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The overnight socialite

Author: Bridie Clark
Publisher: New York : Weinstein Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this retelling of the classic Pygmalion, Lucy Ellis dreams of making it as a fashion designer but toils away on a Garment District assembly line. Man-about-town and bored anthropologist Wyatt Hayes IV has a score to settle with Cornelia Rockman, New York's reigning socialite. Can Wyatt fool Cornelia and her East Coast aristocracy into thinking a trailer-born nobody like Lucy is this year's "It" girl?
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bridie Clark
ISBN: 9781602860827 1602860823 9781602861282 1602861285
OCLC Number: 290478991
Description: 292 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Bridie Clark.
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A destined perennial in paperback, here is the media's favorite modern retelling of the beloved classic My Fair Lady, hailed by Vogue as "a distinguished froth of rich social satire and romance."  Read more...

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Graydon Carter "Quite enchanting...It's Pygmalion in Lilly Pulitzer." William Norwich, "Vogue" "If Edith Wharton reincarnated in a Marc Jacobs dress with the humor of a Park Avenue Nancy Mitford, Read more...

 
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