City of Girls
From the # 1 New York Times i> bestselling author of Eat,
Pray, Love i> and The 'signature of All Things i>, a delicious
novel of glamour, sex, and adventure, about a young woman discovering
that you don't have to be a good girl i> to be a good person.
There Vivian is introduced to an entire cosmos of unconventional
and charismatic characters, from the fun-chasing showgirls to a sexy
male actor, a grand-dame actress, a lady-killer writer, and
no-nonsense stage manager. But when Vivian makes a personal mistake
that results in professional scandal, it turns her new world upside
down in ways that it will take her years to fully understand.
Ultimately, though, it leads her to a new understanding of the kind of
life she craves - and the kind of freedom it takes to pursue it. It
will also lead to the love of her life, a love that stands out from
all the rest.
At some point in a woman's life, she just gets tired of being ashamed all the time, she muses. After that, she is free to become whoever she truly is. Written with a powerful wisdom about human desire and connection, City of Girls i> is a love story like no other.
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