Don't Believe the Hype

Don't Believe the Hype

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 13/04/2023
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'READ IMMEDIATELY' Claudia Winkleman 'Hilarious. The season's must have' Minnie Driver 'An addictive, glorious romp' Clare Pooley 'Lifts the lid on the mad world of fashion' Anya HindmarchMeet Frankie Marks: the last person you would expect to work in fashion.Frankie is desperate for a job. Any job. So when she lands a role at the prestigious GGC agency, she's thrilled. She'll be assisting on the publicity for luxury, super-expensive fashion brands and big high street names. Frankie doesn't know the first thing about designers or dress sizes, but how hard can it be?Her family, friends and long-suffering boyfriend don't think Frankie will last five minutes and she's determined to prove them wrong, no matter what it takes.But first, she needs to learn the difference between velour and velvet . . .A brilliantly witty and laugh-out-loud look behind the scenes of the glitz and glamour of the fashion world, written by a true industry insider. Fans of The Devil Wears Prada and Crazy Rich Asians will be hooked from the very first page.Readers love Don't Believe the Hype:'Deliciously addictive' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader Review'Hilarious' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader Review'Laugh-out-loud funny' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader Review'Extremely entertaining' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader Review'Juicy' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader Review

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9781399705783
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 250g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 30 mm

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Don't Believe the Hype
Loved it
Meet Frankie Marks: the world's least likely fashion PR. She got the job by fluke, she doesn't know the first thing about designers, she's always hungry, a... READ MORE
Angela Norton
Don't Believe the Hype
A funny insight into the world of fashion PR!
A great debut novel set in the world of fashion, fashion shows and all the PR that goes with this. Introducing Frankie, new to the fashion world, who throw... READ MORE
Lesley Brown
Don't Believe the Hype
Fun look into the world of fashion PR
A fun and fast paced look into the stressful world of fashion PR. Who knew that all of this went on behind the scenes of fashion?! Frankie is a likeable an... READ MORE
Sue Stephens
Don't Believe the Hype
The perfect summer read. Laugh out loud, gripped from the first page and the tell tale bitter sweet feeling you get when you finish a book you love. Just b... READ MORE
c robinson
Don't Believe the Hype
Best Book Ive read all year!!
This is a smart and funny book that I enjoyed hugely. I raced through it, laughing and crying in equal measure. If you want an uplifting, joyous read the... READ MORE
Sarah Hiscox
Don't Believe the Hype
Hilarious insight into the world of pr
A laugh out loud page turner - I literally couldn't put it down!
Maxine Levi
Don't Believe the Hype
Irreverent and self-deprecating
Irreverent, relatable, and self-deprecating Frankie Marks makes this book an absolute joy to read. Pacy, full of life. Imbued with wisdom and a deep affect... READ MORE
Lisa Sargeant
Don't Believe the Hype
Funny and pacy
Don’t Believe The Hype Is a fascinating peek behind the scenes of fashion PR. Frankie Marks, with her degree in art history, lands the job as intern at GG... READ MORE
Joanne McWilliam
Don't Believe the Hype
A MUST-READ - Don't Believe The Hype by Natalie Lewis
I couldn't put Don't Believe the Hype by Natalie Lewis down. I loved every minute of it! I got completely immersed in Frankie's world and felt bereft whe... READ MORE
Zoe Souter
Don't Believe the Hype
A hilarious laugh out loud book.
So funny and what a brilliant insight into the world of PR. If only there were 6 stars !
beth silver
Don't Believe the Hype
If you ever wanted to know what it's like working for PR read this
I have always been fascinated by what PR people and PR Companies do and This book gave me such a understanding of what goes on in this world, from dealing ... READ MORE
Sharney  cat
Don't Believe the Hype
A fun, gossipy and entertainmening debut
Frankie Marks is not your typical fashion PR. But finding a job that utilises her History of Art degree has been far from easy, and she’s getting desperate... READ MORE
Emma Alvey
Don't Believe the Hype
For lovers of 'The Devil Wears Prada'.
When Frankie Marks lands a job at the prestigious GGC Agency no one is more surprised than she is. Especially as she didn’t even apply for the role. But sh... READ MORE
Don't Believe the Hype
An extremely entertaining book based in the fashion world where Frankie is a fashion PR. A great easy read with relatable characters, strong storyline and ... READ MORE
Jane Bell