School of Fortune
A fun, fresh frolic of a novel starring a spoiled but lovable Texas heiress out to reclaim her fortune
Pippa Walker's wedding was to be huge—Texas huge—complete with twelve bridesmaids under contract from Pippa's mother to stay lean and long-haired, gondolas flown in from Venice, A- and B- guest lists. But when Pippa finds out her handsome husband-to-be isn't what she thought, she bolts from her own wedding, shocking society and getting herself disinherited. The only way she can get a piece of the family fortune back is to earn a degree from a school. Any school. It's a tough assignment for a girl who dropped out of SMU after pledging Kappa Kappa Gamma and shopping at Neiman's for a year.
But Pippa is nothing if not up for a challenge. Attracting one hilarious misadventure after another, she tries to earn her sheepskin at: driving school, matchmaking school, even a circus academy. It's only when she hits rock-bottom—The Mountbatten Savoy School of Household Management—that things begin to look up. But can she really be falling in love with a...valet?
"Great, silly fun, guaranteed to be seen at a beach near you." - Kirkus Reviews
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SCHOOL OF FORTUNEUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
From Brown (Elle Woods, 2007) and Weber (Hot Ticket, 2000), an energetic farce skewering the lives of the rich and obnoxious. The first 80 pages of this comic romp starring the very worst of high ... Read full review
School of fortuneUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Legally Blond author Brown's collaboration with Weber features Pippa Walker, a smart, spirited heroine trapped in a plot that doesn't do her justice. Pippa's mother, Thayne, has planned her daughter's ... Read full review