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The ex-debutante

by Linda Francis Lee

  • 240 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rich people,
  • Societies and clubs,
  • Balls (Parties),
  • Women,
  • Women lawyers,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas to start a new life in Boston, she had no regrets. The former Texas debutante, who never felt at home in her Southern skin, had finally found liberation--or so she thought.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLinda Francis Lee
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3612.E225 E93 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 341 p. ;
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24967113M
    ISBN 100312354967
    ISBN 109780312354961
    LC Control Number2007051934
    OCLC/WorldCa166390131

    When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas for a new life in Boston, she felt like she'd finally found liberation. Until the day she gets an urgent call from her mother, reporting that: One, the Symphony Association Debutante Ball, which Carlisle's family sponsors, is . About the AuthorLinda Francis Lee is a native Texan now calling New York City home. Linda's writing career began when her article "There Is No Finish Line" was published in her university's quarterly magazine. But she got sidetracked from writing .

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The ex-debutante by Linda Francis Lee Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Ex-Debutante was a cute, enjoyable book that appears to be a light read through most of the story. It had quite a bit of humor, and was quick to read. Toward the end of the book, I understood that the story delved deeper than I had realized, the light tone masking the more serious issues about relationships and family/5.

“The Ex-Debutante is fun, witty and totally fabulous.” ―Rachel Gibson, New York Times bestselling author of Tangled Up in You “Linda Francis Lee serves up heaps of delicious bon mots to split your sides. This is one debutante ball to which you'll want to show up unfashionably early so as not to miss a single page.” ―Saira Rao /5(47).

The Ex-Debutante: A Novel - Kindle edition by Lee, Linda Francis. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Ex-Debutante: A Novel/5(47).

“The Ex-Debutante is fun, witty and totally fabulous.” —Rachel Gibson, New York Times bestselling author of Tangled Up in You “Linda Francis Lee serves up heaps of delicious bon mots to split your : St. Martin''s Publishing Group. The Ex-Debutante Carlisle Wainwright Cushing, of the old-moneyed Willow Creek, Texas Wainwrights, is the daughter of larger-than-life Ridgely.

THE EX-DEBUTANTE LINDA FRANCIS LEE Contemporary Women's Fiction St. Martin's Press ISBN# Pages $ Hardcover--Available Now Rating: Enchantments Returning home, Carlisle Wainright Cushing suddenly finds herself not only representing her mother in her divorce case but also heading the debutante ball, an 5/5(5).

What other book might you compare The Ex-Debutante to and why. The Devil in the Junior League. Written by the same author and with the same style. What does Susan Bennett bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book. I think the book is better as an audio book.

Not sure I'd have liked it as well if I'd read it. Find books like The Ex-Debutante from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Ex-Debutante also liked: Love the One You. The Ex-Debutante by Linda Francis Lee--Audiobook Excerpt. Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Linda Francis Lee's novel The Ex-Debutante.

When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas to start a new life in Boston, she had no regrets. “The Ex-Debutante is fun, witty and totally fabulous.” —Rachel Gibson, New York Times bestselling author of Tangled Up in You “Linda Francis Lee serves up heaps of delicious bon mots to split your sides.

This is one debutante ball to which you'll want to show up unfashionably early so as not to miss a single page.” —Saira Rao. This book is ultra-lite fiction – good for burning time at the beach or somewhere you may not be able to devote full attention to the story.

Not to knock beach reading, however; The Ex-Debutante is a pleasant first-person narrative that will leave you generally satisfied at the end, if not particularly impressed.

In her hometown of Willow Creek, Texas, Carlisle Wainwright Cushing. THE EX-DEBUTANTE is a lighthearted romp, and the pages turn quickly as readers vicariously imbibe the lives of young, rich Texas socialites and Carlisle’s own struggle between risking everything for love and settling for safe.

She was a year-old, twice-divorced ex-debutante, a working mother who bolted for the arms of a cowboy and a double-wide trailer in Montana. Book: The Ex-Debutante A Novel. Author: Linda Francis Lee. Amazon Summary: When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas to start a new life in Boston, she had no regrets.

The former Texas debutante, who never felt at home in her Southern skin, had found liberation--or so she thought. Until the day she gets an urgent call from her.

Chapter One. Denial \de-ni-al\ n (): one small word crammed with three tiny syllables that quite frankly causes great big problems in a whole lot of lives; a word, like most, with multiple meanings. 1: refusal to admit the truth 2: negation of logic, and 3: (my personal favorite) the reason I got tangled up in what I now refer to as The Debutante Mess.

" The Ex-Debutante is a pretty funny story, and will appeal to readers that like larger than life characters, giggling over high-society manners and humorous heroines.

Julie | 1/14/ " Took a while for this book to get good, but it had funny parts and a 3/5. This book would make a great summer or vacation read. If your book club is looking for something a little lighter for the summer months, I suggest giving THE EX-DEBUTANTE a try.

There are actually quite a few things to talk about such as family relations, love and finding one's true self; and there is even a reading guide available. It may not. When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas to start a new life in Boston, she had no regrets.

The former Texas debutante, who never felt at home in her Southern skin, had found liberation--or so she thought. Until the day she gets an. Guest Book Review: The Ex-Debutante By Allie Smith The Ex-Debutante, by Linda Francis Lee, is the most fun I’ve had reading a book in a while.

But don’t let the fun, fashionable cover or the idea of debutantes fool you into thinking this is pure confection. At the heart of this story is a lesson everyone can learn, especially those of us.

About the Book. Excerpt; The Ex-Debutante. by Linda Francis Lee. When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas to start a new life in Boston, she had no regrets.

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When Carlisle Wainwright Cushing left her native Texas to start a new life in Boston, she had no regrets. The former Texas debutante, who never felt at home in her Southern skin, had found liberation--or so she thought.

Until the day she gets an urgent call from her mother, reporting that: One, the Symphony Association Debutante Ball, which Carlisle's family Author: Linda Francis Lee.