Sex And The Single Zillionaire
A NovelBook - 2006
When wealthy sixty-something widower Steven Hudson agrees to appear on a reality TV show with a group of gorgeous young gold-diggers, despite the disapproval of his Wall Street partners, he finds unexpected love with Jessica James, the TV show's thirty-nine-year-old producer, a single mother with a teenage son and a would-be fiancé. A first novel. 100,000 first printing.
Legendary venture capitalist Tom Perkins pens a charming, slyly wicked tale of love among the fabulously rich.
Much to his surprise, and the chagrin of his Wall Street partners, Steven Hudson, a very wealthy middle-aged widower, agrees to appear on the new reality TV showTrophy Bride. Plucked from his lonely Central Park view penthouse and dropped into a frothy mix of stunning models, actresses, and athletes, Steven's sober life quickly veers out of control.
Lured from his self-imposed solitary existence by Jessica James, the smart and sexy producer ofTrophy Bride, Steven is encouraged by the enthusiastic response of Helen, his serious-minded daughter, and Henry, his trust-fund-spoiled son. And if Henry can lend his father a hand with the TV show, and ingratiate himself with some of the gorgeous contestants to boot, how can that hurt?
Steven plays along with the TV madness to stay close to Jessie, taping "dates" on his fabulous private jet, the breathtaking slopes of Vail, and his incredible yacht -- but try as he might to stay focused on this most unusual venture, he only has eyes for her. While Jessie struggles to keep the dazzling trophy brides in line, Steven struggles to show Jessie that he's more than just a zillionaire. But with an engagement ring on her finger from her hot young fiancé, is Steven too late?
Funny, sexy, and at times deeply moving, this debut novel is sure to be read in bedrooms and boardrooms all across the nation.
When wealthy sixty-something widower Steven Hudson agrees to appear on a reality TV show with a group of gorgeous young gold-diggers, he finds unexpected love with Jessica James, the TV show's thirty-nine-year-old producer.