DROP DEAD BEAUTIFUL
Collins doesn't look like she's going to be making fewer trips to the bestseller list anytime soon. The latest book in her continuing saga of Lucky Santangelo and her clan careens between Bel Air, Vegas and Mexico. Collins can still weave an entertaining spell as she
visits the lives of the rich and infamous.
Lucky is living the good life with hubby Lenny Golden at a Bel Air mansion, waiting for their Malibu home to be rebuilt and anticipating the opening of Lucky's new Vegas casino. Meanwhile, teenage daughter Max is proving to be as much of a handful as her mother. She's picked up an Internet stalker who's playing on her youthful rebellion to get even with her mother. And, as if things weren't interesting enough, she's been getting anonymous notes that read simply, "Drop Dead Beautiful." (St. Martin's, Jul., 512 pp., $24.95)