Waiting to Exhale (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jan 3, 2006 - Fiction - 544 pages
29 Reviews
The classic novel of triumph, revenge, and friendship-now in a premium edition

From the critically-acclaimed author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back comes this wise, down-to-earth story of a friendship between four African American women who lean on each other while "waiting to exhale"-waiting for that man who will take their breath away.


  

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Review: Waiting to Exhale (Waiting To Exhale)

User Review  - Damara - Goodreads

Not exactly sure why I read this. I suppose it was entertaining enough, but the writing was atrocious. The dialogue seemed wooden and disjointed (not to mention unnecessarily vulgar at times), but ... Read full review

Review: Waiting to Exhale (Waiting To Exhale)

User Review  - Sue - Goodreads

I had previously read her latest book, "Who asked you?', and I have to say I liked that one much better than this one. My husband would definitely describe this as a "man-hater" book! Besides the gay ... Read full review

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Contents

Acknowledgments
The WomenSavannah JacksonBernadine HarrisRobin StokesGloria Matthews
Not Dick Clark
Suddenly Single
Forget What I Just Said
Unanswered Prayers
Fire
Fat
BWOTM
Why Are You Here?
Rebounding
Killing Time
New Territory
Closer to the Bone
Drunk
Monsoon

Interstate Lust
Discovery
Venus in Virgo
Happy Hour
Freedom of Expression
Steam
Control
It Aint About Nothin
To Heaven and Back
Still Waves in It
Unreasonable Requests
Friendship
The Weight of All Things
Back to Life
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Terry McMillan is the critically acclaimed, award-winning author of five previous novels and recipient of the Essence Award for Excellence in Literature.

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