Author: Tarin Towers

Katie Ponder

The Life and Loves of a She-Devil: Jealousy, Transformation, and Revenge

Ruth, wife of Bobbo, mother of Nicola and Andy, mistress of No. 19 Nightbird Drive, a good address in the best London suburb, feels she is “trapped in her body.” Ruth is six-foot-two, unshapely, her awkward form undergirding an indifferent face with a hook nose and three black moles, each sprouting hairs. Ruth’s rival is best-selling romance novelist Mary Fisher: diminutive, blonde, pretty, rich. She’s “accustomed to love,” to lying, and to sleeping with other women’s men.Read More