By Naomi Elana Zener
Joely Zeller is a gorgeous and bold 32-year-old legal professional who's the one daughter of a Hollywood movie royal. She’s made up our minds to construct a winning occupation, locate love, and get married, all with out her family’s support. To emerge from less than her mom and dad’ cloud of notoriety, Joely fled to manhattan upon commencement from Stanford legislation institution to perform Estates and belief legislations at a blue-chip Wall highway legislation enterprise. Enduring 90-hour workweeks for the subsequent 8 years, she sacrificed her love existence (jilted by means of her fiancé for his top guy) merely to have her occupation efforts foiled via her exceptionally incompetent male counterpart.
Joely then sees her golden price tag to self-actualization. A serendipitous come across with a former professor reminds her that with the approaching, inevitable death of getting older child boomers, an unparalleled wealth move is commencing to happen. along with her adventure and her Hollywood connections, she may possibly begin her personal legislations company again in la. along her most sensible buddies and previous legislations classmates as companions, Joely units approximately supporting the lately disowned, dispossessed, and penniless sharpen their claws as they stake their claims to the fortunes in their dearly departed.
“A humorous, acerbic, and raucous read”
- Terry Fallis, writer of award profitable most sensible Laid Plans
“Will have you ever turning pages and up all evening. Readers of Naomi Zener’s pleasing and hilarious debut will lose themselves within the interesting world.”
- Julia Fierro, writer of slicing enamel: A Novel
“Deathbed Dimes is a sassy and vigorous novel approximately ladies making the simplest out of the worst. With Naomi Zener’s satirical part, even ‘rock backside’ is hilarious.”
—Angie Abdou, CBC Canada Reads 2011 finalist, writer of The Canterbury Trail
“Deathbed Dimes is an edgy and witty debut novel - I can’t look forward to the sequel.”
—Paula Froelich, NYT best-selling writer of Mercury in Retrograde and Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Travel
“This e-book is a hilarious, awfully well-written, wise insider’s examine the zeitgeist of greed predominating battles humans struggle to inherit wealth. Reminding me of Nora Ephron’s speedy wit…I couldn’t placed it down.”
—Rebecca Eckler, writer of ways to elevate A Boyfriend and The Mommy Mob
“…a hilariously witty novel that proves you can’t continue a powerful lady down.”
—Bunmi Laditan, writer of The sincere youngster: A Child’s advisor to Parenting
“The characters jumped off and page…so enjoyable and suspenseful, i wished to be within the story.”
—Ophira Eisenberg, writer of Screw everybody: sound asleep My option to Monogamy and host of NPR’s “Ask Me Another”
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