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Short Synopsis
Wendy Wax invites listeners into the world of four authors, best friends Mallory, Tanya, Faye, and Kendall, who collaborate on a novel together, never suspecting that the finished book will become a runaway bestseller.

Full Synopsis
Once upon a time four aspiring authors met at their very first writers' conference. Ten years later they're still friends, survivors of the ultra-competitive New York publishing world. Mallory St. James is a workaholic whose bestsellers support a lavish lifestyle. Tanya Mason is a single mother juggling two jobs, two kids, and too many deadlines. Faye Truett is the wife of a famous televangelist and the author of inspirational romances: no one would ever guess her explosive secret. Kendall Aims's once-promising career is on the skids—and so is her marriage. Her sales are dismal, her new editor detests her work—and her husband is cheating. Barely able to think, let alone meet her final deadline, Kendall holes up in a mountain cabin to confront a blank page and a blanker future. But her friends won't let her face this trial alone. Together they collaborate on a novel using their own lives as fodder, assuming no one will ever discover the truth behind their words.

No one is more surprised than they are when the book becomes a runaway bestseller. But with success comes scrutiny and scandal . . . as these four best friends suddenly realize how little they've truly known each other.

"In a warm, smooth voice, Khristine Hvam perfectly presents this lovely story of real friendship." ---AudioFile

"Wax sheds insight on the writer/reader relationship and nurtures this invisible bond throughout. Sure to appeal to fans of women's fiction and aspiring writers." ---Library Journal

"This tale of friendship is a wonderful beach [listen]. It's fast moving, fun and terrifically entertaining." ---Romantic Times

"A terrific story brimming with wit, warmth, and good humor. I loved it!" ---Jane Porter, author of Mrs. Perfect

The Accidental Bestseller

Author Wendy Wax

Narrated by Khristine Hvam

Publication date Nov 19, 2012

Running time 15 hrs

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