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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (273 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Daphne Uviller Narrator: Emily Janice Card Publisher: Penguin Random House Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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In a city brimming with opportunities for heroism, twenty-seven-year-old Zephyr Zuckerman has often fantasized about committing acts of bravery that would make front-page news. Now she may get her big break–though it may require plunging a few toilets. When the superintendent of her parents’ Greenwich Village brownstone is led away in handcuffs, unemployed Zephyr takes over his post and unleashes her inner sleuth: discovering titillating secrets about her tenants–from a smoky-voiced Frenchwoman who entertains throngs of unsavory visitors to a moody musician who just has to be hiding something–and realizing that her new reality is far more intriguing than her imagination.

Soon Zephyr has sussed out wrongs that stretch from losers on the Internet to art fraud and an international crime ring. The mob thinks she’s in the FBI, and the FBI thinks she’s in the mob–a predicament she needs to clear up fast. But perhaps not before a cute, surly exterminator helps her solve the mystery of what to do with the rest of her life….

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Quotes & Awards

  • “One should not simply read Super in the City; one should gobble it up like candy.”

    Elizabeth Gilbert, New York Times bestselling author

  • “Undoubtedly smarter and funnier than most girls-in-the-city novels.”

    Publishers Weekly

  • “[A] lively, smart chick-lit mystery.”


  • “[A] funny, enjoyable caper about a dirty job…with a polished lead character, an ear for snappy dialogue, and a propulsive storytelling style.”

    Kirkus Reviews

Listener Opinions

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by JoAnne | 2/16/2014

    " This is a debut novel for Uviller. It was very slow to capture my attention but after reading about 50 pages it began to be more interesting. A little bit of a mystery but not typical of that genre. I will give Uviller another try since she does have a followup novel with the same character and her group of friends and family. We'll see if I like that book any better. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Sarah | 2/5/2014

    " Lay off me, I need my chicklit! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Julia Jackson | 1/28/2014

    " I loved this book. I thought it was great, just what I was wanting to read and I loved the characters. Chick Lit for sure, but by a smart writer with engaging narrative. Forgot to add that I would laugh almost every page. "

  • 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 by Nicole | 1/28/2014

    " i was all geared up for this book. i expected hilarious stories about how the main character deals with the residents of her building. but no, it was all about her love life. if you're looking for a quick, light read, then this book fits the bill. "

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