Killing Monica

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Little, Brown Book Group Limited, 2015 - Humorous stories - 320 pages

In Killing Monica Bushnell spoofs and skewers her way through pop culture, celebrity worship, fame and even the meaning of life itself, when a famous writer must resort to faking her own death in order to get her life back from her most infamous creation - Monica. With her trademark humour and style, Killing Monica is Bushnell's sharpest, funniest book to date.

This is Bushnell at her best - full of mordant wit, casual sex and highly conspicuous consumption.

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User Review  - curious_squid - LibraryThing

Perhaps it was because I read this book in sections right before bed, (but after taking NyQuil), that this book felt like a sequel to a book I never read. The characters never felt explained, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - stephanie_M - LibraryThing

I have to say, I have always been a huge fan of Candace Bushnell's writing, ever since I picked up her first novel. But I've never once read any of her Sex in the City stuff, nor have I been a fan of ... Read full review

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About the author (2015)

Compared by the Observer to Nancy Mitford and by the Sunday Telegraph to 'Jane Austen with a Martini', Candace Bushnell is the critically acclaimed, international best-selling novelist whose first book, Sex and the City, published in 1996, was the basis for the HBO hit series. Bushnell captured the country's attention with Sex and the City by breaking down the bedroom doors of New York City's rich and beautiful to expose true contemporary stories of sex, love and relationships.

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