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Goldsmith, Olivia

Overview
Works: 89 works in 819 publications in 23 languages and 24,750 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Humorous fiction  Romance fiction  Drama  Black humor  Satire  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3557.O3857, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Olivia Goldsmith
The First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

123 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 20 languages and held by 2,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three first wives band together to take their due from the men who used them, abused them, and then dumped them
Young wives : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

88 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three thirty-something women, all betrayed by their husbands, bind together for friendship and revenge
Marrying Mom : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

66 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her husband dies, Phyllis Geronomous, 69, leaves Florida for New York to be close to her children. The children reply with a campaign to find mother a new husband so as to get her back to Florida.--
Switcheroo : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

61 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which a wife and a mistress switch places, one to experience passion anew, the other to experience security. Since they resemble each other, the husband does not notice, until the time comes to cook Thanksgiving dinner
Pen pals by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When "Wall Street showboater" Jennifer Spencer agreed to "take the heat" for her boss's insider trading, she thought at worst she'd be sent to some country club prison for white collar ladies. At the very least, Tom Branson, "the sharpest (and most handsome) young counsel on the Street" (as well as her "beloved fiance") would arrange for special treatment and an expedited appeal that would have her back in her posh office within days. But once the gate is locked at Jennings Correctional Facility, Jennifer realizes that her boss, and somehow even Tom, have abandoned her to serve the full three to five years in a "battleship pink" hellhole
Bad boy : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

67 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonny, who keeps falling in love with women who have no romantic interest in him, persuades his best friend Tracy to teach him how to be like the men she goes for - bad boys in leather jackets - but his new look complicates both their love lives
Dumping Billy by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When multiple women are dumped by Brooklyn bad boy Billy Nolan--and then meet Mr. Right directly after--Kate Jameson hopes to heal her best friend's broken heart by setting her up with Billy
The bestseller by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

40 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on the publishing industry whose protagonists are a high-powered New York publisher and five novelists whose books he is publishing. The latter range from a fading romance writer, to a girl who hung herself because no one would accept her manuscript
Fashionably late : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the fashion industry through the eyes of Karen Kahn, a prominent designer. The novel describes the frenetic rhythm, the huge sums involved and the cutthroat competition. By the author of The First Wives Club
Flavor of the month by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

36 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rejected by Hollywood as too fat, actress Mary Jane Moran endures a series of operations to reemerge as thin, gorgeous Jahne Moore, and embarks on her new career in Tinseltown
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Manhatttan first wives band together to take their due from the husbands who dumped them for a younger model
Young wives by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young wives seem to have it all, but when they discover lies embedded in their marriages, their lives fall apart. Sharing their misery and their dreams, they begin to plan a way to get back at their duplicitous men and thus transform themselves from victims to victors
Switcheroo by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sylvie Schiffer discovers that her husband is having an affair with a woman who--except for ten years and fifteen pounds--could be her twin, she decides on a plan that goes beyond revenge
Wish upon a star by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire takes the ferry into Manhattan every day, dreamily wishing that life could be as magical as it is in the novels she reads, and hoping she'll catch a glimpse of sexy lawyer Michael at work. Until one day, out of the blue, Michael offers her a trip to London, all expenses paid, and Claire's fortunes take an extraordinary about-turn. Crossing the Atlantic, a whole new world opens up for Claire. Finally, she can go to the ball - or, rather, revel in all the delights London has to offer a girl with a fresh spring in her step. The streets may not be paved with gold, but they are rich with opportunity. But happy-ever-after isn't easy, even in fairytales...and Claire must reckon without the obstructive efforts of a very strait-laced Englishman if she is going to have the happy ending she's after
First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsie, Brenda and Annie were all first wives inhabiting the heady sphere of New York society. Then in their forties they were abandoned for "trophy wives"--Younger, blonder and more decorative models. They form the First Wives Club and discover the sweetness of revenge and also reclaim their own identities, ambitions and the ability to love again
Bad boy by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Tracie and Jonny meet for coffee each Sunday night to discuss their forlorn love lives. Tracie loves boys with an affinity for leather jackets and poetry, classic bad boys who seem too good to be true (and usually are); Jonny falls for girls who never like him in that way ... until Jonny convinces Tracie to teach him some tricks of the trade
Uptown girl by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's something magical about Brooklyn boy Billy Nolan. It's not just that he's wickedly attractive, it's that any woman he dates and dumps (and he dates and dumps them all) immediately goes on to marry someone else
Insiders by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer has broken through the glass ceiling to become a major player in Wall Street. When her boss is caught playing fast and loose with SEC rules, Jennifer agrees to take the rap, believing her fiance will get her off. Instead, she ends up in Jennings Correctional Facility for Women
Dumping Billy by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's something magical about Billy Nolan. It's not just that the Brooklyn bar owner is wickedly handsome; it is also that any woman he dates and dumps - and he dumps them all - immediately goes on to marry the next man she meets. But Kate Jameson is immune to his charms. She left Brooklyn for upward-mobility in Manhattan at the first chance she got, and she's not about to fall for some cad from the old neighborhood. But when her best friend Bina's engagement is broken off, Kate hatches a plan: all she has to do is get Billy to date and dump Bina
Pen pals by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jennifer agrees to take the rap for her boss, a Wall Street player who has broken SEC rules, she expects her lawyer fiancé to get her off easily. Instead she finds herself behind bars at the Jennings Correctional Facility for Women and dealing with her unusual fellow inmates
 
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The First Wives Club
Alternative Names
Goldfield, Randy

Goldfield, Randy 1949-2004

Goldfield, Randy, pseud

Goldsmit, Olivia 1949-2004

Goldsmit, Olivii︠a︡

Goldsmita, Olīvija, 1949-

Olivia Goldsmith Amerikaans schrijfster (1949-2004)

Olivia Goldsmith écrivaine américaine

Olivia Goldsmith escriptora estatunidenca

Olivia Goldsmith escritora estadounidense

Olivia Goldsmith US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Rendal, Justine

Rendel, Justina 1949-2004

Rendel, Justine

Rendel, Justine 1949-2004

Джъснин Рендал

Оливия Голдсмит

גולדסמית, אוליביה

גולדסמית, אוליביה. לוינסון, נורית

גולדסמית, אוליביה סופרת אמריקאית

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Young wives : a novelMarrying Mom : a novelSwitcheroo : a novelPen palsBad boy : a novelDumping BillyThe bestsellerFashionably late : a novel