Lipstick Jungle: A Novel [Candace Bushnell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. It’s a jungle out there. Dress accordingly. In her fourth book. The new, grown-up heroines in Candace Bushnell’s Lipstick Jungle are rich, glamorous and a little desperate. Money, not love, is the priority as. The New York women on the make in Lipstick Jungle are a tougher breed than Candace Bushnell’s Sex and the City girls. But Carrie O’Grady.

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Dec 23, Lil rated it liked it Shelves: She finds she loves lisptick stable and not needy husband she has. Get to Know Us. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Busgnell I finally had the chance to pick up the book and read it, my d If there is an award for the most ridiculous and unrealistic book ever, I would award it to Lipstick Jungle, written by Candace Bushnell. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.

It’s hard to understand why soulless, ignorant, vapid, shallow golddiggers are of interest.

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Victory’s last collection bombed cadace Wendy’s twelve-year marriage to her metrosexual househusband is in freefall. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Do you consider you will ever write a novel about non-power playing characters? Nico is a ruthless publishing executive in a loveless marriage. So, if you want a book that you can just disconnect and not use your mind for- I suppose this one might be what you buehnell looking for. It is, for lack of a better word, listless and plotless.


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I can’t remember which character asks it because despite the author’s best attempts to persuade us otherwise, I really can’t distinguish between the three main protagonists of the novel.

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Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. But the question is frivolously rhetorical – no attempt is made to answer it. Those few dollars gave me nothing but a world of pain.

Sex and the Citypublished inwas the basis for the HBO hit lipsstick and two subsequent blockbuster movies. When it becomes clear that a competitor is trying to oust her, something has to give–and Wendy must decide between her career and her marriage.

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Nov 23, Hadessephy rated it liked it Shelves: Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. If you want to escape while on the cruise to Bahamas, this book will complete your enjoyment.

See all reviews. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The ladies work in high power or climbing high jobs, one in magazine publishing, one in movie production, and up and coming fashion designer. Each woman struggles with balancing her personal and professional life, and of course there are plenty of romantic entanglements.


A lot of my friends were in the same emotional wreck cxndace I was after reading the book. Two of the three are married with children; all are at the top of their field. How come this is all so predictable?

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Chapters 3 9 Jul 03, While the same familiar characters are there harried Wendy, cool calm Nico, and cute Victorythey seem a lot candacce career-focused and more ruthless than their TV show counterparts.

Start reading Lipstick Jungle: If there is an award for the most ridiculous and unrealistic book ever, I junglle award it to Lipstick Jungle, written by Candace Bushnell. As a “Sex and the City” viewer, I thought I was going to enjoy this book; however, that was not the case. I do like her nominally present under-current of female power in a male dominate world.

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The book is worthy of reading, but you’ll find yourself exhaugsted from the jump just trying to keep the characters from molding into one another.

She goes soul searching and with back against the wall comes up with pants. Nico is a lot more cut-throat than in the TV show, necessarily so for her job I think.