Book Review: Summer and the City by Candace Bushnell


PLEASE NOTE: This is a review for a sequel in a series. I try avoiding spoilers as much as I could, but I cannot guarantee that I could avoid giving out too much. You may jump to the end of the review to see my summary and rating. You can also check out my review on the first book, The Carrie Diaries.

One more note: I did not like this book very much so the review’s not going to be pretty. I don’t write a lot of negative reviews, but there are just some books that make me do so.

summer and the city

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Title: Summer and the City
Author: Candace Bushnell
Publication Date: April 1, 2011
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Series: The Carrie Diaries #2
Format: Mass Market Paperback
Acquisition: Bought

Purchase at: Amazon

Summer and the City brings surprising revelations as Carrie learns to navigate her way around the Big Apple, going from being a country “sparrow”—as Samantha Jones dubs her—to the person she always wanted to be. But as it becomes increasingly difficult to reconcile her past with her future, Carrie realizes that making it in New York is much more complicated than she ever imagined.
With her signature wit and sparkling humor, Candace Bushnell reveals the irresistible story of how Carrie met Samantha and Miranda, and what turned a small-town girl into one of New York City’s most unforgettable icons, Carrie Bradshaw.

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