Slave to Fashion: A Novel, Campbell, Rebecca

Slave to Fashion: A Novel

Authors: Campbell, Rebecca
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC044000, FIC016000, FIC043000
ISBN: 9781588362216, Related ISBNs: 0345478185, 0375760628, 1588362213, 9780345478184, 9780375760624
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 288
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Fashion college has taught Katie Castle everything she ever needed to know: how to smoke cigarettes and drink; how to flirt with gay men and straight women; how to get into clubs without paying. Possessed of a sharp eye and a stiletto tongue, Katie talks her way into the job of her dreams. Working for chic designer Penny Moss, Katie snags not only a town house in London’s Primrose Hill but also a cute fiancé, Ludo, who happens to be Penny’s son. But one act of libidinal folly with the company delivery driver costs Katie everything: job, boyfriend, flat, friends. Will she be forced to move back with her sartorially challenged parents? Or can she maneuver a return to fashion that somehow doesn’t involve (gasp!) retail?

Rebecca Campbell has invented a wisecracking heroine who’ll keep you laughing right up to the last page. Katie’s misfortune will be your delight, as this irrepressible wit carpe diems herself into a set of adventures that once again propels her to the top. Slave to Fashion marks the arrival of an uncommonly smart and very funny new writer.

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