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Wolves In Chic Clothing (2006)


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Published: New York : Broadway Books, [2006]
Description:  266 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0767921275 (pbk.), 9780767921275 (pbk.), 0767921275 :,
Language:  English

Julia, a hip, downtown salesgirl at Pelham's jewelry store, finds her social life turned on its head when she is asked to deliver a necklace to the store's young heiress, Lell Pelham, on Lell's wedding day. Beguiled by Julia's earnest cluelessness and her vintage-chic vibe, Lell and her gang adopt Julia, and "Eliza Doolittle" her into passing as the heiress to a posh Park Avenue family fortune, just for a laugh. Dazed by the whirlwind of trust funds, pedigrees, cosmopolitans and penthouses in her new world, Julia is unprepared for the ardent advances of Lell's husband--or the vicious claws her new "friends" develop when they decide Julia is an ingrate, and demote her from society goddess to penniless cling-on with one well-timed editorial. Suddenly, she must return the borrowed couture clothes and try to remember who she was before the body snatching took place

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Additional Credits:
Kargman, Jill, 1974-

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