The Itch (Paperback)

By Benilde Little

Simon & Schuster, 9780684854304, 288pp.

Publication Date: June 9, 1999

List Price: 16.00*
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" A] nuanced, Edith Wharton-style treatment of the upper reaches of black society... Little] is an arbiter of that insular world." --The Washington Post

Abra Lewis Dixon is the envy of the fashionable, professional women of her well-heeled social circle. She leads a charmed life--having attended all the right schools, married the right man, and started a successful film production company with her best friend, Natasha Coleman--and seems like an ambassador from the world of perfection. It is only when her impeccable marriage turns suddenly shaky that her utopia is left in pieces...