The Sleeping Beauty Proposal When her longtime Brit boyfriend proposes to someone else on national TV, 36-year-old Genie decides to fake an engagement, complete with a $24.95 cubic zirconia… The Sleeping Beauty Proposal When her longtime Brit boyfriend proposes to someone else on national TV, 36-year-old Genie decides to fake an engagement, complete with a $24.95 cubic zirconia… 2007-06-21 Fiction Dutton Adult
Book Review

The Sleeping Beauty Proposal (2007)

EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Jun 21, 2007; Writer: Sarah Strohmeyer; Genre: Fiction; Publisher: Dutton Adult

When her longtime Brit boyfriend proposes to someone else on national TV, 36-year-old Genie decides to fake an engagement, complete with a $24.95 cubic zirconia ring in Sarah Strohmeyer’s The Sleeping Beauty Proposal.

Biological Ticktock
''One whiff of a prospective husband and I get knocked up,'' says Genie's newly pregnant friend. ''Now I gotta sell the Porsche and start making lasagna.''

Lowdown
The been-around-the-block romantic insights of her thirtysomething circle ring true.B

Originally posted Jun 15, 2007 Published in issue #940 Jun 22, 2007 Order article reprints