Bond Girl (Paperback)

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I m crazy about Bond Girl. Erin Duffy is a fresh, funny, and fabulous new voice. Adriana Trigiani, author of Brava, ValentineThe Devil Wears Prada meets Wall Street in Bond Girl a hilarious, fast paced race through the jungle of high finance in four inch heels. An author who spent ten years working on Wall Street, Erin Duffy has parlayed her stock market savvy into a fresh, hip, funny, and sexy novel about a bright, young, newly minted B-school graduate's rise at one of the Street's most prestigious brokerage firms only to confront the possible destruction of her dreams in the infamous 2008 financial bust. Bond Girl is a blue chip hoot for anyone who loves smart and fun contemporary woman's fiction.

Praise For…


“I’m crazy about Bond Girl. Erin Duffy is a fresh, funny, and fabulous new voice in literature.…Great story. Delicious debut.”
-Adriana Trigiani, author of Lucia, Lucia and Brava, Valentine

“Despite financial details that may make your head spin and a workplace that will make your stomach churn, Duffy’s fresh take on the single-in-the-city tale does a terrific job of reviving chick lit (not every girl works in publishing or PR, after all).”
-Library Journal (starred review)

“A compelling, fun read.”
-Kirkus on BOND GIRL

“Duffy’s first novel is a sharp, witty look at the intricacies of the trading floor and the people who populate it. The writing is clever and articulate, and Alex’s story of personal growth makes her a sympathetic, likable heroine…an entertaining and timely read.”
-Booklist on BOND GIRL

Bond Girl is a sparkling debut, smart and snappy but never weighed down by financial terminology. Who knew Wall Street could be this much fun? A-”
-Entertainment Weekly on BOND GIRL

“Writing with an addictively acerbic sense of humor, Duffy gives readers a sassy new heroine and an unforgettable tour of financial trading.”
-Chicago Tribune

“Told in first person in Alex’s voice — and what an appealing voice it is, one that makes Alex likable from the first page — “Bond Girl” is a smartly written comic novel that’s great fun to read.”
-Richmond Times-Dispatch

“If you’re looking for a great weekend retreat or a great book for the beach, look for this one. For any woman who’s ever had a love-hate-detest relationship with a job Bond Girl is truly perfect.”
-Wisconsin Rapids Tribune on BOND GIRL

Bond Girl is a witty and very racy...Trust me, you won’t be bored with this Wall Street story.”
-Washington Post

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062065902
ISBN-10: 0062065904
Publisher: William Morrow & Company
Publication Date: July 17th, 2012
Pages: 293
Language: English