Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell returns to familiar fixations in 4 Blondes – getting laid and getting rich. Blonde AmbitionCandace Bushnell created a sensation with her first book, Sex and the City, spawning an HBO series that has become a. Have a cocktail and read Candace Bushnell.” —Karen Karbo, The Oregonian ” Four Blondes is a punchy cluster of stories about sex, looks, money, more sex.
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This book is not good. When he gets another assignment he always does, but it doesn’t make any differencehe’s scared he won’t make the deadline. Some of the satire blondez career women and feminists is razor sharp. The last blonde is an American sex columnist who heads to England in order to find the love of her life. Jul 27, Stephanie rated it did not like it Recommends it for: It is more the tale of a beautiful woman who uses her looks as a tool to operate in a world where male ruthlessness is admired and feared, and candaxe her own casual callousness is deplored and scorned by those around her.
Of all the bad books I have read, this is pobably the one candsce I can say was the worst. She gets the big ring and the big house and the adorable children, and she lives happily ever after.
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I actually threw it across the room after reading it because I was so disgusted. Their stories, remarkably, are less interesting. And when he doesn’t seem perfect, hushnell can’t handle it and he can’t handle being criticized and at the end, he has sex with some chick that works with his wife and Winnie sleeps with a movie star, Tanner, because it’s freeing.
To be honest, if I didn’t have an annoying habit of buushnell to finish books I paid for even when in this case I picked it up for a dollar at a thrift store, I wouldn’t have bothered reading til the end. If you must respect the protagonist in order to enjoy a book, then don’t pick up this one. These 4 blonds were quite unique.
It was a quick read — good for the beach, airplane or anywhere you won’t be embarrassed to be seen bbushnell it.
Determined to become a movie producer, Janey attempts to maneuver her way to the top of the New York social scene by any means necessary, including using her younger sister and her brother-in-law, a popular rock star, for her own ends. Maybe, I’m not rich or posh enough to relate to this book.
Four Blondes by Candace Bushnell
Do they hate them? I’m not quite sure what the author was going for with this one. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Read this book only if you are being threatened with death.
I only kept reading it in the ridiculous and futile hope that it surely would have to get better at some point. They do have similar taste in shoes, drink a lot of cocktails and talk about sex a lot.
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I usually enjoy stories where the characters are linked and that would have redeemed this book just a little but the way she did it really just kind of annoyed me more than anything She does a very good job at looking at women, at society and talking candidly about what’s going on. Being good-looking is part of mastering the world.
When I think back and try to recall all 4 of the ladies names and their stories, I honestly cannot remember the 4th one without a memory jog from the back cover. The writing style of the second section almost made me quit reading. The back of the book claims, “She chronicles the lives of four beautiful women [ Cecilia Luxenstein, a famous blonde, is driven to paranoia and frenzy by the paparazzi and her conflicted feelings about her celebrity.
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Winne finds herself cheating on James with Tanner, a man who makes her feel cherished and loved. Feb 26, Diane rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Janey is selfish, but she is far from simple. Heed the content warning, please. They all seem trapped and sad. Beautiful women are stupid because they don’t have to try. When I read these kinds of books, I wonder how they get published.
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I picked it up in a charity shop so many years ago because of the author and it was just terrible, I mean I was really young but still I was young enough the realise how self absorbed these characters are and how dull this book was as well.
Janey’s only concrete talent is bushnfll ability to slink into the affections of a man with a large summer house in the Hamptons, where she will be invited to spend the season as his mistress.
My mother is married to a fishmonger. I like watching Sex and the City, a funny and interesting television show about four female friends and their love lives in the city. I should have known better.
But I can hardly ever trash a author’s hard work, hence, I’d like to give candqce book 3 stars, since I got it for free, and secondly, the book cover is really pretty. Yet it wasn’t quite as bad as I expected. It’s bushnelp 4 stupid women who make ridiculous choices and live lives consumed by selfishness and boredom. Read this book only if you are being threatened with d Bushnell is one of the worse writers of all time.
Click on a plot link to find similar books! No matter how busy they say they are. Janey Wilcox’s flagging career was revived when, in the closing pages of Four Blondesshe accepted a contract with Victoria’s Secret. There’s only one character that comes to mind who might rival their blondess. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.