Living| Chick lit — and hen lit for the over 40 crowd — has morphed into stories about the lives of chic women now devastated by America’s economic woes. Gone are Manolo shoes and Venti lattes. Welcome to the world of hedge fund wives on the financial ropes.
Will chick lit ‘go soft’ on us, with jaded, shallow women finding spiritual and self-realization redemption? In the case of the Moderns, it depends on our economic recovery.
We rare read about a chic lit heroine who wore birkenstocks.