Candace Bushnell is the critically acclaimed and bestselling author of Sex and the City, Four Blondes, Trading Up, and Lipstick Jungle. Her first book, Sex and the City, was the basis for the HBO hit television show and movie. Her fourth book, Lipstick Jungle, was a drama on NBC for two seasons. Bushnell was also the host of Sex, Success and Sensibility, a live radio show on Sirius Stars. She lives in New York City.