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The Rise and Fall of Becky Sharp

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A hilarious contemporary retelling of the classic society novel, VANITY FAIR, featuring the irrepressible Becky Sharp

Beautiful, brilliant, ruthless – nothing can stop Becky Sharp.

Becky Sharp has big dreams and no connections. Determined to swap the gutters of Soho for the glamorous, exclusive world behind the velvet rope, Becky will do anything to achieve fame, riches and status.

Whether it’s seducing society’s most eligible bachelors, or befriending silly debutantes and rich old ladies, Becky Sharp is destined for great things. Because it might be tough at the top but it’s worse at the bottom.

From London to Paris and beyond, Becky Sharp is going places – so get the hell out of her way…

Genre: Romance

Praise for this book

"A lacerating, witty take-down of modern manners in the Instagram era. Bright, beautiful and gloriously Machiavellian, Becky Sharp is the anti-heroine we deserve." - Tammy Cohen

"Extremely clever and great fun. I loved this!" - Katie Fforde

"The BEST fun!" - Marian Keyes

"A razor-sharp retelling, perfectly capturing Becky’s scheming, ruthless and beguilingly charming spirit… An absolute delight." - Louise O'Neill

"Clever, witty and entirely modern – highly recommend." - Eithne Shortall

"Sarra Manning pulls you straight in with another fantastically addictive, beautifully written read." - Paige Toon

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