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IF YOU LOVED SEX AND THE CITY, YOU'LL LOVE MODERN WOMEN.
The intimate lives of three strong, savvy women--and the men in their lives. The right men. The wrong men. The maybe men.
Jane Gresh: She's rich, talented, and famous, but will her delicious revenge on the man who cheated on her really make her happy?
Lincky Desmond: She's smart, beautiful, hard working. She marries Mr. Right but will she really risk everything for Mr. Oh-so-wrong?
Elly McGrath: She is loyal and dedicated, a loving wife and devoted mother, but when confronted with the ultimate betrayal, what will she do to stand up for herself and her children?
Owen Casals: He is handsome, successful, magnetic--and he knows it. He is hungry, horny and ambitious but will the dark side of success be his undoing?
MODERN WOMEN--and the men in their lives. They laugh. They cry. They do their best. But will they live happily ever after?
Modern Women, a million-copy NYT bestseller, was originally published in hard cover and paperback by St. Martin's Press.
"Author Ruth Harris's rapier wit spices up a coming-of-age story. A superb 'rags to riches' novel. You'll love Modern Women."--West Coast Review of Books
"Ruth Harris's breezy prose style, peppery dialogue and irreverent observations make Modern Women fun to read."--Dallas News
"Funny, sad, vivid, and raunchy. Harris seeks to enliven and entertain, and she does it in spades." --Cleveland Plain-Dealer
"Upbeat, sassy. Filled with romantic sparks and fast action."--Booklist
"Sharply and stylishly written. Harris treads a fine line between popular fiction and more substantive women's literature."--Chicago Sun-Times
"Glory be! Excellent, a thoroughly delightful tale of what it was like to be young, ambitious and in love."--Los Angeles Times
"Fiction at its best. Savvily mixes rosy fantasy with truth about women's lives. Open this novel and prepare to be happy."--New Woman magazine
"A sure thing. I greatly enjoyed Modern Women and, actually, I couldn't put it down." --The Washington Times
Ruth Harris is "Brilliant.....trenchant, chic and ultra-sophisticated, a writer who has all the intellect of Mary McCarthy, all the insight of Joan Didion." --Fort Worth Star-Telegram
About the author
Ruth Harris is a New York Times bestselling author whose novels have sold millions of copies in hard cover and paperback editions. Translated into 19 languages and sold in hardcover and paperback editions in more than 30 countries, Ruth's books were Literary Guild, Book-of-the-Month Club and book club selections around the world.
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