Lies in White Dresses

Lies in White Dresses


  • Author: Sofia Grant
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 1545088 Bytes


Award winning author Sofia Grant weaves an entrancing tale of female friendship and new beginnings inspired by the true stories of those who “took the Reno cure”. In the 1940s and 50s, women who needed a fast divorce went to Nevada to live on a ranch with other women in the same boat. “Sofia Grant entices us into following three women seeking the Reno Cure, as they overcome their disillusionment over the lives they expected to have and summon the bravery to embrace new and unexpected paths.” --Marie Benedict, New York Times bestselling author of The Only Woman in the RoomFrancie Meeker and Vi Carothers were sold a bill of goods: find a man, marry him in a white wedding gown, and live happily ever after. These best friends never expected ...

Sorority

Sorority


  • Author: Genevieve Sly Crane
  • Release Date : 2018-05-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 5199232 Bytes


Sisterhood is forever…whether you like it or not.Prep meets Girls in White Dresses in Genevieve Sly Crane’s deliciously addictive, voyeuristic exploration of female friendship and coming of age that will appeal to anyone who has ever been curious about what happens in a sorority house.Twinsets and pearls, secrets and kinship, rituals that hold sisters together in a sacred bond of everlasting trust. Certain chaste images spring to mind when one thinks of sororities. But make no mistake: these women are not braiding each other’s hair and having pillow fights—not by a long shot.What Genevieve Sly Crane has conjured in these pages is a blunt, in-your-face look behind the closed doors of a house full of contemporary women—and there are no holds ...

Lies in White Dresses
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Lies in White Dresses


  • Author : Sofia Grant
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062861870


Lies in White Dresses Book Description :

Award winning author Sofia Grant weaves an entrancing tale of female friendship and new beginnings inspired by the true stories of those who “took the Reno cure”. In the 1940s and 50s, women who needed a fast divorce went to Nevada to live on a ranch with other women in the same boat. “Sofia Grant entices us into following three women seeking the Reno Cure, as they overcome their disillusionment over the lives they expected to have and summon the bravery to embrace new and unexpected paths.” --Marie Benedict, New York Times bestselling author of The Only Woman in the Room Francie Meeker and Vi Carothers were sold a bill of goods: find a man, marry him in a white wedding gown, and live happily ever after. These best friends never expected to b...

Little Black Dresses  Little White Lies
Score: 4
From 53 Ratings

Little Black Dresses Little White Lies


  • Author : Laura Stampler
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-07-19
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781481459914


Little Black Dresses Little White Lies Book Description :

The Devil Wears Prada meets Sex and the City in a wickedly funny debut novel about a girl who lands a dream internship at a magazine in New York City. If only she hadn’t lied about being a dating expert on her resume… Harper Anderson has always thought she should have been born somewhere more glamorous than her sleepy Northern California suburb. Already resigned to working at a Skinny B’s Juice Press for the summer, Harper is shocked when the ultra-prestigious teen magazine, Shift, calls to say they want her to be their teen dating blogger for the summer. All she needs to do is get her butt to New York in two days. There’s just one teeny, tiny problem: Apart from some dance floor make-outs, Harper doesn’t have a whole lot of dating experien...

Lies  Knives  and Girls in Red Dresses

Lies Knives and Girls in Red Dresses


  • Author : Ronald Koertge
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0763644064


Lies Knives and Girls in Red Dresses Book Description :

Free-verse reveals true stories behind well-known fairy tales, some reset in modern times, as a strung-out match girl sells CDs to drug users, Little Red Riding Hood admits that she wanted to know what it is like to be swallowed whole, and Cinderella's stepsisters are duped....

Little White Lies  Debutantes  Book One
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Little White Lies Debutantes Book One


  • Author : Jennifer Lynn Barnes
  • Publisher : Freeform
  • Release Date : 2019-10-01
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1368023754


Little White Lies Debutantes Book One Book Description :

"I'm not saying this is Sawyer's fault," the prim and proper one said delicately. "But." Eighteen-year-old auto mechanic Sawyer Taft did not expect her estranged grandmother to show up at her apartment door and offer her a six-figure contract to participate in debutante season. And she definitely never imagined she would accept. But when she realizes that immersing herself in her grandmother's "society" might mean discovering the answer to the biggest mystery of her life-her father's identity-she signs on the dotted line and braces herself for a year of makeovers, big dresses, bigger egos, and a whole lot of bless your heart. The one thing she doesn't expect to find is friendship, but as she's drawn into a group of debutantes with scandalous, dangero...

Little White Lies

Little White Lies


  • Author : Bernadette Strachan
  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
  • Release Date : 2008-02-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444717006


Little White Lies Book Description :

Jilted bride Billie Baskerville is summoned by her Aunt Barbara to remotest Sussex Aunt Babs is going to Australia on a OAP-GAP year, and needs Billie to take over running her shop... her wedding dress shop. Putting a cynical, groom-hating, wedding-loathing, bride-detesting girl in charge of a bridal boutique might seem a little rash, but before long Billie cant help but get swept away by the romance of the whole thing, and by village life. She gives the shop a much-needed makeover, reunites lovers - not to mention longlost relatives - and starts rebuilding her own life. Its all starting to look up, even if her family are crazy, her gay best friend is the talk of the village, and Billie is still emailing her ex. Enter, stage left, a very handsome fir...

The Last Time I Lied
Score: 4
From 30 Ratings

The Last Time I Lied


  • Author : Riley Sager
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524743086


The Last Time I Lied Book Description :

In this New York Times bestselling thriller from the author of Lock Every Door and Final Girls, a young woman returns to her childhood summer camp to uncover the truth about a tragedy that happened there fifteen years ago. Two Truths and a Lie. The girls played it all the time in their cabin at Camp Nightingale. Vivian, Natalie, Allison, and first-time camper Emma Davis, the youngest of the group. But the games ended the night Emma sleepily watched the others sneak out of the cabin into the darkness. The last she--or anyone--saw of them was Vivian closing the cabin door behind her, hushing Emma with a finger pressed to her lips. Now a rising star in the New York art scene, Emma turns her past into paintings--massive canvases filled with dark leaves a...

Prayers and Lies
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Prayers and Lies


  • Author : Sherri Wood Emmons
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2011-02-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780758267948


Prayers and Lies Book Description :

When seven-year-old Bethany meets her six-year-old cousin Reana Mae, it's the beginning of a kinship of misfits that saves both from a bone-deep loneliness. Every summer, Bethany and her family leave Indianapolis for West Virginia's Coal River Valley. For Bethany's mother, the trips are a reminder of the coalmines and grinding poverty of her childhood, of a place she'd hoped to escape. But her loving relatives, and Bethany's friendship with Reana Mae, keep them coming back. But as Bethany grows older, she realizes that life in this small, close-knit community is not as simple as she once thought. . .that the riverside cabins that hold so much of her family's history also teem with scandalous whispers. . .and that those closest to her harbor unimagina...

The Luxe
Score: 3.5
From 133 Ratings

The Luxe


  • Author : Anna Godbersen
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0061756849


The Luxe Book Description :

The Luxe is the first book in the New York Times bestselling Luxe series by Anna Godbersen. In a world of luxury and deception, where appearance matters above everything and breaking the social code means running the risk of being ostracized forever, five teenagers lead dangerously scandalous lives. This thrilling trip to the age of innocence is anything but innocent. Pretty girls in pretty dresses, partying until dawn. Irresistible boys with mischievous smiles and dangerous intentions. White lies, dark secrets, and scandalous hook-ups. This is Manhattan, 1899. Beautiful sisters Elizabeth and Diana Holland rule Manhattan's social scene. Or so it appears. When the girls discover their status among New York City's elite is far from secure, suddenly eve...

Lies We Tell Ourselves
Score: 4
From 15 Ratings

Lies We Tell Ourselves


  • Author : Robin Talley
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2016-01-26
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780373212040


Lies We Tell Ourselves Book Description :

In 1959 Virginia, Sarah, a black student who is one of the first to attend a newly integrated school, forces Linda, a white integration opponent's daughter, to confront harsh truths when they work together on a school project....

Marriage of a Thousand Lies
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Marriage of a Thousand Lies


  • Author : SJ Sindu
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616957919


Marriage of a Thousand Lies Book Description :

“What a gorgeous, heartbreaking novel.”—Roxane Gay ​​ A necessary and exciting addition to both the Sri Lankan-American and LGBTQ canons, SJ Sindu's debut novel offers a moving and sharply rendered​ exploration of friendship, family, love, and loss. Lucky and her husband, Krishna, are gay. They present an illusion of marital bliss to their conservative Sri Lankan–American families, while each dates on the side. It’s not ideal, but for Lucky, it seems to be working. She goes out dancing, she drinks a bit, she makes ends meet by doing digital art on commission. But when Lucky’s grandmother has a nasty fall, Lucky returns to her childhood home and unexpectedly reconnects with her former best friend and first lover, Nisha, who is prepar...