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Goldsmith, Olivia

Overview
Works: 204 works in 735 publications in 7 languages and 29,283 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Humorous stories 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3557.O3857, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Olivia Goldsmith
Publications by Olivia Goldsmith
Publications by Olivia Goldsmith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Olivia Goldsmith
The First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,662 libraries worldwide
Three first wives band together to take their due from the men who used them, abused them, and then dumped them
Marrying Mom : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
23 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,537 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
Young wives : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,513 libraries worldwide
Three thirty-something women, all betrayed by their husbands, bind together for friendship and revenge
Pen pals by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,388 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
Switcheroo : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,264 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
Dumping Billy by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 2,252 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
Bad boy : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2,153 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
The bestseller by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
25 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and German and held by 1,967 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 )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and German and held by 1,916 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 )
15 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,451 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( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Three Manhatttan first wives band together to take their due from the men who used them, abused them, then dumped them for a younger model
Young wives by Olivia Goldsmith( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Three thirty-something women share their misery and dreams while reconstructing their lives after discovering that their husbands have lied and betrayed them
Switcheroo by Olivia Goldsmith( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 432 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 )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Insiders by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Romantic suspense
First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Elise, Brenda and Annie were all first wives inhabiting the headier spheres of New York society. Then in their forties, with their husbands at the pinnacle of success, they were abandoned for "trophy wives"--Younger, blonder and more decorative models. Now, they form "The First Wives Club" with the mission of getting even
Bad boy by Olivia Goldsmith( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 310 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 )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
A sparkling, warm-hearted romantic comedy about making plans for other people - and then getting hopelessly tangled up in them yourself. There's something magical about Brooklyn's Billy Nolan. It's not just that he's wickedly attractive, it's that any woman he dates and ditches immediately goes on to marry someone else. Sassy, uptown New Yorker Kate is immune to Billy's charms, but she thinks the "Billy effect" might work for Bina, who has fallen apart because her almost-fiance, Jack, is going away to "explore his singleness". All Kate has to do is get Billy to date Bina and dump her - then await Jack's return and watch the magic happen. It's a great plan. But Kate hasn't actually considered how Billy feels about it all
Pen pals by Olivia Goldsmith( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Meet Jennifer, a smart, sexy woman who has made good in a man's world. A major player on The Street, Jennifer agrees to take the fall when her boss is caught playing fast and loose with the SEC. After all, her fiance is a lawyer with the connections to get her off. Instead, Jennifer ends up in Jennings Correctional Facility for Women, a world a whole lot tougher than Wall Street. Inside she meets a lively group of smart, tough women: crew leader Movita, crazy Cher, blindly optimistic Theresa, and the adorable Suki. While Jennifer waits in vain for the rescue that her fiance has promised, Movita makes her an offer she can't refuse
Dumping Billy by Olivia Goldsmith( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 269 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
 
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Alternative Names
Goldfield, Randy
Goldfield, Randy, pseud
Goldsmit, Olivia, 1949-2004
Goldsmit, Olivii︠a︡
Goldsmita, Olīvija, 1949-
Rendal, Justine
Rendel, Justina, 1949-2004
Rendel, Justine
גולדסמית, אוליביה
גולדסמית, אוליביה. לוינסון, נורית
Languages
English (293)
German (13)
Chinese (1)
Serbian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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