TRADING UP (2003)

CANDACE BUSHNELL


"A platinum read." – People

"An au courant novel of manners -- and Manolos." – Entertainment Weekly

"As entrancing and dead-on as "Bonfires"...[Bushnell] also evokes the memories of Edith Wharton... Original and wholly believable..." – Seattle Times

"Bound to be a huge success." – Gotham Magazine

"Peering inside summer homes and bedrooms provides a sharp, satirical look at Hampton-dwellers." – Boston Herald

"Status-seeking and sexual one-upmanship are the order of the day . . ." – New York Post

"This tale of Janey Wilcox, underwear model and bred in the bone New York girl, is vintage Bushnell." – Harper's Bazaar

"[Bushnell] takes readers inside Manhattan society with her trademark verve, sass, wit and sex." – Seattle Post-Intelligencer