The novel commences with the protagonist, Becky Bloomwood, coming to the conclusion of her extravagant ten-month-long honeymoon around the world with her husband, Luke. Although the newlyweds have been enjoying themselves, Luke and Becky decide it is time to return home to England and to follow a normal way of life.
Back in England, Becky and Luke stop to visit the Bloomwood family and surprise them with their early return. Becky is shocked and dismayed when her parents appear to be hiding something. Not only that, but they are not impressed with Becky's gifts and don't seem as excited as Becky had hoped. The next day, Luke and Becky attend the christening of Suze's twins. Unfortunately, Suze has befriended a local woman, Lulu, who is a mother of four children and hopes that she and Becky will like each other. From their first meeting and much to Suze's dismay, Becky and Lulu quickly dislike each other to the point they become enemies
The book concludes with Becky finally relishing the pleasures of being thrifty and has finally reconciled with Luke. She and Suze are helping Jess organize a protest against a new shopping mall (which turns out to be one of Luke's new clients). Eventually someone finds Becky's Angel handbag and it is returned to her. She is hesitant to accept it and Suze asks her why, revealing it's a fabulous bag. Becky disagrees and she explains that the bag was the source of all the troubles it caused her when Suze, Jess and Luke turned away from her. Being in Northern England the last couple of days made her realize that she needs to be more responsible for her actions and grow up.
After a month becky and luck get married, they decided to go honeymoon in a several countries. Becky is a shopaholic person she buy everything that she want.
becky and husband honeymoon
After back from honeymoon
only now becky and luke have returned home to london and luke is furious. Two truckloads of those souveniers have cluttered up their loft, and the bills for them are outrageos
Oh my god! why there a two big trucks in front of my house
Luke insists becky to look on their budget whwn she want to buy something, because not all that she buy are useful for her.
Luke advices his wife
Darling i know you love shopping, but you must think about the budget when you start to buy something
but i can not stop shopping because i think taht all the items are losing if i do not get it