Cocktails For Three by Madeleine Wickham

Cocktails For Three

byMadeleine Wickham

Kobo ebook | December 23, 2010

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Three women, smart and successful, working in the fast and furious world of magazines, meet for cocktails and gossip once a month.

Roxanne: glamorous, self-confident, with a secret lover - and hoping that one day he will leave his wife and marry her.

Maggie:capable and high-achieving, until she finds the one thing she can't cope with - motherhood.

Candice:honest, decent, or so she believes - until a ghost from her past turns up, and almost ruins her life.

A chance encounter in the cocktail bar sets in train an extraordinary set of events which upsets all their lives and almost destroys their friendship...

Title:Cocktails For ThreeFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 23, 2010Publisher:TransworldLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1446423875

ISBN - 13:9781446423875

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cocktails For Three Awesome book! About best friends we can relate too, recommend reading this book! Really enjoy Sophie Kinsella's writing.
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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice read A nice light summer read. Easy to follow with a good storyline.
Date published: 2014-10-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cocktails for Three I enjoyed this lighthearted novel, Sophie Kinsilla writing as Madeline Wickham does it again! I love the British setting, the three friends, their bond and traditions proving to hold true through adversity. I wanted to keep reading, found it difficult to put my e-reader down.
Date published: 2014-07-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Entertaining Having read some of Sophie Kinsela ¨Shopaholic Series¨ I bought this one expecting a light read. Well, it was, but I found it much more interesting. More in depth descriptive of characters; I could almost see it as a movie.
Date published: 2014-03-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cocktails for Three Good read. Makes you realize what is truly important in life.
Date published: 2013-08-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fantastically whitty! I've read all of her books under her pen name Sohpia Kinsella and couldn't wait to read her older books under her original name. Cocktails for Three was funny, whitty, and a British aspect of Sex and the City. I can't wait to read more books by her!
Date published: 2011-01-15
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Easy, fast read Good book, there's not much depth to the story but its easy, funny and fast. Good for a day at a park.
Date published: 2010-07-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic Read!! I love the work of Madeleine Wickham, and this book definitely did not dissapoint.
Date published: 2010-04-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Another great read from Sophie Kinsella This book is a great read for many different reasons, one because the characters are very close to completing the same life experiences as the rest of the world and two the situations are not off the wall rather very real. I found it funny, witty and hard to put it down. I think we can all relate friends to the characters in this book, they are real and brutally honest. This book is a great read, especially if you plan to head to the Caribbean, it is light yet not tedious. Enjoy!
Date published: 2010-01-27
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not the best of her work It was alright - allowed me to pass the time but I really would not recommend it to someone.
Date published: 2009-05-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Boozing and Shmoozing Madeleine Wickham is a British author and you know right away with her choice of words. Personally, I enjoyed the vocabulary. The only cultural aspect that didn’t sit well was the character Maggie, who drank alcohol while pregnant and hung out in smoky bars. Smoking and drinking for a pregnant woman is shunned upon in North America, yet in this book the scenario is treated as something completely normal. Stylistically, I would have altered the layout. Wickham jumps around unnecessarily and juxtaposes from one scene to the next creating a string of short scenes. It would have been better to connect those short scenes into a cohesive scene. In addition, there are a couple of typos, no big deal. Other than that, I really enjoyed the book. Great job Wickham.
Date published: 2009-04-19
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Disappointing I initially was a fan of Sophie Kinsella when reading the first book of the shopaholic series. However, as i continued reading the series i was disappointed more and more. This was the first book i read under the author's real name of Madeleine Wickham and was again disappointed. The characters were not witty, nor remotely funny and the story line was boring. I don't know why i keep giving this author a chance. If you don't buy this book you won't be missing anything.
Date published: 2008-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sensational I've never read a bad Sophie Kinsella book, so i figured it would be wrong to assume that this one wouldn't be bad either! Once again she produces an amazing story that will force that book to stay in your hand or very close by until it's finished. It's a phenomenal story about the trials of three friends dealing with careers, friendship and motherhood. I would suggest this book to any one of my friends!
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