Four of a Kind (Free Summary) ☆ Valerie Frankel


  • Paperback
  • 344
  • Four of a Kind
  • Valerie Frankel
  • English
  • 03 May 2018
  • 9780345525406
Four of a Kind

Read & download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Valerie Frankel Valerie Frankel ✓ 0 Read & download Four of a Kind Characters â 100 Ay for intimate secrets about their lives   As the Diversity Commitee meetings become a highly anticipated monthly ritual the new friends reveal with each game Picture perfect housewife Bess struggles to relate to her surly teenage daughter and judgmental mother Robin a single mom grapples with the truth concerning her child’s real father Carla an am. I loved this book It is the story of four women who all have children attending the same expensive private school At the beginning of the school year Bess invites the other three women to become part of the school s Diversity Committee and attend a meeting at her house Bess is a perky blonde housewife of a very successful driven husband Carla is a black physician who lives with her husband and sons and is extremely straightlaced and strict with her kids and her own personal behavior Robin is a Jewish single mother with a daughter and a secret about her daughter s father and her own personal history And finally Alicia is a working mother of a scholarship kid with a husband who is really not her partnerEach of the women has big secrets and even bigger aspirations They are all shy and a bit afraid of getting involved but as the story moves on the women become closer to each other They become sounding boards best friends comforters and secret keepersThe reason I read this book was because BN shared a story about the cover design on their blog The author admitted that the four teacups really had nothing to do with the story and they don t but said that the four different cups represented the four women the same but with cosmetic differences I liked that idea and really wanted to read the book I am so glad I didThe one caution I will offer is that there seems to be a lot of sex in this book This is not necessarily a bad thing as it can be a useful literary device but I was unaware going into it what I would encounter

Read & download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Valerie Frankel

Read & download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Valerie Frankel Valerie Frankel ✓ 0 Read & download Four of a Kind Characters â 100 Bitious doctor attempts to balance the colossal demands of her family with her dream of owning her own private practice And to distract herself from her troubled marriage shy copywriter Alicia fantasizes about an attractive younger colleague   Putting all their cards on the table the four women grow to rely on one another bracing for one final showdown. I liked This book a lot In the age of making friends as adults which sucks it s a feel good story about friendships It doesn t matter how you meet or why you may be so different What matters is you support each other and have fun

Read & download Four of a Kind

Read & download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Valerie Frankel Valerie Frankel ✓ 0 Read & download Four of a Kind Characters â 100 Besides the fact that their kids all attend the same fashionable Brooklyn Heights private school Bess Robin Carla and Alicia have little in common Thrown together on the tony school’s Diversity Committee the women impulsively turn their awkward first meeting into a boisterous game of poker Instead of betting with chips or pocket change however they pl. Valerie Frankel s last book Four of a Kind is another great book carrying all of her wit and girly insight Most women are familiar with her way of exposing a woman s fear struggles and insecurities This book is no exception except it also includes their strengths developed through friendships and the importance of those friends Another title for the book might have been Friends This is not a surface friendship This is the relationship that the woman needs with other women like Monday night football for the guys Would these four be as revealing to anyone else probably not What are the struggles like picking up kids and dropping them off and dealing with spouses who are in the world during the day and the endless issues of managing a household which means all those in the household And although this is certainly a girly book it is one that guys might want to read if they really want to understand their spouses and what goes on 8 to 5 when they are in the office