Outtakes from a Marriage: A Novel ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ann Leary

Outtakes from a Marriage: A Novel

eBookMall Preferred Publisher
Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: June 2008
ISBN: 9780307449542
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$13.99
Julia and Joe Ferraro are living the good life in Manhattan now that Joe's finally made it; he’s the star of a hit TV show and has just been nominated for a Golden Globe award. After many lean years, they've got a grand Upper West Side apartment and an Amagansett beach house, and their two kids go to elite private schools. Even better, Julia and Joe are still madly in love.

Or so Julia thinks until the fateful evening when she accidentally hears a voice mail on Joe's phone- a message left by a sultry-sounding woman who clearly isn’t just a friend. Suddenly Julia is in a tailspin, compulsively checking Joe's messages, stalking him in cyberspace, and showing up unannounced on his sets, wondering all along if she should confront him. Julia’s search forces her to consider the possibility that in the long process of helping Joe become something, she has become a bit of a "nothing," as her daughter once described her to her class on career day. A big husband-stalking nothing.

When Julia and Joe first met, she was an edgy East Village girl who wrote music reviews for the Village Voice and threw famed parties in a gritty downtown loft with her friends. Joe was a shy, awkward drama student who followed her around like a lovesick spaniel. After he won her heart, Julia helped Joe evolve into a roguishly handsome charmer who became increasingly obsessed with his looks and his career. Julia, meanwhile, settled into doting motherhood and a new life of comfy clothes and parenting associations.

Now, faced with the looming awards show and the possibility of a destroyed marriage, Julia embarks on an accelerated self-improvement routine of Botox, hair extensions, and erotically charged shrink sessions while dodging the sancti-mommies who lie in wait for her at her son's preschool each day.

A unique take on the perennially popular issue of women trying not to lose themselves in matrimony and motherhood, Outtakes from a Marriage is expertly and humorously set against the Manhattan preschool mafia, the Hollywood machine, and the ticking clock of a waiting red carpet.


From the Hardcover edition.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
Outtakes from a Marriage ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
457 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Ann Leary
The Children: A Novel ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ann Leary
The Children: A Novel
Ann Leary
St. Martin's Press, May 2016
ISBN: 9781250045379
Format: ePub
List Price: $12.99 Our price: $9.99
The Good House: A Novel ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ann Leary
The Good House: A Novel
Ann Leary
St. Martin's Press, January 2013
ISBN: 9781250015549
Format: ePub
Our price: $9.99
An Innocent, a Broad ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ann Leary
An Innocent, a Broad
Ann Leary
HarperCollins e-books, October 2010
ISBN: 9780060527242
Format: ePub
Our price: $14.99
Recently Viewed Products