Waiting to Exhale

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Penguin, Jan 3, 2006 - Fiction - 544 pages
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From the critically acclaimed author of A Day Late and a Dollar Short and The Interruption of Everything, a wise, earthy story of a friendship between four African American women who lean on each other while "waiting to exhale": waiting for that man who will take their breath away.
 

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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

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Contents

Acknowledgments
Suddenly Single
Unanswered Prayers
Fire
Interstate Lust
Venus in Virgo
Freedom of Expression
Control
BWOTM
Rebounding
New Territory
Drunk
To Heaven and Back
Still Waves in
Friendship
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About the author (2006)

Terry McMillan is the critically acclaimed, award-winning author of five previous novels and recipient of the Essence Award for Excellence in Literature.

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