable adventure instead of a scary risk.