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Cause Celeb By Helen Fielding

Cause Celeb by Helen Fielding

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Summary

The sharp and gutsy debut novel from the bestselling author of Bridget Jones's Diary.

Cause Celeb Summary

Cause Celeb by Helen Fielding

Cause Celeb is the debut novel from Helen Fielding, the bestselling author of Bridget Jones's Diary.

Disillusioned by her glitzy life in London and her desirable but cruel TV-presenter boyfriend, Rosie Richardson chucks it all in and spends four years running a refugee camp in Africa. Then famine strikes in a nearby province and an influx of starving refugees threatens to overwhelm the camp. Frustrated by the cautious response of the aid agencies, Rosie decides on a drastic short-term solution. She returns to London, breaks back into the celebrity circuit and brings the celebs out to Africa for a star-studded TV emergency appeal.

Cause Celeb Reviews

A champion first novel . . . what makes it such a pleasure to read is its variety of tone: flip, flirtatious, serious, mocking and moving . . . get hold of a copy of this book. * Observer *
A terrific achievement . . . The camp scenes are as moving and funny as the original M*A*S*H; she sends up the self-important "mediacracy" with an insider's wit, and it's written at a romping pace with a cliff-hanger finish. * Cosmopolitan *
Sharp, gutsy and refreshing. * Independent *
Thoughtful, ironic and completely gripping. * Harry Enfield *
A brilliantly funny satire. * Time Out *

About Helen Fielding

Helen Fielding was born in Yorkshire. She worked for many years in London as a newspaper and TV journalist, travelling as wildly and as often as possible to Africa, India and Central America. She is the author of Cause Celeb (1994), Bridget Jones's Diary (1996), Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2000), Olivia Joules and the Overactive Imagination (2003) and Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy (2013). She also co-wrote the screenplays for the movies of Bridget Jones's Diary, The Edge of Reason and Bridget Jones's Baby. She now works full-time as a novelist and screenwriter and lives in London and Los Angeles.

Additional information

GOR000348990
9780330412254
0330412256
Cause Celeb by Helen Fielding
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pan Macmillan
2002-11-08
352
N/A
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