Shoe Addicts Anonymous
By Beth Harbison
(Griffin, Paperback, 9780312348236, 344pp.)
Publication Date: April 1, 2008
List Price: $15.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.
Four different women. One common shoe size. And a shared lust for fabulous footwear.
Helene Zaharis's politician husband keeps her on a tight leash and cancels her credit cards as a way of controlling her. Lorna Rafferty is up to her eyeballs in debt and can't stop her addiction to eBay. Sandra Vanderslice, battling agoraphobia, pays her shoe bills by working as a phone-sex operator. And Jocelyn Bowen is a nanny for the family from hell (who barely knows a sole from a heel but who will do anything to get out of the house.)
On Tuesday nights, these women meet to trade shoes and, in the process, form friendships that will help them each triumph over their problems---from secret pasts to blackmail, bankruptcy, and dating. Funny, emotional, and powerful, "Shoe Addicts" "Anonymous" is a perfect read for any woman who has ever struggled to find the perfect ?t.