Friday Night Chicas: Sexy Stories from La Noche

Overview

Whether they're flirting en espanol, gossiping over mojitos, or dancing with their latest papi chulos, these characters prove that there is nothing quite like a night out with your chicas. Set in New York City, Miami's South Beach, downtown Chicago, and L.A., these four flirty novellas explore dating, marriage, friendship, and sex, through the eyes of four different Latina women.

Mary Castillo's Friday Night in L.A.: Isela isn't looking for a one night stand; she's desperate for...

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Overview

Whether they're flirting en espanol, gossiping over mojitos, or dancing with their latest papi chulos, these characters prove that there is nothing quite like a night out with your chicas. Set in New York City, Miami's South Beach, downtown Chicago, and L.A., these four flirty novellas explore dating, marriage, friendship, and sex, through the eyes of four different Latina women.

Mary Castillo's Friday Night in L.A.: Isela isn't looking for a one night stand; she's desperate for one last shot at saving her career. Her ticket is Hollywood's director du jour Tyler Banks but one major mistake could cost her everything.

Caridad Pineiro's Friday Night in South Beach: It's Tori's thirtieth birthday and all she wants is a nice quiet night with her family and friends. However, Tori's friends have other plans and during an overnight casino cruise, Tori finds herself taking the gamble of her life!

Berta Platas's Friday Night in Chicago: The once shy Cali has decided to attend her high school reunion. She slips into her slinkiest Donna Karan and puts on her highest Manolos. After all, she's out to seek revenge, Latina-style. . .

Sofia Quintero's Friday Night in New York City: Gladys's friends throw her a bachelorette party at one of NYC's raunchiest male strip joints. They expected a party, but they didn't expect the not-so-blushing bride to disappear with one of the strippers!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780312335045
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 4/1/2005
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.78 (d)

Meet the Author

MARY CASTILLO is the author of Hot Tamara and lived in L.A. where she once held a real Oscar.

BERTA PLATAS is the author of several novels, including All of Me and Miami Heat. She lives in Atlanta.

CARIDAD PINIERO is the author of Darkness Calls and lives in the New York metro area.

SOFIA QUINTERO wrote "Explicit Content" and the forthcoming "Picture Me Rollin'" under the pen name Black Artemis and lives in New York City.

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  • Posted January 4, 2009

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    fun book

    This was a fun book to read and I didn't want the stories to end. First time I've read anything by this author and it definately won't be my last!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 22, 2006

    Loved this collection!

    4 treats in 1, I couldn't put this down. I didn't want each story to end. Everyone will find someone they relate to in one of these stories.

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  • Posted December 9, 2008

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    Readers will enjoy this anthology

    ¿My Favorite Mistake¿ by Mary Castillo. Desperate as her career in Hollywood looks over before it took off after ten years of trying Isela last year optioned a work that gives her the ¿Feel¿. She has stolen her former boss Dave¿s VIP pass to a Friday Night in Los Angeles gala while he is out of town to meet and persuade director Tyler to take on her project................ ¿Hearts Are Wild¿ by Caridad Pineiro. Though she would prefer to forget, birthdays are important to Tori¿s family so she expects a small party with the Rodriguez brood and amigas for the Big 30. However, she never expected Friday Night in South Beach to be blindfolded and taken to a casino yacht or end up in a strip card game with a hunk................... ¿Revenge of the Fashion Goddess¿ by Berta Platas. She was extremely shy when she attended North Elmwood Park High School fifteen years ago as a fashion-challenged teen, but has come along way since. However, the Friday Night in Chicago reunion raises all of Cali¿s insecurities in spite of making it as a designer in New York even with Rick there................... ¿The More Things Change¿ by Sofia Qunintero. Her old roommates host a bachelorette party for Gladys at a male strip joint on Friday Night in New York City. However, a few drinks later, inhibitions gone, Gladys vanishes with one of the studs. How will she tell her fiancé?...................... These are four fine novellas with a Latino flavor that readers will enjoy. Each tale contains a strong female protagonist, a solid support cast, and terrific hunks as Friday night around the country is a fun anthology................. Harriet Klausner

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    Posted April 7, 2009

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