By Jackie Collins
From Publishers Weekly:
It's hard being wealthy, beautiful, profitable and a fortunately married mother, yet Mafia princess grew to become Hollywood manufacturer and actual property multi-millionaire fortunate Santangelo, final noticeable in 1999's harmful Kiss, back proves as much as the problem. In Collins's most modern vendetta romance, fortunate plans her father Gino's ninety fifth birthday bash whereas development a Las Vegas megaresort, unaware that kin foe Anthony Bonar (né Bonnatti) is plotting revenge. In flip, Anthony is ignorant of spouse Irma's sexual awakening within the fingers in their Mexican gardener, who in flip is ignorant of Irma's affair with a federal drug enforcement agent. in the meantime Lucky's 16-year-old daughter, Max, tells her mom and dad she's with acquaintances while she's fairly headed to a rendezvous with a guy she meets on the net. That date offers the novel's fast paced motion, whereas Irma presents the novel's most sensible intercourse and violence. much less gripping subplots comprise the on-again off-again dating among Lucky's enterprise associate, Alex, and his jealous female friend, in addition to the off-again on-again romance among Lucky's ally, the diva Venus, and her star-stud boyfriend, Billy. Collins offers Lucky's ordinary mixture of megastar delusion and godfather justice whereas Max provides to develop up in destiny sequels as problematical and effective as her glitzy mother.
In this mammoth, splashy Hollywood-based novel, Collins resurrects considered one of her favourite characters, the hard-edged, wealthy, proficient, and gorgeous fortunate Santangelo. fortunate, whose pampered Hollywood way of life belies her tricky historical past (several participants of her relatives have been gunned down in a Mafia-related incident, and fortunate herself took revenge at the killer), is now a high-flying Hollywood participant. uninterested in the Hollywood scene, she makes a decision to reinvent herself as a Vegas inn wealthy person, which places her and her kin at risk whilst an outdated enemy of the Santangelos resurfaces and makes an attempt to special revenge. while, Lucky's teenage daughter, Max, a more youthful model of her difficult and gorgeous mom, sneaks off for a weekend away with a guy she has met on the net. lamentably for optimum, the fellow seems to be a crazed ex-actor who was snubbed by means of fortunate on an audition. in fact, every little thing works out for fortunate and family members in spite of everything. there are numerous, many subplots, plenty of tangential characters, and a great deal of steamy intercourse. Collins' lovers, and enthusiasts of the style, can be clamoring for this one. Hughes, Kathleen
The blockbuster bestselling writer of fanatics & gamers returns together with her twenty fifth novel. prepare for an attractive, scandalous learn that in simple terms Jackie Collins can deliver!
Like mom, like daughter. No more true phrases for fortunate Santangelo's sixteen-year-old Max, who is going trying to find hassle while she hooks up with a few man she met on the web. quickly the gorgeous, willful Max unearths herself in deeper waters than she will be able to think as she turns into a pawn in a better scheme that leads again to fortunate and Billy Melina, the studly movie-star boyfriend of Lucky's ally, star Venus.
"[Collins's] most sensible yet." --Entertainment Weekly
If Max's problems weren't sufficient, fortunate has her multi-billion-dollar Las Vegas inn advanced to contend with...along with Anthony Bonar, the illegitimate grandson of her one-time Godfather and deadly enemy, Enzio Bonnati. So starts off a continuous thrill experience as fortunate builds her dream resort--and gambles with all she holds pricey. Max, too, is following her goals, and as her high-flying triumphs turn out, she's greater than a little Lucky.
"Max gives you to develop up in destiny sequels as complex and effective as her glitzy mom."--Publishers Weekly