Scruples is the novel that created publishing history, the first-and widely acknowledged to be the very best-novel ever written about. Judith Krantz, Author Crown Publishing Group $22 (0p) ISBN Meanwhile, Billy’s Beverly Hills-based designer clothes store, Scruples, is so. With “Scruples,” Judith Krantz earned her reputation as a blazingly talented and original storyteller. she takes her readers behind the scenes of wealthy and.

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To any observant male, her smoky eyes, which had irises striped with faint horizontal lines of tortoise and dark brown, and her full mouth, ripe rose under a thin coat of colorless lip gloss, sent one message, while her long, slender body, severely clad in dark green kidskin trousers and a heavy cream silk tunic, cut wide and casually roped in at the waist, sent another message, a contradiction of the first.

Oooh, boy, I have been in the mood for some trashy books lately. Also, how could it end like that? I’d read “Till We Meet Again” years ago after spontaneously remembering the miniseries and wondered why I’d never read “Scruples. She was that most disturbing and rare of combinations, a female of rampant sexual vitality combined with an ultimate and totally authoritative sense of personal style. A mixed up mess. Any authors or characters we’re missing that we should add?

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Scruples Scruples 1 by Judith Krantz. I fell in love with this book when I was in high school, and I still think Billy Ikehorn is one of the great characters in the genre. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Sometimes I need something to transport me out of my mundane existence into the realm of rich, powerful, beautiful people for a few hours.


Do not waste your money or your time on this one. Aug 10, Shamsh rated it really liked it.

Scruples Two

Books by Judith Krantz. She likes to write novels that fall into the genre of Romance. They get married and are happy for a while.

Totally trashy and awesome.

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Billy returns to America, going to New York to secretarial school to learn a trade at Ikehorn Enterprises. Billy Ikehorn Orsini loves to travel and to shop, and while she has a fortune at home she cannot seem to find the same fortune when it comes to love.

This story is a fun beach read, even if Krantz can be a bit misogynistic at times, that can be attributed to the fact it is set in the late ‘s.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. I knew I’d love this book. LOL I should go back and read it again as an adult and see what I think of it, and how much my pre-teen mind took away from it aside, of course, from the naughty bits. She was by far the most captivating character and the easiest to sympathize with for her humble, insecure beginnings but her page time was in competition with like five other mediocre characters. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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That’s how it’s done. I loved Judith Krantz’s books when I was in my twenties and still find anything contra to my own culture and old traditional values exciting. She has two omnibus collections of her work, each with three novels. I mean, it’s the perfect HEA, but you just want it to keep going. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Bantam November 1, Language: Some of these items ship sooner than the others.


The first book ms. It was so popular that it became an international bestseller, eventually being translated into over twenty languages.

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And what did I think? Krantz wrote being “scruples” started out interesting and I couldn’t put it down. Oh my god, this is trash at it’s very best. To view it, click here. Let Dina Merrill act, Gloria Vanderbilt paint, Lee Radziwill decorate her friends” homes, and Charlotte Ford, followed by a whole pack of socialites, “design” collections of clothes, she, Billy Ikehorn Orsini, jydith a flourishing retail business, the most successful luxury shop in the world, a brilliant combination of boutique, gift shop, the world”s sctuples ready-to-wear and haute couture.

She pulled it around her as she looked quickly up and down the sumptuous heart of Rodeo Drive, where the two facing rows of immodestly opulent boutiques outglittered each other to create the most staggering display of luxury in the Western world.

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There she goes through a complete transformation of her body and spirit. My mom found it under my bed and about killed me.

See all reviews. Oct 01, Evie rated it it was ok. Omissions, typos, you name it. I loved the characters.

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