Waiting to Exhale

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Viking, 1992 - Fiction - 409 pages
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Robin Stokes is a successful insurance professional recovering from a deadend love affair. "They say love is a two-way street. But I don't believe it, because the one I've been on for the last two years was a dirt road." After months of depression, shopping, and dating all the wrong men, she's getting by with a little help from her friends - and still determined to fine the Real Thing...

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User Review  - CatEllington - LibraryThing

Waiting to Exhale is a very touching and beautifully-written story. Its plot centers around four female friends—all African American—who undergo the trials and tribulations of love lost, and love ... Read full review

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User Review  - ozzie65 - LibraryThing

This book has been sitting on my shelf forever, waiting for me to exhale and pick it up. I read widely from multiple genres. I never limit myself and I am glad I don’t because you can miss out on ... Read full review

Contents

Not Dick Clark I
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Suddenly Single 2 3
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Forget What I just Said 3 9
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About the author (1992)

Terry McMillan was born in Port Huron, Michigan on October 18, 1951. She received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of California, Berkeley in 1986, studied film at Columbia University, and enrolled in the Harlem Writer's Guild. Her books include Disappearing Acts, Mama, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, The Interruption of Everything, and Getting to Happy. Her books Waiting to Exhale and How Stella Got Her Groove Back were adapted as major motion pictures. Her title Who Asked You? made The New York Times Best Seller List in 2013.

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