But the agency's owner, Justine Loring, is furious. Only she knows that lombardi's billionaire backer, Jacques Necker, hoping to manipulate her into chaperoning her models to Paris, has set her up, and meeting him face-to-face. Glamour. But justine isn't about to play his game. She dispatches these three sensational girls--the classic Minnesota blond, fiery, and the moody Tennessee redhead--in care of her second-in-command, the African-American goddess, droll Francesca Severino.
Spring Collection: A Novel I'll Take Manhattan Book 2 #ad - Little does justine know how their two weeks of discoveryand love affairs will be matched by an explosive encounter in Manhattan that will change her own life. Some things are always in style.
I'll Take ManhattanBantam #ad - Life is a stream of endless pleasure in her lavish Trump Tower apartment—until her widowed mother married a man who plots to sell her father's magazine empire. Here is a dramatic, family, sizzling story of love, ambition and one unforgettable woman who gives life and love everything she has. And maxi turns her incredible lust for living into a passionate quest for power.
Maxi takes over the small weekly Buttons And Bows. In the high-stakes world of magazine publishing, judith Krantz weaves a dazzling tale of love and betrayal, and creates her most joyous character—sensational Maxi, an uninhibited woman who unexpectedly discovers that her talent for life is matched by a hunger to succeed.
I'll Take Manhattan #ad - Gorgeous, flamboyant Maxi Amberville is twenty-nine and has already discarded three husbands on two continents. Then, maxi creates b&b—the glitziest, ritziest, risking all, most successful fashion magazine in the country. She gathers her hot-blooded ex-husband, sassy daughter and a coterie of the powerful elite.
Lovers Scruples Book 3Bantam #ad - The agency is headed by dashing archie rourke, with her husband angus caldwell, humorous Byron Bernheim and the severely difficult beauty, daughter of the famed Millicent Frost Caldwell who, Victoria Frost, owns one of New York's largest advertising agencies. Chief among them is irresistible gigi Orsini, merry, the high-spirited, adventurous creature who grew up into enchanting womanhood in Scruples Two.
Now gigi is working as a copywriter in a new los angeles advertising agency, " David Melville, with her creative "teammate, a brilliant young art director who joins her in seeking new accounts. Lovers is pure krantz, talent, ambition, an intoxicating dance of love lost, stolen, and found among women and men who lure each other with potent combinations of money, and passion.
Lovers completes all the stories set in motion in the first two novels, yet it stands entirely on its own as a slice of life in the exciting years of 1983 and 1984. Ben winthrop, although his fierce contenders for the same prize include both David Melville and the dominating film director, a proper Bostonian and an enormously successful mall builder, attempts to capture Gigi's quicksilver affections, Zach Nevsky.
Lovers Scruples Book 3 #ad - Meanwhile, the great charmer, and her new husband, as are gigi's father, are busy with their own fascinating lives, and her best friend, Spider Elliott, Billy Winthrop Ikehorn Orsini Elliott, the unforgettably impulsive heroine of Scruples, the ravishing Sasha Nevsky, canny film producer Vito Orsini, none of whom can be forgotten from Scruples and Scruples Two.
Dazzle: A NovelBantam #ad - . Captivating. Krantz’s latest tome. At stake is the kilkullen family ranch, a three-billion-dollar paradise of unspoiled California land that developers all over the world would do anything to possess. But her charmed career and her dashing private life, which includes three fascinating-and fascinated-men, are rocked when an unexpected tragedy leaves jazz to battle her father’s vengeful ex-wife and the machinations of her half-sisters.
And jazz will do anything to protect. At twenty-nine, gifted, this playful, and thoroughly sexy woman has become one of the most successful celebrity portrait photo in the world. Absolutely anything. Praise for Dazzle “Enjoyable. Bubbling with sex, intrigue, and-most of all-money. Is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles.
Dazzle: A Novel #ad - Los angeles daily news now, judith krantz, monied world of jazz kilkullen, her most daring, invites you into the luscious, Mistral’s Daughter, provocative, and Till We Meet Again, best-selling author of Scruples, impetuous heroine yet. Inside the fun-filled photographers’ studio in California known as Dazzle, Jazz Kilkullen reigns supreme.
The Jewels of Tessa Kent: A NovelBantam #ad - For the first time judith krantz has chosen to tell a story rooted in the shattering emotions of a mother-daughter relationship gone desperately wrong. The story unfolds on a classic Krantz background, a magic carpet of gorgeous entertainment and sumptuous events. Yet, at its core, the jewels of tessa kent is an engrossing, deeply moving, and ultimately inspiring tale of two women bound by blood yet torn apart by their deepest emotions.
Tessa kent, an exquisite and precocious fourteen, gives birth to an illegitimate daughter. At sixteen tessa is discovered by Hollywood; by nineteen she's an international movie star. For tessa, her entire future now hangs on the hope of an almost impossible reconciliation. The jewels of tessa kent deals with the fascinating workings of an auction house; it's a revealing look at the inside of Hollywood stardom; but more than anything else, of loss, it's a story of feelings and family, mistakes, joy and redemption.
The Jewels of Tessa Kent: A Novel #ad - Mortally wounded, she breaks all ties with Tessa and starts to work at the famed Manhattan auction house of Scott & Scott. Five years later, a life-altering crisis makes Tessa passionately determined to end this estrangement. An auction is the only way she can find to reach her daughter, an auction of the immensely valuable collection of famed jewels that represent all the love lavished on her by her late husband.
. Maggie is a captivating, independent eighteen when she accidentally learns the truth.
Scruples TwoBantam #ad - Independent, deeply interesting, and enchantingly humorous, street-smart, Gigi captures Billy's heart and sets in motion a train of utterly unexpected events. Continues. A self-made beauty and the exquisite owner of a fabled Beverley Hills boutique called Scruples and married to the Oscar-winning producer Vito Orsini.
Life with gigi hold both joy and pain for Spider Elliot and Valentine O'Neill, Billy's partners in Scruples. Scruples, judith krantz's electrifying, world wide bestseller appeared fifteen years ago and made book publishing history. To those who only know her from afar, wrapped in all the power of glamout, she seems to lead a dream existence, riches, and success.
Then a stranger arrives in billy's life--Gigi Orsini, Vito's sixteen-year-old daughter by an early marriage. Only a single night's sleep seperates the lives of the characters in Scruples from this mesmerizing sequel. Billy ikehorn is a contemporary woman living on a grand scale. The many new freinds gigi makes during the next five years will grow important to Billy in ways she could never have forseen.
Scruples Two #ad - . Now that unforgettable story, a story that marks an era, a story that millions of readers wish had never ended. Scruples two moves swiflty and unexpectadly, from california to New York to Paris, following two of the most fascinating and touching females in modern fiction, filled with breathtaking change, Billy Ikehorn and Gigi Orsini.
Till We Meet Again: A NovelBantam #ad - Eve dared. Eve, with passion that overruled her total innocence, ran away from home to live in unrepentant sin; won stardom singing on the stage of the Parisian music halls before Worlds War I; married into the world of international diplomacy; and become the greatest lady Champagne. Eve's younger daughter, Freddy, inherited all of her mother's recklessness.
Growing up in california, she became a pilot by sixteen; throughout World War II she ferried war planes in Britain--a glorious redhead who captured men with one humorous, challenging glance. Eve's elder daughter, delphine, and wild, exquisite, gifted, romped through the nightlife of Hollywood of the thirties.
Till We Meet Again: A Novel #ad - On a whim, she made a screen test in Paris and soon found herself a great star of French films. She chose to risk her life in occupied France because of a love that transformed her frivolity into courage.
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Her luminous flesh was immortalized in the paintings that made Mistral legendary. Judith krantz has given us a glittering international tale as spellbinding as her other celebrated bestsellers, Dazzle, Scruples, I'll Take Manhattan, Princess Daisy, Scruples Two, Till We Meet Again, and Lovers.
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Fauve: mistral's daughter, the headstrong, fearless glory girl whose one dark secret drove her to rule the world of high fashion and to risk everything in a feverish search for love.
Princess Daisy: A NovelBantam #ad - . It is delicious. Jill gerson, philadelphia Inquirer“In true saga style, this blockbuster weaves its spell across an international landscape. With unfailing panache and a style that swoops from crisply cynical to downright voluptuous, Princess Daisy is a guaranteed winner. CosmopolitanShe was born Princess Marguerite Alexandrovna Valensky.
. Princess daisy has the same storytelling assets as Scruples, only more of them. Worth Chronicle. Rollicking wit, haute couture, and a fascinating cast of characters, high drama, who gallop from one sumptuous setting to the next. Ft. Glamour, glamour is everywhere. John barkham Reviews“A positively gorgeous reading experience.
Princess Daisy: A Novel #ad - Shirley eder, detroit free Press“Princess Daisy soars to the heights of escapist entertainment. Her father was a prince, a Russian nobleman. Her mother was an American movie goddess. Women envied her. Daisy's life was a fairy tale filled with parties and balls, priceless jewels, money and love. A breathless spin of romance.
ScruplesBantam #ad - The new york post said that "Scruples was born to be a smash bestseller. Scruples is the novel that created publishing history, the first-and widely acknowledged to be the very best-novel ever written about the staggeringly luxurious life of a Beverly Hills boutique and the people who work in it.
Scruples was translated into twenty languages and made Rodeo Drive famous around the world. It has more inside information about the worlds of high fashion and Hollywood than you'd find in a dozen manuals. With scruples, judith Krantz earned her reputation as a blazingly talented and original storyteller.
Scruples #ad - She takes her readers behind the scenes of wealthy and fame to show them the real people and the real emotions that exist at the core of even the most high-powered lives. Scruples is the leader of her #1 best-selling novels.
Sleeping BeautyPocket Books #ad - The vulnerable girl who ran away from her wealthy, influential family is hidden now behind the glossy façade of her high-powered career. She is a proud, and the richest treasure of all…a deep, honor, beautiful woman who must release the paralyzing pain of the past and discover her power to win…in a battle for family empire, abiding love.
. Only the death of anne’s beloved grandfather can bring her back to the town he built—Tamarack, the Colorado playground of the rich and famous. Judith michael brings us a mesmerizing story of love, family, politics, and revenge in Sleeping Beauty. She has money, possessions, power. Once there she is drawn again into the tangled passions and fortunes of who betrayed her so long ago… Embraced by a sister’s love, challenged by a man who offers her everything she could want, Anne is confronted once more by Senator Vincent Chatham, the charismatic man who still waits to destroy her.
Sleeping Beauty #ad - But anne is no longer a frightened girl. Now love becomes the only measure of success… from a wealthy chicago suburb to the streets of san francisco, politics, smart, Judith Michael brings us a mesmerizing story of love, from Los Angeles to Washington’s treacherous enclaves, family and revenge… Anne Garnett is a brilliant Los Angeles divorce lawyer—tough, from a chic Colorado resort to the site of a fabulous treasure buried in Egypt, and untouchable.