Celebrities and the literati are expected to attend a book launch of New York City‚Äôs author-social commentator, Meredith Cagen at Charlie Palmer‚Äôs Metrazur venue overlooking Grand Central Terminal, between 5 ‚Äď 7:00 pm. Wednesday, June 23
Online PR News – 10-May-2010 – – The book, ‚ÄúSize Eight in a Size Zero World,‚ÄĚ deals with the ‚Äúglitzy, societal fame game of Manhattan.‚ÄĚ It‚Äôs written in the tradition of ‚ÄúSex and the City,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúThe Ivy Chronicles.‚ÄĚ
At Metrazur, a New York landmark restaurant, Ms. Cagen will discuss her book which has been described as a ‚Äúdeliciously, naughty take on New York society‚ÄĚ and has quickly become a ‚Äėmust read.‚Äô
Ms. Cagen, a native of New York City, has drawn upon a lifetime of personal experience in writing her novel, ‚ÄúSize Eight in a Size Zero World.‚ÄĚ The book is based on movers and shakers and ‚Äėwannabees,‚ÄĚ who live and work in Manhattan. She has fashioned a believable cast of characters, featuring Lindsay, an overworked, unappreciated working wife and mother who embarks on a plan to better herself and her plight.
Ms. Cagen obtained a B.A. from SUNY, Stony Brook, L.I., NY in Economics, an MBA, from Mount Sinai School of Medicine/ Baruch College. She became a Registered Nurse after working in Private Equity Investment Banking in the U.S. and Europe.