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  • Posted July 15, 2011

    So funny!

    This was the first time I've read something by Sue Margolis and was completely knocked off my feet with laughter. I've been reading the chick-lit authors, and so far, this author is the most hilarious. I admit the storyline's okay, plot is rather predictable, and yet with everything seeming so ordinary, the way she can crack me up makes this book truly amazing. It's definitely the way she delivers her punch lines that makes this book a quick, fun read and stand out. She's on the top of my list for comedies! The characters are very lovable.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2004


    Very funny book, laughed out loud in public several times reading this book. Fast read, highly recommended.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 19, 2003

    Love & investigations-funny & dangerous

    What can be worse than having your widowed father marry the blond bombshell, Lipstick, from your high school class who use to put your down & bullied you? This is one of the things that happens to beauty columnist Rebecca Fine in Sue Margolis¿ APOCALIPSTICK. It seems to Rebecca that her nice grandmother didn¿t do so well trying to fix Stan, her father, up, and she isn¿t doing well with the guys she finds on the internet for her either. Traffic is as bad in London as it is in the US. Thirty-two year old Fine is on her way to work at the Daily Vanguard as the beauty columnist for her first meeting but is caught in traffic. While putting on make-up, a guy behind her honks for her to get a move on, causing it to smear. Fortunately everyone else was having trouble to work on time, also. When she gets to work, she discovers her workstation is no longer hers; she¿s been moved. Turns out the ¿honker¿, Max Stoddart, is the new hot-shot reporter, an absolute hunk , & the owner of her workstation,. Rebecca & Max get past that early morning situation enough to start dating-hot and heavy. Things get sticky when Rebecca believes Max is stepping out on her. Rebecca has ambition; she wants to become an investigative reporter. When an anti-wrinkle crème is being touted by one of the famous make-up companies, Rebecca head off to Paris with her friend to try to get a sample, no matter how. She has figured out that the cream is the cause of women saying very unpleasant things to people that they never would say. The crème is not for sale yet, so fortunately only a handful of women have had access to it. The twists and turns involving trying to snatch a sample put Rebecca in jeopardy. Margolis weaves a good, humorous story, including suspense, with the Lipstick/Stan situation and the blabbermouth crème scenario. Fans of Margolis¿ SPIN CYCLE and NEUROTICA won¿t be disappointed in APOCALIPSTICK. I wasn¿t.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 25, 2003

    I actually laughed out loud . . .

    and I bought it soley based on title alone. It was a very good read. A bit corny at times and even though you knew everything would work out in the end, it still had the ability to keep your attention. Fun characters, funny situations; what more could you ask for? I read it in one day and can't wait to read her other two novels. Definitely a thumbs up!

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