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Then there’s Sammy, the cook-bouncer-aspiring restaurateur.
Well, this book is on the edge of not having been reviewed at all. At Parkland High School, Lauren participated in all sorts of projects, activities, and organizations for the sole purpose of padding h Lauren Weisberger was born March 28,in Scranton, Pennsylvania, a locale recently made even more chic, if possible, by The Office.
Mar 18, Elsa rated it did not like it Shelves: The plots of these two books are so similar. Jun 12, Arielle rated it it was ok. To ask other readers questions about Everyone Worth Knowingplease sign up. Paperbackpages. But it seems like this author just can’t get away from scattering a bunch of pretty girls with labels across knkwing Manhattan landscape.
This has to do with the success of The devil wears Prada. My first attempt from her bookshelf was deplorable, but I liked The Devil Wears Prada film, so I decided to give the genre a second try.
Everyone Worth Knowing
All in all, it was anticlimactic and swathed in sentimentality. I was so disappointed. But overall, the story left me feeling kinda yucky. Finally, weisbergef the Playboy party, she seems to figure everything out, and still cowers away from any controversy. Though Lauren broke her spine over convincing us how Bette adjusted to the world of PR, to me, she looked as if she had no idea what the hell she was doing there.
You know what’s going to happen, you are very meh about it but you want to see them make it to the end. Eevryone finally realizes job isn’t worth it.
Everyone Worth Knowing by Lauren Weisberger
I even found myself lamenting not being able to hurry up and finish last night when I was on the second to last disc on the way home and the everyonf was hitting it’s pinnacle. Bette, meanwhile, finds herself growing distant from Penelope and her other friends, and must choose between the person she once was and the one she is becoming.
Lauren Weisberger was born March 28,in Scranton, Pennsylvania, a locale recently made even more chic, if possible, by The Office. Would I recommend it? Sep 01, Becca rated it did not like it Recommended to Becca by: I have an office full of people whose job it is to know everyone worth knowing. It’s probably frustratingly weisbergr to some readers now, but I think in another ten years it will come across as rather cute and retro, and the accoutrements of this peculiar time, when it was OK to be rich and bitchy AND not eeryone in SoulCycle will only stand out more.
Bette Robinson quits her boring, thankless banker job, knowng starts working at Manhattan’s hottest PR firm where she is expected to party and be seen at the trendiest clubs and restaurants in NYC.
Jan 26, Kristine rated it did not like it Shelves: Nov 30, Katie Tingle rated it liked it Shelves: Uncle Will is a shameless gay stereotype and basically has no other trait than being gay. Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! He calls and asks her on a date and invites her to his restaurant for a private dinner. Weisberger clearly though she’d found a winning formula. Yes, I’m looking at you Penelope, you were 8 years involved with the guy who’d rather spend every goddamn night of the week drinking with some unimportant acquaintances than with you.
Bette’s personal life gets equally ridiculous treatment, as she enters into a “just for looks” and very public relationship with a British heartthrob who’s really gay, as her friends and family and the guy she really likes look on in horror.
Finding who you are despite the lure of all things cool and beautiful. I tend to enjoy more?
It’s a book that I’ve been wanting to read while on vacation as I figured that it would be a good beach read. View all 11 comments. More By and About This Author. Lauren’s first job after returning to the U.
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He was supposed to be the lone decent guy in Bette’s new life. Or maybe I’m just too old for this ridiculousness anymore. Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! I totally did not like this book ending. The story takes place in the mids, probably in the Iraq War is referred to in passing, and the U.
Overall, not great but not bad. I like the theme of finding who you really are despite the lure of all things beautiful and cool. Girl loses banking job, gets a job at a PR firm, gets into the party life and in the tabloids, kicking and screaming the whole way, gets a crush on a lowly bouncer, kisses bouncer, a Three’s Company misunderstanding happens, then bouncer and innocent girl who realizes she veeryone the knownig PR business, both run off into the sunset together. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to laruen.
Okay, weisberer is what I get for adding this to my “to read list” and then waiting eight years to read it. The story is an easy read which allows for a large circle of The sometimes negative feedback given to “chic lit” novels is understandable at times, yet I feel that Weisberger’s characters in “Everyone Worth Knowing” are written in an ordinary enough way that readers are able to more easily relate to them.
I think this ny would have really annoyed me to read – but for some reason – having it read to me by Eliza Dushku while flying down the freeways to work everyday in my car made the book really enjoyable.
This book was one of them. I can’t believe the author ripped off her own book like that!