Because She Can

By Bridie Clark (Trade Paperback, 2008)
In a New York minute, Claire Truman lands both a plum position at a top publishing house and the man she's wanted for ten years...then reality intervenes. Her new boss is Vivian Grant, a notoriously ruthless tyrant known for her tirades, traumatized assistants, and tabloid-inspired bestsellers. Soon Claire's job is stealing more and more of her time and her relationship with her fiancé begins to feel the strain. It doesn't help that she's working late nights with a brilliant-and handsome-first-time author. As Vivian's outrageous demands continue to escalate, Claire wonders if she likes where the fast track is taking her-and worries about what she might turn into...
  • Grand Central Publishing
    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $20.99 US/$24.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780446697576

    • On Sale Date: 02/27/2008

    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback, Audiobook, Electronic Book

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In a New York minute, Claire Truman lands both a plum position at a top publishing house and the man she's wanted for ten years...then reality intervenes. Her new boss is Vivian Grant, a notoriously ruthless tyrant known for her tirades, traumatized assistants, and tabloid-inspired bestsellers. Soon Claire's job is stealing more and more of her time and her relationship with her fiancé begins to feel the strain. It doesn't help that she's working late nights with a brilliant-and handsome-first-time author. As Vivian's outrageous demands continue to escalate, Claire wonders if she likes where the fast track is taking her-and worries about what she might turn into...

Bridie Clark is a former book and magazine editor who has worked for several major New York publishers. She lives in New York City with her husband. This is her first novel. To learn more about the author, you can visit www.bridieclark.com.
  • "Clark nails the dark side of the vulgar, spiteful boss archetype. A devilish read."
    (Publishers Weekly).

  • "A charming, clever, quarter-life crisis journey...with laugh-out-loud as well as touching moments." (Jill Kargman, author of Wolves in Chic Clothing).

  • "Bridie Clark's tale of a young editor who goes to work for the publisher from hell is laugh-out-loud funny, outrageous and all too true to the world it portrays." (Amy Sohn, author of Run Catch Kiss).

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Because She Can
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $20.99 US/$24.99 CAN
  • Pages: 288
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-1/4" x 8"
  • ISBN-13: 9780446697576
  • On Sale Date: 02/27/2008
Because She Can

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Because She Can