The Idea of Him

The Idea of Him Read The Idea Of Him By Holly Peterson Natus Physiotherapy.co.uk A Fabulous And Compelling Story From Holly Peterson, The New York Times Bestselling Author Of The MannyMary Crawford Is A Once Aspiring Screenwriter Turned Successful Public Relations Executive, Mother Of Two Young Children, And Wife Of A Hotshot Magazine Editor Whose Power Base Spans The Worlds Of Finance, Fashion, Culture, Entertainment, And Society At 34, She Finds Herself At A Crossroads Between The Office And Her Home, Her Life Has Become An Endless Rotation Of People Pleasing Whether Pulling Rabbits Out Of Hats For Her Mogul Boss, Entertaining Advertisers And Phony A Listers For Her Husband S Magazine, Or Making Elaborate Costumes For Children S School Plays At Least, That Is, Until She Meets A Head Turning, Traffic Stopping Beauty At The Bar Of The Famed Four Seasons Grill Room Where Many Of The Novel S Players Regularly Convene And Shortly Thereafter Finds The Same Woman And Her Husband In An Apparently Compromising Position In Her Own Apartment.And So Begins The Story Of Two Very Different Women Bound By Similar Missions To Uncover The Crimes And Betrayals Of Various Men In Their Lives And Finally Put Their Own Interests Front And Center For Mary This Ultimately Means Leaving A Husband Who Is Ideal In Theory But Not In Practice, And Deciding To Risk Security For Self Fulfillment And A New Life On Her Own Like So Many Women, Mary Fell For The Man She Married When She Was In Her Twenties Only To Realize Years Later That It Wasn T Him She Fell For As Much As It Was The Idea Of Him The Idea Of A Savior Who Would Protect And Provide And Ferry Her From Her Past Into The Future But The Guy Who Seemed So Right At The Time Turned Out To Be Nothing Than A Fantasy.

Holly Peterson is the author of It Happens in the Hamptons, a work of fast paced social satire about a summer community She wrote The Idea of Him and the New York Times bestseller The Manny and SMOKE AND FIRE Recipes and Menus for Entertaining Outdoors She was a Contributing Editor for Newsweek, an Editor at Large for Talk magazine and an Emmy Award winning Producer for ABC News, where she spen Holly Peterson is the author of It Happens in the Hamptons, a work of fast paced social satire about a summer community She wrote The Idea of Him and the New York Times bestseller The Manny and SMOKE AND FIRE Recipes and Menus for Entertaining Outdoors She was a Contributing Editor for Newsweek, an Editor at Large for Talk magazine and an Emmy Award winning Producer for ABC News, where she spentthan a decade covering global politics and trials of the century Her writing has been published in the New York Times, Newsweek, Town and Country, Talk, The Daily Beast, Vogue, Harper s Bazaar, and numerous other publications

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  • Paperback
  • 384 pages
  • The Idea of Him
  • Holly Peterson
  • 11 April 2018
  • 0062283103

10 thoughts on “The Idea of Him

  1. says:

    The Idea of Him was a much different book then I thought I was getting I thought I was getting a book about a husband who cheats on his wife and what happened after Instead I got a convoluted story about investment fraud with not likable characters In the end I m still not completely sure what all of the players had their hands in and what was really going on I felt like the book was trying to be a thriller mystery, but it fell short for me.This book ended up being just an OK read I didn t The Idea of Him was a much different book then I thought I was getting I thought I was getting a book about a husband who cheats on his wife and what happened after Instead I got a convoluted story about investment fraud with not likable characters In the end I m still not completely sure what all of the players had their hands in and what was really going on I felt like the book was trying to be a thriller mystery, but it fell short for me.This book ended up bei...

  2. says:

    Right off the bat, I will tell you that as I was reading this book I wanted to smack Allie up the head Not only is she completely clueless to what her husband, and those around her, are doing, but she s kind of a moron After realizing her life is basically a mess her son is having friend issues at school and she wants to make it better, she can t give enough attention to her daughter Lucy, her husband isn t living up to being the partner and lover she needs or wants, work is a hot mess, and s Right off the bat, I will tell you that as I was reading this book I wanted to smack Allie up the head Not on...

  3. says:

    This book is a disaster It is appalling that it even got published I quite liked The Manny but it s like this was written by a completely different person I m pretty sure no one actually edited it even for basic grammar and continuity Then...

  4. says:

    Very poorly written This didn t have to be so bad either Main character wasn t compelling A few of the side characters could have been The Manny was cute, for the genre that it is This was not good.

  5. says:

    In Holly Peterson s newest novel, The Idea of Him, Allie is a PR whiz, toiling away for years for Murray Hillsinger and his clients, mostly people in the entertainment business who want a higher profile or who want people to forget their misdeeds Her big project is the Fulton Film Festival, whose big investor is Max Rowland, a Texas garage magnet who just finished serving a prison sentence for fraud.She is married to Wade, the editor of a Meter, a Vanity Fair style magazine that profiles big st In Holly Peterson s newest novel, The Idea of Him, Allie is a PR whiz, toiling away for years for Murray Hillsinger and his clients, mostly people in the entertainment business who want a higher profile or who want people to forget their misdeeds Her big project is the Fulton Film Festival, whose big investor is Max Rowland, a Texas garage magnet who just finished serving a prison sentence for fraud.She is married to Wade, the editor of a Meter, a Vanity Fair style magazine that profiles big stars, and in the past broke big stories about corruption Times are tough for Meter, like most print magazines, and Wade is struggling to maintain his position in a world where anyone who reads magazines reads them on their Ipad or tablet.When Allie catches Wade in their laundry closet with a hot young woman during a party she is helping Wade throw for Meter advertisers, she is devastated She caught Wade cheating years ago when their young daughter was just a baby, but she believed that t...

  6. says:

    4.5 starsA new wave of chick lit is on the rise it subverts the happily ever after formula and exposes the dark and conflicting sides of our most intimate relationships THE IDEA OF HIM is a new interesting variation on the marriage thriller theme Read my review on MINA S BOOKSHELF A new wave of chick lit has been on a consistent rise in recent times the new genre trend, launched in 2012 by publishing phenomenon Gone Girl, subverts the happily eve 4.5 starsA new wave of c...

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    Rating 3.5 starsAllie Crawford has a great life on the surface she has two amazing kids, a happy marriage, and a great job But everything goes downhill quickly when she finds her husband, Wade, slipping into their laundry room with another woman A cheating husband is bad enough, but there s muchfor Allie to discover.Someone close to the truth, and an unlikely ally, helps Allie uncover the secrets that have been bringing down her life without her even knowing Will Allie find the answer Rating 3.5 starsAllie Crawford has a great life on the surface she has two amazing kids, a happy marriage, and a great job But everything goes downhill quickly when she finds her husband, Wade, slipping into their laundry room with another woman A cheating husband is bad enough, but there s muchfor Allie to discover.Someone close to the truth, and an unlikely ally, helps Allie uncover the secrets that have been bringing down her life without her even knowing Will Allie find the answers before it s too late My feelings about this read are quite complicated At times I was as frustrated as I was interested I found the flow of the story quite jolting it jumped back and forth between past and present events and even present story focus but the suspense surrounding Wade s dealings kept me engaged.Most importantly, I cared about Allie She s a determined character who wants to get to the tru...

  8. says:

    Title The Idea of HimAuthor Holly PetersonPublisher William Morrow and CompanyReviewed By Arlena DeanAge Recommended AdultRating 4Review The Idea of Him by Holly Peterson was a good women s fiction read Mary Crawford had a good life with two kids, happy marriage and wonderful job, but was this really true No, it was not because she soon finds her husband in there laundry room with another woman and this was not the first time Guess whatthere will befor Mary to discover Will Title The Idea of HimAuthor Holly PetersonPublisher William Morrow and CompanyReviewed By Arlena DeanAge Recommended AdultRating 4Review The Idea of Him by Holly Peterson was a good women s fiction read Mary Crawford had a good life with two kids, happy marriage and wonderful job, but was this really true No, it was not because she soon finds h...

  9. says:

    This was a very fun beach read that I absolutely tore through and even stayed up late to read I was hooked by Allie s search to find out the truth about not only her husband, but his previous mistress and also Al...

  10. says:

    This would have been a much better read if I could have pushed past the fact that I HATED the main character Allie She s a complete idiot Here s a clue Allie grow up and stand on your own two feet Stop letting men defi...

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