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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Unfortunately, this is not the case in terms of “Chasing Harry Winston”. Spoiler Thread 11 30 Jan 19, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The book was panned by critics and was voted ” 1 Worst Book of ” by Entertainment Weekly.

Adrianna doesn’t contribute to the story. At 11, her parents divorced and she and her younger sister, Dana, moved to Allentown, Pennsylvaniain the Lehigh Valley region of the state, with their mother. Basically, I didn’t h Uhm. View all 3 comments. Meet Emmy, Leigh, and Adriana. I suspect this was Weisberger’s intention but she never really made it clear which version was the facade and which was the real girl, especially in Adriana’s case.

CHASING HARRY WINSTON by Lauren Weisberger | Kirkus Reviews

To view it, click here. I also felt the pop culture references were way overdone. And then a movie comes.

Leigh and Jesse spend a lot of time working together and develop feelings, and she eventually breaks up with her boyfriend to be with Jesse as she realizes she truly loves him and doesn’t love her boyfriend. Leigh is a book editor with the perfect apartment and sportscaster boyfriend but she’s suffering from panic attacks and some lauden of strange OCD-like symptoms. At Parkland High Schoolin South Whitehall Township near Allentown, Weisberger was involved in intramural sports, some competitive sports, extra chasinf, and organizations.


Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! So you can get why I wanted to strangle the author at times for including such a petty person as one of her MCs especially since she had next to nil redeem-able qualities. There is much speculation that the character of Miranda Priestly represents aspects of Anna Wintour.

View all 8 comments. I really enjoyed the way the author presented three female personalities whom I could either relate to, or identify them among my female friends. And it haryr one of my not-so-favorite books of Upon translating it, I found that it means “wanted” rather than what I thought, which was “Sweetie” or “honey.

Well, she has it all, no? Jan 07, Sarah rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Sign up and get a free eBook! Lauren became proficient in the language of stilettos and Starbucks before moving to Departures magazine, where she wrote word reviews by day and took writing classes at night.

I guess my review turned into a bit of a rant. Dinston three very different girls have been best friends for a decade in the greatest city on earth. After serial-monogamist Emmy is suddenly dumped by her longtime beau Duncan for the personal trainer she hired for himAdriana insists that the only way Emmy can get over him is by having torrid affairs with foreign men.

The book affords Andrea no such gratitude as she curses Miranda to her face and is consequently fired. Harrj all good, silly fun, and can even be clever in some cases.

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She is a party girl, hates responsibility, doesn’t work – she lives with her parents – and so continues to sleep around for a while. Oh come on, a columnist!


And she has this No-Human-Contact every Monday night. She was this close to the ring and the baby she’s wanted her whole life when her boyfriend left her for his twenty-three-year-old personal trainer – laurwn fees are paid by Emmy. Leigh’s boyfriend proposes to her and she says yes.

It was one of those books I wanted to throw with great force thanks Dorothy Parker but still had to finish just so I could see how bad it could get. There’s nothing interesting or anything remotely new in this novel. 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.

The guy, Duncan, leaves her to be with a year old virgin cheerleader?? Emmy is a serial monogamist who has just broken up with her boyfriend of 5 years.

Let the games begin! Aug 01, Erin rated it did not like it. Adriana whines about no one taking her seriously, Leigh whines about her job and her boyfriend, and Emmy whines both about wanting to have random sex and not thinking she can go through with having random sex. Yep, that’s Adriana for you. Nothing really happens until halfway through the book.