Queen Bee (Paperback)
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Queen Bee (Paperback)

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Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 09/07/2020
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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.

The hilarious new book from the million-copy bestselling author of Faking Friends and Tell Me a Secret

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
ISBN: 9781405943345
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 280 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'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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“Witty & Entertaining!”

Oh, how the other half live! If you've ever been jealous of the shallow lives of the super-rich, this should sort you right out!

When Laura moves temporarily into a flat in the house of an uber-rich area, all... More

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“Enjoyable p, entertaining read”

Queen Bee of the close where houses cost up to £9 million is Stella, living the perfect life, rich, idle with no conception of the real world. Enter our main character Laura who has had to rent an attached garage... More

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“This was definitely one of those page-turner books, I had to keep reading to find out what happened in the end!”

This was definitely one of those page-turner books, I had to keep reading to find out what happened in the end!

Laura has recently been divorced and shares a daughter, 8 year old Betsy, with her husband. Her new... More

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