Posts tagged "candace bushnell"

The Most Amazing Connecticut Stereotypes In The New York Times’ Candace Bushnell Profile

No one would accuse Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell of being not-fancy. This is the woman, after all, who popularized Manolo Blahniks and finance fiancés named Mr. Big.

Jessica Wakeman | January 19, 2013 - 10:00 am

AnnaSophia Robb Snags The Lead In “The Carrie Diaries”

Understandably, the role of a high school-aged Carrie Bradshaw is highly coveted among legions of young actresses, but the character that led Sarah Jessica Parker to enduring fame leaves behind…

Rachel Krause | February 28, 2012 - 11:40 am

Candace Bushnell Will Milk “Sex And The City” For All It’s Worth

“Summer In The City” is not just a hit song in the ’60s by Lovin’ Spoonful. It’s also author Candace Bushnell’s second “prequel” young adult novel about Carrie Bradshaw, a.k.a.

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Book Critic Says Pink Covers “Candy Coat” Books For Women And Girls

I have a favorite independent bookstore near my office. There are tables full of new fiction and non-fiction, shelves filled with New York Times bestsellers, and one particular bookshelf full…

Jessica Wakeman | July 28, 2010 - 3:30 pm

“Sex And The City”: The Prequel

Young adults novels are hot right now. Like, really, really hawt—maybe you heard of these little fringe ones called Twilight and Gossip Girl? Well, Candace Bushnell—the scribe who wrote the…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 17, 2010 - 2:10 pm

They’re Baaack … Sex And The City Prequel Cover Revealed

Hot off the presses! Check out the just-released cover of the Sex and the City prequel: Candace Bushnell’s The Carrie Diaries. The book, which takes place during Carrie Bradshaw’s high…

Susannah Breslin | November 17, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Candace Bushnell Tames The Term “Cougar”

Famous lady author Candace Bushnell has cracked the whip against the term “cougar” in an op-ed published in the upcoming issue of More magazine. So what if the “Sex and…

Ami Angelowicz | August 26, 2009 - 11:10 am

Quickies!: “Kill Bill” Actor David Carradine Found Dead

“Kill Bill” star David Carradine, 72, was found dead this morning, hanging from a rope in his closet.[Pop Eater] — RIP Carradine.
James Franco bails on giving the UCLA…

Carrie Wasterlain | June 4, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Is A Sex And The City Prequel Too Much Of A Good Thing?

Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell is penning two teen novels about Carrie Bradshaw’s adolescence. As a “Sex and the City” fanatic and Carrie-phile, I’m know I’m excited. I’m…

Leigh Raines | September 18, 2008 - 3:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Drinking Green, Lindsay Lohan’s New Company, And Educated Sex Workers

How do you stay “green” when you’re out on the town? Order a mixed drink; they require less energy than blended ones. No more Daiquiris for you. [LiveScience]
Lindsay Lohan…

Catherine Strawn | September 18, 2008 - 1:00 pm

How Many Pairs Of Shoes Can $25 Million Buy?

The SATC character who probably made the most money on the show (fancy corporate lawyer Miranda) is played by the actress who is worth the least (Cynthia Nixon), and the…

Catherine Strawn | March 17, 2008 - 6:37 pm

Romance On TV: It’s A Lipstick Jungle Out There

It’s weird — as much as I loved Sex and the City when it was on TV, in retrospect, watching the episodes on demand now, I realize how…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 10, 2008 - 7:04 pm