WorldCat Identities

Goldsmith, Olivia

Overview
Works: 77 works in 796 publications in 23 languages and 25,295 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Romance fiction  Black humor  Satire  Humorous fiction  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3557.O3857, 813.54
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Olivia Goldsmith
The First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

122 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 20 languages and held by 2,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three first wives band together to take their due from the men who used them, abused them, and then dumped them
Pen pals by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

48 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When "Wall Street showboater" Jennifer Spencer agreed to "take the heat" for her boss's insider trading, she thought at worst she'd be sent to some country club prison for white collar ladies. At the very least, Tom Branson, "the sharpest (and most handsome) young counsel on the Street" (as well as her "beloved fiance") would arrange for special treatment and an expedited appeal that would have her back in her posh office within days. But once the gate is locked at Jennings Correctional Facility, Jennifer realizes that her boss, and somehow even Tom, have abandoned her to serve the full three to five years in a "battleship pink" hellhole
Young wives : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

86 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three thirty-something women, all betrayed by their husbands, bind together for friendship and revenge
Marrying Mom : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

62 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grant: Snee Reinhardt Charitable Foundations
Switcheroo : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

60 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which a wife and a mistress switch places, one to experience passion anew, the other to experience security. Since they resemble each other, the husband does not notice, until the time comes to cook Thanksgiving dinner
Bad boy : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

65 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 2,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonny, who keeps falling in love with women who have no romantic interest in him, persuades his best friend Tracy to teach him how to be like the men she goes for - bad boys in leather jackets - but his new look complicates both their love lives
Dumping Billy by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When multiple women are dumped by Brooklyn bad boy Billy Nolan--and then meet Mr. Right directly after--Kate Jameson hopes to heal her best friend's broken heart by setting her up with Billy
The bestseller by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

40 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on the publishing industry whose protagonists are a high-powered New York publisher and five novelists whose books he is publishing. The latter range from a fading romance writer, to a girl who hung herself because no one would accept her manuscript
Fashionably late : a novel by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the fashion industry through the eyes of Karen Kahn, a prominent designer. The novel describes the frenetic rhythm, the huge sums involved and the cutthroat competition. By the author of The First Wives Club
Flavor of the month by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

36 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rejected by Hollywood as too fat, actress Mary Jane Moran endures a series of operations to reemerge as thin, gorgeous Jahne Moore, and embarks on her new career in Tinseltown
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three mid-life Manhattanites, who have spent years helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, have each been dumped for a newer model. But these long time friends are determined to hit their exes where it really hurts - in the wallet! They come up with a cleverly devious plan to get even and to get it all
Young wives by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young wives seem to have it all, but when they discover lies embedded in their marriages, their lives fall apart. Sharing their misery and their dreams, they begin to plan a way to get back at their duplicitous men and thus transform themselves from victims to victors
Switcheroo by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sylvie Schiffer discovers that her husband is having an affair with a woman who--except for ten years and fifteen pounds--could be her twin, she decides on a plan that goes beyond revenge
Wish upon a star by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire takes the ferry into Manhattan every day, dreamily wishing that life could be as magical as it is in the novels she reads, and hoping she'll catch a glimpse of sexy lawyer Michael at work. Until one day, out of the blue, Michael offers her a trip to London, all expenses paid, and Claire's fortunes take an extraordinary about-turn. Crossing the Atlantic, a whole new world opens up for Claire. Finally, she can go to the ball - or, rather, revel in all the delights London has to offer a girl with a fresh spring in her step. The streets may not be paved with gold, but they are rich with opportunity. But happy-ever-after isn't easy, even in fairytales...and Claire must reckon without the obstructive efforts of a very strait-laced Englishman if she is going to have the happy ending she's after
First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elise, Brenda and Annie were all first wives inhabiting the headier spheres of New York society. Then in their forties, with their husbands at the pinnacle of success, they were abandoned for "trophy wives"--Younger, blonder and more decorative models. Now, they form "The First Wives Club" with the mission of getting even
Uptown girl by Olivia Goldsmith( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's something magical about Brooklyn boy Billy Nolan. It's not just that he's wickedly attractive, it's that any woman he dates and dumps (and he dates and dumps them all) immediately goes on to marry someone else
Bad boy by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Tracie and Jonny meet for coffee each Sunday night to discuss their forlorn love lives. Tracie loves boys with an affinity for leather jackets and poetry - classic bad boys who seem too good to be true (and usually are); Jonny falls for girls who never like him in that way ... until Jonny convinces Tracie to teach him some tricks of the trade
Dumping Billy by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's something magical about Billy Nolan. It's not just that the Brooklyn bar owner is wickedly handsome; it is also that any woman he dates and dumps - and he dumps them all - immediately goes on to marry the next man she meets. But Kate Jameson is immune to his charms. She left Brooklyn for upward-mobility in Manhattan at the first chance she got, and she's not about to fall for some cad from the old neighborhood. But when her best friend Bina's engagement is broken off, Kate hatches a plan: all she has to do is get Billy to date and dump Bina
Pen pals by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jennifer agrees to take the rap for her boss, who has been wreaking illegal havoc on the SEC, she unexpectedly finds herself in Jennings Correctional Facility for Women where she encounters a fiesty group of smart, tough women who change her life
Marrying Mom by Olivia Goldsmith( Recording )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When controlling mother Phyllis Geronomous decides to move from Florida back to New York to be with her three grown children, they join forces to marry Mom off
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.10 for Dumping Bi ... to 0.76 for Wish upon ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The First Wives Club
Alternative Names
Goldfield, Randy

Goldfield, Randy, pseud

Goldsmit, Olivia 1949-2004

Goldsmit, Olivii︠a︡

Goldsmita, Olīvija, 1949-

Olivia Goldsmith Amerikaans schrijfster (1949-2004)

Olivia Goldsmith écrivaine américaine

Olivia Goldsmith escriptora estatunidenca

Olivia Goldsmith escritora estadounidense

Olivia Goldsmith US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Rendal, Justine

Rendel, Justina 1949-2004

Rendel, Justine

Джъснин Рендал

Оливия Голдсмит

גולדסמית, אוליביה

גולדסמית, אוליביה. לוינסון, נורית

גולדסמית, אוליביה סופרת אמריקאית

Languages
Covers
Pen palsYoung wives : a novelMarrying Mom : a novelSwitcheroo : a novelBad boy : a novelDumping BillyThe bestsellerFashionably late : a novel