The Actor and the Housewife by Shannon Hale audiobook

The Actor and the Housewife

By Shannon Hale
Read by Christina Moore

Recorded Books, Inc.
14.08 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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New York Times best-selling author Shannon Hale makes her adult fiction debut with The Actor and the Housewife. When Becky, a housewife with screenwriting dreams, attracts the interest of Felix, a Hollywood star, the two quickly become friends. Though the sexual tension is obvious, Becky has no intention of cheating on her husband-but would Felix cheat on his wife? As their friendship blossoms, rumors and suspicion threaten to derail their platonic love.

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Summary

Summary

Selected for the July 2009 Indie Next List

New York Times best-selling author Shannon Hale makes her adult fiction debut with The Actor and the Housewife. When Becky, a housewife with screenwriting dreams, attracts the interest of Felix, a Hollywood star, the two quickly become friends. Though the sexual tension is obvious, Becky has no intention of cheating on her husband-but would Felix cheat on his wife? As their friendship blossoms, rumors and suspicion threaten to derail their platonic love.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Hale keeps the prose crackling with humor and has a sure hand in creating nuanced, believable characters.”  Publishers Weekly
“Hale offers a pure wish-fulfillment fantasy, one that readers, especially housewives, will thoroughly enjoy.”  Booklist
“Christina Moore delivers the witty dialogue with panache when screenwriter and Mormon housewife Becky Jack meets dashing movie star Felix Callahan.”   AudioFile
“Hale’s prose is friendly and funny.”  Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Shannon Hale

Author Bio: Shannon Hale

Shannon Hale is the author of multiple award-winning young adult novels, including Austenland and the New York Times bestselling Princess Academy, which is also a Newbery Honor book. Her first book, The Goose Girl, was an ALA Top Ten Book for Young Adults and won the Josette Frank Award. In addition to her successful young adult novels, she cowrote two graphic novels with her husband, Rapunzel’s Revenge and Calamity Jack. She received a degree in English from the University of Utah and a master’s in creative writing from the University of Montana.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 14.08
Audience: Adult
Language: English