Beautiful People

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Headline Review, Mar 9, 2009 - Fiction - 663 pages
A hilarious tale fromSunday TimesNumber 1 bestselling author Wendy Holden Struggling actress Darcy's doing avant-garde Shakespeare (all-naked King Lear, anyone?) when The Call comes from LA. An Oscar-tastic director. A movie to make her famous. The hunkiest co-star in Hollywood . So why hesitate? Belle's a size-zero film star, but she's in big fat trouble. Hotter than the earth's core a year ago, she now Tinseltown toast after her last film flopped. She'll do anything, anywhere, to get back to the big time. Sam's a model agent hunting for the Next Big Thing. When she finds it on a London street she almost faints with greed. Is this face perfect? Yes. Does it want to be a model? No. But Sam's not giving up that easily. She's not giving up at all. Nanny Emma needs a new job. Unfairly sacked by the posh boss from hell, she's desperate. When she's offered the charge of a celebrity baby, it seems all her dreams have come true. But are her nightmares just about to begin?

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User Review  - SaraRomanceLove - LibraryThing

First of all, do not read this book if you are on a diet!!! I mean, I love food, especially Italian, but the second half of the book it is an endless boring blabber about food. Not what I look for in ... Read full review


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This British cupcake of a novel throws a wholesome nanny into the terrifying world of Hollywood agents, actors and hastily adopted African babies.Holden, author of a number of light farces (The School ... Read full review

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Wendy Holden was born in Cleckheaton, Yorkshire, England on June, 12 1965. She studied English at Girton College, Cambridge. Before becoming a full-time author, she was an editor at numerous magazines including Apollo, Harper's Bazaar, Sunday Telegraph Magazine, and Tatler. Besides writing numerous novels, she also regularly writes features for newspapers and magazines and is a regular television and radio contributor.

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