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FAB: A Novel

3.05  ·  Rating Details ·  21 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
They are highly educated, professionally focused, sexy, and looking for men to share the best life has to offer. Meet the fearless, funny women of FAB.

Bianca left her three best friends in New York to pursue a Hollywood dream job. The weather’s great, but the lower salary is making it hard to live “the good life.” Right when Bianca meets a sexy, sage professor, she starts
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published July 19th 2005 by Doubleday
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Apr 03, 2012 Chrissy rated it did not like it
Shelves: read-in-2012
Okay, I'm definitely usually one of those people who feels obligated to finish a book once I begin it.

But, this one was just THAT bad that I had to change my rule.

Now, don't get me wrong -- I am fully acknowledging that I only read half of the book. So, please, yes, take this review with a grain of salt. I can't tell you if the ending was great or if the characters ultimately came to fabulous realizations and became something more than the catty, shallow creatures I read about for the first chun
Aug 23, 2012 Heather rated it it was ok
Shelves: chick-lit
I hated this book within a few chapters, but since it was a tad redeeming at the end I bumped up my rating to two stars. Unlike other reviewers I did not find the book to be humorous, it did not make me cry, and except for maybe one character (Carolyn) I did not relate to any of the characters and flat out disliked Bianca. The only thing redeeming about the book is that it showed 4 friends that stick together over the years. I found the writing to be poor & uneven (probably due to the fact t ...more
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Jul 25, 2008 Saysha Wilson rated it it was amazing
Wow! I had no idea when I started this book it would be SO GOOD! FAB is Sex in the City meets Waiting To Exhale. It was really hard for me to put this book down!

Once you meet the four main characters you'll have a hard time choosing which one is your favorite. Bianca quit her job as fashion publicist to move to LA to be a TV publicist, Taylor is a high powered lawyer who hardly ever has time for herself, Roxanne is a struggling actress/sex addict and Carolyn has low self esteem, but she's in lov
Feb 07, 2008 Angela rated it really liked it
Sex in the City with black chicks. Easy read, entertaining and lots of sex. Great book to read on the beach or in a hammock.
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Fab was drab.
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