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You don t finish a 1000 page book unless it s readable or I don t anyway , but I was left with a bit of a so what feeling at the end of this It s the tale of a ruthless business man building an empire and shagging and upsetting lots of women There s kind of a twist, but to be honest it s so obvious it hardly counts as that, and there are lots of sections that just feel a bit unnecessary That said, it s often fun, that characters are pretty engaging and I now know the names of lots of fashi You don t finish a 1000 page book unless it s readable or I don t anyway , but I was left with a bit of a so what feeling at the end of this It s the tale of a ruthless business man building an empire and shagging and upsetting lots of women There s kind of a twist, but to be honest it s so obvious it hardly counts as that, and there are lots of sections that just feel a bit unnecessary That said, it s often fun, that characters are pretty engaging and I now know the names of lots of fashion and cosmetic brands that were popular in the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s This is Penny Vincenzi s first novel and what a blockbuster it is I read this when it first came out and I have gone on to read EVERY book that she has written An excellent holiday read Near the end I began to get slightly dissappointed because I thought I had sussed out what was going to happen but Penny brilliantly makes the reader think that but then comes up with something that had never entered your head so it does build up to an excellent climax after all. A good story set around the family members behind a multi million pound cosmetics empire, with family secrets emerging after the death of the main protagonist A kind of UK based Dynasty saga with glitz, jewels, clothes, cars etc. Penny Vincenzi is by far one of my top favorite authors because of her unique way of capturing the essence of her stories Weaving back and forth between different characters lives, Old Sins Penny s first novel is just like all of her others where you feel obsessed and a part of the scandalous love affairs, business deals, and changing times This one in particular takes place surrounding Julian Morrell and his cosmetics empire stemming from London in the early 1900s, extending and expanding Penny Vincenzi is by far one of my top favorite authors because of her unique way of capturing the essence of her stories Weaving back and forth between different characters lives, Old Sins Penny s first novel is just like all of her others where you feel obsessed and a part of the scandalous love affairs, business deals, and changing times This one in particular takes place surrounding Julian Morrell and his cosmetics empire stemming from London in the early 1900s, extending and expanding to New York and Paris throughout the 1980s Between the almost 1,000 pages of this story, you ll learn about this upper class family and their dealings, relations andSerious page turner for those of you who like old English scandals Got to page 148 and can t read any Very hard going and don t look forward to picking it up Disappointing A good read, but massive It was quite hard going at times, I struggled to pick it up sometimes The resolution was unexpected and I still have a few questions left unanswered A great read if your rich and powerful father has gotten remarried to someone younger than you II give it five because of how much thought and detail went into the book Plus the intensely and intimately written characters I loved how casual and intimate the dialogue was It wasn t too far fetched and unnatural It was so so English I LOVED the passive aggressive jabs of English high society conversation.Yes this was basically a soap opera and a lot of sexuality the act, appeal, and conversation like, a lot But I find that if some authors, like Vincenzi here, are brave enough to wri II give it five because of how much thought and detail went into the book Plus the intensely and intimately written characters I loved how casual and intimate the dialogue was It wasn t too far fetched and unnatural It was so so English I LOVED the passive aggressive jabs of English high society conversation.Yes this was basically a soap opera and a lot of sexuality the act, appeal, and conversation like, a lot But I find that if some authors, like Vincenzi here, are brave enough to write detailed and honestly about sex and relationships, then they won t shy away from talking honestly or frankly about unsavory things of human nature i.e impotence, drugs, parental negligence, emotional manipulation and abandonment, adultery, etc I enjoyed it Found 6 of Vincenzi s books at the thrift store one day, googled that she had died earlier this year, so I felt much obligated to get all her books and read them As always, another great novel by Penny I love her books because they are not only good, but her novel are long This one took me 2 weeks to read 983 pages because I read it during my downtime at work. (Read Epub) ô Old Sins Î POWER Two clever, stylish and ambitious women are fighting for control of a multi million cosmetics empire MYSTERY What is the secret that lies behind its charming, ruthless, mysterious creator, Julian Morell and why when he dies does he split the family inheritance between his family and a complete stranger GLAMOUR Here are the designer interiors, the jewels, pictures, cars and to die for couture of the rich and the super rich the glittering, fabulous world Julian created for himself, and the six powerful women who loved him PASSION A love story, poignant, sexy, tempestuous, spanning thirty years, a mother, a mistress, a wife and a daughter, but always overshadowed by old sins Detailed, sexy, scandalous, and worth reading Loved at the end of each chapter an unexpected item was shared that kept you reading Not my first Vincezi novel nor my last Great for a beach read or a long plane trip.