Lace

Front Cover
Canongate Books Limited, 2012 - Fiction - 768 pages
23 Reviews
WHICH ONE OF YOU BITCHES IS MY MOTHER?1980. In Manhattan's most exclusive hotel, four friends come face to face with a young, mega-watt film star. She has a question for them that has brought her from the streets of Paris to the playgrounds of the rich and famous - and it has almost destroyed her. . . Kate, Maxine, Judy and Pagan have soared to the top in fashion, PR and interior design. Now they are forced to look back at their lives: their wicked behaviour at school, the building of careers and the breaking of hearts. These women have never questioned their friendship, but now they must answer to Lili.Lace is the book that every mother kept hidden from her daughter. Originally published in 1982, it is the debut novel from the million-copy bestselling author of Superwoman.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
11
4 stars
5
3 stars
4
2 stars
3
1 star
0

... the plot was great. - Goodreads
The ending was abrupt and not all that satisfying. - Goodreads
Great characters and a silly plot. - Goodreads
The basic plot: four women meet in a finishing school. - Goodreads
It's full of unexpected plot twists and turns. - Goodreads

Review: Lace (Lace #1)

User Review  - Lisa Norcross - Goodreads

I read this first when I was a teenager in the 80s and all I really remembered about it was that there was a lot of sex. However, when I read Samantha Ellis' spin on it as a career woman's manifesto ... Read full review

Review: Lace (Lace #1)

User Review  - Aditi Mukund - Goodreads

Full review here- http://Lace was a book on my Pile, and I finished reading it a while ago. It might make it to my list of 'The best books I've read in 2013'. That really surprises me, considering I ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

'Life's too short to stuff a mushroom' Shirley Conran was born in London and is a former editor on the Daily Mail and the Observer. Her first book, Superwoman, sold more than a million copies worldwide, and was followed by ten other bestsellers. Shirley's ex-husband is designer Terence Conran, and they have two sons, Jasper and Sebastian, both of whom are designers.shirleyconran.com Join the conversation on twitter #LACE and talk to @ShirleyConran

Bibliographic information