Beach Babylon

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Corgi, 2008 - Celebrities - 380 pages
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How does it feel to live and work in the world's most beautiful and luxurious tropical island resort, surrounded by white sandy beaches and aquamarine seas? How does it feel to be in the lap of luxury when you're thousands of miles from anywhere else? And when the guests are some of the richest and most demanding people in the world, where do you find the energy every day to smile, smile and smile again?

Beach Babylon takes you behind the scenes at a five-star tropical island resort. Do all the stories which take place behind the closed doors of the exclusive spa have happy endings? What do the world's richest people expect from room service during their fortnight in paradise? What does the windsurfing instructor do to keep sane after hours?

In the bestselling tradition of her previous Babylon books, Imogen Edwards-Jones investigates the rivalries and alliances between the staff at a resort where pandering to the guests' most extravagant whims is de rigueur. With a cast of millionaires, celebrities, hangers-on and prostitutes, Beach Babylon takes you to a world where extreme luxury is the norm and where excess somehow isn't always enough...

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User Review  - birdsam0610 - LibraryThing

Beach Babylon is yet another of the Babylon series that contains Hospital, Hotel, Fashion, Wedding etc. Each book, with the help of several anonymous insiders, provides an insider’s look into the ... Read full review

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User Review  - elliepotten - LibraryThing

This book was such great fun! I read Hotel Babylon on holiday years ago, but I think this one was even better. In this exposť the anonymous whistle-blower is once again a manager in the hotel industry ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Imogen Edwards-Jones is the co-author of the Sunday Times non-fiction bestsellers Hotel Babylon, Air Babylon and Fashion Babylon as well as author of the novels My Canap Hell, Shagpile, The Wendy House and Tuscany for Beginners. She lives in west London.

Anonymous is the manager of an exclusive five-star island resort.

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