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Publisher's Summary

With more than four million copies sold, Wifey is Judy Blume's hilarious, moving tale of a woman who trades in her conventional wifely duties for her wildest fantasies - and learns a lot about life along the way.

Sandy Pressman is a nice suburban wife whose boredom is getting the best of her. She could be making friends at the club, like her husband keeps encouraging her to do. Or working on her golf game. Or getting her hair done.

But for some reason, these things don't interest her as much as the naked man on the motorcycle....

©2011 Judy Blume (P)2021 Penguin Audio

Critic Reviews

“It works perfectly! Wit, pathos, and the ring of real life.” (Los Angeles Examiner

“A very likeable heroine...a nice, upper-middle-class housewife with a very dirty mind.... Hide it where the children won't see it.” (The Cincinnati Enquirer)

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70’s Classic

Wifey is a timeless treasure, just as hilarious and poignant now that I’m 52 as it was when I was too young to be reading it. Thank you, Audible, for releasing it.

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My mine issue with my enjoyment of this book was that I couldn’t stand the Wifey. She just irritated me just like her vaginal itch irritated her. She seemed to lack a moral compass and was pretty selfish. Husband’s and wives should not make each other unhappy and they should share in and celebrate each other’s happiness but not be responsible for individual happiness.
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