Books Chasing Harry Winston The bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada and Everyone Worth Knowing returns with the story of three best friends. The Devil Wears Prada author Weisberger delivers a hilarious, silly and entirely Chasing Harry Winston. Lauren Weisberger, Author. Chasing Harry Winston is a book written by Lauren Weisberger. This is a story of three best friends from college who are in their late twenties and who, one night.

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Further, Lily, Andrea’s best friend, is the main reason Andrea leaves Paris in the book. Leigh is a book editor with the perfect apartment and sportscaster boyfriend but she’s suffering from panic attacks and some kind of strange OCD-like symptoms. The three, supposedly heroine, girls are tarts and there is no nicer way to describe them; none has anything that might be l Bad, very bad, awfully bad. Chick Lit Book Club: Their friendship is forever, but everything else is on the table.

She has the perfect boyfriend who adores her, a great career as a book editor and a great apartment. I’m pretty pissed off that I paid for this book, and that I’ve ahrry to its sales as it will surely be a best seller. Ever seen those beach blonde barbies in movies who chassing the evil characters that try their best to sabotage the heroine’s happy ending?

There have been two long passages about Otis already in this book, and the worst part was when Emmy decides to travel and dumps the bird on her friend Adriana.

Chaaing is, however, like marshmallow-dotted dog poopie, as it is cloyingly sweet, fluffy, and a real stinkeroo. It jumped all over the place and ended abruptly. Lots of terrible things besides, including some unnecessary side-plots such as that pet bird, and the fact that it’s way, way too long. Technically, the book didn’t work. Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger. The three, supposedly heroine, girls are tarts and there is no nicer way to describe them; none has anything that might be likable, their only dream in life is scoring the biggest diamond; it does not really matter whom from, as long as it’s big and expensive.


Then I read a book like this which makes writing even a mildly winstln novel seem effortless. Weisberger’s editor didn’t have the guts to tell her “umm, your book stinks” because she was so well known and loved after The Devil Wears Prada. The book starts with Emmy who knocks on Leigh’s door and she is crying hysterically.

Chasing Harry Winston

It had the potential to be quite a good book. It’s a fun silly read but at points I was just angry at the fact that a writer would so casually write about three perfect harrt with problems that are, well, still within the realm of perfection. Retrieved October 4, The book is humorous, light and depicts the lives of somewhat wihston twenty-something women who are the greatest friends and lzuren make decisions that are not exactly the best ones one should make.

I thought that might’ve been what the author was going for, this woman you’re meant to laugh at. Like when they randomly went on holiday very briefly. The years spent at their college newspaper writing about the football team’s latest defeat or the controversy over a Sorority’s latest antics and I think how I could never compete with that kind of discipline -having never actually obtained a scholastic degree of my own.

Retrieved January 28, Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. I understand what it’s like to work in NYC. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Adriana was quite honestly the most annoying person I’ve ever met. Well, at least for Adriana and Emmy. Andrea has to decide whether to stay with Miranda or go to her friend.


Weisberger has since appeared on the television talk shows Tout le monde en parle and The Today Show. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

This, to me, sounds like exactly what must have happened when this book was being published. I set it aside without finishing.

So far this book is like a martini topped with mini marshmallows. Or just complain incessantly to anyone that will listen. That was my first and last book from this author.

Aug 01, Erin rated it did not like it. Feb 13, Sam rated it it was ok. Jeanine’s books in 5 12 Feb 13, View all 13 comments.

CHASING HARRY WINSTON by Lauren Weisberger | Kirkus Reviews

And, unfortunately, Adriana is one of those girls. The novel alternates between characters. The unforgettably bad bits: And Emmy, allowed herself to be with a man for 5 years who wore her thongs and cheated on her so many times he gave her STD’s – come on. It was also announced that the movie will be translated into French, Dutch and Italian. Note From Lauren Weisberger. I’m going to rename Lauren Weisberger, Picabo Street, for her ability to maneuver the Downhill, only with not as much grace – and certainly No gold medal waiting to be awarded.