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HRT: Husband Replacement Therapy

Narrated by: Jennifer Vuletic
Length: 10 hrs and 4 mins
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Ruby has always been the generous mediator among her friends, family and colleagues, which is why they have all turned up to celebrate her 50th birthday. But after a few too many glasses of champers, Ruby's speech doesn't exactly go to plan. Instead of delivering the witty and warm words her guests are expecting, Ruby takes her moment in the spotlight to reveal what she really thinks of every one of them. She also accuses her husband, Harry, of having an affair and reads to the audience the evidence she found on his phone that very morning.

Saving the best till last, Ruby lambasts her calculating octogenarian mother for a lifetime of playing her three daughters against each other. It's blisteringly brutal. As the stunned gathering gawks at Ruby, the birthday girl concludes her bravura monologue with the throwaway comment that she has terminal cancer. She has cashed in her life savings and plans on taking her two sisters cruising until she dies. Courageous? Or ruthlessly selfish?

But, do they even want to go with her? And, was it her medical results she read?

©2020 Kathy Lette (P)2020 Penguin Random House Australia

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Awful

What an awful book. Horrible characters, silly plot, absolutely woeful. I'm amazed Kathy put her name to it.

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Comedy and Life

A great read, I haven't laugh so hard for a long time. Also a good look at life.

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Rib Tickler 🤣🤣

loved it couldn't stop listening and laughing absolutely recommend this book😁😁 Kathy Lette is an amazing author 👍👍👍

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FANTASTIC

What a fantastic story. Thank you Kathy for your awesome, laugh out loud story telling.Had me in fits 🤣🤣🤣 Thank you Jennifer for your wonderful narration which only added to the hilarity. 💕

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Funny and true!!!!

Loved every minute of it!!!! Couldn't stop listening......made travelling in the car to and from work absolutely delightful......

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Gurty57

This book would be the best book I have listened to in a while. Kathy Lette is a wonderful author and & Jennifer Vuletic was amazing telling the story.

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Wonderful

loved it exciting funny and enjoyable laughed so much great story the best cracked me up

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5 stars——So Witty and hilarious!

I have not laughed out loud, reading a book, many times over, for a long time!!! Highly recommend! It is a reality check around that 50 mark!! Too funny,,Kathy! I think her best yet!!!! Loved it!!

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Witty and irreverent.

Every line is a witty 1-liner! Smart, funny, good in bed....you will recognize yourself here.

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HRT A great read

Funny, enjoyable. Loved the plot twist and narration by Kathy it added to the story