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Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo


The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo


"The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo" is a captivating novel that delves into the life of a fictional Hollywood icon, Evelyn Hugo. Set against the glamorous backdrop of Hollywood, it explores themes of love, identity, and fame.


The story begins with Monique Grant, an unknown magazine reporter, chosen to write the biography of legendary actress Evelyn Hugo, known for her seven marriages and mysterious past.

The Seven Husbands

  1. Ernie Diaz: Evelyn's first husband and a gateway to Hollywood.
  2. Don Adler: A leading man marked by glamour and abuse.
  3. Mick Riva: A brief, passionate escape.
  4. Rex North: A strategic marriage for career advancement.
  5. Harry Cameron: Her truest love and father of her child.
  6. Max Girard: An unfulfilling attempt to move on.
  7. Robert Jamison: Peace and companionship in later years.


  • The Illusion of Glamour: Evelyn's life hides struggles and sacrifices.
  • Identity and Authenticity: A battle between public persona and true self.
  • The Power Dynamics of Hollywood: The darker side of Hollywood fame.
  • Love and Sacrifice: The complexities and sacrifices in love.

Monique's Personal Growth

Monique’s journey is paralleled with Evelyn's, leading to her own personal and professional transformation.


The novel ties Monique and Evelyn’s fates together, revealing a deep connection and Evelyn's resilience and intelligence.