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BLOG TOUR: Beautiful People by Wendy Holden (Book Review 2010-49)


Product Description

"When she's good, she's very, very good, and Beautiful People finds Holden on steroids. Unmissable."
-Daily Mirror
A witty, utterly addictive novel from bestselling author Wendy Holden, Beautiful People is a tale wicked in its observations yet buoyant at its heart: an irresistible confection you'll want to devour immediately.
Darcy-a struggling English rose actress when The Call comes from L.A. An Oscar-tastic director. A movie to make her famous. The hunkiest costar in Hollywood. So why doesn't she want to go?
Belle-a size-zero film star but she's in big, fat trouble. Hotter than the earth's core a year ago, she's now Tinseltown toast after her last film bombed. Can she get back to the big time?
Emma-a down-to-earth, down-on-her-luck nanny trying to weather London's cutthroat childcare scene and celebrity mom whirlwinds. What will it take for her to get back in control of her own life?
Jet to London, Hollywood, and Italy; toss in a passionate star chef, a kindhearted paparazzo, and a reluctant male supermodel; and find Wendy Holden at her best-a smash international hit.

About the Author

Wendy Holden was a journalist for The Sunday Times,Tatler and The Mail on Sunday before becoming a full-time author. She has now published nine novels, all being top-10 bestsellers in the UK, and is married with two young children. Her novels include Farm Fatale, Bad Heir Day, Simply Divine, Gossip Hound, The Wives of Bath,The School for Husbands, Azur Like it, and Filthy Rich.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 432 pages
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark (April 1, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1402237154
  • ISBN-13: 978-1402237157
SOURCE:  Publisher

LOVED IT

I have been a fan of Wendy Holden since I first read Fame Fatale.  She writes British Chick Lit that is just wonderful.  Beautiful People is another hit with me, in fact, I think it is her best work to date.  You are immediately sucked in by the characters and the plot which covers a lot of ground quickly.  This will be one of the summer's best beach reads. It is pure frothy fun!  If you enjoy Sophie Kinsella or Helen Fielding, you will love this author.

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4 comments:

  1. Yeah, i am so glad it's a good one. I have it too to read and have never read her.!

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  2. I dont normally read chic lit but it sounds like a book I'd like to read. I'm looking forward to more reviews in this category

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  3. Wow this sounds like a good read. I'm glad you profiled it. Thanks for the suggestion!

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  4. I love this cover. Chick lit is one of my favorite reads for the beach.

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