By Nancy Thayer
The impressive ladies from The sizzling Flash Club are again in best shape, welcoming the stressed-out and pampering-deprived via their discreet spa doors--as Nancy Thayer returns with a witty, horny, and heartwarming novel. The sizzling Flash Club Strikes Again additionally introduces 4 new ladies, prepared for massages and seaweed wraps, each one suffering to reconcile her mystery goals, greatest fears, and private emotions as topsy-turvy occasions shake up her life.
After eighteen years of attempting to make peace along with her husband's cold-as-ice mom, Polly vows to be the appropriate spouse's mother: loving, accepting, and decided to maintain her mouth close. Then her son marries Amy, a Birkenstocked gal whose natural farm and relations ooze a slightly creepy serenity. Ever the optimist, Polly places her most sensible foot ahead . . . so why does it prove in her mouth?
A shy and fantastic professor-to-be, Beth has lived a sheltered existence. Then she meets Sonny, a rugged, attractive chippie who sweeps her off her ft. the matter? Beth won't continue to exist his loud, affectionate, athletic family--especially whilst the very appealing and earthy girl every body sought after Sonny to marry continues to be striking round the kinfolk dinner table.
Heiress to at least one of latest England's oldest paper businesses, Carolyn is the driver in the back of the emblem. Now, at thirty-seven, the workaholic govt is eventually pregnant together with her first baby, and hypertension is forcing her to do anything completely alien: relax. yet how can she allow down her protect whilst her seventy-something father has long gone and eloped with a tender financial institution clerk named Heather, whose particularly simple seems and unassuming nature nonetheless be capable to fill Carolyn with suspicion.
A free-spirited photographer, Julia has married a guy she loves, yet he's come full of luggage. Tim is a widower with a tender daughter, and Julia has bravely stepped as much as the plate, doing her most sensible to supply maternal help. yet as though being pinned down through the child's just a little manipulative methods and (dare Julia say it) spoiled habit wasn't adequate, there's Tim's ex-mother-in-law, whose meddling is getting nastier via the week.
For Polly, Beth, Carolyn, and Julia, the time has come to face up for what matters--for their passions, their hearts, and themselves. As they maneuver via kin drama and include unforeseen switch, they arrive to discover that lifestyles is way more uncomplicated (and much more enjoyable) whilst you've bought acquaintances, wine, and chocolate alongside for the ride.
From the Hardcover edition.