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spare wife

Alex Witchel

spare wife

by Alex Witchel

  • 108 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Divorced women -- Fiction.,
  • Socialites -- Fiction.,
  • Upper class families -- Fiction.,
  • Rich people -- Fiction.,
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlex Witchel.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3623.I85 S63 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21873746M
    ISBN 10140004149X
    ISBN 109781400041497
    LC Control Number2007040320

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The Spare Wife explores the glamorous - and ruthless - world of high society. After Ponce Morris' public divorce to one of New York's wealthiest men, she knew it wouldn't be long before the social invitations stopped coming. Not one to be kicked to the curb, Ponce becomes, as a method of survival, the Spare Wife.

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OTHER BOOKS. ME TIMES THREE; All Gone: A Memoir of My Mother's Dementia. with. What’s fun about “The Spare Wife” [is] Witchel’s depiction of the laws of this particular jungle, which is populated by lusty billionaires, once-famous authors, media moguls, wanna-bes and has-beens.

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The spare wife of the title turns out to be her pal Ponce Morris, 42, a widowed model-turned-lawyer, blond and classically beautiful. “Ponce is really an imaginary friend for the middle-aged man,” Author: Elinor Lipman.

Her specialty nowadays is serving as “spare wife,” a trusted friend to spouses. Ponce does it all: girl talk and party planning with wives, golf and hot dogs with husbands.

Life is perfect until Babette Steele, an ambitious editorial assistant at a venerable yet trendy magazine, discovers Ponce's affair with a fertility specialist and plans. About The Spare Wife. Alex Witchel’s first novel, Me Times Three, was praised by Joan Didion as “an irresistible dissection of love in the city.”Now Witchel returns with a sophisticated, witty, sexy story that exposes the world of upper-class New Yorkers.

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Spare Change is that type of book. Its the story of a woman who fears marriage and children at a time when all women long to walk down the aisle. It is a beautiful, heartwarming tale about love, loss and unexpected gifts/5.

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Ponce Morris is a beautiful, rich widow who's been dubbed "the spare wife" because she's the perfect companion to the wealthy, powerful couples she socializes with. She'll go to sports events with the husbands and throw elegant dinner parties and shop with the wives.

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Feb. 12, ; The first question Alex Witchel’s new novel, “The Spare Wife,” poses is one of genre. After his wife throws Joe out, Joan happily drops out of college to set up house with him in Greenwich Village, where she works as an editorial assistant to support them while he writes his first novel.

The book, based on their affair, is a hit, launching his career.