By Wendy Holden
A countrywide bestseller in England, this pleasant new novel has been known as "Frothy, frivolous, and fun." (Harpers & Queen)Jane, a suffering, twenty-something author for a modern women's journal, has inadvertently simply landed her worst nightmare of an task. not just does she have a less-than-satisfying dating together with her dull and cantankerous boyfriend, who has a number of different insecurities, yet now her eccentric journal editor has made her the non-public ghostwriter for the town's newest bedazzling, blonde, and busty socialite: Champagne D'Vyne. whereas Jane reels from the aggravating and distasteful enterprise of investigating, after which glamorizing, the vacuous info of Champagne's existence, her new task unexpectedly turns into intertwined along with her own lifestyles in excellent methods. Will her personal romantic clients increase? Will she have the ability to support keep her top friend's dilapidated kingdom manor with a matchmaking scheme? instantaneously whimsical and satirical, easily Divine is already a destroy hit in England, and should surely be a crowd-pleaser for American readers.
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Shush,' said Nick, flapping his hands like an irritable dowager and glaring at her as the minister's voice came on again. 'He's interviewing James Morrison, the transport minister. ' Jane rolled her eyes. Forgotten? If only. In the two months since Nick had started working as a special adviser in his office, she had learnt more about the transport minister than he probably knew about himself. None of it remotely interesting. ' 'Quite right,' muttered Jane, who had been stuck behind more swaying beige mobile homes hogging the middle lane than she cared to remember.
Keep on to her. Ask her where she's been, who she's seen, what she's bought and, best of all, who she's slept with. Then just jot it all down. ' He paused. ' 'Fantastic,'said Jane sourly. ' 'Yes. Out of the window,' snapped Jane. She could tell she had no choice in the matter. She groaned inwardly. Nick was going to have a field day when he heard about this. 'I've already thought of a name for it,' Josh continued, triumphantly. ' 'We'll be the laughing stock of Fleet Street,' Jane mumbled miserably.
Champagne was in her element, posing, pouting and slinking about in a succession of tiny, tight evening dresses 29 that Jane could barely imagine getting her own right leg into. As Champagne's grudge against her seemed to have completely dissolved under the hot studio lights and the attention, Jane bit the bullet and suggested, after the shoot was over, that it was time to talk through the first instalment of Champagne Moments. 'Well, it had better not take long,' Champagne snapped, looking at her diamond-studded Cartier watch.