Chloe Nathan
Chloe Nathan asked:

I think this book is based loosely on Leona Helmsley. What do you all think?

Brad Marcus Seems more like a mix of Leona Helmsley and Frank Carvel.
Susan SUSAN writes in the notes at the end that she's a combination of Leona Helmsley and Scartlet O'Hara
Sharon R.
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ROBYN MARKOW Yes! I think the part about her swimming laps & having her maid feed her a shrimp after each one was something Leona Helmsley was notorious for.
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