The Babylon series is a series of books by British author Imogen Edwards-Jones which provide exposés of work places or industries using fictionalized characters and real incidents and stories.
The Babylon series is a series of books by British author Imogen Edwards-Jones which provide exposés of work places or industries using fictionalized characters and real incidents and stories, based either on the author's own experiences such as in Hotel Babylon, or on stories from anonymous insiders. It exposes the exploits of the staff and guests alike.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Imogen Edwards-Jones lifts the veil on the highs, lows and excesses of the wedding industry â? the scams that inflate the price of everything from flowers to cakes to marquee rental. Plus wedding disaster stories of high jinks and low comedy.
Imogen Edwards-Jones – author of Hotel Babylon, Pop Babylon and Fashion Babylon which has been made into a TV series is at it again. She has released a book that spills the beans about the UK wedding industry. She takes us behind the scenes of the excesses of the industry and focuses on the real life bridezillas. Its all based on the rich and famous and The book is based around the wedding planners of penrose and all the humanly horrid things they have to put up with just to make the bride happy
Following a week in the life of a busy wedding planner, and based entirely on true but anonymous stories, Wedding Babylon takes you to the heart of an industry where emotions run high, money flows like champagne and £3,000 cakes are made of polystyrene. Why are weddings so expensive? What makes us spend a year's wages on one Big Day?
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Also by Imogen Edwards-Jones. For The Passenger –. whoever you may be. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS. With very grateful thanks to the wonderful Eugenie Furniss and Stephanie Cabot, the industrious Jenny Dare, the handsome Doug Young, and all of Transworld for their fabulousness. And to all the people whose time and patience I called upon during the hours and days I spent interviewing them in cafés, offices, warehouses and cold damp corridors: I am extremely thankful as I could not have done this without your humour, trust and kind cooperation.
Now, in the bestselling Babylon tradition, Imogen Edwards-Jones lifts the lid on the excesses of the wedding industry. The scams which inflate the prices of everything from flowers to cakes to marquee hire. And the wedding disaster stories of high jinks at the altar and disastrous low comedy in the speeches. The potential for things to go horribly, horribly wrong is never higher than at a wedding. Hilarious, shocking and thoroughly entertaining, Wedding Babylon is proof positive that the dream day is never far from becoming a nightmare. Серия: "-" It is a truth universally acknowledged that everyone loves a good wedding.
Imogen Edwards-Jones is the bestselling author of Hotel Babylon, Air Babylon, Pop Babylon and Fashion Babylon, as well as novels such as My Canape Hell and Shagpile. She lives in west London with her husband and their young daughter. Camilla is our well-connected, somewhat dyslexic secretary, who can book a three-storey marquee almost as enthusiastically as her weekly manicure. Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous. The other is Jez, Bernard’s slouching, twentysomething nephew with bouffed X Factor hair. He spends his days surfing the net, while furiously texting long-legged lovelies who look like they are channelling Peaches Geldoff, and has little or no interest in the wedding industry.
Wedding Babylon (Paperback). Imogen Edwards-Jones (author). Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of Waterstones’ special offers. Following a week in the life of a busy wedding planner, and based entirely on true but anonymous stories, "Wedding Babylon" takes you to the heart of an industry where emotions run high, money flows like champagne and GBP3,000 cakes are made of polystyrene.