Star Money Author:Kathleen Winsor For all her great success and beauty, Shireen Delaney was a typical woman of our age-the confusing yet miraculous America of the 1940's. While still in her twenties she could survey accomplishments almost without parallel: A novel that had sold a million copies, a life filled with excitement, a luxurious apartment in New York, and the adoration... more » of men. She had everything, in fact, except the one thing all the others were supposed to provide.
Seldom has the nature of modern woman-lovely, ruthless, and misled-been analyzed with more brilliant perception and complete truth. Kathleen Winsor presents a merciless picture of Shireen Delaney-what she wanted, how she got it, and what it did to her. Here is a novel memorable for it's emotional intensity, it's outspoken honesty, its incisive characterizations, and above all its magic story-telling skill.« less