Random House, Inc. Her husband left her for another man. Her boyfriend may be cheating. Her mother’s got a secret. Is everyone having great sex but Rachel?
Lately, stand-up comic Rachel Katz’s life has begun to resemble a not-so-funny comedy routine — the kind where nobody laughs and everybody inches toward the door.
It began when her husband cheated ... with another man. Now she’s raising a ten-year-old son who’s fixated on Barbra Streisand and wondering if her dentist boyfriend — who won’t stop flossing long enough to make love to her — is having an affair.
Enter Matt Clapton, a wickedly sexy washing machine repairman who likes Rachel’s jokes and makes her feel like a woman for the first time in ages — maybe in her entire life.
With her mother busy planning a wedding Rachel isn’t sure she wants, her son dead set on inviting Barbra to the reception, and the groom-to-be in South Africa, working on someone else’s oral hygiene, the question is: What’s she going to do about it? Especially when fame and fortune beckon in a comedy contest that could put her on the map ... and change her life forever.
Spin Cycle tells a wickedly funny, shamelessly erotic story of lovers and liars, exes and children, parents and other strangers. This hip and hilarious new novel by the acclaimed author of Neurotica introduces a heroine who never loses her sense of humor and who discovers, somewhere between the rinse and spin cycles, that love — and laughter — can truly conquer all.
Baker & Taylor Stand-up comedian Rachel Katz finds her life resembles her own punch lines when her husband leaves her for another man, her son obsesses over Barbra Streisand, her boyfriend leaves for South Africa, and a sexy repairman turns her world upside down.
Baker & Taylor Stand-up comedian Rachel Katz finds her personal life is beginning to resemble one of her own punch lines as her husband leaves her for another man, her young son develops an obsession with Barbra Streisand, and her dentist boyfriend is taking a sabbatical in South Africa, until a sexy washing machine repairman turns her world upside down. By the author of Neurotica. Original.