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Getting to Happy: Waiting to Exhale Series, Book 2
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Books on Tape 2010
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Unabridged
Street Date:
09/07/2010
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307876003
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APA Citation (style guide)

Terry McMillan. (2010). Getting to Happy: Waiting to Exhale Series, Book 2. Unabridged Books on Tape.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Terry McMillan. 2010. Getting to Happy: Waiting to Exhale Series, Book 2. Books on Tape.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Terry McMillan, Getting to Happy: Waiting to Exhale Series, Book 2. Books on Tape, 2010.

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Terry McMillan. Getting to Happy: Waiting to Exhale Series, Book 2. Unabridged Books on Tape, 2010.

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Terry McMillan's Waiting to Exhale was more than just a bestselling novel—its publication was a watershed moment in literary history. McMillan's sassy and vibrant story about four African American women struggling to find love and their place in the world touched a cultural nerve, inspired a blockbuster film, and generated a devoted audience.
Now, McMillan revisits Savannah, Gloria, Bernadine, and Robin fifteen years later. Each is at her own midlife crossroads: Savannah has awakened to the fact that she's made too many concessions in her marriage, and decides to face life single again—at fifty-one. Bernadine has watched her megadivorce settlement dwindle, been swindled by her husband number two, and conned herself into thinking that a few pills will help distract her from her pain. Robin has an all-American case of shopaholism, while the big dream of her life—to wear a wedding dress—has gone unrealized. And for years, Gloria has taken happiness and security for granted. But being at the wrong place at the wrong time can change everything. All four are learning to heal past hurts and to reclaim their joy and their dreams; but they return to us full of spirit, sass, and faith in one another. They've exhaled: now they are learning to breathe.
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