Queen Bee (Paperback)Jane Fallon (author)
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The author of Tell Me a Secret and Faking Friends leads you into the glamorous world of Stella – the Queen Bee of her exclusive neighbourhood – in this hilarious and delightfully witty story about jealousy, secrets and mixed-up love lives. Addictive, sharp and sumptuously entertaining, Queen Bee is Fallon at her unputdownable best.
Welcome to The Close - a beautiful street of mansions, where gorgeous Stella is the indisputable Queen Bee . . .
It is here that Laura, seeking peace and privacy after her marriage falls apart, rents a tiny studio. Unfortunately, her arrival upsets suspicious Stella - who fears Laura has designs on her fiance, Al.
When Laura stumbles on the big secret Al is hiding, suddenly Stella's perfectly controlled world, and Laura's future, are threatened.
Taking a chance on beating Al at his own twisted game, these two former strangers are fast becoming friends.
But has Laura forgotten that revenge always comes with a sting in the tail?
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 280 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm
'It was unputdownable and such a joy to read! Perfectly crafted with razor sharp wit, Queen Bee is utterly hilarious and deliciously wry' - author of The Ex-Girlfriend
'Fallon is a fabulously engaging writer who excels at counter-intuitive plot lines, creates believable protagonists who are as capable of bad behaviour as good . . . Blissful escapism - I adored it' - Daily Mail
'Sharp and hilarious . . . had me turning the pages into the small hours' - bestselling author of Our House and Those People
'The brilliant Jane Fallon does it again. Queen Bee is a whip-smart, laugh-out-loud, feel-good kinda novel perfect to curl up on the sofa with. I love it. I thought it was whip-smart, sassy and gripping. Compelling, addictive with effortless wit and bite - gloriously connecting. Fallon's fun, fish-out-of-water tale is full of love-to-loathe characters and a fair few twists' - Heat
'Absolutely loved Queen Bee. Brilliant characters, funny, addictive and very clever. The perfect book to lose yourself in' - Claire Douglas
'Absolutely masterly. she turns her trademark wit and taste for the absurd to The Close . . . Bliss' - Heat
'With its edgy wit, this sharp tale is full of characters you'll love to hate' - Weight Watchers
Praise for Jane Fallon:
'She's the queen of the revenge novel. Dramatic and engaging from the start, you won't want to put it down' - Heat
'Brilliant, with completely unexpected twists' - bestselling author of Why Mummy Drinks
'Superbly taps into our inner Avenger. Hugely compelling and unpredictable' - bestselling author of Never Greener
'Compelling, edgy, beautifully written' - Daily Mail
'Intelligent, edgy and witty' - Glamour
'I LOVE her books. She always delivers a fabaliss read' - bestselling author of Grown-Ups
'Barbed, twisty and full of deliciously dry wit, this is smart stuff to race through' - Sunday Mirror
'This entertainingly twisty tale is populated with some enjoyably toxic characters' - Sunday Mirror
'Chick lit with an edge' - Guardian
'Sparkling and unpredictable' - Elle
'Darkly comic and addictive' - Daily Express
'Another sure-fire hit from Fallon' - Platinum
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