Girls in White Dresses
Score: 3.5
From 541 Ratings

Girls in White Dresses


  • Author: Jennifer Close
  • Release Date : 2011-08-09
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 7399937 Bytes


Wickedly hilarious and utterly recognizable, Girls in White Dresses tells the story of three women grappling with heartbreak and career change, family pressure and new love—all while suffering through an endless round of weddings and bridal showers.Isabella, Mary, and Lauren feel like everyone they know is getting married. On Sunday after Sunday, at bridal shower after bridal shower, they coo over toasters, collect ribbons and wrapping paper, eat minuscule sandwiches and doll-sized cakes. They wear pastel dresses and drink champagne by the case, but amid the celebration these women have their own lives to contend with: Isabella is working at a mailing-list company, dizzy with the mixed signals of a boss who claims she’s on a diet but has Isabella...

White Dresses
Score: 4.5
From 104 Ratings

White Dresses


  • Author: Mary Pflum Peterson
  • Release Date : 2015-09-15
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 2272445 Bytes


In this riveting, poignant memoir of  three generations of women and the white dresses that adorned them—television producer Mary Pflum Peterson recounts a journey through loss and redemption, and her battle to rescue her mother, a former nun, from compulsive hoarding.As a successful television journalist at Good Morning America, Mary Pflum is known as a polished and highly organized producer. It’s a persona at odds with her tortured childhood, where she watched her emotionally vulnerable mother fill their house with teetering piles of assorted “treasures.” But one thing has always united mother and daughter—their love of white dresses. From the dress worn by Mary’s mother when she became a nun and married Jesus, to the wedding gown ...

White Dresses
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

White Dresses


  • Author : Mary Pflum Peterson
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2015-09-15
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062386984


White Dresses Book Description :

In this riveting, poignant memoir of three generations of women and the white dresses that adorned them—television producer Mary Pflum Peterson recounts a journey through loss and redemption, and her battle to rescue her mother, a former nun, from compulsive hoarding. As a successful television journalist at Good Morning America, Mary Pflum is known as a polished and highly organized producer. It’s a persona at odds with her tortured childhood, where she watched her emotionally vulnerable mother fill their house with teetering piles of assorted “treasures.” But one thing has always united mother and daughter—their love of white dresses. From the dress worn by Mary’s mother when she became a nun and married Jesus, to the wedding gown she d...

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...

Girls in White Dresses
Score: 3
From 41 Ratings

Girls in White Dresses


  • Author : Jennifer Close
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011-08-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307700414


Girls in White Dresses Book Description :

Wickedly hilarious and utterly recognizable, Girls in White Dresses tells the story of three women grappling with heartbreak and career change, family pressure and new love—all while suffering through an endless round of weddings and bridal showers. Isabella, Mary, and Lauren feel like everyone they know is getting married. On Sunday after Sunday, at bridal shower after bridal shower, they coo over toasters, collect ribbons and wrapping paper, eat minuscule sandwiches and doll-sized cakes. They wear pastel dresses and drink champagne by the case, but amid the celebration these women have their own lives to contend with: Isabella is working at a mailing-list company, dizzy with the mixed signals of a boss who claims she’s on a diet but has Isabell...

White Dresses

White Dresses


  • Author : Ana Coyne
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Women
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822026445379


White Dresses Book Description :

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Wind of the White Dresses
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Wind of the White Dresses


  • Author : Mekeel McBride
  • Publisher : Carnegie-Mellon University Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : IND:30000081175865


Wind of the White Dresses Book Description :

A collection of poetry by Mekeel McBride....

Black Cats and White Wedding Dresses  Folk Customs

Black Cats and White Wedding Dresses Folk Customs


  • Author : Thomas Arkham
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-09-02
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781422292563


Black Cats and White Wedding Dresses Folk Customs Book Description :

Did you know that if you drop a spoon, someone will kiss you soon? Did you ever hear that three spiders crawling on the wall are a sign you will soon hear of a death? Or did you know that if rabbits play in a dusty road, rain is on its way? These beliefs are folk customs found in North America. Discover more, including: • ways to predict the future • weather lore • good luck superstitions. Folklore is shared through customs and traditions. These are patterns that shape our lives. Even in today's world, we still depend on these old ways to make sense out of life....

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...

Girls in White Dresses

Girls in White Dresses


  • Author : Alex Gates
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-04-03
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1520976356


Girls in White Dresses Book Description :

Here come the brides...A romantic evening of wine and roses ends in an apparent murder suicide, but the gruesome slaying wasn't a crime of passion. Missing Persons Detective London McKenna links the killings to a fifteen-year-old kidnapping and uncovers a sinister conspiracy to murder those who would reveal the horrifying truth.Runaway girls are being kidnapped and trafficked as child brides. London races to save the young girls, but her investigation traps her inside a twisted world of perverted religion, bloody revenge, and the nightmares of her own captivity. With time running out and the captors desperate for their next bride, London must risk her own life to save the children and prevent the heinous weddings from becoming a mass funeral......