"A dizzily shopaholic comedy. . . . Wickedly delectable." --Janet Maslin, The New York Times
"Must-read." --The Hollywood Reporter
"Opulence and zaniness reign." --O, The Oprah Magazine
"It's impossible not to get sucked into this satirical novel." --Glamour
"A 48-karat read. . . . crazy fun." --Entertainment Weekly "Like Dynasty on steroids with more private jets, bigger houses, and a lot more money." --Vanity Fair
When New Yorker Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in Singapore with her boyfriend, Nicholas Young, she envisions a humble family home. But as it turns out, Nick's childhood home looks like a palace, and he just happens to be the country's most eligible bachelor.
On Nick's arm, Rachel may as well have a target on her back, and her relaxed vacation soon turns into an obstacle course of old money, new money, nosy relatives, and scheming social climbers.