Hollywood Wives Author:Jackie Collins They lunch at Ma Maison and the Bistro on salads and hot gossip. They cruise Rodeo Drive in their Mercedes and Rolls, turning shopping at Giorgio and Gucci into an art form. They pursue the body beautiful at the Workout and Body Asylum. — Dressed by St. Laurent and Galanos, they dine at the latest restaurants on the rise and fall of one another's... more » fortunes. They are the Hollywood Wives - a priviledged breed of women whose ticket to ride is a famous husband.
Hollywood. At its most flamboyant. Alont the way you will meet:
Elaine Conti, wife of over-the-hill movie star Roos COnti, he of the blazing blue eyes and legendary sexual prowess. While Ross boosts his ego by bedding every woman in sight, Elaine fights to put his faltering career back on the track and regain her position as queen of the pack;
Buddy Hudson, an ambitious reformed stud, whose marriages to Angel, a breathtakingly beautiful innocent, leads him in an unexpected direction;
Montana Gray, renegade wife of famed English director Neil Gray. Montana drives a beat-up Volkswagen and shuns the "in" restaurants and parties. She uses her formidable talent and drive to invade the male-dominated "Big Boys' Territory," and realize her dream of writing and directing a major movie;
Sandie La Salle, the most powerful woman in town, who can make or break a career with one phone call;
Deke Andrews, a strange and dangerous loner, who touches all of their lives in a bizarre and frigthening way.
Often funny, sometimes shocking, sometimes curiously sad, "Hollywood Wives" is a novel that moves right into the heart of the glittering microcosm that is Beverly Hills - a dying culture in a corrupt society, where rampant sexuality vies with a lust for power and money. "Hollywood Wives" takes the reader on a trip filled with unforgettable characters, and gathers speed as it races toward a compelling and completely unexpected climax.« less