The Two Mrs. Grenvilles

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Random House Publishing Group, Feb 22, 2012 - Fiction - 384 pages
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When Navy ensign Billy Grenville, heir to a vast New York fortune, sees showgirl Ann Arden on the dance floor, it is love at first sight. And much to the horror of Alice Grenville--the indomitable family matriarch--he marries her. Ann wants desperately to be accepted by high society and become the well-bred woman of her fantasies. But a gunshot one rainy night propels Ann into a notorious spotlight--as the two Mrs. Grenvilles enter into a conspiracy of silence that will bind them together for as long as they live. . . .

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The Two Mrs. Grenvilles by Dominick Dunne A trashy roman è clef is what this is. Here's the story. William Grenville Jr. is the most eligible young bachelor in New York's high society. Fabulously ... Read full review

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Needed some cutting down of the boring stuff. Otherwise pretty good. Was this based on a true story? Read full review

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Dominick Dunne is an internationally acclaimed journalist and the bestselling author of both fiction and nonfiction, including Another City, Not My Own; A Season in Purgatory; An Inconvenient Woman; People Like Us; and The Mansions of Limbo.

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