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The After Wife

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Witty take on widowhood in LA

This book was surely a surprise. I read her first book, The Starter Wife and loved the story and all of the Hollywood insider tidbits and jokes. The resulting mini-series was disappointing, but I have come to expect that from book adaptations.

In The After Wife, Han...
This book was surely a surprise. I read her first book, The Starter Wife and loved the story and all of the Hollywood insider tidbits and jokes. The resulting mini-series was disappointing, but I have come to expect that from book adaptations.

In The After Wife, Hannah Marsh, a reality television show producer finds her world altered when her husband dies suddenly. Left to pick up the pieces and raise her daughter, her hilarious friends rally around her for support. While she tries to hold on to her life, her job, and her sanity, she questions (out loud) why this is happening to her. She actually gets an answer and a whole new world and insight into life after death opens up to her.

I didn't know anything about this book when I read it and was truly happy with the outcome. Grazer is still hilarious and manages to fit in so many pop culture references and jokes that you feel as if you are reading about friends. This is the time of year when we hear a lot about "beach reading" and I'm not sure how many people actually take books with them to the beach, but this should be one of them.

posted by mshoni on July 10, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Sorry I wasted my time on this book.

Not a great read. Dopey story line.

posted by 3896332 on July 15, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 13, 2012

    This was a delightful book. I was a little wary as the subject i

    This was a delightful book. I was a little wary as the subject is an unexpected death of a spouse and as a widow of 3 years I did not want to subject myself to a sad read. I just loved it and hope word of mouth puts it on the bestseller list. Great read!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 1, 2012

    Love it

    At firstvwhen i started reading this bookni wasnt sure about it but i loved it and couldnt put it down

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    Posted October 23, 2012

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