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Eat, Pray, Love for 50 year olds. ( )
  molugum | Jun 4, 2011 |
good women's friendship story
and midlife crisisish ( )
  aletheia21 | Mar 8, 2010 |
This book was ok. I predicted the entire book which is no fun. I like to be surprised. Also, the back of the book implied the novel was about sexual explortation and awakening and that was about 10 pages of the whole book. The beginning dragged too. ( )
  CityLove | Dec 15, 2009 |
This book was a huge disappointment. I'm a fan of Christensen and have read her previous books. This book was horrible - poorly written, chick lit with a predictable plot line and stock characters. ( )
  ccayne | Oct 5, 2009 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0385527306, Hardcover)

A vibrant story of female friendship and midlife sexual awakening from the acclaimed author of The Great Man

Josie is a Manhattan psychotherapist living a comfortable life with her husband and daughter—until, while suddenly flirting with a man at a party, she is struck with the sudden realization that she must leave her passionless marriage. A thrillingly sordid encounter with a stranger she meets at a bar immediately follows. At the same time, her college friend Raquel, a Los Angeles rock star, is being pilloried in the press for sleeping with a much younger man who happens to have a pregnant girlfriend. This proves to be red meat to the gossip hounds of the Internet. The two friends escape to Mexico City for a Christmas holiday of retreat and rediscovery of their essential selves. Sex has gotten these two bright, complicated women into interesting trouble, and the story of their struggles to get out of that trouble is totally gripping at every turn.

A tragicomedy of marriage and friendship, Trouble is a funny, piercing, and moving examination of the battle between the need for connection and the quest for freedom that every modern woman must fight.

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:29:47 -0400)

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Fleeing to Mexico City for a holiday retreat in the wake of a crumbled marriage and a scandalous affair, former college friends Josie and Raquel experience opportunities to discover their sexual selves while grappling with realizations about how sex has compromised their pasts.… (more)

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