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Secrets of a Shoe Addict

Beth Harbison

St. Martin's Griffin

Tiffany Vanderslice Dreyer never dreamed that she’d find herself up to her eyeballs in credit card debt from one mad moment of a shopping spree. She’s an upstanding wife and mother with the perfect marriage…right? Abbey Walsh never intended anyone to find out about the fact that she’s being blackmailed. As a minister’s wife, her sordid past was supposed to be a secret. Loreen Murphy hadn’t meant to hire a male prostitute in Las Vegas. It was all just a big, stupid, expensive misunderstanding. Secrets of a Shoe Addict is the story of three women who bond together when they find themselves in more than one kind of trouble. It’s the story of how sometimes, you hide a secret side that can get you in—and out of—dire straits. It’s about romance, friendship, kids, revenge, affairs, and most of all a love of all the well-heeled things in life.

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SECRETS OF A SHOE ADDICT (Chapter-1)

Loreen Murphy hadn't meant to hire a male prostitute in Las Vegas. It was all just a big, stupid, expensive misunderstanding.

The night had started out pretty normal. There was no visibly strange alignment of stars, no static electricity in the air, nothing to warn anyone that things were about to turn so weird.

She, along with other parents--mostly mothers--of the Tuckerman Elementary School band members from Travilah, Maryland, was in Las Vegas, where the kids were competing in a National Battle of the School Bands. Loreen, as the PTA treasurer,

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    Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Beth Harbison's novel Secrets of a Shoe Addict. Every woman has a secret. The question is: How far will she go to make sure it stays secret? Abbey, Tiffany, and Loreen each have secrets that they need to keep that way, and each are in need of thousands of dollars and fast. Luckily, Tiffany's sister, Sandra, has the perfect idea. It's fast, it's easy, it's legal, and it's the secret that kept her shoe addiction alive. It's the perfect plan...

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Praise for Secrets of a Shoe Addict

"Harbison's witty, fast-paced follow-up to last year's Shoe Addicts Anonymous ... Harbison's writing is zingy and funny."
--Publishers Weekly
 
"Secrets of a Shoe Addict has it all - friendship, romance, affairs, revenge - and as you read you will be cheering these women on."
--BookLoons
"Harbison's witty, fast-paced follow-up to last year's Shoe Addicts Anonymous ... Harbison's writing is zingy and funny."
--Publishers Weekly
 
"Secrets of a Shoe Addict has it all - friendship, romance, affairs, revenge - and as you read you will be cheering these women on."
--BookLoons

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Fiction Review: Secrets of a Shoe Addict by Beth Harbison / Author . St. Martin's $22.95 (340p) ISBN 978-0-312-34826-7

Harbison's witty, fast-paced follow-up to last year's Shoe Addicts Anonymous chronicles the foibles of four women brought together by-in this cas

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Beth Harbison

  • Beth Harbison is the New York Times bestselling author of Shoe Addicts Anonymous, Hope in a Jar and Thin, Rich, Pretty. She lives with her husband and two children near Washington, D.C., where she enjoys a large collection of impractical shoes and purses.
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