In Gwen Cooper?s Diary of a South Beach Party Girl Rachel Baum, an obedient Miami native on the fast track to suburban anonymity, gets drawn into South Beach’s treacherous nightlife, circa 1997.
Cameron Diaz, J. Lo, Leo, and other late-’90s stars.
Bottom Line Cooper’s story has as much exotic appeal as Miami’s famed turquoise tides…and can be just as shallow. But there’s real wit and pathos beneath the feather boas. B+