Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale

Book - 2006
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Penguin Putnam
The critically acclaimed novel about four women who learn how to carry on while leaning on each other from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and I Almost Forgot About You.

When the men in their lives prove less than reliable, Savannah, Bernadine, Gloria, and Robin find new strength through a rare and enlightening friendship as they struggle to regain stability and an identity they don’t have to share with anyone. Because for the first time in a long time, their dreams are finally off hold...

“Hilarious, irreverent...Reading Waiting to Exhale is like being in the company of a great friend...thought-provoking, thoroughly entertaining, and very, very comforting.”—Susan Isaacs, The New York Times Book Review

Random House, Inc.
From the critically acclaimed author of A Day Late and a Dollar Short andThe Interruption of Everything, a wise, earthy story of a friendship between four African American women who lean on each other while "waiting to exhale": waiting for that man who will take their breath away.

Baker & Taylor
Four thirty-something African-American women console and support one another in a complex friendship that helps each of them face the middle of her life as a single woman. Reprint.

& Taylor

Four African American women console and support one another in a complex friendship that helps them face the middle of their lives as single women.

Publisher: New York, N. Y. : New American Library, 2006, c1992
ISBN: 9780451217455
Branch Call Number: FICTION MCMILLAN
Characteristics: 432 p. ; 21 cm


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alaude Feb 14, 2019

McMillan's classic about four friends who lean on each other as they seek stability in their lives focuses on the power of friendship to get us through.

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