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Maura Stone, author of Five-Star FLEECING
(Written in Stone)
Five-Star FLEECING is a comedy set in the mid-1990’s about a corrupt luxury hotel in New York City. It’s the hotel version of “The Devil Wears Prada only funnier!
Having fled from dubious circumstances in her prior career, Linda Lane is now the acting Resident Manager of the esteemed Supreme Superior Hotel, all the rage of the entertainment, business and hospitality industries.
Surrounded by world famous celebrities, movie junkets, upscale guests and strangely conflicted hotel colleagues, Linda finds that the most daunting aspect of her job is her association with her celebrated boss, the General Manager, Mr. Ganiff. The longer she works for him, the more she realizes that perhaps her flight from her past was not precisely an escape from wild corruption and the most audacious and stunning discrimination.
Joey Pinkney: Where did you get the inspiration to write Five-Star FLEECING?
Maura Stone: Five-Star FLEECING started out as, strangely enough, a complaint letter. I railed at the indecencies committed at the hotel where I Continue reading 5 Minutes, 5 Questions With… Maura Stone, author of Five-Star FLEECING