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Getting to Happy

2 Ratings: 4.5
A book by Terry McMillan

Fifteen years after Waiting to Exhale, McMillan brings back Savannah, Gloria, Bernadine, and Robin--now in their 50s--for a disappointing and uninspired outing. As the story opens, Gloria is very happy, Savannah believes she might be happy, Bernadine … see full wiki

Author: Terry McMillan
Genre: Fiction
Publisher: Viking Adult
2 reviews about Getting to Happy
review by . September 22, 2010
Terry McMillan has again struck gold with her sequel to the blockbuster bestseller/hit movie Waiting To Exhale. The girls are back.....and it's like being reunited with old friends.    Bernie has remarried, and her relationship with her ex-husband John and his new family is extremely amicable. When difficulties confront both Bernadine and John, they realize eventually how much they've been through and how much each values the friendship of the other.    Robyn, …
review by . September 07, 2010
Revisiting the ladies from Waiting to Exhale after fifteen years, McMillan explores the necessity of turning lemons into lemonade. Much has changed in the lives of the four Phoenix friends, Robin, Savannah, Gloria and Bernadine, marriages and romances run aground, careers in limbo, children grown and on their own. Although the women are as close as ever, each freely acknowledges that life has intruded, their meetings less frequent, the ups and downs of daily demands taking a toll. Now each of the …
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