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Terry gives an overview of the book:

From the number one New York Times bestselling author comes the contemporary classic of women, triumph, revenge, and comradeship in a special new trade edition. McMillan’s tale of four thirtysomething women supporting each other through thick and thin—and through the frustrating search for a good man—has already sold millions. Now even more can experience this smash hit in a beautiful new trade edition.
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From the number one New York Times bestselling author comes the contemporary classic of women, triumph, revenge, and comradeship in a special new trade edition.

McMillan’s tale of four thirtysomething women supporting each other through thick and thin—and through the frustrating search for a good man—has already sold millions. Now even more can experience this smash hit in a beautiful new trade edition.

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About Terry

Terry McMillan, who was born in Port Huron, Michigan, is an African-American author. Her interest in books comes from working at a library when she was sixteen. She received her bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1986 from the University of California, Berkeley. Her work is...

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Published Reviews

Nov.18.2007

Ms. McMillan's first novel, Mama, was original in concept and style, a runaway narrative pulling a crowded cast of funny, earthy characters. Disappearing Acts is also full of momentum, and...

Dec.13.2007

Talk about timing! With relations between African-American men and women in the spotlight as never before, here comes McMillan’s report from the front: her bawdy, vibrant, deliciously readable third novel...