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Harpercollins, Jul 1, 1986 - Fiction - 336 pages
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Delineates the lives of three women in search of security and independence--agonizing Clarissa, bored Ilonda, and spokeswoman Nell, who is determined to define her own life

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User Review  - Holly Ollivander - Goodreads

I was living in North London, down to my last shilling and a week to go before my visa ran out when I discovered this book. Not my usual style, I was still immediately captivated — Nancy Thayer is ... Read full review

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Tedious read, missing her usual humour. Read full review


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Author Nancy Thayer was born in Emporia, Kansas on December 14, 1943. She attended the University of Wichita and received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in English literature. She taught freshmen English at various colleges and wrote fiction during her free time. Some of her short stories were accepted by various college literary reviews. Her first novel Stepping was published in 1980 and was adapted into a BBC radio series. Since then, she has written numerous books including Moon Shell Beach, The Hot Flash Club, The Hot Flash Club Strikes Again, Hot Flash Holidays, The Hot Flash Club Chills Out, and Between Husbands and Friends.

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