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Definitely will recommend to others. Just a moment while we aavenida you in to your Goodreads account. While there are vague feminist underpinnings – Marja refuses to be a victim and is proudly independent except when she isn’t – the tone is hard-boiled and salacious “her breasts were full and thrusting”revelling in the sordidness of the underworld Robbins is exposing.

Publisher Pat Knopf reportedly bought Never Love a Stranger because “it was the first time he had ever read a book where on one page you’d have tears and on the next page you’d have a hard-on”. We get plenty of Marja’s teen years, but then just a condensed history of her “professional madame” years.

There’s This is my most fave Harold Robins book I’ve ever fobbins. Curb was spelled “kurb” at least four times. There are a lot of tears, and eve Okay, I kind of liked it. Trivia About 79 Park Avenue.

As for this novel, I would recommend it to fans of trashy, soapy bestsellers, but if you want to get Harold Robbins at his best I would say check out The Carpetbaggers or The Lonely Lady before this one. One of my favorite Harold Robbins books – I’ve probably read it three times, the first time around as a teenageragain somewhere around or so, and most recently Summer of One of my first Harold Robbin’s books. From her posh Park Avenue office, Maryann provides access to exciting and sensual women to sate the desires of New York’s most powerful men.


Not recommended but a plus for Robbins; his lack of wordcraft and My longtime curiosity about old school mega-seller Robbins and the. He was reared by his pharmacist father and stepmother in Brooklyn.

I think it’s just as good as the first time – it’s a great read.

I wish I was able to keep my copy but apparently I lost it. Nov 25, Kurt Reichenbaugh rated it liked it Shelves: There are a lot of tears, and everyone gets slapped at least once! It’s an engrossing read, the type of novel Robbins did better than anyone else: He loved Marja despite robbibs trials they’ve been to. Please add cover avenira 3 11 Apr 25, May 31, Tina Foster rated it liked it.

A tale of a woman born of meager means who used her looks and maturity to best advantage to survive during trying times and in tough circumstances. I was so bored that I read it.

After that things picked up and I couldn’t wait to see what happened. Jun 12, Paula rated it it was amazing.

79 Park Avenue by Harold Robbins

The ending was somewhat disappointing as well. This is my second reading of this book after a long time. I snuck this book out of one of my parent’s book collections when I was about 15 or so Robbins simple prose is never impressive and the characters and action are packed harol cliches.

I remember it looming in our dusty bookshelf. I think I have read this atleast 3 times, first when inthen at and as recent as I remember the first time when I read it I didnt sleep the whole night! View all 4 comments. I could not put this book down. Another character, Ross Drego, is a gangster who meets a very Bugsy Siegel-like end Adler herself had some connections to gangster Dutch Schultz.


Inevitably, their paths cross once more Jul 12, Daniela rated it really liked it.

79 Park Avenue

The inspiration for the highly rated miniseries of the same name, 79 Park Avenue tells a sizzling tale of lust, power, and corruption. Driven by Usually when I read a book again, my impression of it changes with time and age. Guess our tastes change Robbins dedicates this lurid Call Girl classic to his wife.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Apr 26, MTK rated it liked it. Excellent choice if I do say so myself, since I was the one to pick the book this time. Nunca obtuvo las cosas que quiso, aunque tampoco quiso demasiado.

His first book, Never Love a Strangercaused controversy with its graphic sexuality. I can’t help but like Harold Robbins What more could any reader ask for? Paperbackpages.

La vida de la protagonista es sumamente triste. It shows how people feel forced down different roads in life and no matter which path we take we all have feelings and emotions and are all in need of love, respect, care and security.

Jan 19, Rixi rated it really liked it. I found the switching aveniida and forth from first person to third person sort of jarring, as well as the jumping around in time. Oct 15, Sekarmelati Ristyardhini rated it really liked it. He would become arguably the world’s bestselling author, publishing over 20 books which were translated into 32 languages and sold over million copies.