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The knockoff [electronic resource] : A Novel. Lucy Sykes.

Sykes, Lucy. (Author). Kellgren, Katherine. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780553551020 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2015.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Katherine Kellgren.
Summary, etc.: An outrageously stylish, wickedly funny debut of fashion in the digital age, this is the story of Imogen Tate, editor in chief of Glossy magazine, who finds her twenty-something former assistant, Eve Morton, plotting to reduce Glossy, famous for their lavish 367-page September issue, into an app--with herself at the helm, of course. When Imogen returns to work after a summer leave, the Glossy offices are barely recognizable. Eve, fresh out of Harvard Business School, has fired "the gray hairs," put the managing editor in a supply closet, disconnected the landlines, and hired a bevy of manicured assistants who text and tweet their way through meetings. Imogen may have Alexander Wang and Diane von Furstenburg on speed dial, but she can't tell Facebook from Foursquare and once got her iPhone stuck in Japanese for a week. The new women ofGlossy are an entirely different species: they order their cars on Uber, their dinners on Seamless,...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 342539 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Humor (Fiction).
Genre: Electronic books.

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