Satan's Sisters: A Novel Work of Fiction

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Simon and Schuster, Mar 22, 2011 - Fiction - 320 pages
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Set against the bright lights and live feed of daytime television, Satan’s Sisters by veteran TV insider Star Jones spins an irresistible tale of ruthless ambition, guarded secrets, backstabbing drama, true sisterhood, and an unforgettable tour backstage where the real “talk” takes place.

Satan’s Sisters is the story of The Lunch Club, a long-running, popular ladies’ talk show in which alliances are forged, careers are made, and bridges are burned. The show’s famous red couch is ruled by its esteemed matriarch, Maxine Robinson, the first African American to become a network news anchor, who maintains a hidden safe of diaries chronicling others’ indiscretions for posterity—and leverage as needed. But even all-knowing Maxine is caught off-guard when now superstar former co-host Heather Hope makes a ratings-gold guest appearance only to announce a bombshell: the imminent inside scoop straight from the mouth of another ousted member of The Lunch Club’s inner sanctum.

Self-described “southern belle” Melissa “Missy” Adams has written an explosive tell-all exposing all the Lunch ladies’ secrets and she’s going to reveal it on Heather’s show; but the story is bigger than just the two of them. Delving into the murky waters of each of the current five co-hosts’ lives—and the loved ones, lovers, and support team surrounding them—Satan’s Sisters dishes the dirt while serving up laughs, suspense, solidarity, and heartbreak. The Lunch Club’s beleaguered publicist is assigned to track down the embargoed manuscript and assess the potential damage to everyone’s livelihood...but time is running out and there’s now a new mole spilling details of the show’s private panic moments. Looks like Maxine is going to have to take things into her own hands...but can she escape becoming collateral damage?
 

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This book was horrible! This book is about the ladies of the view. She changes their names as to not get sued. She tells their dirt, but calls it Fiction. If you like smut with a smile then this read if for you. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
19
Section 3
39
Section 4
59
Section 5
76
Section 6
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Section 7
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Section 8
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Section 13
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Section 14
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Section 15
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Section 16
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Section 17
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Section 18
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Section 19
303
Section 20
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Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 21
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Section 22
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Star Jones, attorney, television personality, former prosecutor, political insider, philanthropist, author and lecturer, has worked in television for over twenty years. Star has throughout her professional career offered a fresh perspective on the day’s most talked about crime and justice, political and sociological issues from the worlds of news, entertainment, politics and pop culture. Star, a lawyer by trade, is best known to television viewers for her candor, confidence and uncanny ability to clarify muddy legal and social issues. As one of the original co-hosts of ABC’s The View for nine years, she offers an insider’s perspective of what goes on behind the scenes in daytime talk television. Her knowledge of the law and talent for television has won her critical acclaim as a news and legal correspondent, television host and social commentator. Star is the best-selling author of two non-fiction books, You Have to Stand for Something...or You’ll Fall for Anything and Shine: A Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Journey to Finding Love.

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