Candice Brewin pushed open the heavy glass door of the Manhattan Bar and felt the familiar swell of warmth, noise, light and clatter rush over her. It was six o’clock on a Wednesday night and the bar was already almost full. Waiters in dark green bow ties were gliding over the pale polished floor, carrying cocktails to tables. Girls in slippy dresses were standing at the bar, glancing around with bright, hopeful eyes. In the corner, a pianist was thumping out Gershwin numbers, almost drowned by the hum of metropolitan chatter.
It was getting to be
Watch this author video to hear best-selling author Madeleine Wickham (a.k.a. Sophie Kinsella, the international bestselling author of the Shopaholic series) talk about her novel Cocktails for Three.
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Madeleine Wickham's novel Cocktails for Three. If you like Sophie Kinsella, you'll love Cocktails for Three. Madeleine Wickham writes the internationally bestselling Shopaholic series under the pen name Sophie Kinsella, and in Cocktails for Three she has written an irresistibly dishy and entertaining novel about three savvy young women and the secrets they share over monthly drinks. At the first of every month, when the office has reached its pinnacle of hysteria, Ma