Q&A Candace Bushnell

The Sex and the City author's new novel, Lipstick Jungle, about three fabulous fortysomething women in New York City, is out Sept. 6.

I have a confession: I haven't finished the book.

The men turn out to be much better than they seem at the beginning. A couple of guys have said, God, the men seem so awful at the beginning. At the end, they get sort of redeemed.

As a guy, am I supposed to get what "lipstick jungle" means? The lipstick jungle is the world of working women. My girlfriends feel like lipstick is the last thing you put...

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