The Last Original Wife LP
Leslie Anne Greene Carter is The Last Original Wife among her husband Wesley's successful Atlanta social set. His cronies have all traded in the mothers of their children—who they promised to love and cherish 'til death did them part—for tanned and toned young Barbie brides.
If losing the social life and close friends she adored wasn't painful enough, a series of setbacks has shaken Les up and she's had enough of playing the good wife. Now, she's going to take some time for herself—in the familiar comforts and stunning beauty of Charleston, her beloved hometown. In her brother's historic home, she will reclaim the carefree girl who spent lazy summers sharing steamy kisses with her first love on Sullivans Island. Along Charleston's cobblestone streets, under the Lowcountry's dazzling blue sky, Les will indulge herself with icy cocktails, warm laughter and bittersweet memories. Daring to listen to her inner voice, she will realize what she wants . . . and find the life of which she's always dreamed.
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Excellent readUser Review - strawwench - Overstock.com
I adore Dorothea Benton Frank and every single thing she's written so when this one became available, I couldn't wait to get my hands on it. I wasn't disappointed. What I love most about Ms. Frank ... Read full review
Review: The Last Original WifeUser Review - Bonnie Tharp - Goodreads
Loved it, Dorothea. Leslie is a woman after my own heart. And Wes is a stinker. And the kids. Oh my, don't get me started. This novel is so timely, what with all us baby boomers getting more mature ... Read full review