Giant Days Volume 4 by John Allison

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Title: Giant Days Volume 4


Series: Giant Days #4

- Giant Days Vol 1
- Giant Days Vol 2
- Giant Days Vol 3
- Giant Days Vol 4
- Giant Days Vol 5
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It's springtime at Sheffield University — the flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, and fast-pals Susan, Esther and Daisy continue to survive their freshman year of college. Susan is barely dealing with her recent breakup with McGraw, Esther is considering dropping out of school, and Daisy is trying to keep everyone and everything from falling apart! Combined with house-hunting, indie film festivals, and online dating, can the girls make it to second year?

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What happened in Giant Days Volume 4?

  • Esther is still determined to quit university. She and her parents argue. She goes off to find a job.
  • Daisy is worried about Esther and goes off to talk some sense into her.
  • Esther gets a job at a coffee and doughnut shop. She bumps into her old friend, Sarah, and they go for lunch and then bump into her ex-boyfriend, who Esther cheated on as soon as she arrived at university.
  • Susan is also in town looking for Esther. She wanted to get out of Northampton too because everything was reminding her of McGraw.
  • They get to Esther’s house and Esther’s mother welcomes them in.
  • Esther goes for a walk with Lindsay, who invites her to a party.
  • Esther gets home and finds her friends there. She’s a bit annoyed that they’re getting involved but is happy to see them.
  • At the party, Esther sees Sarah and her ex, Eustace, getting it on. She’s upset with them at first but accepts that they’ll be good together.
  • Esther decides to return to university and everyone is happy. Except Esther, when her parents tell her they’re cutting her off.
  • Esther tells Daisy they should find somewhere to live in their second year. Daisy has been telling Esther and Susan this for months, so is a bit miffed.
  • They really struggle to find places that’ll take three of them. They view various properties.
  • Ed gives Esther his friend’s secret website that looks up available properties.
  • Ed and McGraw invite Esther to live with them. She strongly considers it but then realises boys are annoying and she would rather live with her friends.
  • Esther acts in a student film. Susan and Daisy also get some inspo and enter the same film competition.
  • Daisy and Susan win the cash. Esther and her love interest get a runners up prize.
  • Susan wants to try dating so she joins Tinder. She has a day full of dates, and all of the dates are annoying.
  • Daisy becomes a guide for new students and shows some future students around. There’s a German girl who takes an interest in Daisy and kisses her at a bar.
  • Susan sees McGraw kissing the bar manager.

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