Sex and the City
Enter a world where the sometimes shocking and often hilarious mating habits of the privileged are exposed by a true insider. In essays drawn from her witty and sometimes brutally candid column in the New York Observer, Candace Bushnell introduces us to the young and beautiful who travel in packs... show more
Enter a world where the sometimes shocking and often hilarious mating habits of the privileged are exposed by a true insider. In essays drawn from her witty and sometimes brutally candid column in the New York Observer, Candace Bushnell introduces us to the young and beautiful who travel in packs from parties to bars to clubs. Meet "Carrie," the quintessential young writer looking for love in all the wrong places..."Mr. Big," the business tycoon who drifts from one relationship to another..."Samantha Jones," the fortyish, successful, "testosterone woman" who uses sex like a man...not to mention "Psycho Moms," "Bicycle Boys," "International Crazy Girls," and the rest of the New Yorkers who have inspired one of the most watched TV series of our time. You've seen them on HBO, now read the book that started it all...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: August 1st 2006
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
You know I wouldn't have read them in a newspaper, reading them in a book was fairly painful, I couldn't recommend this book. I just didn't care if the characters dropped dead between one sentence and another, I kept hoping it would improve, to no avail!
I hated this book. I hated the characters, I hated the format, I hated Carried, I hated Mr. Big. What a let down. At least I have multiple seasons of the show I can watch and enjoy!
Well, you know that old cliche "Don't judge a book by it's movie". Apparently that doens't hold true for television shows....At least not the one they got from this book.
Book2moviechallenge 2012:2/12: Buch zu einer TV Serie Buch: 3 Sterne Extrem zynisches Werk in dem in kurzen aneinandergereihten Geschichten das Wesen der paarungswilligen New Yorker Frauen und der dazugehörigen Junggesellen beleuchtet wird. Teilweise sehr wirr im im Aufbau, da der Rote Faden durch d...
ok, I had high hopes for this one. :( I didn't like the way it was put together. I just didn't do anything for me. It makes me sad because I LOVED the series. I'm glad I didn't read this before the series came out because I may not have given this a chance. The little snippets of stories didn'...