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  • No, it's not a rerun of Wild America; it's the world of dressed-to-the-nines Park Avenue heiresses, aka Bergdorf Blondes, botoxed to within an inch of their barely-into-the-third-decade lives.

    My summer reading...

  • "The metaphors that self-help authors and experts are using to talk about overcoming financial burdens are the same ones we see in titles like Bergdorf Blondes," says Ashlock, who represents Rave, author of Waxed.

    Beach Reads To Make You Rich

  • For someone like me, who might enjoy an episode of "Sex in the City" once in awhile but can't be bothered to read something like Bergdorf Blondes, it's great.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • The crisis came to a head in early October 2002, when the word got out that Plum Sykes, a young editor at Vogue, had received a $625,000 advance for her first novel, Bergdorf Blondes.

    The Devil and W.W.D.

  • Around the time of her New York book party on Tuesday, April 13, the same week Bergdorf Blondes hit the best-seller list, Ms. Sheinkman said Ms. Sykes started to get antsy about not yet having a film deal.

    Plum Out of Luck

  • When Ms. Sheinkman made the deal with Miramax Books to buy Ms. Sykes 'novel, Bergdorf Blondes, she said she and Ms. Sykes agreed to wait to sell the film rights until the book was completed.

    Plum Out of Luck

  • "I have never experienced an author like this," huffed Elizabeth Sheinkman, the literary agent to Bergdorf Blondes author Plum Sykes-at least, she said, until she was fired recently via voicemail.

    Plum Out of Luck

  • Karen's book at no. 7 this week has finally passed Bergdorf Blondes on the NYTimes Bestseller List.

    purely anthropological (or: is that Rasputin in your pocket...?)

  • Jonathan Gold explains why we love to hate Plum Sykes, the Vogue writer whose slender first novel, Bergdorf Blondes, pulled in a $600,000-plus payday from Miramax Books.

    The Elegant Variation:

  • Bergdorf Blondes turns out to be a Devil Wears Prada where everyone is an angel.

    Those Nanny Diaries Gals Ain’t Got Nothin’ On Plum Sykes : Edward Champion’s Reluctant Habits


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