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Waiting to Exhale

by Terry McMillan

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Signet .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7574669M
ISBN 10045121529X
ISBN 109780451215291
OCLC/WorldCa57542838

An exuberant return to the four unforgettable heroines of Waiting to Exhale—the novel that changed African American fiction forever. Terry McMillan’s Waiting to Exhale was more than just a bestselling novel—its publication was a watershed moment in literary history.   Waiting to Exhale - Ebook written by Terry McMillan. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Waiting to Exhale/5(35).

Waiting to Exhale Terry McMillan, Penguin Publishing pp. ISBN Summary Four African-American women console and support one another in a complex friendship that helps each of them face the middle of her life as a single woman. Terry McMillan is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Waiting to Exhale, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, The Interruption of Everything, I Almost Forgot About You, and the editor of Breaking Ice: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American of Ms. McMillan’s novels have been made into movies: Waiting to Exhale .

This was a sad little book. I had a bad feeling when I read the author's note at the beginning and Terry McMillian wrote about her Waiting to Exhale characters that "To be honest, all four of them got on my last nerve long after their shelf life." The . Waiting to Exhale is a American romance film directed by Forest Whitaker (in his feature film directorial debut) and starring Whitney Houston and Angela Bassett Waiting to exhale book wiki. The film was adapted from the novel of the same name by Terry McMillan. Waiting to .


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Waiting to Exhale book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The story of friendship between four African American women who 4/5.

The movie ‘Waiting to Exhale’ came out over 20 years ago & after reading the book, the movie didn’t do it justice. I could see myself in each character as well as my sisters & friends. The storyline is priceless to being an African American woman full of love & hope. I’m looking forward to reading the sequel book/5().

About Waiting to Exhale. The critically acclaimed novel about four women who learn how to carry on while leaning on each other from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and I Almost Forgot About You. When the men in their lives prove less than reliable, Savannah, Bernadine, Gloria, and Robin find new strength through a rare and.

Waiting to Exhale is the story of four black women - Savannah Jackson, Bernadine Harris, Robin Stokes, and Gloria Matthews - residing in Phoenix, Arizona, in The women, who are all in their 30's, support each other through personal and professional challenges and successes.

The women are savvy enough to manage every element of their lives, except finding fulfillment in. Waiting to Exhale tells the story of four college-educated, middle-class black women who rely on one another to overcome a number of personal and professional crises.

As a record of a year in. Terry McMillan is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Waiting to Exhale, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, The Interruption of Everything, I Almost Forgot About You, and the editor of Breaking Ice: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American of Ms.

McMillan’s novels have been made into movies: Waiting to 4/4(47). I read Waiting to Exhale when I was a teenager with no knowledge in regards to relationships and men. Because of this, you might say that that I wasn’t in a position to grasp the point of the book.

But somehow, although I wasn’t at the most adequate age to understand the basic premise of the novel, it really touched : Eleni Antonaropoulou. Buy a cheap copy of Waiting to Exhale book by Terry McMillan.

Four African-American women console and support one another in a complex friendship that helps each of them face the middle of her life as a single woman. Free shipping over $/5(5). Waiting to Exhale is one of my favorite movies.

However, I have never read the book the film is based off of. I want to read the book because I'm curious to see how different it is from the film. The movie is very entertaining so I;m sure the book is.4/5(2).

Editions for Waiting to Exhale: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in Book Review: Waiting to Exhale Waiting to Exhale is a wondrous, explicit representation of four middle-class African American females in the late twentieth century and their tumultuous relationships with men, relationships, and a number of both personal and professional problems that each of them endures.

A racy, zesty, irreverent and absorbing book with broad mainstream appeal, McMillan's third novel (after Mama and Disappearing Acts) tells the stories of four 30ish black women bound together in. Talk about timing. With relations between African-American men and women in the spotlight as never before, here comes McMillan's report from the front: her bawdy, vibrant, deliciously readable third novel (Mama, Disappearing Acts) is the story of four black women friends and their frequently disastrous encounters with black men.

The four are in their mid-to-late 30s, middle. Getting to Happy is the sequel to Waiting to Exhale by author Terry McMillan. The novel follows the lives of four African-American friends in Phoenix, Arizona in McMillan decided to write the sequel after her divorce from Jonathan Plummer, the inspiration for How Stella Got Her Groove book was released in Adaptations: Waiting to Exhale (), How.

Terry McMillan. is the author of the critically acclaimed novels Mama and Disappearing Acts. Her third novel, Waiting to Exhale, has been a major New York Times bestseller and is one of the most celebrated books of the decade. McMillan is also the editor of Breaking Ice: An Anhology of Contemporary African-American Fiction.

She lives in northern California with her 3/5(10). This was evidenced by the movie, "Waiting to Exhale" an adaptation from Terry McMillan's best selling book in (Randolph, ). "Waiting to Exhale" made its debut ingrossed 65 million dollars, and was nominated for several Grammys.

The numbers are a testimony that this movie caused a stir among African American women. Such a stir File Size: KB. Directed by Forest Whitaker. With Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Lela Rochon.

Based on Terry McMillan's novel, this film follows four very different African-American women and their relationships with the male gender/10(K).

Book Title: Waiting to Exhale The author of the book: Terry McMillan Edition: NAL The size of the: MB City - Country: No data Date of issue: January 3rd ISBN: ISBN Language: English Format files: PDF Loaded: times Reader ratings: Waiting to Exhale is a masterful novel from a writer who has developed a special bond with her audience.

Set in Phoenix, Arizona, it's a wise, funny, and resonant story about the friendship between four very different women who have one thing in common: they have not fared well with the men in their lives.

Waiting to Exhale Homework Help Questions. Discuss the theme in Waiting to s the theme in Waiting to Exhale. I am not sure how you get far. Waiting to Exhale is a American romance film directed by Forest Whitaker (in his feature film directorial debut) and starring Whitney Houston and Angela Bassett.

The film was adapted from the novel of the same name by Terry McMillan. Lela Rochon, Loretta Devine, Dennis Haysbert, Michael Beach, Gregory Hines, Donald Faison, and Mykelti /10(). ‘Waiting to Exhale’ film Released in Dec. by FOX, Waiting to Exhale was based on the novel of the same title.

The book was released in .Waiting to Exhale () Plot. Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries. Based on Terry McMillan's novel, this film follows four very different African-American women and their relationships with the male gender. —.