By Nancy Thayer
The great girls from The scorching Flash Club are again in most sensible shape, welcoming the stressed-out and pampering-deprived via their discreet spa doors–as Nancy Thayer returns with a witty, attractive, and heartwarming novel. The sizzling Flash Club Strikes Again additionally introduces 4 new ladies, prepared for massages and seaweed wraps, every one suffering to reconcile her mystery desires, largest fears, and inner most 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 precise better half's mother: loving, accepting, and made up our minds to maintain her mouth close. Then her son marries Amy, a Birkenstocked gal whose natural farm and kin ooze a slightly creepy serenity. Ever the optimist, Polly places her top foot ahead . . . so why does it prove in her mouth?
A shy and magnificent professor-to-be, Beth has lived a sheltered existence. Then she meets Sonny, a rugged, horny chippie who sweeps her off her ft. the matter? Beth won't live on his loud, affectionate, athletic family–especially whilst the very appealing and earthy lady every person sought after Sonny to marry continues to be striking round the kinfolk dinner table.
Heiress to 1 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 ultimately pregnant along with her first baby, and hypertension is forcing her to do whatever absolutely alien: relax. yet how can she allow down her safeguard while her seventy-something father has long past and eloped with a tender financial institution clerk named Heather, whose particularly simple appears and unassuming nature nonetheless have the capacity to fill Carolyn with suspicion.
A free-spirited photographer, Julia has married a guy she loves, yet he’s come filled with 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 a bit of 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 by way of 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 swap, they arrive to discover that lifestyles is far more straightforward (and much more enjoyable) while you’ve bought acquaintances, wine, and chocolate alongside for the ride.
From the Hardcover edition.